'Charlie's Angels' gets canceled
The modern day television remake of "Charlie's Angels" has been canceled by ABC, the network confirmed to OnTheRedCarpet.com on Friday, October 14.
The show, which premiered on September 22, suffered from low ratings. The series starred former "Friday Night Lights" actress Minka Kelly, Annie Ilonzeh and Rachael Taylor as the titular "Angels" and was developed by "Smallville" creators Alfred Gough and Miles Millar.
Actress Drew Barrymore, who starred in the film adaptation of the original series, was one of the show's executive producers.
The original "Charlie's Angels" series produced in part by television legend Aaron Spelling, starred Farrah Fawcett, Farrah Fawcett and Jaclyn Smith. The show ran from 1976 to 1981.
The new series was a more modern take of the show set in Miami where three women, Kate, Abby and Eve. Minka Kelly starred as Eve, a street racer while Ilonzeh played ex-cop Kate and Taylor was Abby, a thief.
It was reported on Thursday that the networked picked up "Revenge" for a full season order.
"Charlie's Angels" joins fellow fall freshman series "The Playboy Club," "Free Agents" and "How to Be a Gentleman" in the cancelation category for the 2011-2012 television season.