‘Raising Hope’ Cancelled by Fox

Raising Hope Season 4 Episode 16 The One Where They Get High (1)

Fox has cancelled the comedy series Raising Hope that stars Lucas Neff, Martha Plimpton and Garret Dillahunt as the Chances, a hilariously dysfunctional family. The network plans to air the series finale on April 4, according to TV Line, ending the show after 4 seasons. Executive Producer Mike Mariano has since thanked ‘Raising Hope’ fans for their loyalty the show.

“On behalf of myself, Greg Garcia and Raising Hope’s amazing cast and crew, I would like to thank our audience for tuning in and supporting us over the last four seasons,” executive producer Mike Mariano said in a statement. “We planned our Season 4 finale with this possibility in mind, and hope our loyal fans enjoy the way we’ve chosen to say goodbye to the Chances and to Natesville. Thanks again, and we’ll see you in syndication.”

The hour long series finale, entitled “How I Met Your Mullet,” will feature guest star Lesley Nicol (Downton Abbey) as Jimmy and Sabrina’s new maid at est 9 p.m. At 9:30 est p.m. ‘The Father Daughter Dance’ will see Virginia’s dad (played by Jeffrey Tambor) return to Natesville with a big surprise for her and Burt. The episode will also include a musical performance by country star Kenny Loggins.

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