NBC cancels 'Up All Night,' 'Guys With Kids,' 'Whitney' and '1600 Penn' [Updated]

UPDATE 6 p.m. ET: NBC has also canceled first-year comedy "Guys With Kids" and sophomore "Up All Night," which was the subject of a quixotic attempt by the network to retool it from a single-camera show to a multi-camera one.NBC giveth and NBC taketh away. After picking up several pilots and giving a sixth-season renewal to "Parks and Recreation" on Thursday (May 9), the network swung the cancellation hammer on several other shows.First-year comedy "1600 Penn" won't be back next season. Neither will "Whitney," which got a surprise renewal last year but didn't survive to a third season.Both were expected, as ratings for both "1600" and "Whitney" were soft and NBC is doing a fairly serious overhaul of its comedy roster. It has already picked up four new half-hours to go along with "Parks and Rec."One of the new shows, "About a Boy," will feature "1600 Penn's" Benjamin Stockham as the kid whom David Walton's...



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May 14, 2013 10:23AM EDT

Not fair at all I love Guys with Kids I was looking forward to the new season this show is so funny and I can relate to as a stay at home Mother of two. I also enjoyed 1600penn and Whitney Now what am I going to watch to brighten up me and lighten up my day when I'm feeling down and need a laugh. I'm so sick NBC constantly cancelling all the good shows. There's some other shows that I'm really upset about as Well that has been canceled on me. If they need ratings why not go online and rate the people that watch online, Huluplus and stream the shows. Not everybody can afford to buy cable.

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