'Unforgettable': Poppy Montgomery 'almost understands' when shows get canceled

Poppy Montgomery is grateful that enough people didn't forget her latest series.When CBS' 2011-12 schedule was announced, one of the big surprises was that "Unforgettable" wasn't on it. In its freshman season, the mystery series about a New York police detective with heightened recall averaged more than 12 million viewers per week ... an audience most shows don't come close to drawing these days. Two years later, though, "Unforgettable" lives again: It returns to CBS with new episodes Sunday, July 28.Soon after the CBS cancellation. Lifetime and TNT were mentioned as networks "Unforgettable" might be shopped to. In the end, though, CBS made the very rare decision to retract the pink slip and continue the show."Nothing surprises me anymore," star Poppy Montgomery tells Zap2it with a laugh about resuming the central role of Carrie Wells. "Television has become extraordinarily competitive, so when shows get canceled, I almost understand. There's just so much out there to...



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