Fox Halts Production on Ben and Kate

Kimberly Roots
Fox Halts Production on Ben and Kate

Fox has stopped production on Ben and Kate, TVLine has confirmed.

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Though the network hasn’t officially cancelled the low-rated freshman sitcom, it was pulled from the schedule earlier this week and replaced — at least in the short term — with back-to-back episodes of Raising Hope.

The critically acclaimed Ben and Kate completed production on 15 of its 19 ordered episodes; 13 have aired, and there’s no word on a plan for the final two.

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