NBC Cancels Eva Longoria’s ‘Telenovela’

Freshman comedy to end after one season

Last Updated: May 13, 2016 @ 12:15 PM

NBC has canceled Eva Longoria‘s “Telenovela,” TheWrap has learned.

“Telenovela,” which Longoria executive produced, offered a behind-the-scenes look at the making of a telenovela, with Longoria portraying the star of the show.

The show was produced by Universal Television and Unbelievable Entertainment.

The news comes as NBC also gave the ax to freshman dramas “Game of Silence” and “Heartbeat” and live comedy series “Undateable.” Still in limbo are “Mysteries of Laura,” “Crowded” and “You, Me and the Apocalypse.”

The network has already renewed “Superstore,” “Law & Order: SVU” and Dick Wolf‘s entire “Chicago” franchise.