NBC Cancels ‘Southland’

Production on the John Wells-produced cop series is being shut down after six episodes.

Last Updated: October 8, 2009 @ 4:39 PM

It’s the end of the road for drama "Southland," which has been canceled before the launch of its sophomore season.

Production on the John Wells-produced cop series is being shut down after six episodes.

"Southland," from Warner Bros. TV, was originally slated to debut in its new Friday 9 p.m. time slot during premiere week, but in August, NBC opted to push the start to Oct. 23 and air "Dateline NBC" in the meantime.

Read more on the Hollywood Reporter.