TV show Brooklyn Nine-Nine saved by rival network
TV show Brooklyn Nine-Nine has been saved after a huge outcry against its cancellation on social media.
It was confirmed on Thursday that the police sitcom, starring Andy Samberg, Chelsea Peretti and Terry Crews, had been cancelled by FOX after five seasons.
The announcement came as a shock to fans, including a number of famous faces, who took to social media to vent their anger.
"Oh NOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!" Mark Hamill wrote, along with crying emojis. "I'm SO not ready to say #ByeBye99. Be forewarned @FOXTV-when networks dump shows I love, I'm known for holding grudges a long, L-O-N-G time... #EverythingILikeGetsCancelled."
It’s NINE o’clock and the NINE NINE is now on NBC. We are so grateful for our fans. THANK YOU. You made this happen. And we’re excited about this amazing new chapter for Brooklyn Nine-Nine. ❤️