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ABC’s “Trophy Wife” Cancelled, “The Middle” Scores Season 6

ABC has predictably decided not to move forward with a second season of critically acclaimed comedy “Trophy Wife.”

Cast member Marcia Gay Harden confirmed the show’s unfortunate fate in a Tweet early Friday morning.

“Thank u 4 watching beloved fans. Parting is such sweet sorrow… @TrophyWifeABC cancelled just hours ago,” wrote the actress.

Although official confirmation has not yet emerged, ABC was also expected to pass on a second season of comedy “Mixology.”

— On the positive front, ABC did officially hand out a sixth season renewal to “The Middle.” It joins the nine series ABC officially renewed Thursday evening.

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