Originally posted by PBE6
It's starting up again May 1? I can't wait. It's amazing how fan support actually brought back a cancelled show. I don't think that's ever happened before - not even with Star Trek geeks!
As far as I know, it is unprecedented.
With shows with long running histories, like Star Trek,
Cheers, or, now, with NYPD Blue, those shows became
tired, having run their course. To bring them back would
only to be embracing the mediocrity to which those shows
With Family Guy, though, it was cut, not because of poor
ratings or lack of interest, but because its content was 'too
controversial' for some. It was at its height and snuffed
too quickly. Fox is trying to recover from that. I don't
know if it will pick up the following it had (the Cartoon
Network's Adult Swim has helped maintain it), but we
shall see (I hope).