Newswire: Joel McHale confirms: Community the series is done (but that movie…)

No matter how much we may flood the comments sections of certain episodes, it looks like Community is well and truly done. At least, as a series. In a new interview, Joel McHale confirms the show is over, and it doesn’t matter who wants to keep it on the air, because the actors’ contracts are up, and frankly, you can’t afford them. Here’s his response to the β€œIs it getting another season?” question:

No. They wanted to. But all of our contracts were up after six years. All the actors on the show, almost without exception β€” their stock has risen significantly and it’s out of the pay rate that is affordable to make the show. So you’re not going to be able to get Alison Brie or Gillian Jacobs at a normal television salary anymore. There is just not enough money to be able to …

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