Newswire: NBC promises to stop canceling shows all the time

Ever since the end of The Office, NBC has been struggling to rebuild its formerly unstoppable comedy empire by throwing new shows at the wall and seeing what sticks. Unfortunately, very few things have, resulting in a consistent wave of cancelled comedies each season. Of course, something can’t become the new Office or Friends—or even the new Community—without having some room to breathe, so NBC has announced that it’s adopting a new strategy for putting its comedy brand back together: It’s going to stop canceling everything.

That comes from NBC Entertainment president Jennifer Salke (via The Hollywood Reporter), who told attendees at a recent event that her network had “a couple of years of over-correction,” resulting in stuff like The Michael J. Fox Show getting the axe before it really had a chance to find its footing. Salke says “the comedy brand got a little …

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