It’s so hard to say goodbye but sometimes it’s actually easy. You decide when taking a look at all the shows canceled or ended in 2022.
Let’s just call it winter cleaning as networks are still emptying their content slate *cough* HBO MAX *cough*. So as we head into 2023, let’s take a look at all the shows that won’t be heading into the new year with us.
FYI, we only listed shows that actually ended in 2022. If the last new episode is in 2023, we didn’t add them.
We categorized the shows canceled by the network or streamers. Any new cancelations will be added in bulk at the top, so be sure to check back.
ABC canceled the musical drama after one season
The series ended after 8 successful seasons (2013-2022)
Additional ABC Shows Canceled or Ended
Card Sharks, season 2
The Celebrity Dating Game, season 1
The Hustler, season 2
Match Game, season 5
Promised Land, season 1
The CW canceled the Kaci Walfall-led DC series however there were talks in trying to continue Naomi’s story on a streamer or another network. So far no update on if that will happen.
The CW canceled the drama after three seasons
The shortly-lived spin-off was canceled after only one season by The CW
Additional CW Shows Canceled or Ended
4400, season 1
Charmed (reboot), season 4
Riverdale, season 7
Legends of the Hidden Temple, season 1
DC’s Legend of Tomorrow, season 7
DC’s Stargirl, season 3
Dynasty, season 5
Legacies, season 4
Nancy Drew ended after four seasons
Roswell, New Mexico, season 4
In the Dark, season 4
Our Kind of People
After only one seasons, the family drama was canceled on FOX.
Additional FOX Shows Canceled
Pivoting, season 1
The Big Leap, season 1
Monarch, season 1
Promised Land, season 1
Duncanville, season 3
Nick Cannon Talk Show, season 1
The Wendy Williams Show ended after 13 seasons
The Real, season 8
After only one season NBC canceled their cat and mouse drama.
This is Us
The series ended after its sixth season (2016-2022). This Is Us Creator Dan Fogelman said the show had to end with season 6. “It’s not because we don’t have any more story to tell,” Fogelman says. We’ve known since spring 2021 that Season 6 of This Is Us would be its last—but even still, we’re not ready to say goodbye to The Big Three and their loved ones.
After two seasons NBC canceled the single-family comedy.
Additional NBC Shows Canceled
Good Girls, season 4
Small Fortune, 1 season
Ellen’s Game of Games, season 4
A Little Late with Lilly Singh, season 2
Mr. Mayor, season 2
Ordinary Joe, season 1
Maury ended after 30 seasons
CBS canceled their medical drama after one season. It centered on Dr. Sam Griffith who excels in her new leadership role as chief of surgery after her renowned boss (and father) falls into a coma. When her former boss wakes up months later demanding to resume his duties, Sam is tasked with supervising the egotistical surgeon who never acknowledged her stellar talent.
Additional CBS Shows Canceled
How We Roll, season 1
The Unicorn, season 2
B Positive, season 2
Beyond the Edge, season 1
Bull, season 6
United States of Al, season 2
Netflix’s live-action adaptation didn’t last compared to the original animated series and it was swiftly canceled after one season. The series starred John Cho and Mustafa Shakir as futuristic bounty hunters on adventures in their spaceship — the Bebop.
The series was renewed for a third and final season, Part 5, which premiered on October 27, 2022.
Netflix has opted not to move forward with a second season of Archive 81, the horror drama starring Mamoudou Athie and Dina Shihabi.
Netflix canceled their vampire-love-drama after one season.
One of Netflix’s most successful dramas is ended after its fourth season
Additional Netflix Shows Canceled
Blockbuster, season 1
The Midnight Club, season 1
Raising Dion, season 2
Warrior Nun, season 2
Never Have I Ever ended after its fourth season
Gentified, season 2
Resident Evil, season 1
Partner Track, season 1
Another Life, season 2
The Baby-Sitters Club, season 2
Bonding, season 2
Cooking with Paris, season 1
Derry Girls ended after the third season
Fate; The Winx Saga, season 2
Grace and Frankie ended after its seventh season
The Imperfects, season 1
Julie and the Phantoms, season 1
Locke and Key ended after its third season
Manifest ended after its fourth season
Partner Track, season 1
Peaky Blinders ended with season 6 but there will be a film or spin-off of the series
Pretty Smart, season 1
Q-Force, season 1
Space Force, season 2
The Wilds, seaon 2
After 4 seasons, HBO Max shocked everyone when they canceled their highly-rated futuristic series.
After three seasons, HBO Max canceled their reality competition show
The Flight Attendant
After two seasons, the mystery comedy/drama was canceled
Additional HBO MAX Shows Canceled
In Treatment, season 2
The Hype, season 2
Sweet Life Los Angeles, season 2
FBoy Island, season 2
Minx, season 2
The Gordita Chornicles, season 1
Scoob!: Holiday Haunt
Raised by Wolves, season 2
Made for Love, season 2
Time Traveler’s Wife, season 1
Raised by Wolves, season 2
Batman: Caped Crusader
Merry Little Batman
The Nevers, season 2
The Day the Earth Blew Up: A Looney Tunes Movie
Bye Bye Bunny: A Looney Tunes Musical
Did I Do That to the Holidays: A Steve Urkel Story
The Amazing World of Gumball: The Movie
After 7 great seasons, Queen Sugar ended towards the end of 2022. “To everything, there is a season. And my producing partner Paul Garnes and I have had seven gorgeous seasons making Queen Sugar with a remarkable cast and crew, alongside our partners at OWN and Warner Bros. Television,” show creator Ava DuVernay said in a statement shared with THR.
Additional OWN Shows Canceled
Black Love the docu-series ended after 6 seasons.
The Good Fight
After five seasons, the legal spin-off series which starred Delroy Lindo, Christine Baranski, Audra McDonald and more ended.
Additional Paramount+ Shows Canceled
Why Woman Kill was canceled after season 2 although there were plans for a third season
TNT’s dark comedy ended after four seasons. The series centered on a nail salon ran by Desna and her diverse, hardworking manicurists who also side-hustle with the mob.
Additional TNT Shows Canceled
Snowpiercer ended after after its fourth season
Animal Kingdom ended after its sixth season
Black Market with Michael K. Williams
Due to Michael K. William’s untimely death the series ended after two seasons.
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The Man Who Fell to Earth
Despite being one of the best shows of 2022, Showtime decided to not renew the alien series. It was originally set as a limited but it changed halfway through to develop it as a season show.
Showtime canceled their dark comedy led by Don Cheadle and Regina Hall after three seasons. The series follows a Wall Street chop shop run by Cheadle in the year leading up to “Black Monday” in 1987.
After two seasons, Showtime canceled the comedy.
Additional Showtime Shows Canceled
Desus and Mero ended their hit series after four seasons to pursue other ventures solo
The First Lady, season 1
Ray Donovan, season 7
City on a Hill, season 3
Work in progress, season 2
The series was canceled after two seasons. It was inspired by the life of artist Keith Knight, “Woke” starred Lamorne Morris as Keef, a Black cartoonist on the verge of mainstream success when an unexpected incident changed everything.
Additional Shows Canceled
Dollface, season 2
Maggie, season 1
Love, Victor, ended after three seasons
Marvel’s M.O.D.O.K, season 1
Long Slow Exhale
After only one season, Spectrum canceled their basketball drama.
*The platform has since shut down
Power Book V: Influence
This Power spin-off was ordered to series with Larenz Tate starring as politician Rashad Tate. Plans for the series were later cancelled.
Step Up was a Youtube series for two seasons before Starz picked up the seasons. However after three seasons in total, and one Starz it was canceled
Additional Shows Starz Canceled or Ended
Dangerous Liaisons, season 1 (Starz) – Cancelled,
Becoming Elizabeth, season 1
Additional Peacock Shows Canceled or Ended
Rutherford Falls, season 2
Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol
From the beginning, See was only billed to have three seasons so while many fans were upset, it was always the goal to end the series at this time
Additional Apple TV+ Shows Canceled or Ended
Shantaram, season 1
After only one season, Freeform gave the comedy-which was based on Pheobe Robinson’s book of the same name, the ax.
Donald Glover gave us a masterpiece and then ended his hit series after four seasons.
Additional FX Shows Canceled or Ended
Better Things ended after fifth season
Saints and Sinners
Bounce aired a sixth and final season of the hit original drama series earlier this year
After a long 25 season run, the children show ended on PBS.
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Additional PBS Shows Canceled or Ended
The Last O.G.
Tracy Morgan’s comedy was canceled after four seasons by TBS. The Last O.G. follows Morgan as Tray, a drug dealer who returns to his Brooklyn neighborhood after being in jail for 15 years.
Additional Shows Canceled or Ended
Additional Prime Video Shows Canceled or Ended
As We See It, season 1
Night Sky, season 1
Better Call Saul
After sixth seasons, the series ended. It’s no longer available on AMC/AMC Plus but you can rent on Prime Video.
Additional Shows AMC/AMC Plus Canceled or Ended
Kevin Can F**k Himself, season 2
Killing Eve, season 4
The Walking Dead ended after 11 seasons
Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim Block
Tuca & Bertie
After three seasons, Adult Swim canceled their comedy