ABC's Ugly Betty Cancelled

Ugly Betty is hanging up her specs, taking off her polyester suit and removing her retainers for one last time.

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In addition ABC have trimmed two shows from the season, making a total of 20 instead of the originally green lit 22.

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The news comes as no surprise, as the once hit show has been suffering ratings wise of late.

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There is a little good news for fans though, ABC have given the creative team enough time to work out a top notch series finale and finish on a high note.

Executive producer Silvio Horta and ABC president Steve McPherson confirmed the news in this joint statement: “We’ve mutually come to the difficult decision to make this Ugly Betty’s final season, and are announcing now as we want to allow the show ample time to write a satisfying conclusion. We are extremely proud of this groundbreaking series, and felt it was important to give the fans a proper farewell.”

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