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Fox Dumps Its New Animated Show 'Murder Police'; Will Shop to Other Networks

Fox has pre-canceled its new animated series Murder Police, scrapping the show before it even airs, TV Guide reports. Executives at the network were apparently unhappy with early cuts of the show, which is why they left it off the 2013-14 schedule. The studio behind Murder Police is planning on shopping it around to cable once more episodes are finished. While there's no indication of what networks the studio is going to first, Adult Swim and TBS seem like likely contenders to grab the show.

Fox ordered 13 episodes of Murder Police last year. The show, from former Family Guy showrunner/Futurama writer David A. Goodman and newcomer Jason Ruiz, follows an inept [...]

Fox Orders Animated Series 'Murder Police' from Ex-'Family Guy' Producer

Fox just placed a 13-episode order for a new animated show called Murder Police from former Family Guy showrunner/Futurama writer David A. Goodman and Jason Ruiz. Deadline reports that Murder Police will follow "a dedicated but inept detective and his partner in a twisted city precinct as they try to solve serious crimes." It's the first new animated show Fox has ordered since 2010, when the network picked up Napoleon Dynamite and Jonah Hill's Allen Gregory for six and seven episodes, respectively, before swiftly canceling both. Murder Police will likely be joining Fox's Sunday night Animation Domination block, alongside The Simpsons, Bob's Burgers, Family Guy, and American Dad!, [...]