The CW Has Pulled the Plug on Emily Owens, M.D.

Dammit, I already used my one good medicine-related cancellation headline of the day on The Mob Doctor! Apparently today is Obvious Cancellation Day, because The CW has followed Fox's lead and made the long-overdue decision to whack Emily Owens, M.D.. The first-year show was six episodes into its first season when The CW said no more.

But there WILL be more, for this is the season where shows that networks don't want to see a fourteenth episode of get to put all of their produced episodes on the air. All 13 episodes of Emily Owens, M.D. will be broadcast so that you can get closure and the actors and crew can pick up a few more paychecks.

The most recent episode of Emily Owens, M.D., which aired last night, drew one million viewers and a 0.3 rating in the adult demo, which may as well have been a flatline.

This sounds like the perfect time for an irrelevant poll! Who would win in a fight to the death, Emily Owens, M.D.'s Emily Owens or The Mob Doctor's Grace Devlin? Vote for your "who" in the poll, then put your "why" in the comments.

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Such a shame it's been cancelled!!
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Only God know how this show inspired me. please find a way to bring it baack :((
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Fans Still Want to Save Show!! Find out more at Emily Owens Season 2 (@ kifness on twitter). Help get this show renewed!!
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I love love love love this show!!! :'(
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please no it's a great show here in poland we was watching it too....
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Wow, as the weeks go on, I keep thinking how sad it is that this show is not going to continue. This week's episode was by far the best. And not because of the Will/Emily-thing. But because the show has found a perfect balance between "happy lighthearted" and "reflective painful". She really moved on from Will and was actually considering Micah as a possibility. Do you know how hard it is to do that in real life? To get over wanting to be with your best friend who you see every day and accept that you will have to be interested in someone else? I loved how real this show had gotten and still made me smile by the end of each episode. It's not right that gems like this get taken away...
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I totally agree!! The CW has a winner here and doesn't even realize it! Fans are still trying to save show - join Facebook Fan page or Twitter (@ Kifness) to help!
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Really sucks that there won't be more. So what it doesn't appeal to the "Diaries" audience but maybe its time for a new audience. And the it was getting so good. Such a waste.
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That's what i'm thinking! If the CW wanted more comedies and procedurals - they must have also been targeting different demographics! But give these new viewers a chance to adapt and get used to joining CW! Don't cancel after only 6 episodes! People are still just finding out about it and enjoying this on Hulu - Fan numbers are still growing!!
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Terrific show. Look forward to this every week. So much better then the Carrie Diaries. Please rethink this decision.
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resuscitateemilyowens .com
Hey everybody that loves this show please sign the petion on this website to bring back emily owens md!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Signed!! Thanks! Facebook Fan pages are also trying other things - Boycott & Trending night and Fan Video to show CW how much this show is missed. Find out more (@ Kifness) on Twitter also! Fans need to be vocal!!
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WTH! Another great new show cancelled. This is an amazing show - great drama, very funny, and heartwarming. Maybe if they co-star Honey Boo Boo, they'll keep it since people seem to gravitate to stupidity. I am so frustrated with the networks. I can't keep up with all the new shows and when a great one does come along, they cancel it. Time to boycott TV.
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Why is it ALWAYS the feel good kinda shows that get cancelled???
this is a GREAT show!
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I just found out that Emily Owens, M.D. has been cancelled and I'm VERY upset. I've watched every episode and I love the show. This is the reason I hesitate to follow new TV programs because you really get involved in one and then, it's gone!

I love everything about the show, and find it to be a lighter version of Grey's Anatomy, which I also love. And as to comments that it doesn't know who its audience is, I think it could appeal to all age groups--if the CW would give it half a chance!!

I'm an older viewer, but clearly remember the angst of the high school years, so I feel both old and young can relate. I hope the CW reconsiders canceling this show, or that another station picks it up. The CW will always be second rate if they continue to renew trash shows and axe the good ones. Wake up, please!
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This is UNFAIR. We worked really hard to get 2,000 signatures. Sad to say, I'm never watching any shows on the CW again. This is not the first time they've canceled a great show, And it probably won't be the last. They should have given it a second chance. Can't they see how many loyal fans there are!? I tweeted them and told them that I'm not watching anymore of their shows. Their biggest mistake was canceling Emily Owens. The fact that they didn't even care how many loyal fans the show has, makes me angry. 2,285 people don't sign a petition for nothing!!!!
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I hope that in the end Emily and Will get together.
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Because I like this show.
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The FFFFFFFFFFFFF! This show is good and have lots of potential! I hope The CW reconsiders.
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I heard The CW contacted the "Save Emily Owens" FaceBook page by Email ad said they weren't reconsidering. I'm very angry! 2,285 people didn't sign the Emily Owens petition for nothing. People LOVE the show. I've contacted 3 other networks, asking them to consider picking up Emily Owens MD. Let's hope for the best!
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NOOOOOOOOO!!! They're cancelling Emily Owens?!?! I love that show:(( They should've cancelled Gossip girl two seasons ago, 90210 as soon as that crapfest started, and beauty and the beast..jeez who even watches that show..DARN IT CW!!! I was really getting into EOMD! So pissed right now..
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Dang it. I loved Emily Owens. I'm mega-bummed about this. :(
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I can't believe I was bitchy because they recast Jack Coleman's character. I thought this was going to be a minor hit on CW LOL.
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I actually liked Emily Owens! It was cute, and Mamie Gummer was great in it. Sad to see it go :(
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i watch emily owens for the cute doctors
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l knew it was gonna get chopped as soon as l saw the promo for it in summer
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Didn't like it a bit, but at least CW is showing all the episodes. If you want to see all of Saving Hope you have to squint at your computer.
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So sad right now. :( This has quickly become one of my favorite new shows, because it is so light-hearted and yes, it has some sort of glow. Obviously it is Grey's Light, but I didn't think that was a bad thing. Still, this doesn't really come as a surprise...
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I really liked it. Mamie Gummer was adorable in it.
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I knew this was going to get canned, I'm just surprised they didn't wait until the season was over to announce it. I thought for sure that's how they'd do it, so it's why I took it off my Dead Pool list. Who was this show supposed to be for? It's medical, which usually skews older; yet it's high school-esque which obviously is meant to skew younger. So basically, it tried to appeal to everybody, and as usual, aiming for the lowest common denominator ended up appealing to nobody.
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Rats!! I like this show. I don't understand why it got cancelled and dreck like 90210 (which is getting worse ratings than Emily Owens) is still around. This show is far from being the worst show on CW, both from a ratings standpoint and from a storyline standpoint.
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Branding, I'd have to assume. 90210 is a vaguely recognizable brand while EOMD isn't. The CW isn't about quality, it's about executives playing to a specific audience by using tracking and product promotion.
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I have to admit this show going over Beauty and the Beast is a bit of a surprise. Medical, crime and law dramas tend to stick even when the main characters are not particularly likable.
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NOOOOO!!! I really enjoyed this show!!!! I figured with Gossip Girl ending this could take its slot.... why cant they cancel stupid 90210!??
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I actually enjoyed this show.
It was like being in high school, but instead, inside the hospital.

Sad to see Mary Gummer say bye, for now... I'll watch the rest of the episodes x)
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NOOOOOOOOOOOOO!
I actually really loved Emily Owens, M.D.
It was turning into one of my favourite shows.
Screw you CW.
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no more shows about doctors nurses medics! enough. streep's daughter annoyed hell out of me in "off the map". this newbie medical intern (nurse, doctor) caught up in all kinds of mess falling in love and making "hard" decisions plus dumb voice-over full of idiotic irony and flat jokes is dead long time ago. say thanks to Shonda Rhimes.
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I think it borrowed too much from Grey's anyway, when is Beauty and the Beast gonna be canned too?
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Beauty & the Beast got a full season pickup
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We like B&tB. Why does it get dissed
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I have no idea. I really like it. It will never be as good as the '80s version but than what can?
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WOW - the CW cancelled a show and it's not even Christmas... Enough medical dramas people!!!
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The CW cancelled something? They tend to keep shows around well past their best before dates.
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It's so cheesy and childish, I so enjoyed it! I didn't figure it would stay though.
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No surprise there
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Oh, I'm actually sad to see it go. It was my "aaah, relax and simply enjoy it" show. It was wonderfully laid back and had this "glow" around it. You know what I mean? It was so deliciously childish, made me all happy and giggly like a little girl. I love Grey's Anatomy, but it's always stressy and dramatic and sometimes even pretty bombastic doing it. This was... Easy on the eyes.

So really, I looked forward to every new episode.
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I really liked this show it wasnt as heavy as most medical dramas im really sad to see it go
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I thought the show was alright, but it was too teen angsty since it was CW, yet they're nowhere near being teens.. liked some of the cast though, but i would've been surprised if this had made it past it's first season.
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I love how every single show that I second guessed and took off my Pool last minute actually got cancelled ><
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I am so disappointed! I really liked this show. I had so much fun with it. At least I hope they will end it properly with some good closure. I have some comfort that it'll end it while I still like it, before they make a musical episode like GA... And make me wanna puke.
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Because of her blood lines "Emily" is much more watchable than what'shername...
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Huh? So The Beauty and the Beast survived, but this didn't? OK, in light of the ratings the decision was completely understandable. I'm afraid patient Emily Owens had stage four cancel.

I'm not going to be crying over it, EO didn't mean anything to me. But I do think it was better than B&B, though. EO's cast was more interesting than B&B's.
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Absolutely agree. I'm not devastated by the news, but I did look forward to new episodes. I gave up on BatB after episode 4.
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They havent cancelled beauty and the beast oh thats such a horrific show i keep recording it to see if it improves but the lead actress is awful
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It got a full season order. I love Kritin Kreuk, but I realize that has a lot to do with the fact that she's pretty to look at. :(
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The problem is that they can't really make her overtly strong because then everyone would just she's a Kate Beckett clone (or maybe even Rizzoli, I don't know. I've never watched Rizzoli and Isles). Besides, as the Beauty half of the couple, she needs to be in a position that relies on the Beast. So she can't really be too much of a bad ass. The character would work better if they'd left her as an ADA, but the cop angle allows for a more dangerous-case-of-the-week approach.
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She maybe pretty but she cant pull off lead cop. She doesnt come across as likeable like Emily Owens or strong like Rizzoli How much is down to the writing and her acting i dont know
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Oh No! This totally sucks! I love that show. WTF CW?
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Only Mob Doctor has QB1.
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No big loss
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Hmm, I wish people would stop comparing this to Grey's Anatomy. They are SOOO different! I do agree with Doctor10 about it being better suited to a 1/2 hr timeframe. This show had a bit more of a Scrubs feel to it than GA. I'm kind of disappointed but not surprised at all. I think it would have done a LITTLE BIT better on a different channel.
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Pijama Pillow Fight !
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Wow. Looks like all I have left from this season are Arrow, Chicago Fire, and Elementary. All of the others have either been cancelled or I've lost all interest in them. Sad, sad season. :(
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