Neighbors were criticized because the production company could not find a new home for the soap popular on another channel. The news will wreak havoc on fans
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Neighbors were criticized for good – after the production company failed to find soap a new home.
Fremantle Media is said to have resonated with the fact that another channel won’t be able to watch the show, with an official announcement expected later in the week.
Program bosses are expected to say that after “searching many alternative sources of funding” they were unable to secure another channel to air the Australian drama – where his career kicked off. Kylie Minogue, Jason Donovan and many more.
A petition has been launched by fans of the series, desperate to see it taken over by another broadcaster after Channel 5 decided to pull the show back after nearly four decades on its screens. we.
At the time, a Channel 5 spokesperson confirmed the show would be ending, as they said in a statement: “Neighbours will no longer air on Channel 5 after this summer. It was a much-loved episode. on our schedule for over a decade, and we want to thank the cast, Fremantle, and all of the production team for their amazing work on this iconic series.
“Of course, we also want to thank the fans for their loyal support of Neighborhood throughout the years.”
They added: “We recognize there will be disappointment over this decision, however, our current focus is on increasing our investment in the original UK drama, which has the power strong appeal to viewers.”
Sources say Fremantle Media has been “working tirelessly” to find a new home, but the show will end this summer.
“Fremantle has not commented on the situation since the Channel 5 news,” a source said Sun.
“They have worked tirelessly to secure funding from other networks but sadly they have not been able to save the soap. This announcement will confirm that the soap will end this summer and they was overwhelmed by the love and support from the audience since then the news broke.”
Fans of this series are sure to be left devastated after forever, as they have begun petitioning in the hope that the show will be continued by another channel in the UK. At the time of writing, it has received over 60,000 signatures.
Jason Donovan was equally heartbroken about the news, writing on Twitter at the time: “@neighbor changed the Australian television landscape. It has launched many careers over the decades including mine. Has captivated and entertained audiences for generations. “
Like the fans, he had hoped that the show would be seen by others, he wrote in a message to fans last month: “Hopefully it will find a new home with another UK broadcaster and continues to deliver opportunity and entertainment.”
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