TNT says farewell to “Leverage.”
The cable network announced Friday, it has decided to axe “Leverage” after five seasons.
TNT said in a statement: “”Leverage” has thrilled audiences with its delightfully intricate plots, its “stand up for the little guy” attitude and its terrific performances from stars Timothy Hutton, Gina Bellman, Christian Kane, Beth Riesgraf and Aldis Hodge. But after five wonderful years, it’s time to say goodbye. “Leverage” will come to a close on Christmas, Tuesday, Dec. 25, at 10 p.m. ET, with a series finale that stands as one of the show’s best episodes.
We are honored to have worked with executive producer Dean Devlin, Electric Entertainment, creators John Rogers and Chris Downey, and all the cast and production crew on Leverage. We look forward to exploring new opportunities to work with them again in the future. We also want to thank the passionately devoted fans of Leverage, who have been the driving force behind its success.”
“Leverage’s” executive producer Dean Devlin hinted at the possibility of season 5 being its last.
“Leverage series finale airs Dec., 25 at 10/9c on TNT.