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NBC has pulled the plug on Powerless.
The network has yanked the superhero comedy with three episodes remaining from its schedule. Though this is not an official cancellation, it’s clearly a very bad sign for the D.C. universe series.
Powerless stars Vanessa Hudgens, Danny Pudi, and Alan Tudyk and follows a group of ordinary office workers in a world of superheroes and supervillains. The show launched as a midseason replacement in February but has only averaged about 2.9 million viewers.
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