Sons of Tucson: TV Show Cancelled by FOX, No Season Two

Sons of Tucson cancelledAfter a poor start, FOX pulled Sons of Tucson from the schedule. The network maintained that TV show was not cancelled. Well, it is now.

Sons of Tucson follows a sporting goods store clerk (Tyler Labine) who lives in his car. He’s hired by three boys (Benjamin Stockham, Frank Dolce, and Matthew Levy) to play their father for a school meeting after their real dad goes to jail for banking fraud. In case of future emergencies, he moves into their tool shed. The series also features Sarayu Rao, Edwin Habacon, and Natalie Martinez.

The series got off to a poor start with just a 2.1 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 4.47 million viewers. Subsequent episodes performed even worse, with number four attracting only a 1.4 rating in the demo and 3.13 million viewers.

The TV show was pulled from the schedule and the network touted it as merely a hiatus and not a cancellation. However, with ratings like these, you could tell that the show’s chances for a second season were in serious doubt.

FOX has now officially cancelled Sons of Tucson but new episodes are still scheduled to start airing on June 6th. The remaining nine installments will air over the summer and the series finale is expected to air on August 1st.

What do you think? Are you sorry to hear that Sons of Tucson won’t be back for season two? Have any ideas on why the show wasn’t a success?

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  1. Megan says

    I never watched the show because I feared it would be dumb but one day I gave it a try and it was great!!! I think the kids were absolutely fabulous and I wish the show would continue. So sad to see it go.

  2. says

    ive watched every episode in one day on netflix it was one of the best tv shows i have every seen it was so funny and Tyler Labine was amazing in it please fox BRING IT BACK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! you know you should you made a mistake now fix it please =]

  3. Bob says

    THis was a great show, very funny. It really is hard to find a good show that doesnt get canceled makes me sad every time.

  4. Jake says

    I liked this show i dont know why they cancelled it. It was funny and had good plots. Make a season two im sure fox regrets cancelling this show :(

  5. says

    its an awesome show, i loved it. i mean , i don’t know why they would cancel it,its so hard to find really good TV shows that don’t get canceled

  6. eric says

    the show was awsome, whats is about 9 more episodes at were filmed and would air? ive only seen season one

    • says

      yes u r so right reaper was a really good show i dont know whats wrong with fox neither they should put both of the shows back

  7. Tony says

    I thought the show was really funny and it had such an interesting story, you wanted to know what happened next, but of course thats now impossible because of the cancellation. I think they should bring it back.

  8. Derinda says

    Simply, the show was brilliant and hysterical. The writing and cast were perfect. Fox made a poor decision by pulling the plug.

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