Good Witch: End; No season eight for the Hallmark Channel TV series – canceled + renewed TV shows
After 13 years of films and television series episodes, the magic leaves the town of Middleton. Hallmark Channel has decided to end the Good witch series so there won’t be an eighth season. The series finale airs on Sunday July 25.
A fantastic comedy-drama series, Good witch stars Catherine Bell, James Denton, Sarah Power, Catherine Disher, Kylee Evans, Katherine Barrell, Marc Bendavid and Scott Cavalheiro. Set in the town of Middleton, the show follows Cassandra “Cassie” Nightingale (Bell). She owns a store called Bell, Book & Candle and is married to Dr Sam Radford (Denton). Like her daughter Grace, Cassie has the gift of enchanted insight and magical intuition. The velvet pockets of dirt uncovered by Cassie, Abigail (Power), and Joy (Barrell) at the end of season six mark the start of a new Merriwick mystery that the cousins must unravel. It gets them to reflect on their past and how certain events in life impacted who they are now. Along with Middleton’s usual fun, season seven promises new relationships, personal challenges, and romance.
The seventh season of Good witch has an average rating of 0.12 among 18-49 year olds and 1.53 viewers in Live + ratings on the same day. Compared to season six, it’s down 29% in the demo and 18% in viewership. This is one of Hallmark’s lower rated series, but it does quite well compared to other wired series.
Here is the announcement of the end of the Hallmark series:
HALLMARK CHANNEL GOOD WITCH SERIES FINAL SET FOR SUNDAY, JULY 25
STUDIO CITY, CA – July 9, 2021 – Hallmark Channel today announced the series finale of the network’s original prime-time show, “Good Witch.”
“’Good Witch’ has delighted viewers for over a decade with eight original films, in addition to the seven-season series,” said Randy Pope, senior vice president, programming and development. “We thank our leaders whose chemistry and talent made ‘Good Witch’ such a cherished and unique viewing experience: Catherine Bell, who brought the inimitable Cassie Nightingale to life for 13 years, and James Denton, who as Dr Sam Radford has added so much charm and humor to the series. We also express our gratitude and thanks to all of the cast and crew for their dedication and hard work. “
In the series finale, Merriwick’s cousins prepare to face the mysterious force that puts their family legacy at risk as changes are in store for others in “The Wedding”, which premieres on Sunday the 25th. July (9 p.m. ET / PT), on Hallmark Canal. Catherine Bell (“Army Wives”, “JAG”), James Denton (“Desperate Housewives”, “Devious Maids”), Sarah Power (“Killjoys”), Catherine Disher (“Abby Hatcher”), Kylee Evans (“The Strain “), Katherine Barrell (” Wynonna Earp “), Marc Bendavid (” Murdoch Mysteries “) and star Scott Cavalheiro (” Carter “).
Catherine Bell starred as Cassie Nightingale for 13 magical years when Hallmark viewers were first introduced to her in the original 2008 film “The Good Witch”. The popularity of Cassie and her adventures in the bucolic town of Middleton led to seven more films. In 2015, the franchise was adapted into a prime-time series that had seven enchanting seasons.
“Good Witch” is a Whizbang Films production in association with ITV Studios America. Darin Goldberg, Orly Adelson, Jonathan Eskenas, Craig Pryce and Frank Siracusa are executive producers. Catherine Bell is executive co-producer. Janina Barrett is a supervising producer. Colin Brunton is a producer. Julie Lawrence and Angie Cassiram are associate producers. “Good Witch” is distributed internationally by ITV Studios.
What do you think? Do you like it Good witch TV show? Are you sorry to hear that this show will not have an eighth season?