CBS Pulls Comedy Season-Finale Because Of Tornado
CBS has taken the scheduled season-ending episode of “Mike & Molly” off the air because its plot line revolved around a tornado threatening the couple.
The network said it replaced the comedy with a rerun on Monday out of sensitivity to victims of the deadly tornado in Oklahoma.
Due 2 the tragic events in Oklahoma, 2nite’s season finale of #MikeandMolly, which has a related storyline, will be pre-empted by a repeat.
— Mike & Molly(@MikeMolly_CBS) May 20, 2013
CBS said the show’s season finale will air “at an appropriate date.” The plot had the two lead characters confessing important news to one another as a tornado threatens Chicago.
Dozens of fatalities were reported Monday when a giant storm hit the Oklahoma City suburbs.
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