The time has run out on Best Time Ever.
NBC has canceled Neil Patrick Harris’ accumulation uncover after one season, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.
However, a network will stay in business with a Emmy leader around a prolongation understanding with his Prediction Productions banner.
The desirous live program, formed on a British format Ant Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway, featured a multiple of stunts, performances, comedy sketches and luminary appearances by a likes of Reese Witherspoon and Tyler Perry.
In new years, NBC has done live programming such as Best Time Ever and The Wiz Live! a tip priority in an bid to captivate some-more live viewers.
But distinct The Wiz Live‘s new ratings success, Best Time Ever drew some-more medium numbers. The first of a new promote offerings to premiere, a array non-stop to a 1.9 rating among adults 18-49 before gradually descending to a 1.3 rating for a eighth and final episode, that aired in November.
Best Time Ever marked Harris’ lapse to radio following a nine-year run of How we Met Your Mother. With countless awards show-hosting gigs underneath his belt (Oscars, Emmys, Tonys), a accumulation uncover seemed like a healthy fit for a actor as good as for NBC. The network had formerly attempted to launch a accumulation uncover with a one-time special hosted by Maya Rudolph in 2014.
Best Time Ever was constructed by ITV America.