HBO has announced that they will be ending the two-year running series "Enlightened." Boston.com reported on Wednesday, March 20 that HBO released a statement on Tuesday stating that they were proud of the show, and that cancelling the show was a "very difficult decision."
"Enlightened" premiered on HBO on October 10, 2011. The series was created by Mike White, who writes every episode, and Laura Dern, who plays the lead role of Amy Jellicoe.
HBO's show "Enlightened" follows the story of Amy Jellicoe (Laura Dern), a self-destructive executive, who, after the implosion of her professional life and a subsequent philosophical awakening in rehabilitation, tries to get her life back together
In 2012, Dern won a Golden Globe for best TV comedy actress for her role as a manic-depressive who becomes an activist. The ‘‘Enlightened’’ cast also included Diane Ladd and Luke Wilson.
After the completion of two seasons, HBO canceled the show due to low ratings, despite critical acclaim.
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