Yunjin Kim, who played series regular (and regular hot mess) Dr. Karen Kim for all four seasons of ABC’s frothy summer soap, will not return for a potential Season 5, sources confirm to TVLine.
The news isn’t a huge shock, as the Season 4 finale kicked off with a funeral for Kim’s character, who ended the penultimate installment careening toward a balcony — and propelled by a broken heel — toward her suicidal nanny Lydia (Alanna Masterson).
Source and more: TVLine
ABC has yet to officially cancel or renew Mistresses Season 5, placing the show in limbo.
Does Kim’s demise and departure signal the end of Mistresses, or will the ABC renewal gods grant a fifth season? Stay tuned…