NBC has cancelled Powerless after one season, we can confirm. Per sources, the network has opted not to continue the superhero comedy-drama into Season 2.
Powerless to cancellation in the wake of poor ratings, the series has been wiped from the schedule in place of Superstore repeats with immediate effect. See the new schedule below:
04/27/2017 (08:00PM – 08:30PM) (Thursday) : WORD GETS OUT THAT AMY AND HER HUSBAND, ADAM, ARE IN MARRIAGE COUNSELING – DINA KIDNAPS THE WOMEN FOR A “LADIES’ LUNCH”
During the morning meeting, Glenn (Mark McKinney) accidentally tells the employees the real reason Amy (America Ferrera) has been late to work lately. Meanwhile, Dina (Lauren Ash) tries to cheer up Amy by kidnapping her for a “ladies’ lunch.” Jonah (Ben Feldman) and Garrett (Colton Dunn) invent a game to pass the time, tricking Glenn and Mateo (Nico Santos) in the process. Cheyenne (Nichole Bloom) helps Amy take a fearless step with a dramatic new look.
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04/27/2017 (08:30PM – 09:00PM) (Thursday) : CHEYNNE AND BO FINALLY TIE THE KNOT – AMY AND JONAH DODGE RELATIONSHIP RUMORS
It’s Cheyenne (Nichole Bloom) and Bo’s (recurring guest star Johnny Pemberton) dream wedding, but not everything goes according to plan. Meanwhile, relationships unravel as Amy (America Ferrera) and Jonah (Ben Feldman) dodge relationship rumors. Glenn (Mark McKinney) tries to change Jeff’s (recurring guest star Michael Bunin) mind after learning of upcoming layoffs, Dina (Lauren Ash) talks her way into the wedding party and Mateo (Nico Santos) dodges Jeff throughout the wedding. Colton Dunn also stars.
NBC has not yet stated whether the remaining episodes of Season 1 will air at a later date (UPDATE: the network has promised to air the final episodes of the series).