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Bad Judge, NBC's new fall comedy starring Kate Walsh, has lost its showrunner due to "creative differences," Deadline reports.

Liz Brixius (Nurse Jackie) exited the project four episodes into filming because she disagreed with the direction the show was taking, according to Deadline.

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Former Whitney showrunner Betsy Thomas may step in to take Brixius' place. Brixius also served as an executive producer, along with Will FerrellAnne Heche, Walsh and Jill Sobel Messick.

Bad Judge is scheduled to premiere Thursday, Oct. 2 at 9:30/8:30c.

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