Women's Murder Club
is showing signs of life!
According to multiple sources, the ABC drama could return later this season with as many as three additional episodes
- and this is a
if - a new show-runner can be found in the next few days.
Coincidentally, just hours ago, a
staffer e-mailed to tell me that, contrary to my report in this week's
, the show's sets have
been struck. But in my defense, they
were. "The crew started tearing down the sets last Thursday," whispers the set-sider, "but on Friday, they were told to stop because there was a plan in motion to resuscitate the show."
Whether or not that plan succeeds is the big question. And even if a show-runner is found and those three episodes are produced, there's still no guarantee that
will be back in the fall. "ABC wants to see what these three episodes look like before making a decision," notes an insider. "That's why it's so critical that they get made. Without them, the show is doomed."
My advice to
fans? Check back throughout the weekend for updates to this fast-moving story. In the meantime, this might be a good time to remind ABC that the show has a lot of support. At least I