In 2018, Fox’s New Girl marked the top of an period. After seven seasons, the TV present handled followers to a time soar. Some felt slighted with the rushed eight episode-season, saying the sequence finale didn’t do the characters justice. The forged of New Girl might have felt the identical approach, including there’s one key piece of a sequence wrap that they didn’t get to expertise.
Fox canceled ‘New ‘Girl’ after season 7
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With reruns available on nearly any system, New Girl‘s fan base continues growing long after the 2018 series finale. After a successful run, the sitcom’s finish is one thing forged, crew, and followers nonetheless aren’t prepared to just accept.
The present concluded with a married Schmidt (Max Greenfield) and CeCe (Hannah Simone), who’d had a baby. Nick (Jake Johnson) and Jess (Zooey Deschanel) have been additionally married with a baby, giving the devoted NG followers what’s been teased all alongside.
Regardless of what went down all through these eight episodes in season 7, Johnson says the forged missed out on a vital a part of the finale expertise.
Jake Johnson says the forged didn’t get to expertise finale enjoyable
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When a beloved sequence wraps, the forged sometimes will get “the treatment.” This consists of every part from exit interviews to late-night circuit appearances, to reunion specials, and every part in between.
During an interview with Slate’s Thirst Aid Kit podcast, Johnson mentioned Fox canceled New Girl as a result of viewership slipped. To make issues worse, the eight episodes which pushed the storyline ahead didn’t fulfill these nonetheless hanging on.
“When we were going away, Fox was being pretty cool and saying like, ‘We don’t want to cancel you, but nobody’s watching,” Johnson mentioned.
He went on to elucidate that the forged wasn’t invited to do the interview rounds on the conclusion of the sequence and nobody requested them to be on any present to speak concerning the present’s finish.
“So now that there’s folks following New Girl, I’m like, it’s not such as you’re 10 years too late, you’re 18 months,” he mentioned. “It’s a little bittersweet. We were just working!”
A ‘New Girl’ reunion could also be within the works (lastly) and followers are prepared
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Without the same old celebratory interviews, is New Girl actually even over? Johnsons mentioned he and Deschanel initially emailed the highest folks at Fox and 20th Century TV, “asking for more, for the few OG fans who stayed with us.”
“You can’t end the way season six ended where it was rushed. I was like, ‘Give Candace Ganger Liz Meriwether the time to finish this right!’” he argued.
That mentioned, Johnson hinted at a doable New Girl reunion within the works to make all of that as much as their followers.
“Hannah Simone and I were texting two nights ago. Zooey and I still text,” he mentioned. “All the guys and I are on a text chain. Everybody’s still linked up, so I would be surprised if there’s not some sort of a thing at some point where everybody comes back.”
In the meantime, Johnsons voices a basketball coach within the grownup animated comedy, Hoops, on Netflix. New Girl costars, Simone, Greenfield, and Damon Wayans additionally seem.
Still, the mere considered Nick, Jess, and the gang becoming a member of forces in some New Girl iteration has followers buzzing.
“I really miss you!! I need you together again! Please, one more season !!!!” one fan commented on the present’ Instagram web page.
“No! You’re not allowed to keep this page up unless the show is coming back. Because I rewatch it way to much,” one other added.
“The world needs more New Girl please,” one other mentioned.
Clearly 2020 has been groundbreaking in unusual methods and the one treatment is extra New Girl.