Showrunner and executive producer Bob Kushell is gone. Given that he created the show with Big Bang Theory’s Bill Prady (who only came in two days a week), it’s pretty much a huge house cleaning operation going on. ABC’s working on bringing in Kristin Newman (Galavant) to replace him.
According to Deadline, the show’s probably going to take a hiatus after its tenth episode, and will later return with a six-episode retool. I personally still think there’s promise in putting these characters in a late night show rather than a variety show, but the show as it is just isn’t making use of the things that make the Muppets the Muppets. God willing this shakeup works.
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