The ‘Rosie’ Round-Up

The ‘Rosie’ Round-Up

News broke late Friday that the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) had cancelled Rosie O’Donnell’s show before it had concluded its first season. It was on the air for five months and its final episode will air March 30.

The cancellation is the latest blow to Chicago’s Harpo Studios, and it was unclear what the end of the show would mean for the local production community.

Rather than re-hash all the reports, here are a few of my favorites:

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/03/17/rosie-o-donnell-s-disastrous-oprah-winfrey-network-experience.html

http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/breaking/chi-rosie-odonnells-show-cancelled-20120316,0,1705088.story