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ABC Family Just Canceled Its Most Successful Sitcom

2/10/2015 12:53pm EST
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ABC Family has announced that comedy series Melissa & Joey, which stars Melissa Joan Hart and Joey Lawrence and is the network's first successful sitcom, is being canceled.

The hit series will take its final bow later this summer following a four season run and over 100 episodes.

The show is currently airing the first half of the fourth season, and the second half will pick up this summer.

"Melissa & Joey will be wrapping production on its final season this week," a statement from ABC Family reads. "The comedy will conclude its storyline at the end of the fourth season, to air later this...

People's Choice Awards Winners And Highlights

1/8/2015 8:36am EST
'Big Bang Theory,' 'Grey's Anatomy' Win Big At People's Choice A
"The Big Bang Theory" and "Grey's Anatomy" were some of the biggest winners at the 2015 People's Choice Awards on Wednesday night in Los Angeles at the Nokia Theater.

Long-running medical drama "Grey's Anatomy" took home the most trophies, including Favorite Network TV Drama, Favorite Dramatic TV Actor and Actress for Patrick Dempsey and Ellen Pompeo. Former cast member Sandra Oh was named the Favorite TV Character We Miss Most.

"The Big Bang Theory" also cleaned up, winning awards for Favorite TV Show, Favorite Network TV Comedy, and Favorite Comedic TV Actress for Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting.

Joey Lawrence Talks A 'Melissa & Joey' Christmas

12/11/2013 2:12pm EST
Joey Lawrence
ABC Family's 25 Days of Christmas continues tonight with special holiday episodes of two of the network's original series. We recently caught up with Melissa & Joey star Joey Lawrence to ask him about his show's Christmas-themed installment - and whether or not he knows the answer to that pesky cliffhanger that audiences are still wondering about.

What makes this episode different from all the other TV holiday episodes? "Probably that it's the best Christmas show of a TV episode you'll ever see," quipped Joey, before he explained, "You get a nice glimpse into the sort of holiday world of M...

Melissa Joan Hart's Pregnancy Won't Affect 'Melissa & Joey'

4/20/2012 8:48am EDT
Melissa Joan Hart
Melissa Joan Hart has assured fans her pregnancy will not disrupt filming on her TV sitcom "Melissa & Joey" because the cast has already completed production on its second season.

Earlier this week, the star, 36, confirmed reports she was expecting her third child with her husband Mark Wilkerson - but not everyone was as ecstatic about the pregnancy news as she was, and on Thursday she was forced to take to Twitter page to calm fans' fears that her unborn baby would delay plans for a new season of the popular family show.

She tweets, "To all the fans concerned about Melissa&Joey will be a...

The SOLSTICE Sunglass Emmy Boutique Recap

9/19/2011 2:50pm EDT
Melissa Joan Hart
The SOLSTICE Sunglass Boutique during the HBO Luxury Lounge in honor of the 63rd Primetime Emmy Awards held at The Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills brought out the star power. So, what kind of swag did the VIP guests get? (You gotta love Emmy time!)

Jerry Ferrara of "Entourage" celebrated the weekend by picking up a pair of Giorgio Armani sunglasses, while Olivia Munn joked about not wanting to date an actor, as she took pairs of Marc Jacobs and BOSS Orange sunglasses.

Melissa Joan Hart tried on multiple pairs of sunglasses at the SOLSTICE Sunglass Boutique but then decided on a Marc b...

Melissa Joan Hart : 'Feed A Child With Just Four Clicks' (Video)

6/17/2011 12:30pm EDT
Melissa Joan Hart
Melissa Joan Hart is the type of A-list celebrity who truly cares about doing something positive. We had a chance to talk with her about her affiliation with Beech-Nut’s “A Jar for a Jar” virtual donation drive, and it’s obvious that this famous actress and mother of two is deeply committed to making a difference in the lives of hungry children. “Right now in the U.S., one in four children are waking up hungry,” she explained during our interview, “and that’s just unacceptable.” The video of our interview with Hart is available below.

Beech-Nut, a company well known for its all-natural bab...

Summer 2011 TV Highlights

5/24/2011 1:00pm EDT
True Blood
As much as you should be going to the beach, catching a hot concert or spending time with friends at outdoor barbeques this summer, there is also a lot going on indoors too. We’re talking about what’s going on inside on the television. Summer television shows aren’t always about the addicting and sometimes laughable reality programs since stations like TNT and USA have stepped up their game with shows like The Closer and Burn Notice. As much as we were anticipating the return of Mad Men this summer only to be disappointed by the news that the premiere is delayed until 2012, we found a few m...

Kelly Clarkson, Vanessa Minnillo & Melissa Joan Hart 'March' For Charity

4/27/2011 9:27am EDT
Melissa Joan Hart & Joey Lawrence
With a goal of raising more than $106 million for healthy, full term babies, the nonprofit March of Dimes has enlisted the star power of celebrites from music, sports, and television to bring awareness to their upcoming charity walk called March for Babies.

Where can you spot the stars?

LA's Celebrity Co-chairs will be Melissa Joan Hart and Joey Lawrence, who will join a group of Hollywood moms on Saturday April 30th at Exposition Park. In New York City, Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning of the New York Giants will serve as New York City's Celebrity Chairman on Sunday May 1st at Lincoln Center a...

ABC Family Announces Summer Programming

3/7/2011 3:01pm EST
Pretty Little Liars | Photo Credits: Andrew Eccles/ABC Family
ABC Family announced an ambitious summer slate Monday that includes a series about being switched at birth, Raven-Symoné's headlining comedy and the return of Pretty Little Liars.

Leading off on Monday, June 6 at 9/8c is Switched at Birth. The one-hour drama follows two teens, Daphne and Bay, from different backgrounds who learn they were accidentally switched as newborns in the hospital. The families eventually meet and must learn how to live together. Newcomer Katie Leclerc plays Daphne and Vanessa Marano (Gilmore Girls) is Bay. Lea Thompson (Back to the Future), Constance Marie (George ...

Joey Lawrence Injured On TV Set

8/29/2010 1:00pm EDT
Former Blossom star Joey Lawrence was reportedly injured on the set of his new TV show after he was hit in the eye with a script.

The 34 year old is currently working on Melissa & Joey with Melissa Joan Hart, but rehearsals came to an abrupt halt on Thursday when another actor accidentally poked him in the eye.

Lawrence sought immediate medical treatment and was diagnosed with a ripped cornea, according to

The actor is said to be recovering well and will be back at work in the next few days.