Udayavni Special

‘How to Get Away With Murder’ to end after season 6


Team Udayavani, Jul 14, 2019, 11:47 AM IST

Image for Representation

Los Angeles: Viola Davis-fronted “How to get Away With Murder” is ending with its upcoming sixth season, ABC has announced.

The show, which aired in 2014, introduced Davis as Annalise Keating, a professor at a Philadelphia law school who became ensnared in a murder mystery with five of her students.

ABC Entertainment president Karey Burke said the actor made television history with her unforgettable portrayal of iconic female antihero, Annalise.

“I am eternally grateful to her, Pete Nowalk, and Shondaland for creating and bringing to life such a smart, sophisticated, and groundbreaking series that has long been an integral part of Thursday nights on ABC,” Burke in a statement a quoted by Entertainment Weekly.

Series creator and showrunner Pete Nowalk added deciding to end the series was a “brutal decision”, but one does what the story demands.

“For me, Annalise Keating’s journey has always had a clear ending. Knowing I have 15 episodes left to finish her story, and the chance to give all the characters their own killer endings, is a gift rarely given to a series creator and I’m grateful to ABC and ABC Studios for the opportunity and creative freedom,” Nowalk said.

Davis, who became the first woman of colour to win an Emmy in the lead actress category for her work on the series, said it was “one of the greatest rides of my life!”

“Here’s to the final, extraordinary curtain call! #HTGAWM on Thursday,” she tweeted on Thursday.

Producer Shonda Rhimes also thanked the cast and crew for their support.

“#HTGAWM has brought us six years of twists & turns. Thank you to the cast, crew, and writers for your dedication and passion.

“Thank you to the fans who have watched every Thursday since the beginning. Finally, thank you, @petenowalk. Working with you has been a true pleasure,” Rhimes wrote on the microblogging site.

The final season starts airing from September 25.

Udayavani is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest news.

Top News

EPFO retains 8.5 pc interest on EPF deposits for 2020-21

India bowl out England for 205 on day one of 4th Test

Kerala BJP pitches for making “Metroman” Sreedharan NDA CM candidate

Few OTT platforms show pornographic content at times, says Supreme Court

Mangaluru ranks 20th in Ease of Living Index

‘Whisky after sundown. And women’: This former K’taka CM had publicly admitted his fondness for ‘women’

MLC by-election: BJP’s Tulasi Muniraju Gowda files nomination



Related Articles More

Shreya Ghoshal announces pregnancy

Richa Chadha, Ali Fazal announce first production ‘Girls Will Be Girls’

Tiger Shroff’s ”Heropanti 2” to release in December

Ahan Shetty’s Bollywood debut ‘Tadap’ to release in September

Two years of ”Sonchiriya”: Bhumi Pednekar remembers Sushant Singh Rajput

MUST WATCH

Puttur: 2 labourers killed after mound of mud caves in

Crops destroyed after Saltwater flows into the fields

Forest fire at Nagarhole Tiger Reserve

What are the health problems caused by tight-fitting clothes?

Udayavani 03-March-2021 News Bulletin | Udayavani

Latest Additions

EPFO retains 8.5 pc interest on EPF deposits for 2020-21

Former TMC leader does squats on stage after joining BJP

India bowl out England for 205 on day one of 4th Test

Wanting to be arrested, Japanese student stole Bengaluru ACP’s chair

Kerala BJP pitches for making “Metroman” Sreedharan NDA CM candidate

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

You seem to have an Ad Blocker on.
To continue reading, please turn it off or whitelist Udayavani.