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Atlanta-Filmed ‘Being Mary Jane’ Just Got Canceled


Gabrielle Union's hit is set to end in 2018 with a two-hour series finale.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Atlanta-filmed TV series is coming to an end.

Being  has been a landmark series not only for BET, but for African American women around the world who saw themselves in Mary Jane, her , friends and coworkers. From the captivating storytelling, to the richly complex characters, to the powerful issues tackled on the series, we remain immensely proud,” BET Networks evp and head of programming Connie Orlando said in a statement. “We are grateful to the and creators of Being Mary Jane, who have worked tirelessly to bring this world to vivid over the past 4 seasons. We also thank the many loyal whose hearts and minds were captured every week, and kept Mary Jane trending worldwide. We look forward to closing out Mary Jane's journey with a series finale that is sure to blow fans away!”

The series was created by Mara Brock Akil and her husband, Salim Akil. However, Brock Akil left the show when she and her husband signed a three-year deal at After the Akil's left, and Will Packer came onboard as an executive producer.

Being Mary Jane has received positive from critics, and the series premiere on BET had more than 4 million viewers.

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