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    21 TV Shows That Were Canceled Before Their Time

    Gone too soon.

    As a lover of television, I am all too familiar with falling head over heels in love with a show, only for it get canceled.

    Well, recently in the land of Reddit, user u/p3ngu1n99 asked, "You get to revive one canceled or finished TV series for one more season. Which series do you choose and why?" Little did I know, this was the thread I NEEDED in life!

    Here are some of the best replies that'll have you nodding your head along with the rest of them:

    1. Happy Endings (2011–2013)

    2. Batman Beyond (1999–2001)

    3. The original Arrested Development (2003–2006)

    4. Galavant (2015–2016)

    5. Better Off Ted (2009–2010)

    6. Hannibal (2013–2015)

    7. Lie To Me (2009–2011)

    8. Invader Zim (2001–2002)

    9. Reaper (2007–2009)

    10. Limitless (2015–2016)

    11. Pushing Daisies (2007–2009)

    12. Carnivale (2003–2005)

    13. Terra Nova (2011)

    14. Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (2016–2017)

    15. The IT Crowd (2006–2013)

    16. Firefly (2002)

    17. Daredevil (2015–2018)

    18. Santa Clarita Diet (2017–2019)

    19. Freaks and Geeks (1999–2000)

    20. Dollhouse (2009–2010)

    21. And finally, Emily Owens, M.D. (2012–2013)