facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Bernie Mac show taking a break

Oct. 18, 2004 at 5:30 PM   |   Comments

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 18 (UPI) -- FOX TV is delaying the fall return of "The Bernie Mac Show" by at least a week and likely more, Zap2it.com reported Monday.

The show had been set to return from a baseball-related break Wednesday, Nov. 3, but Fox said production on "Mac" was being postponed while the star "recuperates from illness."

Industry publications report the actor's busy summer production schedule precipitated the fall break. In addition to finishing up "Mr. 3000" and promoting that film, Mac was simultaneously shooting "Ocean's 12" and "Guess Who" with Ashton Kutcher.

The four episodes of "Bernie Mac" that aired during September were produced before the summer. Through the first month of the season, the show has averaged only 5.55 million viewers per episode.

© 2004 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Most Popular
1
Kourtney Kardashian shows off baby bump in crochet dress Kourtney Kardashian shows off baby bump in crochet dress
2
Bill Cosby to loan renowned private art collection to Smithsonian Bill Cosby to loan renowned private art collection to Smithsonian
3
Amy Winehouse tribute statue unveiled in London Amy Winehouse tribute statue unveiled in London
4
Sadie Robertson gets second highest score on first night of 'DWTS' Sadie Robertson gets second highest score on first night of 'DWTS'
5
Will Ferrell says Magatu will return for 'Zoolander 2' Will Ferrell says Magatu will return for 'Zoolander 2'
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback