However, a spokesperson for Freeform subsequently told EW.com that the fate of the show was still undecided, saying, "No decision has been made at this time".
A Freeform TV series adaptation of the Rebecca Serle novel, Famous In Love stars Bella Thorne, Carter Jenkins, Charlie DePew, Georgie Flores, Niki Koss, Pepi Sonuga, Keith Powers, and Perrey Reeves. THR also notes that Thorne refused to take part in Freeform-organized live-tweets for season two and she reportedly wanted off the show.More news: Strawberry Moon 2018: How to See the Full Strawberry Moon This June
Your thoughts on Famous in Love's cancellation? "Very hurtful Freeform. I woulda liked a phone call maybe".
King took to Twitter, too, to reveal there is still hope a third season might happen and to state that she has "a friendly and professional relationship" with the former Disney child star. Bella Thorne just found out from social media.More news: Blood Moon 2018: Longest Total Lunar Eclipse of Century Occurs July 27
Showrunner Marlene King, seemed to echo that sentiment, taking to Twitter to dispel rumors that the series was done. The series was renewed for a second season a couple months after the finale aired. "FACT: The ENTIRE @FamousInLoveTV cast and crew are crossing our fingers and toes as we light candles for a S3 pickup".
Season two averaged 254,000 total viewers, down from 330,000 in its freshman run, the trade publication said. Coming from "Pretty Little Liars" creator, I. Marlene King, "Famous in Love" followed Thorne's Paige Townsen after her big break in a Hollywood blockbuster puts her into a hard love triangle between her roommate and her co-star.More news: Association Removes Laura Ingalls Wilder's Name from Award
Sources also told THR that the news of the cancellation was a relief for many members of the show's production.