MTV cancels “Buckwild” after star’s death
MTV is canceling freshman reality TV show "Buckwild" in the wake of the death of the show's star, Shain Gandee.
Although the network has made no official announcement yet, a source told TMZ that "MTV didn't give the cast and crew any specific reason for the cancellation. An official announcement is expected Wednesday morning."
Upon initial news of Gandee's death, MTV halted production of the show, of which 4 episodes of Season 2 had already been shot. The episodes will no longer be aired, though a special taped 2 months ago is still expected to broadcast, according to TMZ.
The Hollywood Reporter explains MTV's decision to cancel: