*“The Protector” will not be returning for a second season, Deadline reports.
Lifetime has decided to axe the freshman cop drama starring Ally Walker as a single mother raising two sons while working as an LAPD homicide detective. Tisha Campbell Martin played her partner.
“The Protector” debuted in June to 1.9 million viewers, before slipping to 600,000 total viewers for its Aug. 8 episode, according to E! Online.
The show has two new episodes left to air and will wrap its run on Monday, Sept. 19.