'Boston Legal' Bowing Out
The legal drama, which has won five Emmys (including three for star
The offhand manner in which McPherson made the announcement, though, took his audience somewhat by surprise.
McPherson was answering a question about possible changes to the pilot of "Life on Mars," which "Boston Legal" creator
"Because we rushed it and were unable to do any reshoots or reconfiguring [because of the writers' strike], there is some work we want to do over the summer," McPherson said of "Life on Mars." "And also because David -- because we were able to make a deal to bring 'Boston Legal' back, David is going to move over and I think write pretty much every [episode] of the final season of 'Boston.'"
So that means "Boston Legal" is no more? "Yes," McPherson replied.
The series is moving to 10 p.m. ET Mondays for its final season. Some cast changes may be in store; one regular, Saffron Burrows, has already departed for