The River, the ABC television paranormal series that is set in the Amazon (but really filmed in Hawaii), will be cancelled in 2012.

Meanwhile, CBS earlier announced that Hawaii 5-0, also filmed in Hawaii, will be renewed for another season.

Some other television shows filmed outside of Hawaii that fans may want to know about (Source:


ABC: Extreme Makeover, Home Edition; GCB; Man Up; Missing; Pan Am; The River; Work It.

CBS: A Gifted Man; CSI Miami; How to Be a Gentleman; NYC 22; Rob; Unforgettable.

CW: H8R; One Tree Hill; Remodeled; Ringer; The Secret Circle.

FOX: Alcatraz; Allen Gregory; Breaking In; House; I Hate My Teenage Daughter; Napoleon Dynamite; Terra Nova.

NBC: Are You There, Chelsea?; Awake; Bent; Chuck (two-hour season finale airs January 27, 2013); Free Agents; Harry’s Law; The Playboy Club; Prime Suspect; The Firm.



ABC: The Bachelor; The Bachelorette; Body of Proof (13 episodes); Castle; Dancing With The Stars; Don’t Trust the B— In Apt. 23; Gray’s Anatomy; Happy Endings; Last Man Standing; The Middle; Modern Family; Once Upon a Time; Private Practice (13 episodes, final season); Revenge; Scandal; Shark Tank; Suburgatory; Cougar Town (renewed by TBS, will move in Fall 2012)

CBS: 2 Broke Girls; The Amazing Race; The Big Bang Theory; Blue Bloods, Criminal Minds; CSI (the original); CSI New York; The Good Wife; Hawaii 5-O; How I Met Your Mother; The Mentalist; Mike & Molly; NCIS and NCIS Los Angeles; Person of Interest; Survivor; Two and a Half Men; Undercover Boss.

CW: 90210; America’s Next Top Model; Gossip Girt; Hart of Dixie; Nikita; Supernatural; The Vampire Diaries.

FOX: American Dad and Family Guy (full season, starting early 2013); American Idol; Bob’s Burgers; Bones; Fringe; Glee; Kitchen Nightmares; New Girl; Raising Hope; The Simpsons (renewed for 2013 and 2014); Touch; The X Factor; The Cleveland Show (13 episodes).

NBC: 30 Rock (final season, 13 episodes); Betty White’s Off Their Rockers; The Biggest Loser (midseasonstart ); Celebrity Apprentice; Fashion Star; Grimm, Law and Order SVU; The Office; Parenthood; Parks and Recreation; Smash (bumped to mid-season with 18 episodes); Up All Night; The Voice (will run in Fall 2012 and Spring 2013); Whitney and Community (moving to Friday, 8 p.m.); Rock Center with Brian Williams (moving to Thursday, 10 p.m.)