Allison Janney I didn’t know that she was going to say goodbye to mom.

The 61-year-old Oscar winner appeared on the Late Late Show on Wednesday March 17 James Corden asked how she feels when her CBS comedy series looms after eight seasons this May. Last month, the network announced the upcoming end of the show, following Star Anna Faris‘Character, Christy, who was posted out after the seventh season.

“I’m sad,” admitted Allison, who plays Christy’s mother, Bonnie. “I wish we had at least another year so the writers had enough time to ramp up to the very end. We kind of figured it out sooner than we thought. We thought they’d surely want it.” more mom. And they didn’t make up their minds. “

Why the network decided to cancel the popular sitcom that was co-created by a prolific TV producer Chuck LorreAllison stated that there probably was a lot going into the election, although she figured it was likely down to a key factor.