NBC Cancels 'Ironside' and 'Welcome To The Family'; Sets Premiere Date of 'Chicago PD' and Return of 'Community'

Ironside- Season 1NBC has sentenced two freshman series to its death on Friday.

The network has officially cancelled Ironside and Welcome to the Family while setting an official return date of Community and the premiere date of Chicago Fire PD.

The fifth season of Community has been slated to debut on Thursday, Jan. 2 with back to back episodes starting at 8/7c. A week after, the comedy series will move to the Thursday 8:30 PM berth of NBC -- and will be followed by Parks and Rec.

Welcome to the Family will be replaced by reruns of Parks and Rec. and various specials until Community takes over.

The Chicago Fire spinoff, Chicago PD will launch its first season on Wednesday, Jan. 8 at 10/9c (replacing Ironside).

The finale episode of Ironside will air on Oct. 23.