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TV series '90210' to end in May after 5-year run
Friday - 3/1/2013, 1:44pm  ET
FILE - In this file production still released by The CW Network, Tori Spelling, left, Jennie Garth, center, and Diablo Cody, playing herself, are shown in a scene from "90210." The countdown is under way for the end of the TV series "90210." The CW network announced Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 that the show will wrap in May after five seasons. That means it will have half the run of its inspiration, "Beverly Hills, 90210," which aired on Fox from 1990 to 2000 (AP Photo/The CW, Michael Desmond, File)
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The countdown is under way for the end of the TV series "90210."
The CW network announced Thursday that the show will wrap in May after five seasons. That means it will have half the run of its inspiration, "Beverly Hills, 90210," which aired on Fox from 1990 to 2000.
Like the original, the CW series followed the lives of Beverly Hills teenagers from high school and beyond. Its cast includes Shenae Grimes, Tristan Wilds and AnnaLynne McCord.
The CW says seven episodes are left to air, with the finale set for 9 p.m. Monday, May 13.
Network President Mark Pedowitz says CW is proud of the "West Beverly High alumni."
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