The series' creator and showrunner, Tracy Gamble, left the series for a time over creative differences prior to the third season, but he later returned as a consulting producer midway through the third season. If you are looking for ladies for marriage, I will become the best variant for you among other single females! If they had suspected, the option they had at the time was an ISS flyaround to examine the underside, which may not have caught the problem anyway.
After entering a hiatus, the series continued without Ritter, incorporating the death of his character.
James Garner and David Spade joined the cast afterward.
ABC canceled the series on May 17, 2005 after three seasons due to low ratings.
Katey Sagal took over the show's starring position for the rest of the series's run.
Veteran actor James Garner and David Spade also joined the show.