USA Network and Universal Cable Productions confirmed the renewal of “Suits” for season 8, but will say goodbye to two beloved characters.
The network also announced the second half of season 7 is set to premiere March 28 culminating in a 2-hour season finale when “Suits” says goodbye to characters Mike Ross (Patrick J. Adams) and Rachel Zane (Meghan Markle).
In the USA press release, Chris McCumber, President, Entertainment Networks, NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment said, “After seven seasons, ‘SUITS’ remains one of USA Network’s most beloved and popular series,” he added, “While we’re excited for Season 8, everyone at USA will deeply miss Patrick and Meghan, and are grateful for the talent and commitment they brought to ‘SUITS’ season after season. We wish each of them nothing but the very best.”
Markle’s departure from the show in the season 7 finale will air April 25th, just a few weeks before her Royal Wedding to Prince Harry.
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