Hollywood star Teri Hatcher has quit her leading role in the cult hit TV series,
, throwing the show’s future into jeopardy. The 45-year-old actress, who has played Susan Mayer for seven years, has told colleagues at ABC that the next season will be her last, reported
Bosses at the US network are now prepared for a double exit with co-star Felicity Huffman following Hatcher out of the show. “Teri has given in her notice and is making active preparations to move on. She has another production deal in the pipeline and she is in the early stages of developing a sitcom that she wants to start work on immediately after she finishes
,” said a source in the studio. But while bosses are keen to keep the hit show running, insiders say it may be difficult without Teri.