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CW Gives Up on Killer-Kid Series ‘Battle Royale,’ Talks ‘Carrie Diaries’ Nostalgia Factor

CW president Mark Pedowitz said the network will not move forward on “Battle Royale,” a drama about junior high students forced to kill each other that the network once explored developing. He also talked about the network’s high hopes for a considerably cheerier series, the “Sex and the City” prequel “The Carrie Diaries,” and his continued disappointment with Nielsen tracking.