When it was announced that the TV series Brooklyn 99 would be canceled by FOX, saying that fans were a little unhappy would be the understatement of the year.
Fans took to every social media demanding that Nine-Nine be brought back immediately and things got serious when Lin-Manuel Miranda took to Twitter with this Tweet:
RENEW BROOKLYN NINE NINE
I ONLY WATCH LIKE 4 THINGS
THIS IS ONE OF THE THINGS#RenewB99
— Lin-Manuel Miranda (@Lin_Manuel) May 10, 2018
With over 81 000 retweets and over 217 000 times likes on this tweet alone, fans had a clear message – BRING.Nine Nine.BACK!
“Nine-Nine” started trending and fans started to realize that they would no longer join the crazy, sarcastic, at times dysfunctional, gang, a savior appeared in the form of NBC with this tweet::
— NBC Entertainment (@nbc) May 12, 2018
Brooklyn 99 will be renewed and is ready for the next season. Melissa Fumero, aka Amy Santiago, summed it up perfectly:
#Brooklyn99 IS COMING BACK FOR SEASON 6 YOU GUYS ON NBC!!!!! You did this!! You got loud and you were heard and you saved our show!! Thank you!! Thank you to NBC!! NINE NINE!!!!! pic.twitter.com/cTycfF4FoR
— Melissa Fumero (@melissafumero) May 12, 2018
ahhhhthe power of the people and the use of social media to make the voices heard…