“We have made the difficult decision not to move forward with a fourth season of The Killing,” AMC said in a statement to Deadline. “We want to thank our great partners at Fox Television Studios, creator Veena Sud, an extraordinary cast and the dedicated fans who watched.”
The third season of The Killing premiered with 1.8 million viewers while the finale ended with 1.5 million. up slightly from the Season 2 finale.
FOX TV Studios who produces the series is expected to look for other options, but chances are very slim.