Malibu Country is an American television sitcom that ran on ABC from November 2, 2012 to March 22, 2013. The series was created by Kevin Abbot and marks Reba McEntire's return to series television, following up her previous hit sitcom Reba. McEntire stars as Reba MacKenzie, who has recently discovered her country music star-husband has been cheating on her, and the two divorce. As part of the divorce settlement, she moves to a house her ex-husband owns in Malibu, California and attempts to restart her music career while also starting a new chapter in her family's lives. Malibu Country's creator and producer Kevin Abbott is a former Reba producer, and McEntire serves as an executive producer for the series. On April 23, 2013, it was announced that Nastaran Dibai, who took over as writer and producer after Abbott left in October 2012, had departed as well from the show. On May 10, 2013, ABC announced that the show would not be renewed for a second season.