He's been a standard on MadTV (which was recently cancelled) since 2003—one of his most famous characters being “Funkenstein.”
They sent in Mars bars to the CW when we were going to get cancelled.
Harry's back from Afghanistan in January, so we expect all police leave to be cancelled.
late 14c., "cross out with lines," from Anglo-French canceler, from Latin cancellare "to make resemble a lattice," which in Late Latin took on a sense "cross out something written" by marking it with crossed lines, from cancelli, plural of cancellus "lattice, grating," diminutive of cancer "crossed bars, lattice," a variant of carcer "prison" (see incarceration). Figurative use, "to nullify an obligation" is from mid-15c. Related: Canceled (also cancelled); cancelling.