Comedienne Amy Poehler's popular sitcom Parks And Recreation is set to end after its upcoming seventh season.

Bosses at America's NBC network announced on Sunday (11May14) that the series about small-town politics will be coming to a close.

After debuting in 2009, the programme has earned several awards and nominations, including Poehler's first Golden Globes win for Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy at this year's (14) prizegiving.

Executives at the network also revealed that the Lauren Graham and Peter Krause-led drama, Parenthood, will end after its upcoming sixth season.