Starz had hoped that schedules could be coordinated to accommodate the busy actress, but efforts fell short.
“I t looks like I can’t do the second season,” Lynch said. “So I’m not happy about that all … but I’m in ‘Glee,’ so I’m thrilled about that.”
Lynch described “Party Down” as “a blessed event.”
Starz picked up a 10-episode second season of “Party Down” in May.