The latest advertisers to have pulled out include the U.S. Army, Subaru, Honda Power Equipment, Gillette Co. and Subway but Combe and Philips Electronics have signed up.
With all the
The new season is likely to begin in 2003.
An FX spokesman denied those figures and defended the show's success.
"Ad revenue aside, the value of the show has been phenomenal for the network. ... It has had a tremendous effect on the overall awareness," he said.