Posts tagged Fall 2012 first casualties
The Fall 2012 TV season has barely started and already we have our first two casualties of the season!
Yep if you’re liking Fox’s The Mob Doctor and CBS’s Partners I wouldn’t get too attached to them as frankly they’re not long for this world!
The Mob Doctor launched last week with just 5.11 million viewers in week one, before slumping to 3.85 million this week. That’s so pitiful I wouldn’t be surprised to see the show axed before this posting goes live.
Then there’s Partners which has already exposed a mighty hole in the once formidable CBS Monday night line-up. The gay themed comedy (which I personally thought was pitiful) pulled in just 6.56 million viewers and a 2.4 18-49 share. To put that in perspective, How I Met Your Mother half an hour earlier scored 8.84 million (and a 3.6 share) and 2 Broke Girls straight after soared to 10.14 million (and a 3.7). Talk about a weak link! Hmm, maybe CBS shouldn’t have moved Two And A Half Men to Thursday nights after all?
Speaking bluntly, anyone who knows anything about TV knows both shows are already dead – it’s just a question of how much longer their networks will let More >