ABC Pulls The Assets After Two Episodes
The Assets has been handed a burn notice.
ABC has pulled the anemically rated Cold War spy drama from its Thursday line-up after two airings, effective immediately.
Shark Tank repeats will stop the bleeding in the Thursdays-at-10 spot for at least the next three weeks. Scandal, like Grey’s Anatomy, is not due back until Feb. 27.
An eight-episode series, The Assets premiered last week as the lowest-rated in-season network drama debut ever, with a 0.7 demo rating. This week it slipped to a 0.6, while mustering fewer than 3 million viewers.