NBC Pulls ‘The Assets’ Mini-Series Off Air
ABC pulled the plug on The Assets, an eight-hour mini-series, due to poor ratings.
According to Deadline, The Assets received a very low rating of 0.7 for their Thursday premiere and fell even lower the second week with 0.6. This rating is the lowest for an hour-long original on the Big 4 networks. It might possibly be the lowest score ever.
The mini-series is based on actual events and comes from ABC News not ABC’s entertainment division. It is a Cold War spy drama. The series did not receive much or any marketing. It is unknown what will become of the six unaired episodes.
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