Skip to main content

The Assets is Cancelled

 The Assets is Cancelled!

This Cold War spy drama mini-series event has officially been cancelled by abc after airing only two episodes. Originally airing Thursdays at 10pm to replace Scandal, while the show was on winter hiatus, the show failed to garner interest and ratings. It started out as the lowest rated season premiere on ABC, and continued to bleed viewers. The show was set to air 8 episodes, there is no word on wether abc will make the remaining episodes available online.


"The Assets” was a series based on the real life events of CIA counter-intelligence officer Sandy Grimes (Jodie Whittaker). The year 1985 serves as the backdrop to the final showdown of the Cold War when Sandy and her partner Jeanne Vertefeuille (Harriet Walter) vowed to find the mole who would turn out to be the most notorious traitor in US History, Aldrich Ames (Paul Rhys).

Since Scandal and Grey's Anatomy is not set to return from its Winter hiatus until Feb. 27th, repeats of the reality competition show, Shark Tank will take the Thursday 10pm spot moving forward.

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Hallmark Christmas Movies 2013 (Full December Holiday Schedule)

December 1, 2013 Sunday

A Holiday Engagement Airs Sunday, December 1 at 12am
Always struggling in life and love, Hillary Burns constantly feels the pressure to marry from her demanding mother, Meredith. But when the workaholic lawyer suddenly breaks up with her, Hillary has to scramble to find a replacement or risk facing her mother’s wrath. After posting an ad online, she hires David, an out-of-work actor to pose as her fianc√© in front of her mom, her dad and her snobbish sister Trish (Haylie Duff). Soon, her fake engagement starts to feel real when she begins falling for David. Can Hillary find a way to turn this replacement into the real deal?
The Night Before the Night Before Christmas 
Airs Sunday, December 1 at 2am
Angela and Wayne Fox (Jennifer Beals and Rick Roberts) could not be more self-absorbed, workaholic parents. Their young children Hannah and Toby long for intimacy and family life the way it used to be. How improbably perfect that one night – without warning – Santa Claus …

First Step is the Hardest (Gypsy Sisters S2E4)

(RECAP AND REVIEW)
GYPSY SISTERS
SEASON 2 EPISODE 4 "Making Up Is Hard To Do"

NETWORK: TLC ORIGINAL AIR DATE: December 19th  2013
SYNOPSIS: Nettie confronts Sheena about her allegiance in the family's feud; Mellie reaches out to Kayla for forgiveness; JoAnn thinks she can fix Nettie and Kayla's relationship.


RECAP AND REVIEW: WARNING *SPOILERS AHEAD*

Multi-year renewal all set for Pretty Little Liars

Its official Pretty Little Liars will be the longest lasting original show to ever air on ABC Family. The season 5 premiere of PLL is set to air tonight at 8pm, and will pick up right where the season 4 finale ended. This is abcfamily’s first ever multi-season pickup. The soapy mystery has been renewed for a sixth season, to air in mid-2015, and for a seventh season, to air in mid-2016. Pretty Little Liars, is ABC Family’s No. 1 series ever in total viewers (3.8 million) and all target demos: adults 18-34 (1.5 million/2.2 rating), women 18-34 (1.3 million/3.7 rating), adults 18-49 (2.0 million/1.6 rating), women 18-49 (1.7 million/2.7 rating), people 12-34 (2.6 million/2.8 rating) and females 12-34 (2.3 million/4.9 rating).