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ABC Yanks 'Man Up!' Off Schedule, Orders Extra Episode of 'Castle'

December 9, 2011 (6:33 am) GMT
While extending the fourth season of 'Castle' to 23 episodes, the Alphabet decides to replace 'Man Up!' on its Tuesday line-up with repeats of 'Last Man Standing'.

"" has become the latest newbie which likely meets an ill fate. After struggling to gain viewers since its premiere last October, the comedy series has been pulled from the network's schedule.

The show's Tuesday, 8:30 P.M. slot will be filled with reruns of -starrer "" effective next week. Starting January 3, 2012, freshman "" will take over the slot.

ABC previously denied that it has canceled "Man Up!" although excluding the show from its midseason line-up. Another new series from the network whose fate is still in the bubble is "".

In contrary, "" has just received a good news as the Alphabet orders one additional episode, bringing its season 4 order to a total of 23. The drama series is currently in holiday hiatus and will resume airing the second half of the season on January 9.

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