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ABC Cancels 'Last Resort' and '666 Park Avenue', CBS Drops 'Partners'

November 17, 2012 (1:44 am) GMT
ABC will air all 13 episodes of both freshman dramas, while CBS will pull the new comedy from schedule immediately.

ABC and CBS pull the plug on their struggling freshmen on the same day. While the Alphabet decides not to renew drama shows "" and "", the Eye cancels sitcom "".

Reacting to the cancellation, "Last Resort" star tweets, "Thank you so much to all our #LastResort fans for your support! All 13 episodes will air, and there are some AMAZING stories coming up!!" Both the drama thriller and horror series "666 Park Avenue" will air the remaining of their 13-episode orders on the same slots.

On the other hand, CBS yanks "Partners" off the schedule effective immediately. Repeats of "" will fill in the Mondays, 8:30 P.M. ET/PT slot starting November 19.

Going up against "" and "" on Thursdays, critically-acclaimed "Last Resort" only averages 7 million total viewers and a 1.7 rating in the 18-49 demo. Meanwhile, "666 Park Avenue" doesn't pull impressive ratings as well with an average of 5 million viewers and 1.6 rating in the coveted demo, despite its strong lead-in "".

"Partners" also pulls in ratings which are considerably low for CBS' shows. It has averaged a 2.4 rating in adults 18-49 and a total of 6.5 million viewers. The show starring and hit a series low earlier this week with a 1.8 rating in the key demo.

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