[04/21/09 - 01:57 PM]
NBC Banishes "Kings" from Schedule
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- NBC has banished "Kings" once again - this time off its lineup completely.

Repeats of "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," "Southland" and "Law & Order" will comprise the network's Saturday lineup for the foreseeable future, scheduling updates from the network confirmed this afternoon.

"Kings" posted an invisible 0.6 rating among adults 18-49 on Saturday, behind its repeat lead outs "SVU" (0.9) and "Southland" (0.7).

It's not clear when - or if - the seven remaining installments of the series will air.

[UPDATED 4:35 PM] The Peacock has subsequently confirmed the series will return on Saturday, June 13 at 8:00/7:00c to burn off the remainder of its 13-episode order.

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