[07/15/11 - 11:24 AM] TLC Pulls "I Didn't Know I Was Pregnant," "I Kid with Brad Garrett" By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)
LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- TLC has pulled its struggling half-hours "I Didn't Know I Was Pregnant" and "I Kid with Brad Garrett" from its lineup effective immediately.
Both series currently rank as the network's least-watched originals. Wednesday's back-to-back editions of "Pregnant" delivered just 689,000 viewers and 0.3 rating among adults 18-49. Repeats of "Toddlers & Tiaras" will fill the Wednesday, 9:00/8:00c hour going forward, leading into originals at 10:00/9:00c.
"Garrett" averaged a similar 686,000 viewers and a 0.2 rating among adults 18-49 in its most recent telecast on July 5. An encore of fellow newcomer "Surprise Homecoming" filled the Tuesday, 8:00/7:00c hour this past week, delivering 898,000 viewers and a 0.4 rating among adults 18-49.
[05/28/15 - 10:06 AM] "The Big Bang Theory" Goes Stratospheric for STEM Scholars In the first-ever university scholarship at UCLA created by and named for a television series, "The Big Bang Theory" and the Chuck Lorre Family Foundation have established The Big Bang Theory Scholarship Endowment.