[10/31/12 - 03:35 PM]
USA Formally Pulls the Plug on "Common Law"
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- USA has made it official: "Common Law" won't be returning for a second season.

"I can confirm to those who have asked that we are not renewing Common Law," Ted Linhart, the network's SVP of Research posted to his Twitter account this afternoon. "Thanks to all the fans who watched and expressed their support."

Last month the network let the options on co-stars Michael Ealy and Warren Kole expire, making said decision not much of a surprise.

"Common Law" was the least-watched of USA's scripted originals this year, details of which can be found below (Live+SD, 1/1/12-10/28/12):

4.401 million - Burn Notice (1.2 adults 18-49 rating)
3.780 million - Suits (1.2)
3.744 million - Royal Pains (1.0)
3.304 million - In Plain Sight (0.7)
3.283 million - Covert Affairs (0.9)
3.116 million - White Collar (1.0)
2.741 million - Fairly Legal (0.6)
2.713 million - Necessary Roughness (0.7)
2.618 million - Psych (0.9)
2.126 million - Political Animals (0.5)
2.118 million - Common Law (0.6)

  [october 2012]  


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