October 2, Blair Underwood’s new NBC drama “Ironside.” tied for the lowest rated premiere of a new drama with just 6.8 million viewers, while last Wednesday’s episode dropped to 5.2 million, according to Nielsen.
NBC has not made an announcement about the faith of the series, and may choose to keep it around in hopes Underwood’s appeal will eventually kick in. However, the blog “TV By the Numbers,” story Tuesday was titled, “NBC: Ironside is Certain to be Cancelled.”
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