The freshman drama series, which had garnered a large amount of critical support, has been pulled from the schedule from ABC.
“The Nine” has averaged about 7.96 million viewers in its post “Lost” time slot, and in the key adults 18-49 demo a slim 3.3/9 rating. Though its numbers are terrible, it was expected to do much better since it was given the plush post “Lost” time slot. When the series aired without the benefit of “Lost”, it faltered (pulling a dismal 4.10M viewers just last week).
Beginning this week, ABC will fill the slot with an airing of “20/20″