Category: New Obscurities


2013: TV’s New Obscurities

  • January 1st, 2014 at 4:30PM
The new year brings with it a look at last year’s new obscurities, TV shows that premiered in 2013 but aired 13 episodes or fewer. Continue Reading →

FOX Cancels Animated Sitcom Without Airing It

  • October 8th, 2013 at 8:45PM
FOX has opted not to air a new animated sitcom called Murder Police, set to debut in mid-season 2014. Continue Reading →

ABC Pulls Lucky 7 After Two Episodes

  • October 4th, 2013 at 6:38PM
ABC’s Lucky 7 has become the first cancellation and first New Obscurity of the 2013-2014 season. Continue Reading →

Let’s Predict the First Cancellation of the 2013-2014 Season

  • September 23rd, 2013 at 10:15AM
The 2013-2014 television season starts tonight. What will be the first cancellation and first new obscurity? Continue Reading →

Zero Hour Cancelled After Just Three Episodes

  • March 1st, 2013 at 11:31PM
Another new obscurity has been born: ABC’s Zero Hour has been pulled after three episodes. Continue Reading →

NBC Cancels New Drama Do No Harm After Two Episodes

  • February 8th, 2013 at 6:10PM
A new obscurity is born: NBC cancels Do No Harm after just two episodes. Continue Reading →

2012: TV’s New Obscurities

  • January 1st, 2013 at 7:47PM
A list of “new” obscurities: television shows that premiered in 2012 and aired 13 episodes or fewer. Continue Reading →

Most Recent Unsold Pilots?

  • October 26th, 2012 at 7:22PM
Tonight at 8PM NBC will broadcast the first and only episode of Mockingbird Lane, a series it decided not to pick up. That means this is a case of an unsold pilot actually shown on television. When I wrote about NBC’s decision to show the pilot earlier this month I noted that the most recent … Continue Reading →