Do No Harm TV drama on NBC cancelled after two episodes

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by MutteringJohn, Feb 9, 2013.

  1. MutteringJohn

    MutteringJohn Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    22,008
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    15,182
    Likes Received:
    19,420
    It premiered to some of the lowest ratings ever. I was in center city Philadelphia when they were filming the series. I never watched it but is was based on a modern day Jekyll and Hyde. Thank God NBC has huge successes like AGT with Judge Howard Stern, never mind.
     
  2. KillVampires

    KillVampires Racist Banned User

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Nov 1, 2012
    Messages:
    1,037
    Likes Received:
    169
    I'm glad I work for HBO. Game of Thrones and Boardwalk Empire cost a fortune. But we have hardcore fans that are willing to pay a premium for premium content. The networks are creatively bankrupt. They aren't interested in art. They make commercial shows to sell advertising. That's the extent of their entire purpose.
     
  3. ELMACO510

    ELMACO510 Resident Asshole VIP

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jun 17, 2012
    Messages:
    1,650
    Likes Received:
    476
    As you wrote this GoT and BE was seeded exactly 1000 times.
     
  4. Jon Hein is God

    Jon Hein is God New Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    9,230
    Likes Received:
    1

    The first week of January there were all these articles about how NBC was back on top (it was No. 1 in the fall).

    But this is NBC's 3rd ratings disaster of the spring, in addition to Smash and Deception.

    Everything sucks at the Peacock these days.
     
  5. jimbronie

    jimbronie Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Mar 20, 2012
    Messages:
    2,683
    Likes Received:
    1,065
    Didn't Howard do a commercial for this show??
     
  6. FlaFlaFlunkie

    FlaFlaFlunkie Fabulous!

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2011
    Messages:
    42,557
    Likes Received:
    14
    Was this the Sanjay Gupta show?
     
  7. Anfkid

    Anfkid Blue Banner Mafia Staff Member

    Reputations:
    102,281
    Joined:
    Feb 18, 2012
    Messages:
    73,557
    Likes Received:
    79,683
    was eric the midget in it? :dontknow:
     
  8. MyLazyHand

    MyLazyHand Russia and France Know What to Do

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2010
    Messages:
    15,280
    Likes Received:
    23,039
    Eric was the Executive Producer
     
  9. the Artie Chair

    the Artie Chair New Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2012
    Messages:
    1,797
    Likes Received:
    1
    Everything Comcast/ Xfinity touches SUCKS!
     
  10. puggysgal

    puggysgal Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jun 2, 2012
    Messages:
    104
    Likes Received:
    22
    dammit! I watched and liked that show :(
     
  11. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen Seek truth, not confirmation of your opinions VIP

    Reputations:
    46,812
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    44,322
    Likes Received:
    46,887
    More likely, people are willing to pay to see titties on TV. HBO hasn't had anything I liked since Sopranos, Rome, and Deadwood. I like it more rooted in reality. Boardwalk does that but it didn't win me over.

     
  12. zerokarma

    zerokarma Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    117
    Joined:
    Jul 12, 2012
    Messages:
    1,661
    Likes Received:
    1,795
    I am very reluctant to watch new shows these days as many are cancelled too quickly or they don't make it to a second season.

    Two shows I liked in recent years were Flashforward and Chicago Code. Both cancelled after only one season, both were good shows not really given a chance. There was also that Alcrataz show I started watching but again cancelled after one season.

    Dont think I want to invest time in following shows if I don't know if they are going to be around or not.

    The only show I can think of that I watched from the very beginning and followed all the way through was Fringe but even that was under constant cancellation threat.
     
  13. tv910

    tv910 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    27
    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2011
    Messages:
    9,618
    Likes Received:
    17,987
    Not a surprise, when I heard the premise of the show I couldn't believe it actually got on the air. The guy changes into a completely different personality at 8:25 PM every day and changes back at 8:25 AM? The same moron who thought Wiggy would be a good fit and a ratings draw on AGT must have come up with that one.
     
  14. GaryPuppet

    GaryPuppet Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    12,736
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    26,484
    Likes Received:
    53,578
    [​IMG]

    Ack, ack... I've struck again!
     
  15. Thelma

    Thelma Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    0
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    7,058
    Likes Received:
    6,640
    The promo was like an SNL skit. A side point - I do like Steven Pasquale's singing voice.
     
  16. Ice Hole

    Ice Hole Active Member

    Reputations:
    702
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    804
    Likes Received:
    110
    I couldn't tune in to NBC without seeing a promo to this show the last couple of months. Especially, during a football game.