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CBS Quits 'The Job' After Two Episodes

Reality series slipped to 0.7 rating in second week
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CBS has pulled freshman reality series The Job from its Friday schedule after two episodes.

Undercover Boss
will return to the 8 p.m. timeslot on Feb. 22. It is unknown if the remaining
episodes of The Job will air at a
later date.

The Job premiered
to a weak 0.9 rating with adults 18-49 and 4 million viewers on Feb. 8, the
series slipped further to a 0.7 rating and 3.8 million viewers in its second
week. The show from executive producers Michael Davis and Mark Burnett featured
contestants vying for their dream jobs.

The series is the second CBS has canceled on Friday this
season. Drama Made in Jersey was also
pulled
after failing to draw an audience after two episodes last October.

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