The Law Firm sentenced to cable

The Law Firm, NBC's near-shameless Apprentice knockoff, has been pulled from its Thursday evening home after just two episodes. The series has been picked up by Bravo, and its NBC spot will be filled by reruns of Will and Grace and Scrubs, which are sure to attract more than the paltry 3.9 million viewers who watched The Law Firm's second episode.

David Kelley--producer of hit legal dramas like Boston Legal and Ally McBeal--dipped an exploratory toe into the reality-TV swamp with his courtroom competition, which pits young lawyers against each other in a fight for a $250,000 prize. Participants take opposing sides on actual cases, and then demonstrate their skills by arguing in a courtroom constructed for the series. Real-life criminal attorney Roy Black decides whose skills are superior and "fires" the unacceptable contestants from the show's fictional law firm.

The Law Firm is one more in a string of reality duds for NBC, which also failed to find an audience for this summer's Average Joe and I Want to Be a Hilton.

Bravo, which was already airing repeats of The Law Firm, has not yet announced airdates for the series' remaining episodes.

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this was aired overseas and some episodes actually got bearable and at times interesting ... the problem was there were not enough strong players to start with.
in case you want to know how it ends ... (read only if you are willing) ... Michael beat Olivier in the final round but lost the case
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I watched the first episode and it was so bad didn't watch the next one.
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I never watched it anyway, so I'm not going to be watching it on Bravo, either.
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oh darn! another bad reality show gone!
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Good. Now NBC can free up a time slot for something else. I never liked The Law Firm anyway.
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I am sooooo sick of reality tv.....unless it stars Playboy bunnies :)
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