FX KOs Freshman Drama ‘Lights Out’

3/28/2011 12:01 AM Eastern

FX counted out its freshman drama series
Lights Out, cancelling the boxing-themed series last

FX will air the final two episodes of the current
season in its regularly
Tuesday night time
period, the network

The series, which
stars Holt Mc-
Callany as an aging
former boxing
champion trying
to adjust to life outside
the ring, got
off to a slow ratings
star t, averaging
1.5 million viewers
in its Jan. 11 debut.
Overall the series is currently averaging 988,000
viewers and 601,000 viewers within the 18-49 demo.

Lights Out marks FX’s second consecutive cancellation
of an original series. The network in February
cancelled the drama series Terriers after that show
posted lower than expected ratings.