Update: The special notched a 1.5, which isn't too bad, but it looks like your predictions were too optimistic.
A Munsters reboot sounds like an odd sell at first, but when you consider the popularity of genre television on cable (I'm looking at you& ), bringing something a bit darker to broadcast sounds like it could be an interesting gamble. Unfortunately, after the pilot for Mockingbird Lane was filmed, NBC stopped production, reportedly due to the series' too-dark tone.
Viewers will have the chance to decide for themselves tonight if this was a wise decision, as the pilot is airing as a one-off special before may exist for Mockingbird Lane to still become a series if enough people tune in. But will they? Especially on a Friday? Cast your vote and let us know your thoughts in the comments!, presumably to help NBC recoup some of their reported $10 Million investment. For those that cling to hope, there have even been whisperings that the possibility