'Peter Pan Live!' ratings fail to reach 'Sound of Music' heights

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PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: (l-r) Allison Williams as Peter Pan, Taylor Louderman as Wendy Darling -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: Minnie Driver as Adult Wendy -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: (l-r) Allison Williams as Peter Pan, Alanna Saunders as Tiger Lily -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: (l-r) Allison Williams as Peter Pan, Alanna Saunders as Tiger Lily -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: (l-r) Lost Boys, Allison Williams as Peter Pan, Alanna Saunders as Tiger Lily, Islanders -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: (l-r) Lost Boys, Allison Williams as Peter Pan, Alanna Saunders as Tiger Lily, Islanders -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: (l-r) Lost Boys, John Allyn as Michael Darling, Jake Lucas as John Darling, Taylor Louderman as Wendy Darling, Allison Williams as Peter Pan -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: (l-r) Allison Williams as Peter Pan, Taylor Louderman as Wendy Darling -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: (l-r) Lost Boys, Allison Williams as Peter Pan, Alanna Saunders as Tiger Lily, Islanders -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: (l-r) Lost Boys, John Allyn as Michael Darling, Jake Lucas as John Darling, Taylor Louderman as Wendy Darling, Allison Williams as Peter Pan -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: (l-r) Jake Lucas as John Darling, John Allyn as Michael Darling, Allison Williams as Peter Pan, Taylor Louderman as Wendy Darling -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: (l-r) Jake Lucas as John Darling, John Allyn as Michael Darling, Allison Williams as Peter Pan, Taylor Louderman as Wendy Darling -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: (l-r) Lost Boys, John Allyn as Michael Darling, Jake Lucas as John Darling, Taylor Louderman as Wendy Darling, Allison Williams as Peter Pan -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: (l-r) Jake Lucas as John Darling, John Allyn as Michael Darling, Allison Williams as Peter Pan, Taylor Louderman as Wendy Darling -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: Minnie Driver as Adult Wendy -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: (l-r) Taylor Louderman as Wendy Darling, Allison Williams as Peter Pan -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: Christopher Walken as Captain Hook -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: Alligator -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Pictured: (l-r) Allison Williams as Peter Pan, Taylor Louderman as Wendy Darling -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: Christopher Walken as Captain Hook -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: (l-r) Christopher Walken as Captain Hook, Christian Borle as Smee -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: (l-r) Kelli O'Hara as Mrs. Darling, Christian Borle as Mr. Darling -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: Christopher Walken as Captain Hook -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: Christopher Walken as Captain Hook -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: (l-r) Chris Sullivan as Noodler, Ryan Andes as Admirable Chrichton, Michael Park as Cecco, Christopher Walken as Captain Hook, Austin Lesch as Bill Jukes, Christian Borle as Smee, Gary Milner as The Vicar, John Arthur Greene as Robert Mullins, Andrew Pirozzi as Pirate, Matt Wall as Skylights, Marty Lawson as Pirate -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: (l-r) Christian Borle as Smee, Christopher Walken as Captain Hook -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: Christopher Walken as Captain Hook -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: Allison Williams as Peter Pan -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: (l-r) Allison Williams as Peter Pan, Taylor Louderman as Wendy Darling, John Allyn as Michael Darling, Jake Lucas as John Darling -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: (l-r) Allison Williams as Peter Pan, Taylor Louderman as Wendy Darling -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: (l-r) Taylor Louderman as Wendy Darling, Allison Williams as Peter Pan -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: (l-r) Austin Lesch as Bill Jukes, Alanna Saunders as Tiger Lily, Christian Borle as Smee, Christopher Walken as Captain Hook, Chris Sullivan as Noodler -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: (l-r) Taylor Louderman as Wendy Darling, Lost Boys, John Allyn as Michael Darling, Jake Lucas as John Darling, Allison Williams as Peter Pan -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: Allison Williams as Peter Pan -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
2014 MACY'S THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE -- Pictured: The cast of 'Peter Pan Live!' performs at the 2014 'Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade' -- (Photo by: Eric Liebowitz/NBC/NBC NewsWire via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: Allison Williams as Peter Pan -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: Allison Williams as Peter Pan -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
PETER PAN LIVE! -- Dress Rehearsal -- Pictured: (l-r) Taylor Louderman as Wendy Darling, Lost Boys, John Allyn as Michael Darling, Jake Lucas as John Darling, Allison Williams as Peter Pan -- (Photo by: Virginia Sherwood/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
2014 MACY'S THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE -- Pictured: The cast of 'Peter Pan Live!' performs at the 2014 'Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade' -- (Photo by: Eric Liebowitz/NBC/NBC NewsWire via Getty Images)
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By JENNY DEPPER

NBC's live musical rendition of "Peter Pan" on Thursday was certainly entertaining, but it didn't exactly soar in the ratings department.

Only 9.1 million live viewers tuned in to see Allison Williams try her hand as the boy who doesn't want to grow up. While the number still is lofty compared to NBC's normal Thursday evening ratings, it was nowhere close to Carrie Underwood's live rendition of "The Sound of Music" in 2013.

Underwood brought the hills and NBC's ratings alive with the sound of music with a massive 18.6 million live viewers and a 4.6 rating. Williams was only able to finagle a 2.3 rating in the coveted 18-49 demographic.

Regardless, NBC seemed happy with the performance.

"We're very pleased with the Peter Pan ratings and it was a great night for NBC," Robert Greenblatt, chairman of NBC Entertainment, said in a statement. "We won every hour, which hasn't happened on Thursday with entertainment programming since a year ago. I'm proud to be part of a company that takes chances and creates big events, and that's exactly what we're going to continue to do."

The network will also continue their plan to bring live musicals to the television screen.

Earlier in the year NBC announced they will produce "Music Man Live" for 2015 and are reportedly eying "A Few Good Men" for a television play.
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