Me, Myself & I essentially cancelled as CBS pulls sitcom after 6 episodes

CBS is pulling rookie sitcom Me, Myself & I off the air after six low-rated episodes, TVLine has learned. The new Monday entry starring Bobby Moynihan, John Larroquette and Jack Dylan Grazer premiered in September to 7.5 million total viewers and a 1.6 demo rating, but at last tally delivered under 4 mil and a 0.7 — placing last for the night among CBS’ new Monday sitcom block.

According to CBS, Me, Myself & I “will return to the schedule at a later date.” (The series will remain in production, fulfilling its initial 13-episode order.)

A Big Bang Theory encore will fill Me, Myself & I‘s Monday-at-8:30 perch on Nov. 6 before Man With a Plan — which had been eyed to return with Season 2 at midseason — permanently fills the void beginning Monday, Nov. 13.

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LOS ANGELES - MAY 17: YOUNG SHELDON is a new half-hour, single-camera comedy created by Chuck Lorre and Steven Molaro, that introduces 'The Big Bang Theory's' Sheldon Cooper (Iain Armitage), a 9-year-old genius living with his family in East Texas and going to high school. YOUNG SHELDON will have a special Monday launch behind the season premiere of THE BIG BANG THEORY on Sept. 25 (8:30-9:00 PM, ET/PT). On Nov. 2, YOUNG SHELDON will move to its regular time period, Thursdays (8:30-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (Photo by Robert Voets/CBS via Getty Images)
NEW ORLEANS - MAY 17: SEAL TEAM stars David Boreanaz (left), as Jason Hayes, in a military drama that follows the professional and personal lives of the most elite unit of Navy SEALs as they train, plan and execute the most dangerous, high stakes missions our country can ask of them. His tight-knit SEAL team includes Ray (Neil Brown Jr., center), and Clay Spenser (Max Thieriot, right). This fall, SEAL TEAM will be broadcast Wednesdays (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (Photo by Skip Bolen/CBS via Getty Images)
PURE GENIUS -- 'Lift Me Up' Episode 113 -- Pictured: (l-r) Augustus Prew as James Bell, Dermot Mulroney as Dr. Walter Wallace, Reshma Shetty as Dr. Talaikha Channarayapatra -- (Photo by: Sonja Flemming/CBS/Universal Television/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - MAY 17: S.W.A.T., a new drama inspired by the television series and the feature film, stars Shemar Moore (second from right) as a locally born and raised S.W.A.T. sergeant newly tasked to run a specialized tactical unit that is the last stop in law enforcement in Los Angeles. His elite unit includes Christina 'Chris' Alonso (Lina Esco, far left), David 'Deacon' Kay (Jay Harrington, second from left), Dominique Luca (Kenny Johnson, center) and Victor Tan (David Lim, far right). This fall, S.W.A.T. will be broadcast Thursdays (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) beginning Nov. 2, after football concludes, on the CBS Television Network. (Photo by Michael Yarish/CBS via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - MAY 17: 9JKL stars Mark Feuerstein (in bed) in a family comedy inspired by his real life. Josh Roberts (Feuerstein) is a new divorc�and actor between projects who moves home to New York to regroup, living in an apartment sandwiched between his doting, meddlesome parents (Elliott Gould and Linda Lavin, pictured) on one side and his competitive brother, sister-in-law and their new baby on the other. (Photo by Cliff Lipson/CBS via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - MAY 17: 9JKL stars Mark Feuerstein (front) in a family comedy inspired by his real life. Josh Roberts (Feuerstein) is a new divorc�and actor between projects who moves home to New York to regroup, living in an apartment sandwiched between his doting, meddlesome parents (Elliott Gould, far left, and Linda Lavin, second from left) on one side and his competitive brother (David Walton), sister-in-law (Liza Lapira) and their new baby on the other. (Photo by Cliff Lipson/CBS via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - MAY 17: YOUNG SHELDON is a new half-hour, single-camera comedy created by Chuck Lorre and Steven Molaro, that introduces 'The Big Bang Theory's' Sheldon Cooper (Iain Armitage), a 9-year-old genius living with his mother (Zoe Perry), father and two siblings in East Texas and going to high school. YOUNG SHELDON will have a special Monday launch behind the season premiere of THE BIG BANG THEORY on Sept. 25 (8:30-9:00 PM, ET/PT). On Nov. 2, YOUNG SHELDON will move to its regular time period, Thursdays (8:30-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (Photo by Robert Voets/CBS via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - MAY 17: S.W.A.T., a new drama inspired by the television series and the feature film, stars Shemar Moore (pictured) as a locally born and raised S.W.A.T. sergeant newly tasked to run a specialized tactical unit that is the last stop in law enforcement in Los Angeles. This fall, S.W.A.T. will be broadcast Thursdays (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) beginning Nov. 2, after football concludes, on the CBS Television Network. (Photo by Michael Yarish/CBS via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - MAY 17: ME, MYSELF & I stars Bobby Moynihan (left) in a comedy about the defining moments in one man's life over three distinct periods -- as 14-year-old Alex in 1991, Alex at age 40 in present day (Moynihan) and Alex at age 65 in 2042. Jaleel White (right) plays Alex's best friend and business partner, Darryl, in present day. This fall, ME, MYSELF & I will be broadcast Mondays (9:30-10:00 PM, ET/PT). After football ends, as of Oct. 30 ME, MYSELF & I will shift to (9:00-9:30 PM, ET/PT), on the CBS Television Network. (Photo by Neil Jacobs/CBS via Getty Images)
VANCOUVER - MAY 17: WISDOM OF THE CROWD stars Jeremy Piven (far right) as Jeffrey Tanner, a visionary tech innovator who creates a cutting-edge crowdsourcing app to solve his daughter's murder, and revolutionize crime solving in the process. Working with him is Sara Morton (Natalia Tena), a brilliant engineer whose relationship with Tanner goes beyond professional; Josh Novak (Blake Lee, second from left), a talented, nerdy-cool head programmer; and Tariq Bakari (Jake Matthews, far left), a tech genius and expert hacker with issues adhering to the rules. This fall, WISDOM OF THE CROWD will be broadcast Sundays (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (Photo by Diyah Pera/CBS via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES - MAY 17: YOUNG SHELDON is a new half-hour, single-camera comedy created by Chuck Lorre and Steven Molaro, that introduces 'The Big Bang Theory's' Sheldon Cooper (Iain Armitage), a 9-year-old genius living with his family in East Texas and going to high school. YOUNG SHELDON will have a special Monday launch behind the season premiere of THE BIG BANG THEORY on Sept. 25 (8:30-9:00 PM, ET/PT). On Nov. 2, YOUNG SHELDON will move to its regular time period, Thursdays (8:30-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (Photo by Robert Voets/CBS via Getty Images)
NEW ORLEANS - MAY 17: SEAL TEAM stars David Boreanaz (center), as Jason Hayes, in a military drama that follows the professional and personal lives of the most elite unit of Navy SEALs as they train, plan and execute the most dangerous, high stakes missions our country can ask of them. His tight-knit SEAL team includes Sonny (A.J. Buckley, left), Clay Spenser (Max Thieriot, right) and Ray (Neil Brown Jr., behind Boreanaz). This fall, SEAL TEAM will be broadcast Wednesdays (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (Photo by Skip Bolen/CBS via Getty Images)
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