'Chicago Fire' up for Second Week in a Row, Matches Top Rating Since January 7

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May 7th, 2014

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via press notes:

Tuesday Results:

 

  • "The Voice" (2.4/8 in 18-49, 10.4 million viewers overall from 8-9:01 p.m. ET) ranks as the #1 show of the night in adults 18-49 and is #1 in its time period among the Big 4 networks in adults 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54 and women 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54.   “The Voice” grew from half-hour to half-hour by +18% in adults 18-49 (to a 2.6 rating from a 2.2) and by 14% or 1.4 million persons in total viewers (11.1 million vs. 9.7 million).

 

  • Chicago Fire (1.9/6 in 18-49, 7.0 million viewers overall from 10-11 p.m. ET) won the 10 p.m. hour among ABC, CBS and NBC in  adults 18-49 and other key measures, to score the show’s top rating since March 18 (1.9) and match its best rating since Jan. 7 (2.0).  “Chicago Fire” grew from its first half-hour to its second by 6% (to a 1.9 from a 1.8), despite the 10 p.m. hour, to pull 0.3 of a point ahead of CBS’s “Person Of Interest” in the 10:30-11 p.m. half-hour (1.9 vs. 1.6) after the two shows had tied from 10-10:30 (1.8 each).

 

  • Chicago Fire” was up for a second original telecast in a row, growing by 6% versus its 1.8 on April 29 and by 12% versus its 1.7 on April 15.

 

  • “About a Boy” (1.5/5 in 18-49, 6.4 million viewers overall from 9:01-9:31 p.m. ET) is currently retaining 94% of last week’s 1.6 rating in adults 18-49.  “Boy is the #1 comedy in the time period in adults 18-49, ahead of “The Goldbergs” (1.3) and “New Girl” (1.2),and is also the #1 Big 4 comedy in the slot among total viewers, adults 25-54 and other key measures.

 

  • “Growing Up Fisher” (1.2/4 in 18-49, 5.2 million viewers overall from 9:31-10 p.m. ET) is the #1 comedy in the time period in total viewers (5.2 million) and adults 25-54 (1.7).

 

  • In adults 18-34, NBC is #1 for the night among the Big 4 networks.

 

 
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