"The Flash" Races to its Most Watched Episode Since its Record-Breaking Series Premiere

December 3, 2014

Part One of the Epic THE FLASH-ARROW Crossover Gives The CW its Most Watched December Telecast in Seven Years

THE FLASH Ranks #1 in Men 18-34 for the Night

Burbank, CA – Last night's THE FLASH, part one of an epic two-part crossover with ARROW, was the series' most watched (4.34 million) episode since its record-breaking series premiere, and also had its second-best rating of the season among adults 18-34 (1.4/5), behind only the series premiere, according to national Live Plus Same Day Nielsen ratings for Tuesday, December 2, 2014.
 
It was THE FLASH's highest-rated episode in adults 18-49 (1.6/5) since its second episode on 10/14/14.

THE FLASH had its second best men 18-34 rating (1.6/7) of the season, behind only the series premiere, and its best men 18-49 rating (2.0/7) since 10/14/14.

THE FLASH was #2 in the hour in adults 18-34, #3 in adults 18-49 (tie), and ranked #1 in men 18-34. It was the #1 broadcast show of the night in men 18-34 and men 18-49 (2.0/7 – tie).

Week to week, THE FLASH was up +25% in total viewers, +27% in adults 18-34, and +14% in adults 18-49.

THE FLASH was The CW’s most watched December telecast of any show in seven years (WWE SMACKDOWN on 12/28/07).

At 9 pm, SUPERNATURAL rose +1% over last week in total viewers (2.33 million), and was steady in adults 18-34 (0.8/3), and adults 18-49 (0.9/3).

The CW had its most watched Tuesday night (3.34 million) since THE FLASH series premiere on 10/7/14, and was up +16% over last week in total viewers, +10% in adults 18-34 (1.1/4) and +18% in adults 18-49 (1.3/4).
 
The CW ranked #1 among the broadcast nets for the night in both men 18-34 (1.3/5) and men 18-49 (1.5/5 - tie).

Last night was The CW’s most watched December night on any day of the week in seven years, since 12/28/07.

Versus this same week last year, The CW's Tuesday night is up +40% in total viewers, +10% in adults 18-34 and up +18% in adults 18-49.