ARROW Scores its Most Watched and Highest Rated Episode of the Season
SUPERNATURAL Hits Season Highs in Total Viewers and with Men
Burbank, CA – Part two of THE FLASH/ARROW epic crossover event gave ARROW its most watched (3.58 million) and its highest-rated episode in adults 18-34 (1.0/4), adults 18-49 (1.3/4), and men 18-49 (1.6/6) of the season, according to fast affiliate Live Plus Same Day Nielsen ratings for Wednesday, December 2, 2015.
ARROW also matched its season high rating in men 18-34 (1.2/5).
With the conclusion of the crossover setting the scene for one of the most-anticipated new shows of the season, DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW, premiering Thursday, January 21, 8:00-9:00pm ET/PT, last night was ARROW's most watched episode and its highest-rated episode in adults 18-49 since last season’s FLASH/ARROW crossover (12/3/14), and also its best adults 18-34 rating since 5/13/15.
Versus its last original episode on 11/18, ARROW was up +33% in total viewers, +25% in adults 18-34, +20% in men 18-34, +18% in adults 18-49, and +23% in men 18-49.
ARROW was #1 in its time period in men 18-34 and #2 (tie) in men 18-49.
SUPERNATURAL also hit season highs last night, with its most watched episode of the season (2.13M), and its highest-rated episode in men 18-34 (1.0/4) and men 18-49 (1.1/3). It matched its season bests in adults 18-34 (0.8/3) and also in adults 18-49 (0.9/3).
It was SUPERNATURAL’s most watched episode since 2/3/15, and the most watched show in the time period in more than a year (11/26/14).
Versus its last original two weeks ago, SUPERNATURAL rose +28% in total viewers, +33% in adults 18-34, +43% in men 18-34, +29% in adults 18-49, and +38% in men 18-49.
This season SUPERNATURAL is one of the most heavily time-shifted shows in primetime; it averages a huge +86% increase in adults 18-49 when Live + 7 Day delayed viewing is added to its Live + Same Day totals alone, an +83% jump in adults 18-34, and a +56% increase in total viewers. ARROW sees gains of +51% in total viewers, +56% in adults 18-34, and +60% in adults 18-49 in its Live + 7 Day ratings over Live + SD.
For the night, it was The CW’s most watched Wednesday (2.86M) since last season’s FLASH/ARROW crossover on 12/3/14. The CW averaged a 0.9/3 in adults 18-34, 1.1/5 in men 18-34, 1.1/4 in adults 18-49, and a 1.3/4 in men 18-49.