CBS’ Criminal Minds this Wednesday drew 9.3 million total viewers and a 1.9 rating (per finals), rising 5 percent and three tenths to deliver best-since-premiere numbers.
Opening the Eye’s night, Survivor (9.9 mil/2.3) boasted its largest audience of the season and its best number since Sept. 30. Come 10 pm, Code Black (8.4 mil/1.4) dipped a tenth from last week’s season high.
Elsewhere in the ratings….
ABC | The Middle (8.1 mil/2.0) and The Goldbergs (7 mil/2.0) were steady in the demo, Modern Family (8.2 mil/2.6) rose two tenths and black-ish (6 mil/1.7) inched up one tenth. Nashville (4.1 mil/0.8) ticked down to new series lows.
FOX | Leading out of an Empire rerun (3.4 mil/1.0), Taraji and Terence’s holiday special did 5.1 mil and a 1.5.
NBC | The Mat Franco special did 4.3 mil/1.0, The Illusionists 3.5 mil/0.9.