The CW’s The Flash opened Season 4 with 2.8 million total viewers and a 1.1 rating (per finals), matching both its May finale (3 mil/1.1) and Season 3 average (2.8 mil/1.1), while marking its best non-finale audience since Feb. 28. TVLine readers gave the episode an average grade of “B+.”
Leading out of that, Legends of Tomorrow‘s Season 3 opener (1.7 mil/0.6, reader grade “B+”) was on par with both its sophomore finale (1.5 mil/0.6) and its Season 2 average (1.8 mil/0.6).
CBS | NCIS (13.6 mil/1.4), Bull (11.3 mil/1.2) and New Orleans (9.5 mil/1.0) were all steady. Of some note, Bull drew a bigger audience than time slot rival This Is Us for the first time this season.
NBC | The Voice (11.1 mil/2.4) rose a tenth week-to-week, Law & Order American True Crime Story: M.E.N.E.N.D.E.Z. (4.9 mil/1.1) was steady and This Is Us (11 mil/2.8) dipped 10 percent in the demo.
FOX | Lethal Weapon (3.9 mil/1.0) ticked down to series lows. The Mick (2.2 mil/0.8) dipped a tenth while Brooklyn Nine-Nine (1.7 mil/0.7) ticked up.
ABC | The Middle (5.9 mil/1.4), black-ish (4.4 mil/1.3), The Mayor (3.4 mil/1.0) and K(P)StW (3.6 mil/0.8) all slipped two tenths, while Fresh Off the Boat (4.1 mil/1.1) was down three tenths.