With ABC, CBS and NBC busy reporting on Super Tuesday returns, Fox’s The Resident this week delivered 4.8 million total viewers and a 0.8 demo rating, up 23 percent and a tenth from its previous airing to hit and match season highs. (Read our post mortem with Matt Czuchry.)
Leading out of that — and back from an 11-week break — Empire resumed its farewell run with 2.46 million total viewers and a 0.6 rating (read recap), down a tick from its winter finale to match series lows.
Elsewhere, The Big 3’s combined Super Tuesday coverage totaled 8 million total viewers across the night, with NBC evvvvver so slightly leading the way (with an audience of 2.8 million).
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