TV Ratings: 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' Gets a Lift, 'Supernatural' Hits Three-Year High
Ahead of their big Super Bowl episodes, the Golden Globe winner and neighbor "New Girl" grow on Fox, while the CW veteran sees its most watched episode since 2010.
The Biggest Loser improved on NBC, averaging a 1.9 rating among adults 18-49. The competition rose two-tenths of a point from last Tuesday's outing, leading into a steady Chicago Fire (1.8 adults). NBC topped the demo for the night, averaging a 1.9 rating with adults 18-49 and 6.8 million viewers.
Fox saw improvement for its entire comedy block. Dads (1.5 adults) improved three-tenths of a point, while Brooklyn Nine-Nine (1.9 adults) jumped a half of a point. New Girl (1.8 adults) was up two-tenths of a point, though this marks the first time the series' lead-in outperformed it in the key demo. The winter finale of The Mindy Project (1.5 adults) pulled in an extra four-tenths of a point from last week. Fox averaged a 1.7 rating with adults 18-49 and 3.8 million viewers.
CBS had encores of its Wednesday lineup, averaging a 1.5 rating in the key demo and a dominant 10.5 million viewers.
ABC started the night with an encore of Agents of SHIELD, leading into The Goldbergs (1.5 adults) and Trophy Wife (1.0 adults) down a respective two- and one-tenths of a point. Killer Women (0.7 adults) held its lackluster score from last week, giving ABC a 0.9 rating with adults 18-49 and 3.8 million viewers.
Both The Originals (1.0 adults) and Supernatural (1.1 adults) rose a tenth of a point from last week, with Supernatural scoring its most watched episode (2.7 million) since October 2010. The CW averaged a robust 1.1 rating with adults 18-49 and 2.5 million viewers.