"LETHAL WEAPON," "THE MICK" AND "BROOKLYN NINE-NINE" POST FOX'S MOST-WATCHED TUESDAY NIGHT IN NEARLY TWO YEARS
LETHAL WEAPON Season Two Premiere Draws 6.7 Million 3-Day Multi-Platform Viewers,
Marking +52% Gain From Same Day
THE MICK Delivers 4.3 Million Viewers, Up +59% vs. Same Day, in Return
BROOKLYN NINE-NINE's 3.5 Million Viewers Mark +75% Lift
The returns of LETHAL WEAPON, THE MICK AND BROOKLYN NINE-NINE delivered FOX's most-watched Tuesday night in nearly two years.
The Season Two premiere of LETHAL WEAPON delivered 6.7 million 3-day multi-platform viewers, according to Nielsen, a +52% lift from its same day audience of 4.4 million last Tuesday, Sept. 26, at 8:00 PM ET/PT. In Live+3 Day ratings, it delivered a 1.7/7 among Adults 18-49, gaining +42% vs. Live+Same Day (1.2/5).
The Season Two premiere of THE MICK averaged 4.3 million viewers across multiple platforms. FOX's hit comedy starring Kaitlin Olson posted a +59% gain from its same day viewership (2.7 million). In Adults 18-49, it averaged a 1.3/5 L3, +44% vs. L+SD (0.9/3), and up two-tenths from its Season One finale.
Additionally, the Season Five premiere of BROOKLYN NINE-NINE delivered 3.5 million viewers, a +75% lift from same day (2.0 million). In the demo, BROOKLYN NINE-NINE, posted a 1.2/4 L3 among Adults 18-49, gaining +71% vs. same day (0.8/3) and up +33% vs. its Season Four finale.
In the next all-new episode of LETHAL WEAPON, "Dancing in September," airing Tuesday, Oct. 3 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX, Riggs (Clayne Crawford) and Murtaugh (Damon Wayans) respond to the death of a plastic surgeon, drawing them into a case involving an illegal drug ring run out of a wellness clinic. Things heat up when Palmer (guest star Hilarie Burton) from the DEA and Riggs compete to solve the case first. Meanwhile, Trish (Keesha Sharp) and Murtaugh face the emotional challenges of sending their first son, RJ (Dante Brown), off to college.
In the next all-new episode of THE MICK, "The Friend," airing at 9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT, Mickey's (Olson) relationship with Alba (Carla Jimenez) is tested when Greenwich divorcee Trish (guest star Michaela Watkins) hits rock bottom and becomes the perfect new friend for Mickey. When Mickey sends Jimmy (Scott MacArthur) over to help Trish with some home repairs, she begins to question just how casual her relationship with him really is. Meanwhile, Sabrina (Sofia Black-D'Elia) and Ben (Jack Stanton) take a shot at Chip's (Thomas Barbusca) ego.
In the next all-new episode of BROOKLYN NINE-NINE, "The Big House, Pt. 2," airing at 9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT, the warden (guest star Toby Huss) asks Jake to investigate Romero's (guest star Lou Diamond Phillips) drug smuggling operation, leaving Jake and Caleb (guest star Tim Meadows) caught between the loyalty Jake has sworn to both of them. Meanwhile, Amy (Melissa Fumero) is offered a deal by a local mobster who claims he can prove that Hawkins (guest star Gina Gershon) is guilty, but Holt (Andre Braugher) and the rest of the gang think they have a safer plan.
LETHAL WEAPON is a production of Warner Bros. Television in association with Lin Pictures and Good Session Productions. Matt Miller, Dan Lin, Jennifer Gwartz and McG serve as executive producers. "Like" LETHAL WEAPON on Facebook at facebook.com/LethalWeaponFOX/. Follow the series on Twitter @LethalWeaponFOX and join the discussion at #LethalWeapon. See photos and videos on Instagram by following @LethalWeaponFOX.
THE MICK is produced by 20th Century Fox Television. The series was created by John Chernin and Dave Chernin, who serve as showrunners. The Chernin brothers, Kaitlin Olson, Nicholas Frenkel, Oly Obst and Scott Marder are executive producers. "Like" THE MICK on Facebook at facebook.com/TheMickFOX/. Follow the series on Twitter @TheMickFOX and join the discussion at #TheMick. See photos and videos on Instagram @TheMickFOX.
BROOKLYN NINE-NINE is produced by Universal Television, 3 Arts Entertainment, Fremulon and Dr. Goor Productions. The series was created by Dan Goor and Michael Schur. The series is executive-produced by Goor, Schur, David Miner and Luke Del Tredici. "Like" BROOKLYN NINE-NINE on Facebook at facebook.com/BrooklynNineNine. Follow the series on Twitter @Brooklyn99FOX and join the discussion using #brooklyn99. See photos and videos on Instagram by following @Brooklyn99FOX.