‘Untouchables’ boosts ratings for time period

The two-hour premiere of Paramount’s new firstrun syndie series “The Untouchables,” which garnered mixed reviews, fired off a respectable 7.1 rating/ 10 share in eight metered markets during its first two days.

Although not the blockbuster numbers achieved by Par’s “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine” in its debut last week, the revival of the good vs. evil action hour outdelivered November1992 time periods by an average of 57% in household share in Arbitron (11 vs. 7) and 43% in Nielsen (10 vs. 7).

On WGN-TV in Chicago, where the series is based, “The Untouchables” earned a 9.7/14 in Arbitron, a 27% improvement for the same period during the November 1992 sweeps.

More TV

  • Sky TV Logo

    Fox Still Expects Sky Takeover to Go Through, but Opponents Rejoice

    The two-hour premiere of Paramount’s new firstrun syndie series “The Untouchables,” which garnered mixed reviews, fired off a respectable 7.1 rating/ 10 share in eight metered markets during its first two days. Although not the blockbuster numbers achieved by Par’s “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine” in its debut last week, the revival of the good […]

  • 'The Bachelor' Recap: Arie Luyendyk Jr.

    'The Bachelor' Recap: Arie Luyendyk Jr. Faces 'The Bekah-ning'

    The two-hour premiere of Paramount’s new firstrun syndie series “The Untouchables,” which garnered mixed reviews, fired off a respectable 7.1 rating/ 10 share in eight metered markets during its first two days. Although not the blockbuster numbers achieved by Par’s “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine” in its debut last week, the revival of the good […]

  • CBS Orders Pilots From Gloria Calderon

    CBS Orders Pilots From Gloria Calderon Kellett, Amanda Green, Michelle Nader

    The two-hour premiere of Paramount’s new firstrun syndie series “The Untouchables,” which garnered mixed reviews, fired off a respectable 7.1 rating/ 10 share in eight metered markets during its first two days. Although not the blockbuster numbers achieved by Par’s “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine” in its debut last week, the revival of the good […]

  • NBC Orders FBI Drama 'The Enemy

    NBC Orders FBI Drama 'The Enemy Within' From 'Mentalist' Writer to Pilot

    The two-hour premiere of Paramount’s new firstrun syndie series “The Untouchables,” which garnered mixed reviews, fired off a respectable 7.1 rating/ 10 share in eight metered markets during its first two days. Although not the blockbuster numbers achieved by Par’s “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine” in its debut last week, the revival of the good […]

  • Timeless

    TV News Roundup: 'Timeless' Sets Season 2 Premiere Date on NBC

    The two-hour premiere of Paramount’s new firstrun syndie series “The Untouchables,” which garnered mixed reviews, fired off a respectable 7.1 rating/ 10 share in eight metered markets during its first two days. Although not the blockbuster numbers achieved by Par’s “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine” in its debut last week, the revival of the good […]

  • "The Matrimonial Metric" -- Pictured: Sheldon

    Delayed Viewing Ratings: 'Big Bang Theory' Winter Premiere Starts 2018 Strong

    The two-hour premiere of Paramount’s new firstrun syndie series “The Untouchables,” which garnered mixed reviews, fired off a respectable 7.1 rating/ 10 share in eight metered markets during its first two days. Although not the blockbuster numbers achieved by Par’s “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine” in its debut last week, the revival of the good […]

  • Morgan Freeman and Peter Dinklage Bring

    PepsiCo's Super Bowl Commercial for Doritos, Mountain Dew is Two Ads in One

    The two-hour premiere of Paramount’s new firstrun syndie series “The Untouchables,” which garnered mixed reviews, fired off a respectable 7.1 rating/ 10 share in eight metered markets during its first two days. Although not the blockbuster numbers achieved by Par’s “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine” in its debut last week, the revival of the good […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content