NBC is showing some faith in “Knight Rider,” ordering four more scripts of the frosh drama from Universal Media Studios.
Update of the 1980s talking car skein has performed so-so overall in the ratings but has had traction with young men in its Wednesday 8 p.m. slot in three airings.
Skein has averaged 7.3 million viewers to date and 2.4 rating/7 share in adults 18-49. Its best showing so far has been in the men 18-49 demo (2.7).
Series stars Justin Bruening and is exec produced by Gary Scott Thompson, Doug Liman and Dave Bartis.