Drama is latest Peacock series to gain traction
Chicago Fire,” which airs at 10 p.m. Wednesdays and is produced by the net’s sister studio Universal Television, is averaging a 2.4 rating/7 share in the 18-49 demo, as well as 8 million viewers overall. The series launched on Oct. 10. “We are excited to see it gaining traction on our schedule,” said NBC Entertainment president Jennifer Salke. “We are incredibly invested in this one.” Among the ensemble cast are “House” vet Jesse Spencer, Taylor Kinney and Eamonn Walker. Wolf exec produces with Matt Olmstead, Joe Chappelle, Danielle Gelber and Peter Jankowski.