“Red Band” bowed Sept. 17 in the Wednesday 9 p.m. slot behind “Hell’s Kitchen.” Fox is encouraged by the solid DVR lift the show is generating in Live Plus 3 and Live Plus 7 ratings.
Series revolves around a group of hospitalized teenagers facing life-threatening diseases. It’s based on a format from Spain. Octavia Spencer and Dave Annable lead the ensemble cast. Margaret Nagle is exec producer and Rina Mimoun is showrunner.