Fox could celebrate the numbers even as it lamented Thursday's lost potential Game 7, which likely would have gone several million higher.
Comedy Central also ordered new seasons of "Brickleberry" and "Drunk History."
Rosenblum seems a safe bet to earn second term Nov. 21.
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The Maze Runner
The Maze Runner1Weekend:$32.5M
A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones2Weekend:$13.1M
This Is Where I Leave You
This Is Where I Leave You3Weekend:$11.9M
NBC is reviving the onetime Universal TV series that aired for years on CBS, placing Octavia in the starring role once held by Angela Lansbury.
Daytime dramas with fewer than 35 episodes gain own competition.
The deal will bring 50 hours of unscripted programming to the network in 2014.
Past recipients of the award include J.J. Abrams, Don Mischer and Tom Hanks.
Pierce Gagnon, the tyke thesp who earned raves in "Looper," will play the son of Halle Berry's character.
The convenient shorthand for "Susan 313" is "failed comedy pilot," but one viewing illustrates how inadequate that phrase is.
Get ready for the Peacock to start plastering promos for the Winter Olympics across your screens.