TV Ratings Report: Chicago PD Books Strong Start

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Chicago PD copped to strong ratings on its series premiere, with last night's opener drawing 8.6 million total viewers and a 2.0 among 18-49-year olds.

Those figures easily beat out Chicago Fire's 2012 debut in the same timeslot.

Elsewhere, Revolution and Law & Order: SVU made it a successful evening all around for NBC...

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8 p.m.
The Middle: 8.7 million viewers/Super Fun Night: 4.9 million
Revolution: 6 million
2 Broke Girls rerun: 6 million/2 Broke Girls rerun: 6.3 million
Arrow rerun: 1.3 million

9 p.m.
The People's Choice Awards: 10.1 million
Law & Order SVU: 8.5 million
The Tomorrow People rerun: 860,000
Modern Family: 9.5 million/Super Fun Night rerun: 4.8 million

10 p.m.
Chicago PD: 8.5 million
David Blaine: Real or Magic rerun: 3.8 million

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I love Chicago Fire and loved seeing the cross overs on this show. This show looks like it is gong to be interesting. Finally something on Wednesday at 9 to watch. I hope both Chicago shows do well in the ratings.


Go Chicago PD