FOX has officially picked-up new thriller, The Following and three comedies, The Mindy Project, New Girl and Raising Hope for another season — the network’s Chairman of Entertainment Kevin Reilly has announced today.
The Following which stars Kevin Bacon and James Purefoy fared strong during the premiere with a 3.2 in rating in the 18-49 demographic with 10.42 million total viewers. Six episodes after and the show continued to hit series highs with 2.8% on the same demo with a total of 9.05 million viewers. (source)
Same impressive numbers go for the network’s three leading comedies — The Mindy Project, New Girl and Raising Hope. Here’s a statement from the official press release:
“New Girl ranks No. 1 among comedies in its core Women 18-34 demographic and is a Top 10 comedy among Adults 18-49. The Mindy Project has emerged as the No. 1 new comedy of the season among Women 18-34, while Raising Hope, which has anchored FOX’s Tuesday nights this season, is a Top 20 sitcom among Adults 18-34 and Teens”.
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