CBS’s Winter Premieres Of “Fire Country” and “SWAT” both showed huge improvement!!
“Fire Country” Freshman Season leads the night in ratings for the first time ever even beating “Blue Bloods” and seeing it’s highest rated episode of the season. The show just received a renewal which was expected with how good the show is doing in ratings.
Episode 9 was titled “No Good Deed”
“An internal investigation is launched after a difficult rescue goes awry and a life is lost.”
The episode received 6.389M views and a .50 demo.
Up from the last episode 5.590M views and .41 demo.
Fire Country stars Max Thieriot, Billy Burke, Kevin Alejandro, Diane Farr, Stephanie Arcila, Jordan Calloway, and Jules Latimer. In the story, Bode Donovan (Thieriot) is a young convict seeking redemption and a shortened prison sentence. He joins a prison release firefighting program in Northern California. and it’s a high-risk, high-reward assignment. Bode is unwittingly assigned to Three Rock Con Camp, which is located in his small hometown of Edgewater. That’s where he was once a golden all-American son and also where his troubles began. Five years ago, Bode burned down everything in his life and left town with a big secret. Now he’s back, with the rap sheet of a criminal and hoping for a chance at redemption.
“SWAT” Season 6 returned with it’s highest rated episode of the season.
Episode title: Pariah
“When faced with a series of random shootings, one team member’s family connections could be the key to stopping the next attack; Hondo prepares to meet Rochelle’s parents for the first time; Tan helps Luca navigate a sensitive situation.”
The episode received 5.294M views and a .50 demo.
Up from the last episode 4.932M views and .41 demo.
SWAT stars Shemar Moore, Alex Russell, Jay Harrington, Kenny Johnson, David Lim, and Patrick St. Esprit. The crime thriller centers on Sergeant Daniel “Hondo” Harrelson (Moore), a Los Angeles native and former Marine who’s been tapped to lead a new “last stop” Special Weapons And Tactics unit (S.W.A.T.). The rest of the team includes seasoned David “Deacon” Kay (Harrington), cocky Jim Street (Russell), expert driver Dominique Luca (Johnson), and informant-connected Victor Tan (Lim). Responsible for the management of all Metro Division S.W.A.T. units is Commander Robert Hicks (St. Esprit), a senior LAPD official with the Special Operations Bureau.