FX’s “The Americans” Ratings Rise; Show Hits Season High In A18-49

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On a live+same-day basis, Wednesday’s “The Americans” was the highest rated of the four fourth season episodes. It was the second-most watched.

According to cable data posted by Showbuzz, Wednesday’s game-changing episode drew a 0.32 adults 18-49 rating and 1.04 million total live+same-day viewers.

The numbers top the 0.24 rating and 0.82 million viewer mark drawn by last week’s episode. The adults 18-49 rating also sets a new high mark for the show’s fourth season, while the viewership tally is the season’s best since the March 16 season premiere (1.11 million).

Wednesday’s episode featured the murder of Nina (Annet Mahendru).

Written by Brian Cantor

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