Ratings: NBC’s “This Is Us” Ticks Up For “Memphis” Episode

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The superb “Memphis” edition of “This Is Us” outdrew the previous week’s broadcast in adults 18-49 and average viewership.

According to fast national data posted by Showbuzz, the episode drew a 2.5 adults 18-49 rating and averaged 9.37 million total viewers. Last week’s broadcast posted a 2.4 in the demo and 9.03 million in total viewership.

As has become the norm for “This Is Us,” this week’s episode convincingly ranked as Tuesday night’s #1 show in adults 18-49. It was #4 in viewership beneath CBS’ “NCIS,” “Bull,” and “NCIS: New Orleans.”

NBC led into “This Is Us” with “The Wall” (1.4, 5.90 million this week vs. 1.4, 5.76 million last week). It closed its night with “Chicago Fire” (1.6, 7.07 million this week vs. 1.5, 6.77 million last week).

Written by Brian Cantor

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