[TV] Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Is TV's Highest Drama Debut In 4 Years
Posted by Joseph Lee on 09.25.2013
ABC has a hit...
Superhero Hype reports that ABC says the series debut of Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. opened at #1 in its time period in the adults 18-49 demographic, beating NBC's The Voice Tuesday premiere by 15% and CBS' season premiere of NCIS by 35% to be TV's highest rated drama debut in almost four years, since November 3, 2009.
It was Tuesday's #1 show in the demographic (tie) and across all key male demographics (M18-34/M18-49/M25-54). It also gained young adults from its first half-hour to it second half-hour.
The series stars Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson, Brett Dalton as Agent Grant Ward, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz, Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons, Ming-Na Wen as Agent Melinda May and Chloe Bennet as Skye. It airs on Tuesdays at 8/7C.