‘The Flash’ Returns To Ratings Increase, ‘S.H.I.E.L.D.’ Ties All-Time Demo Low

Last night The Flash returned after a month-long hiatus while Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D continued the Agents of Hydra arc. While the former series scored a ratings increase for the CW, the latter experienced a dip in both viewer totals and demo numbers for ABC.

TVLine reports that The Flash earned a total of 2.65 million viewers and a 1.0 demo rating, an increase in both numbers from the previous episode.

Meanwhile, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D drew in 2.16 million viewers and a 0.6 demo ratings. The demo numbers are tied with the all-time series low.

The Flash returns next week with the episode titled “I Know Who You Are”.

“I Know Who You Are” – (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)

VIBE FACES OFF AGAINST KILLER FROST – Barry (Grant Gustin) and the team meet Tracy Brand (guest star Anne Dudek), a scientist, who may be the key to stopping Savitar. Unfortunately, Killer Frost (Danielle Panabaker) is also after Tracy so Team Flash must battle their old friend, which proves to be particularly difficult for Cisco (Carlos Valdes). Joe (Jesse L. Martin) and Cecile’s (guest star Danielle Nicolet) relationship takes a big turn. Hanelle Culpepper directed the episode written by Bronwen Clark & Joshua V. Gilbert (#320). Original airdate 5/2/2017.”

Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D returns next week with the episode titled “Farewell, Cruel World!”


“Farewell, Cruel World!” – The clock is ticking for Daisy and Simmons to get the team out of the Framework, but not everyone is ready and willing to leave, on “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” TUESDAY, MAY 2 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network.

The Flash airs on Tuesday at 8:00 pm ET on The CW.

Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D airs on Tuesday at 10:00 pm ET on ABC.

Be sure to check back with Heroic Hollywood after each episode for weekly reviews!

Source: TVLine

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