The Flash season 5 debuted with steady ratings that were on par with the numbers for the previous finale and the season 4 average.
The fifth season premiere of the series earned a total of 2.1 million viewers and a 0.8 demo score. These numbers are on par with the previous season average and the 0.8/4 demo numbers of the season 4 finale.
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The season continues next week with the episode titled “Blocked.” You can read the official synopsis below:
CHRIS KLEIN JOINS “THE FLASH” – As Barry (Grant Gustin) helps his daughter, Nora (Jessica Parker Kennedy), become a better speedster, he and Team Flash also track down a meta stealing high-tech weapons, only to cross paths with a new foe named Cicada (Chris Klein), who is hunting the very same meta with nefarious intent. Kim Miles directed the episode written by Eric Wallace & Judalina Neira (#502).
The series stars Grant Gustin as Barry Allen / Flash, Candice Patton as Iris West, Danielle Panabaker as Caitlin Snow / Killer Frost, Carlos Valdes as Cisco Ramon / Vibe, Tom Cavanagh as Harrison “Sherloque” Wells, Jesse L. Martin as Joe West, Danielle Nicolet as Cecile Horton, Hartley Sawyer as Ralph Dibny / Elongated Man, Jessica Parker Kennedy as Nora West-Allen, and Chris Klein as Cicada.
The Flash airs on Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m. ET on The CW.