FLASHPOINT Mid-Season Premiere Wins the Night with 1.6 Million Viewers on CTV and Climbs with Key Demos

The mid-season premiere of FLASHPOINT was on target Tuesday night on CTV, garnering a massive increase with all key demos and winning the night as the most-watched program on Canadian television with 1.6 million viewers. Compared to the Season 3 premiere in 2010, Tuesday’s debut saw a whopping 90% increase with A18-34, 45% with A18-49 and 20% with A25-54. The multiple award-winning and critically acclaimed series was also #1 overall in Toronto with both A18-34 and A25-54.

FLASHPOINT delivered 55% more viewers than the simulcast of NCIS (Global/CBS; 1.03 million) from 10 to 11 p.m.

Earlier, Paula Abdul’s new series LIVE TO DANCE won its 8 p.m. – 10 p.m. timeslot with 1.22 million viewers and was #1 in Toronto with A18-49 on CTV.

In next week’s new FLASHPOINT episode “Thicker Than Blood” (Tuesday, Jan. 11 at 10 p.m. ET on CTV), a bank robbery leads the SRU to the abduction of an upstanding family man, who is forced to pay for the sins of his past. Erin Karpluk (BEING ERICA) guest stars.

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