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02.03.2015

"NCIS: NEW ORLEANS" IS THE MOST-WATCHED FRESHMAN DRAMA IN 10 YEARS

This Just In…

…From CBS Entertainment

With 18.6 Million Viewers, New Hit Drama Is the #4-Ranked Primetime Program
And #2 Drama Behind Only "NCIS"

NCIS:  NEW ORLEANS is the most-watched freshman drama series in 10 years, according to Nielsen most current ratings. 

            With an average audience of 18.63 million viewers, NCIS: NEW ORLEANS is delivering more viewers than any freshman drama since "Desperate Housewives" during the 2004-2005 season.

            NCIS: NEW ORLEANS which wins its Tuesday 9:00-10:00 PM time period in viewers, adults 18-49 and adults 25-54, is the #4-ranked program on primetime television and the #2 broadcast drama behind only NCIS. It is the third edition of the worldwide NCIS franchise joining NCIS, the most-watched drama on TV and NCIS: LOS ANGELES.

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                                     David Pepose         212-975-1929      david.pepose@cbs.com