“HAWAII FIVE-0” breaks premiere week DVR playback record. Live Plus 7-Day Playback Boosts the Season’s Top Freshman Series by an Additional +3.5 Million Viewers During Week Eight of the Season.
“The Mentalist” Ranks Second with an Additional +3.07 Million Viewers.
CBS Has Six of the Top 10.
HAWAII FIVE-0 broke its premiere week DVR playback record as live plus 7-day playback boosted the season’s top freshman series by an additional +3.5 million viewers during week eight, according to Nielsen live plus 7-day results for the week ending Nov. 14.
The +3.5 million additional viewers increased HAWAII FIVE-0’s week eight viewer average from 10.26 million to 13.76 million. During premiere week, HAWAII FIVE-0 added a +3.37 million viewers, which set a record for DVR playback at the time.
Including HAWAII FIVE-0, CBS had six of week eight’s most played-back programs: THE MENTALIST (#2) with +3.07m, CRIMINAL MINDS (#5) with +2.62m, NCIS (#7) with +2.53m, THE GOOD WIFE (#9) with +2.51m and CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION (#10) adding +2.29m.