FOX has issued a press release confirming they have ordered six additional episodes of its Batman prequel drama series “Gotham,” bringing the show’s order up to a full network standard 22 episode season.
The U.S. TV network’s highest-rated Fall drama debut in fourteen years, the show is tied as Monday night’s No. 1 drama among Adults 18-49 and is this season’s top broadcast drama overall among Men 18-49.
Its premiere scored a 6.0/18 Live +7 rating, and also “scored the largest post-three-day ratings gain (+0.9) of any broadcast drama, ever” according to the release. The two subsequent episodes have each delivered a 4.0 rating or higher in just the first three days which makes it one of the Top Three dramas overall on broadcast television this season.