CBS has issued full-season orders for all four of its new Fall drama series. “Madam Secretary,” “NCIS: New Orleans,” “Scorpion” and “Stalker” are all set to get a full run of twenty-two episodes each. The first three of those shows all rank in the Top 15 series in all of primetime in terms of total viewership.
In Live+7 ratings per episode, “Madam Secretary” is averaging a 2.1 rating and 15.01 million viewers, “NCIS: New Orleans” is averaging a 3.2 rating and 19.71 million viewers, “Scorpion” is averaging a 4.4 rating and 17.11 million viewers, and “Stalker” is averaging a 2.8 rating and 11.19 million viewers.
In an official press release, CBS Entertainment chairman Nina Tassler says: “These four shows have had an immediate impact on our schedule by improving nights, winning time periods and adding more hours of success across our primetime line up.”