Live+7 Ratings for Week of Feb. 25: ‘Masked Singer’ Finale Wins, ‘Riverdale’ Doubles

Variety - 03-18

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The final episode of “Riverdale” before Luke Perry died more than doubled its rating in delayed viewing. The episode, which aired on Feb. 27, the same day Perry was hospitalized, saw a 133% bump from a 0.3 Live+Same Day rating to a 0.7 Live+7 rating. In terms of total viewership, the episode also doubled its tally, going from around 860,000 to 1.7 million total viewers. That compares favorably to show’s season averages, which are currently at a 0.4 rating and just over 1 million total viewers per episode.