11 October 2012 12:02 PM, PDT | CinemaSpy | See recent CinemaSpy news »

For those who caught the premiere of Arrow on The CW network last night, regardless of whether or you thought it was kick-ass, or whether you thought it was derivative and over-glossed, the series debuted to impressive ratings. According to the network, it drew in 4.02 million viewers, making it the most watched telecast on the network of any show, on any night, in three years.

Below is the network’s release:

Arrow was the most watched premiere on the network since The Vampire Diaries (9/10/2009).

This was the most watched show in the Wednesday 8Pm time period in more than three years (5/13/2009)

Versus last year’s premiere of H8R in the time period, it more than doubled its audience (4M vs. 1.3M) and was up 57% in A18-34 (1.1/4), and 117% in A18-49 (1.3/4)

The Arrow premiere also gave Supernatural a boost last night, it was Supernatural’s most watched episode (2.6M »

- Sergio Vess

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