Sympathy for the devilish
Well, speak of the devil. And apparently, many of you already are. Fox’s drama featuring Tom Ellis as the lord of the underworld, is doing well after its three-month break — with its second episode back, it placed among the top 20 shows in Canada that week.
The May 7 instalment, Deceptive Little Parasite, scored 1.3 million viewers for CTV. That episode aired May 8 on Fox, drawing an additional 3.25 million U.S. viewers into its den of doom.
Ellis gave fans a hint of how Season 2 will end during an interview with HuffPost, setting up Season 3.
“Our final two episodes of this season, it’s all about mom’s plan to get back to heaven and taking her sons with her and how that kind of unravels,” he said. “And then the very, very end of this season, Lucifer is in for a bit of a shock.”
Elsewhere, the top 5 spots were filled with long-running favourites and
as well as breakout hits and In local markets, won out in Calgary, Edmonton, Montreal and the Greater Toronto Area. was must-watch in Vancouver.
Here are the top programs in Canada for the week of May 1-7, the most recent ratings available at press time, courtesy of audience measurement organization Numeris:
1. 8-8:30 p.m. ET), CTV 2. Global 3. Global 4. Global 5. 6. 7. 8. Global 9. CTV 10. CTV 11. NHL Playoffs Round 2, CBC 12. CTV 13. (Thurs 8:30-9 p.m. ET), CTV 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. CTV CTV (Thurs CTV CTV CTV Global Global CTV CTV Global Global CTV Global CTV CBC (Wed), Global 27. Global 28. NHL Playoffs Round 2, Sportsnet National 29. Global (Thurs), 30. Global (Mon),