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‘Criminal Minds’ Episode Featuring Eden Riegel Powers Show to Primetime Win

CBS/Criminal Minds
CBS/Criminal Minds

The Wednesday, October 15 episode of CBS’ “Criminal Minds” featuring former “” and “” actress found the primetime series growing week-to-week in Total Viewers and the key Adults 18-49 sales demo. For the night, “Minds” was the most watched series overall in viewers.

With 10.9 million viewers and a 2.4/7 in Adults 18-49 rating/share using final Live+SD data, CBS projects that “Minds” will jump to 14.7 million viewers and a 3.9 in Adults 18-49 when Live+7 number are released in the weeks ahead.  The series is also projected to grow from a 3.3 rating in Adults 25-54 to a 4.9 rating.

In the episode, entitled “A Thousand Suns,” Riegel portrayed Shelley Hicks, the frantic wife of the co-pilot of a doomed airliner that crashed in the Colorado mountains.