‘Nip/Tuck’ Premiere Sets Record for FX

Sep 21, 2005  •  Post A Comment

The season premiere of FX’s “Nip/Tuck” on Tuesday drew a 4.4 household rating and 5.3 million viewers, making it the most-watched episode of any series in the network’s history despite airing during the broadcast networks’ premiere week.

“Nip/Tuck” attracted 3.7 million adults 18 to 49, beating shows on ABC, UPN and The WB. Ratings for the premiere of “Nip/Tuck” have increased in each of its three seasons. The special 90-minute episode was presented with limited commercial interruptions by Sony Pictures, which aired trailers for several of its films.