The reboot of the CW from Kung Fu debuted on April 7, marking The CW’s most viewership for a first Wednesday in 7 years since The 100 debuted on March 19, 2014.
The reboot debuted 1.4 million total viewers and 0.2 in the 18-49 demographic.
More, Kung Fu has delivered CW’s largest audience in the two-and-a-half-year period since Riverdale in October 2018 (0.1, 530,000).
This continues the odds pull for the CW as Kung Fu is the third-best premiere of the season, including the return series after the debut of Walker and Superman and Lois. next Kung Fu, Nancy drew (0.1, 666,000) delivered its biggest audience of the season and its best since December 11, 2019.
Last night was The CW’s best Wednesday night since April 22, 2020.
Written by Christina M. Kim and inspired by the original series created by Ed Spielman, The New Kung Fu reboot follows a young Chinese American woman Nicky (Olivia Liang), whose quarter-life crisis drives her to abandon her studies and undertake a life-changing journey to an isolated monastery in China. But when she returns to San Francisco, she finds that her hometown is overrun with crime and corruption and that her own parents Jin (Tzi Ma) and Mei-Li (Kheng Hua Tan) are at the mercy of a powerful triad. . Nicky will draw on her martial arts skills and Shaolin values to protect her community and bring criminals to justice … while looking for the ruthless assassin who killed her mentor Shaolin Pei-Ling (Vanessa Kai) and who target now.