The network's return to original programming continued with Walker's series premiere and the return of Legacies.
Walker Season 1 Episode 1 packed a punch in total viewers, drawing 2.4 million total viewers.
This number is the network's largest audience since January 2018, and the largest in the slot since December 2016.
In the demo, the Jared Padalecki-fronted reboot of the Chuck Norris classic had a 0.4 rating.
Last season, the top show on The CW was The Flash at 1.3 million viewers and a 0.4 rating, so this is a winning start for Walker.
The large tune-in could be attributed to the fact this is a reboot of a beloved series, and of course, Padalecki, who recently wrapped a 15-year run on Supernatural.
After that, Legacies Season 3 Episode 1 had 0.7 million viewers and a 0.2 rating -- right on par with last season's average.
These numbers are somewhat disappointing when you