Empire's drip-dropping stopped on Wednesday night.
Empire Season 5 Episode 13 scared up 4.1 million total viewers and a 1.2 rating in the demo, up a tenth vs. last week.
Star also benefited with the better lead-in, at a perfectly compatible 3.5 million total viewers and a 1.0 rating.
Over on ABC, Whiskey Cavalier was also on the upside, with 3.1 million total viewers and a 0.6 rating in the demo.
The Goldbergs (4.4 million/1.1 rating) and Schooled (3.4 million/0.8 rating) were both down, but Modern Family (4.3 million/1.1 rating) as steady.
NBC's Chicago Med (7.9 million/1.0 rating) dropped two tenths, while Fire (8.1 million/1.1 rating) and P.D. (6.9 million/1.1 rating) each lose one-tenth.
Survivor (7.3 million/1.5 rating) was down a tenth, while Million Dollar Mile (3.4 million/0.8 rating) was way down. SEAL Team (3.7 million/0.6 rating) was steady in the demo.
Over on The CW, Jane the Virgin (595k viewers, 0.2 rating) lost steam.
Paul Dailly is the Associate Editor for TV Fanatic. Follow him on Twitter.