Comedy’s South Park, Chappelle's Show Rule Wed.

Publish date:

Comedy Central’s South Park and Chappelle's Show were the Nos. 2- and 1-ranked basic-cable shows, respectively, Wednesday night, the network said Friday.

Chappelle's Show

earned a 2.9 Nielsen Media Research household rating and scored a 2.3 among persons 18-49, making it the highest-rated episode this season, Comedy said.

Meanwhile, the premiere of season eight of South Park posted a 2.8 household rating and a 1.9 among persons 18-49.