‘Blue Bloods’ Season 8 Finale Review: CBS’ NYPD Drama Aims For Closure

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Deadline—SPOILER ALERT: This story contains details of tonight's Blue Bloods Season 8 finale. Blue Bloods has long been and will continue to be one of my favorite Big 4 series and tonight's Season 8 finale of the Tom Selleck led NYPD family drama served to confirm that opinion. In lieu of the traditional cliffhanger, the end of this season of the already renewed show brought resolution and depth at a point when most procedurals are barely doing much but going through the…

‘Blue Bloods’ Ratings Top Friday With Engaging Season Finale; ‘OUAT’ Rises. Concluding a year that started in tragedy with a celebration, Blue Bloods (0.8/3) wrapped up its eighth season last night on top. While the CBS NYPD family drama was down 11% from the Season 7 ender of May 5, 2017 to hit a finale low, Blue Bloods was tied with lead-in Hawaii Five-O (0.8/3) for the highest rated show of the night among adults 18-49, and took the viewership prize with 8.74 million tuning in. That's up a tenth in the demo from last week's fast affiliates…