NBC's "Chicago Fire" gets full-season order

This image released by NBC shows the cast of "Chicago Fire," from left, Teri Reeves as Hallie, David Eigenberg as Christopher Hermann, Charlie Barnett as Peter Mills, Lauren German as Leslie Shay, Monica Raymund as Gabriella Dawson, Taylor Kinney as Kelly Severide, Jesse Spencer as Matthew Casey and Eamonn Walker as Battalion Chief Walter Boden. The series premieres Oct. 10 at 10 p.m. EST on NBC. (AP Photo/NBC)

"Chicago Fire," NBC's new drama, has been given a full-season order.

The show, which follows the men and women of the Chicago Fire Department and stars Taylor Kinney and Jesse Spencer, is the first drama of the season to beat its premiere rating, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The series premiere earned a 1.9 rating in the key demographic (adults 18-49) earned a 2.3 rating during its fourth episode, reports THR.

Its Nov. 7 episode also marked the first time it outpaced its direct competitor ABC's new drama "Nashville."

"We all love this thrilling new drama with its sexy breakout cast. We are excited to see it gaining traction on our schedule," said NBC Entertainment president Jennifer Salke, according to THR.

"Chicago Fire" airs Wednesdays at 10 p.m. ET on NBC.