Via CBS press release:
The Mentalist" is the Season's #1 New Show
CBS has given a full season order to its new drama THE MENTALIST, the season's top new freshman series in viewers and adults 25-54.
THE MENTALIST is averaging 16.14 million viewers (No. 7 among all primetime programs), 5.3/12 in adults 25-54 and 3.8/09 in adults 18-49. THE MENTALIST is the #1 program in its Tuesday (9:00-10:00 PM) time period in viewers and adults 25-54.
THE MENTALIST stars Golden Globe Award nominee Simon Baker as Patrick Jane, an independent consultant with the California Bureau of Investigation (CBI), who has a remarkable track record for solving serious crimes by using his razor sharp skills of observation.
THE MENTALIST also stars Robin Tunney, Tim Kang, Owain Yeoman and Amanda Righetti.