Fox, boosted by So You Think You Can Dance?, easily won Thursday vs. pitiful competition. While NBC’s The Listener may be listening, no one’s watching, as it sank to a series low rating.
Even though it was the most watched show of the night, So You Think You Can Dance? was down 12% in the 18-49 demo from last week. NBC’s I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here was about even with last week’s outing. While, The Listener’s 18-49 demo rating fell 29% vs. last week, to a series low.
|Time||Net||Show||18-49 Rating||18-49 Share||18-34 Rating||18-34 Share||Viewers Live+SD (Millons)|
|8:00||NBC||I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!||1.7||7||1.3||6||4.893|
|ABC||Ugly Betty (repeat)||0.8||3||0.6||3||2.899|
|8:30||NBC||I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!||1.9||7||1.5||6||5.072|
|ABC||Ugly Betty (repeat)||0.6||2||0.5||2||2.403|
|9:00||FOX||So You Think You Can Dance||2.8||9||2.6||9||7.802|
|NBC||The Office (repeat)||1.4||4||1.2||4||3.326|
|ABC||Grey’s Anatomy (repeat)||0.6||2||0.4||2||2.220|
|9:30||FOX||So You Think You Can Dance||3.0||9||2.7||9||8.236|
|NBC||30 Rock (repeat)||1.1||3||0.8||3||2.769|
|ABC||Grey’s Anatomy (repeat)||0.6||2||0.4||1||2.325|
|10:00||CBS||The Mentalist (repeat)||1.8||5||1.0||3||9.139|
|ABC||Private Practice (repeat)||0.5||2||0.3||1||2.064|
|10:30||CBS||The Mentalist (repeat)||1.8||6||1.0||3||8.823|
|ABC||Private Practice (repeat)||0.5||2||0.3||1||2.135|
Shows are sorted from highest 18-49 rating to lowest in each time slot.
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