Monk Finale Draws 9.4 Million Viewers, Tops The Closer’s Record
Update: official press release from USA with more info, including additional details on series high numbers for “White Collar.”
“Monk” ended its eight-season run with a bang, becoming the most-watched hourlong series on basic cable.
The Friday series finale of the USA Network dramedy drew about 9.4 million viewers, 3.2 million of them in the adults 18-49 demographic.
It is the largest audience and demo turnout to date, not only for the show and for a USA scripted series but also for a drama series on basic cable, eclipsing the 9.2 million mark for TNT’s “The Closer.”