|Adults 18-34: Rating/Share||2.1/7||1.3/4||1.7/5||1.3/4||1.7/5||0.4/1|
|Total Viewers (million)||6.915||7.618||4.750||5.308||3.587||0.728|
ABC's Bachelorette adults 18-49 rating increased 4% on Monday, as the summer premieres of , , and Persons Unknown failed to crack a 2.0 rating in their premiere.
Against the premieres of most of their original competition for summer Monday's, ABC's Bachelorette was up 4% to a 2.6 adults 18-49 rating, while True Beauty was down 5% to a 1.9 rating. On the night, ABC held even vs. last week.
's 1.8 adults 18-49 rating had to have been disappointing to Fox. It's not clear what Fox might have been expecting from . It's 1.4 adults 18-49 rating was down a tenth from it's May 19 "sneak peek". Will the show already have the "loser" label by the time fall arrives?
Last Comic Standing's 2.0 rating was down 17% from its premiere 2 summers ago (5/22/08), but at the risk of violating my own Gunsmoke Rule, that seems about what NBC could have expected. On the other hand, for a scripted show, Persons Unknown's premiere 1.3 adults 18-49 rating was pitiful.
via NBC press note:
In Late-Night Metered Markets Monday night:
- "Thewith Jay Leno" (3.1/8 in metered-market households) out-delivered CBS's " with David Letterman" (2.7/7) and ABC's combination of " (3.0/7) and "Jimmy Kimmel Live" (1.4/4 with an encore) in Nielsen's 56 metered markets.
- In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, adult 18-49 results were: “Thewith Jay Leno,” 1.0/4; " ," 0.9/4; " ," 1.1/4; and "Jimmy Kimmel Live," 0.6/3 with an encore.
- At 12:35 a.m., "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" (1.3/4 in metered-market households) trailed CBS's "Latewith Craig Ferguson" (1.4/5). In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, "Late Night" (0.5/3 in 18-49) topped "Late " (0.4/3).
- At 1:35 a.m.,with Carson Daly" averaged a 0.8/3 in metered-market households and a 0.3/2 in adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with local people meters.
|Time||Net||Show||18-49 Rating||18-49 Share||Viewers Live+SD (million)|
|NBC||Last Comic Standing (premiere)||1.8||6||4.963|
|CW||One Tree Hil (repeat)||0.3||1||0.921|
|NBC||Last Comic Standing (premiere)||1.9||6||4.765|
|CW||One Tree Hil (repeat)||0.3||1||0.834|
|NBC||Last Comic Standing (premiere)||2.1||6||5.094|
|NBC||Last Comic Standing (premiere)||2.1||6||5.101|
|10:00||CBS||: Miami (repeat)||1.9||5||8.118|
|NBC||Persons Unknown (premiere)||1.4||4||4.308|
|10:30||CBS||: Miami (repeat)||1.9||6||7.960|
|NBC||Persons Unknown (premiere)||1.3||4||4.266|
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