FOX’s Gordon Ramsay cooking-themed MasterChef had the highest-rated premiere of the summer with adults 18-49 averaging a 2.7/8 rating/share in that demographic and 5.747 million overall viewers.
On the other side of the coin was the premiere of NBC’s Breakthrough With Tony Robbins. It averaged a mere 0.8 rating with adults 18-49 and 3.125 million viewers. That’s down nearly 70% with adults 18-49 from the premiere of Losing It with Jillian.
FOX’s Hell’s Kitchen at 8pm and the 10pm hour of America’s Got Talent tied for the best hour with adults 18-49 with a 2.8 rating, though the 10pm hour of AGT was the night’s most-watched hour with over 10 million viewers. But its 2.5 adults 18-49 between 8p-10p was a low for the summer.
At least last night, MasterChef didn’t give the retentionistas anything to complain about.
A two hour repeat of Wipeout on ABC averaged a 2.3 rating with adults 18-49 and nearly 7 million viewers.
Broadcast primetime ratings for Tuesday, July 27, 2010:
|Time||Net||Show||18-49 Rating/Sh||Viewers (Millions)|
|NBC||Breakthrough with Tony Robbins (Premiere)||0.8/3||3.13|
|CW||One Tree Hill (R)||0.3/1||0.83|
|NBC||America’s Got Talent||2.1/6||8.74|
|CBS||NCIS: Los Angeles (R)||1.2/4||7.21|
|CW||Life Unexpected (R)||0.2/1||0.71|
|10:00||NBC||America’s Got Talent||2.8/9||10.25|
|ABC||Primetime: What Would You Do? (R)||1.5/5||4.57|
|CBS||The Good Wife (R)||0.8/3||4.90|
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