TV Ratings Monday: ’90210,’ ‘Gossip Girl’ Premieres Down Sharply; Lie To Me Summer Finale Falls
The CW season premieres of 90210 and Gossip Girl both fell sharply vs. their premiere ratings last Fall.
At 8pm, 90210 scored a 0.9 rating for adults 18-49 (down 31%vs. a 1.3 rating last fall), a 1.2 rating for adults 18-34 (down 29% vs. a 1.7 rating last fall), and a 1.7 rating for women 18-34.
At 9pm, Gossip Girl scored 1.0 rating for adults 18-49 (down 29% vs. a 1.4 for the premiere last fall), a 1.4 rating for adults 18-34 (down 30% vs. a 2.0 rating last fall), and a 2.0 rating for women 18-34.
Those ratings for 90210 were up about 20% from its season ending level in May, while the ratings for Gossip Girl were about even with its ratings from May.
On ABC, the season finale of Bachelor Pad scored a series low 1.8 adults 18-49 rating, down from 10% from last week’s 2.0 rating. Dating in the Dark’s 1.3 rating was up 8% from last week.
The Lie To Me summer finale drew a series low for a new episoode 1.5 adults 18-49 rating, down 12% from its last new episode on 8/30/10, ending what has to have been a pretty disappointing summer run for the show.
Broadcast primetime ratings for Monday, September 13, 2010: