|Rating/Share: Adults 18-49||3.4/10||3.1/9||2.3/6||2.2/6||1.7/5||1.2/3|
|Rating/Share: Adults 18-34||2.3/7||2.8/9||2.3/7||1.8/6||1.7/5||1.4/4|
|Total Viewers (million)||13.518||8.754||5.215||7.035||4.007||3.008|
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CBS won the night with adults 18-49 and total viewers, though if ABC had any success at 8pm and aired something besides a's rerun, who knows?
Bothand $#*! were up 10% week over week, and 's 4.6 adults 18-49 was tops for the night (Eliza Dushku and high ratings!). These were the best 18-49 ratings for both shows since the season premieres. was flat week over week and The was down 9% to a 2.9 adults 18-49 rating, typing its season low.
was up a ginormous 44% with adults 18-49 to a 3.9 rating, a season high and its best numbers since last January. 's was up 10% as well. Update: commenter "Forg" notes that the 3.9 adults 18-49 rating for is the highest for any other 10pm broadcast show this season, tying the premiere of .
was down 21% from its last original to a 1.9 but last week it aired at 8:30pm and had the Scared Shrekless lead-in which pushed to a season high. The drop just takes it back down exactly to where it was the last time it aired at 8pm two weeks ago. was up 9% from its last original two weeks ago to a 2.4 adults 18-49 rating. The was down 7% to a 3.7 adults 18-49 rating. was flat week over week with a 2.7 rating with adults 18-49, and was flat with another 1.4 adults 18-49 rating,
After a baseball hiatus& returned - their last original telecasts were on October 14. was mostly flat from its last original, down 4% with adults 18-49 to a 2.5 rating. was down 10% to a season low 1.8 rating.
Both Theand were down 0.1 with adults 18-49 vs. last week's finals. The was also down 0.1 with women 18-34 to a 2.5 rating, while was was unchanged in that demo (albeit at a low 1.1 rating).
Late night results below the primetime ratings table.
Overnight ratings for Thursday, November 4, 2010:
|Time||Net||Show||18-49 Rating/Sh||Viewers (Millions)|
|8:00||CBS||Big Bang Theory||4.6/14||13.88|
via NBC press note:
In Late-Night Metered Markets Thursday night:
• In Nielsen's 56 metered markets, household results were: "The with Jay Leno," 3.0/7; CBS's " with David Letterman," 3.6/9; and ABC's combo of " ," 3.5/8; and "Jimmy Kimmel Live," 1.6/5.
• In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, adult 18-49 results were: “Thewith Jay Leno,” 1.1/5; " ," 1.0/4; " ," 1.3/5; and "Jimmy Kimmel Live," 0.6/3.
• At 12:35 a.m., "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" (1.4/5 in metered-market households) trailed CBS's "Latewith Craig Ferguson" (1.7/6). In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, "Late Night" (0.6/4 in 18-49) topped "Late " (0.5/3).
• At 1:35 a.m.,with Carson Daly" averaged a 0.8/3 in metered-market households and a 0.4/3 in adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with local people meters.
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