via press notes:
With 6,502,000 viewers in Live + Same Day delivery last night, TNT’s blockbuster hit The Closer ranked as basic cable’s most-watched program of the day. The show also averaged 1.5 million adults 18-49 and 2 million adults 25-54.
TNT’s Rizzoli & Isles followed with 6,455,000 viewers, its biggest Live + Same Day audience of the season. Among key demos, the show garnered 1.7 million adults 18-49 and 2.3 million adults 25-54.
The Closer and Rizzoli & Isles are currently running neck-and-neck as basic cable’s top scripted series of 2011.