via press notes:
(Best since 9/17/13 for Whose Line in total viewers and A18-49, but the finale was 9/24/13. Apologies!)
Last night’s double dose of WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? served up The CW’s most watched (1.88M) hour in its Monday 8-9 time period in 3 1/2 years (12/6/10), and gave The CW its best A18-49 (0.5/2) in the hour in 2 1/2 years (1/30/12).
The original episode of WHOSE LINE with guest star Padma Lakshmi (8-8:30pm) drew in 1.9M viewers, up 17% versus last week’s original. It was up 75% in W18-34 (0.7/3), up 17% in A18-49 (0.7/2), up 60% in W18-49 (0.8/3), and flat in A18-34 (0.5/2).
It was WHOSE LINE’s most watched and highest rated episode in almost a year (9/17/13).
The WHOSE LINE repeat at 8:30 also rose week to week, up 15% in total viewers (1.85M), up 50% in A18-34 (0.6/2), up 40% in W18-34 (0.7/3), up 40% in A18-49 (0.7/2), and up 60% in W18-49 (0.8/2).
A repeat of ARROW at 9pm drew in 698,000 viewers, up 27% versus last week, and was even in A18-34 (0.2/1) and A18-49 (0.2/1).
Last night tied for The CW’s highest rated Monday of the season in A18-49 (0.5/1).