The Tuesday night Nielsen ratings are coming in. Below is a roundup of April 9 ratings reports we have so far.
From Media Life:
At 8 p.m. CBS was first among broadcast networks with a 3.1 adults 18-49 ratings for NCIS, followed by Fox with a 2.7 for GLEE. Univision was fifth with a 1.5 for UNA FAMILIA CON SUERTE, Telemundo sixth with a 0.5 for UNA MAID EN MANHATTAN and CW seventh with a 0.3 for a repeat of 90210.
At 9 p.m. Univision was fifth with a 1.6 for ABISMO DE PASION and CW and Telemundo tied for sixth at 0.5, CW for RINGER and Telemundo for CORAZON VALIENTE.
At 10 p.m. ABC led with a 1.9 for BODY OF PROOF. Univision was fourth with a 1.5 for LA QUE NO PODIA AMAR and Telemundo fifth with a 0.4 for RELACIONES PELIGROSAS.
CBS was first for the night among households with an 8.5 average overnight rating and a 13 share. ABC was second at 6.4/10, NBC third at 4.3/7, Fox fourth at 3.5/5 and CW fifth at 0.7/1. Household ratings for Univision and Telemundo weren't immediately available.
Fox's GLEE returned Tuesday night after six weeks off the air, and brought along former GUIDING LIGHT actor Matt Bomer to add some guest-star charm.
Though GLEE (6.7 million viewers, 2.7 adults 18-49 rating) boosted the 8 p.m. hour compared to Fox’s sitcoms in recent weeks, the musical drama fell to a season low in the adult demo, dropping 10 percent from its last original back in February. Fox points out that overall TV viewership was down 9 percent in the hour compared to when GLEE last aired, before Daylight Savings Time kicked in.
RINGER (1.22 mil/0.5) reaped a rare uptick, gaining 16 percent and a tenth.
In the 10:00 p.m. hour, ABC's season finale of "Body of Proof" ranked No. 1 in Total Viewers (10.2 million), Adults 18-49 (1.9/5) and Adults 25-54 (2.8/7), leading the time period on each measure for the 2nd week in a row. In addition, the ABC drama won its slot for the 3rd straight week with key Women (W18-49/W25-54).
* ABC's "Body of Proof" generated its 2nd-most-watched telecast this season. Additionally, the show tied its best Adult 18-34 number since the beginning of October - since 10/4/11.