NBC’s latest drama, REVOLUTION, drew 11.7 million Total Viewers on Monday night with a 4.1 rating, making it the highest-rated network drama debut in three years (ABC’s V) and the Peacock’s best drama premiere in five years (BIONIC WOMAN).
Among Monday’s other premieres, BONES returned to 7.8 million Total Viewers on FOX with a 2.3 Adults 18-49 ratings. THE MOB DOCTOR series premiere followed with only 5 million viewers and a 1.5 rating.
On The CW, THE L.A. COMPLEX aired two episodes, the first grabbing 800,000 viewers, the second 500,000.
Monday’s all-new SWITCHED AT BIRTH ranked as cable TV’s #1 telecast in the hour in Females 12-34 (681,000/1.5 rating), and the #1 scripted cable TV telecast at 8 p.m. in Adults 18-34 (511,000/0.8 rating), Women 18-34 (405,000/1.2 rating), Adults 18-49 (868,000/0.7 rating), Women 18-49 (676,000/1.1 rating) and Viewers 12-34 (821,000/0.9 rating). Versus all telecasts, SWITCHED qualified as the #1 scripted cable TV telecast in Prime in Women 18-34, Women 18-49 and Females 12-34.
The three hours of WWE were the top non-NFL/ESPN programs on cable Monday night.