[TV] The Big Bang Theory Drops, But Still Wins Thursday For CBS
Posted by Joseph Lee on 01.31.2014
American Idol also has a slight drop..
The Big Bang Theory and American Idol both fell some from their last original episodes last night, but still were the #1 and #2 shows in the demographic. Big Bang also managed to win Thursday for CBS. The Crazy Ones and Two and a Half Men were both down, tying their series lows in the demographic. Elementary was about the same in that measure, but up in viewers. FOX's Rake fell in its second week while Community and Parks and Recreation were also even.
CBS won with 11.3 million viewers and a 7.0 rating/11 share in households. It was followed by FOX (8.3 million, 5.0/8) , NBC (4.2 million, 2.6/4), ABC (3.6 million, 2.4/4) and The CW (2 million, 1.3/2).
In the adults 18-49 demographic, CBS won again with a 2.6 rating, followed by FOX (2.2), NBC (1.6), ABC (1.0) and The CW (0.8).
Thursday hour by hour:
CBS: The Big Bang Theory (18.9 million viewers, 11.3/18 households)/The Millers (11.8 million, 7.1/11)
FOX: American Idol (11.2 million, 6.6/10)
ABC: The Taste (3.4 million, 2.3/4)
NBC: Community (3 million, 2.0/3)/Parks and Recreation (2.95 million, 1.9/3)
The CW: The Vampire Diaries (2.4 million, 1.5/2)
18-49 leader: The Big Bang Theory (5.1)
CBS: The Crazy Ones (8.3 million, 5.1/8)/Two and a Half Men (8.55 million, 5.5/8)
FOX: Rake (5.3 million, 3.4/5)
NBC: Special - SNL Sports Spectacular (4.75 million, 2.9/4)
ABC: The Taste (3.65 million, 2.4/4)
The CW: Reign (1.7 million, 1.1/2)
18-49 leader: The Crazy Ones and Two and a Half Men tied at 1.9