According to overnight ratings the gritty thriller pulled in 9.9 million viewers with a 3.3 18-49 rating. How does that compare to its premier last week? Well in terms of total; viewers it dropped slightly as 10.3 million tuned in last week. But in terms of the all important 19-49 demo there was a slight rise from 3.2 to 3.3.
Elsewhere last night at 8pm Bones on Fox won the hour with 9.2 million viewers with a 2.6 18-49 rating. ABC’s two-hour block of The Bachelor mustered 7.8 million viewers with a 2.5 rating while NBC’s The Biggest Loser averaged 6.1 million, with a 2.3 18-49 rating, between 8-10pm. CBS opted for repeats all night with How I Met Your Mother pulling in 5.8 million viewers with a 1.6 18-49 rating followed by The Big Bang Theory with 8.1 million viewers and a 2.3 rating. Finally the hour was rounded off by The CW as The Carrie Diaries attracted 1.4 million viewers with a 0.5 18-49 rating. In terms of total viewers that’s a rise for the Sex and the City prequel but its 18-49 rating held steady.
As noted above The Following pulled in 9.9 million viewers at 9pm; CBS comedy 2 Broke Girls had 7.2 million viewers with a 1.9 18-49 rating followed by Mike and Molly with 6.9 million viewers and a 1.8 18-49 rating. The CW’s teen drama 90210 had another poor outing with 760,000 viewers and a 0.3 18-49 rating; a drop on last week’s figures.