The premier of Sleepy Hollow followed the 9th season premier of veteran Fox drama Bones. The drama starring Emily Deschanel and David Boreanaz had 10 million viewers with a 2.2 18-49 rating at 8pm.
Sleepy Hollow at 9pm, which stars Tom Milson, meanwhile launched with 10 million viewers but had a 3.4 18-49 rating. The fantasy mystery drama had generated some buzz leading up to its premier and is co-created by Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci.
Elsewhere on Monday evening a new season of Dancing with the Stars launched at 8pm on ABC with 16.1 million viewers and a 3.2 18-49 rating. The first season of Under the Dome concluded on CBS with 11.8 million viewers and a 2.8 18-49 rating. The Stephen King adaptation has been the surprise hit of the Summer for CBS and was quickly renewed for a second run.