Ratings: ABC Rises, But Other New Series See a Drop

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DANCING WITH THE STARS and CASTLE got slightly higher ratings this week, but other new series (including MINORITY REPORT and BLINDSPOT) saw a drop, although BLINDSPOT won the 10:00 p.m. spot for the second week in a row.

In terms of total viewers,  NBC won the night (10.9 million), followed by ABC (10.4 million), CBS (9.6 million) and Fox (3.6 million). See all numbers below (live + same day total viewers & adults 18-49 ratings).

ABC
8 p.m. DANCING WITH THE STARS 11.7 million, 1.9 rating (last week 11.5 million, 1.8 rating)
10 p.m. CASTLE 7.8 million, 1.6 rating (last week 6.8 million, 1.2 rating)

CBS
8 p.m. THE BIG BANG THEORY 14.9 million, 3.6 rating (last week 18.2 million, 4.7 rating)
8:30 p.m. LIFE IN PIECES 8.9 million, 2.0 rating (last week 11.3 million, 2.6 rating)
9 p.m. SCORPION 9.4 million, 1.7 rating (last week 11.1 million, 2.2 rating)
10 p.m. NCIS: LOS ANGELES 7.5 million, 1.2 rating (last week 8 million, 1.2 rating)

Fox
8 p.m. GOTHAM 4.6 million, 1.6 rating (last week 4.6 million, 1.6 rating)
9 p.m. MINORITY REPORT 2.7 million, 0.9 rating (last week 3.1 million, 1.1 rating)

NBC
8 p.m. THE VOICE 11.8 million, 3.3 rating (last week 12.4 million, 3.5 rating)
10 p.m. BLINDSPOT 9.1 million, 2.6 rating (last week 10.6 million, 3.1 rating)

In addition, Nielson reports that the following shows/specials were the most tweeted about of the night:

(1) THE DAILY SHOW WITH TREVOR NOAH
(2) WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW
(3) DANCING WITH THE STARS
(4) THE VOICE
(5) LOVE & HIP HOP: HOLLYWOOD

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