Back to Back ‘GLEE’ does respectably


Last night, Wednesday 01/06/10, FOX aired back to back encores of GLEE at 8p and 9p which posted a 1.3/4 and a 1.3/3, respectively, among Adults 18-49.

Following a special episode of The Middle (2.2/6) at 8p, ABC’s The Middle (2.7/7) and Modern Family (4.1/11) were both on the high side while Cougar Town (3.3/8) performed about average.  At 10p, the Wednesday premiere of Ugly Betty delivered a 1.6/5, in line with Eastwick’s average in the time period (1.7/5).

The CBS reality special I Get That A lot delivered a 2.9/8, down -15% from its first special (on 4/1/09) while the 36th Annual People’s Choice Awards posted a 3.4/9 from 9-11p, up from the prior telecast on the same night last year (3.0/8).

NBC’s Mercy (1.7/5) aired at 8p, down -6% from its last original telecast and tied for its lowest ever, followed by a high Law & Order: SVU (3.2/8) at 9p.  The Jay Leno Show (1.5/4) at 10p was on par with its prior Wednesday average.

(source: data and information provided by FOX)