On a competitive night of premieres and originals, the summer premiere of LIE TO ME posted a 1.8/6 among Adults 18-49, in-line with the network’s performance in the time period last year (1.9/6 on 6/8/09).
At 9p, the premiere of THE GOOD GUYS posted a 1.4/4 among Adults 18-49, on par with its preview on 5/19/10 (1.5/5), while it gained among Men 18-49 (+7%) and Men 25-54 (+6%).
At 8p on ABC, The Bachelorette (2.6/8) was up one tenth but on par with this current installment’s average-to-date (2.6/7). At 10p True Beauty delivered a 1.9/5, down -5% from its premiere last week (2.0/6).
CBS aired repeats of How I Met Your Mother (1.6/6), Rules of Engagement (1.6/5), Two and a Half Men (2.6/8), The Big Bang Theory (2.7/7) and CSI: Miami (1.9/5).
NBC’s 2-hour season seven premiere of Last Comic Standing (2.0/6) was down -17% from its last premiere two summers ago (2.4/6 on Thursday 5/22/08). At 10p the series premiere of Persons Unknown posted a 1.3/4.