Fox second-place finish Monday with 'House'


Airing original episodes of HOUSE and THE CHICAGO CODE, FOX ranked #2 last night among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens, and #1 among Men 18-49/18-34.            

At 8p HOUSE posted a 3.8/11 among Adults 18-49, up +9% from last week (3.5/9) and was the highest-rated program of the night in A18-49, A18-34, Teens and A25-54.

HOUSE delivered its highest Teens rating of the season so far (1.9/6), its second-largest number of Total Viewers of the season (11.0 Mil) and won the 8p hour among  Adults 18-49, Total Viewers, A18-34, Teens and A25-54.
THE CHICAGO CODE followed with a 2.1/6 among Adults 18-49, the same rating as last week, and posted its highest Total Viewers, A18-34 and A25-54 since its premiere.

On ABC, The Bachelor posted a 3.4/9 from 8-10p. Season to date, The Bachelor is down -25% from last year (3.0/8 vs. 4.0/10). Closing out the night, Castle (2.8/8) was high at 10p.

CBS started the night with original episodes of How I Met Your Mother (3.4/10, down -3%) and Mad Love (2.7/7, down -4%) from 8-9p.

After a repeat Two and a Half Men at 9p (3.2/9), Mike & Molly (3.4/9) was up +6% but on par with its prior average, which remains down -32% from the network’s comparable original time period performance last season (3.6/9 vs. 5.3/13 for The Big Bang Theory). A repeat Hawaii Five-0 (1.9/5) finished the night at 10p.

NBC (1.5/4) matched its worst performance ever on an in-season Monday night with an all-original lineup last night. 

Chuck (1.7/5) matched its series low at 8p. The Cape (1.1/3) dropped -8% and delivered its lowest rating to date. At 10p, Harry’s Law (1.8/5) gained +6% week over week.

Live+Same Day Nielsen Ratings

(source: FOX)