Last night, FOX aired originals of HOUSE (2.3/6) and ALCATRAZ (1.8/4), which were both down one tenth from last week’s ratings.
ABC’s The Bachelor (2.5/6, flat) was in line with its prior performances, but through eight weeks remains on pace to average its lowest season ever, down -17% from its comparable performance last year (2.5/6 vs. 3.0/8). Castle (2.1/5) was up +5% from last week but is down -13% from its prior average this season (2.4/6).
Though up from last week, CBS’ entire Monday lineup was lower than average. How I Met Your Mother (3.8/10) was up +12% from last week but down -12% from its prior season average (vs. 4.3/12). 2 Broke Girls (4.0/10) increased +5% from last week but was down -13% from its prior season average (vs. 4.6/11). At 9pm, Two & A Half Men (4.1/10) grew +5% from last week’s ratings but is down -25% from its prior season average (vs. 5.5/13), while Mike & Molly (3.4/8) was flat week over week. Hawaii Five-0 closed out the night up +4% from last week’s delivery.
NBC’s The Voice posted a 5.8/14 from 8-10p, down -3% among Adults 18-49. At 10p, Smash (2.3/6) dropped another -18% and again showed erosion in its hour, losing -26% of its A18-49 rating from 10p to 1030p (2.7/6 > 2.0/5).