With a double helping of Gordon Ramsay last night, FOX ranked #1 among Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34.
At 8pm, HELL’S KITCHEN posted a 2.6/9 among Adults 18-49 – the same as last Tuesday – and drew its highest number of Total Viewers so far this summer (6.2 Mil, up +3% vs. last week’s 6.0 Mil). HELL’S KITCHEN won the 8p hour among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Adults 25-54 and was the highest rated program of the night in all key male demos.
MASTERCHEF followed with a 2.4/7 among Adults 18-49, down one-tenth (-4%) from last Tuesday. MASTERCHEF ranked #2 in its hour among Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34 and ranked #1 among Men 18-49 and Men 18-34. In addition, last night’s MASTERCHEF delivered its highest Teens rating of the summer and it ties its highest Teens rating ever.
Following an original Wipeout (2.0/6, up +11%) at 8p, new ABC reality series Take the Money & Run premiered at 1.9/5, even with the series launch of 101 Ways to Leave a Game Show in the same time period earlier this summer (1.9/5 on 6/21/2011). At 10p, Combat Hospital delivered a 1.0/3, up +11% from last week.
CBS aired repeats of NCIS (1.4/5), NCIS: Los Angeles (1.4/4), and 48 Hours Mystery (1.0/3).
NBC’s new game show It’s Worth What? dropped -14% to a 1.2/4 at 8p. From 9-11p, America’s Got Talent (2.9/8) posted its lowest Tuesday rating this summer, dropping -6% from last Tuesday.