Fox's 'Glee' gets second-place at 8pm Tuesday


Airing against a big primetime NBA Playoffs game (Knicks vs Celtics), FOX ranked #1 last night among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens.

GLEE:  3.7/11, down -12% vs. its last original on 3/15/11 (Note this dip is likely due to a combo of spring break and being off the air for four weeks)

GLEE was the highest rated program of the night in Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens and won the 8p hour in these demos.

RAISING HOPE:  2.2/6, down one tenth (-4%) vs. its last original on 3/15/11
RAISING HOPE was the #2 ranked program of the night in Adults 18-34 and Teens (behind GLEE) and won its half hour among young adults and Teens.

TRAFFIC LIGHT:  1.4/3, up +56% vs. 4/12/11


On ABC, week two of Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution (1.1/3) dropped -27% from last week an established an original series low. At 9p, the Dancing with the Stars results show (2.9/7) declined -6% and posted the program’s lowest rating of the year (excluding clipshows), down -19% from its prior spring average (3.6/9). Closing out the night, Body of Proof (2.4/6, down -4%) was in line with its recent performance.

CBS aired a repeat NCIS (2.2/6) and back-to-back repeats of NCIS: Los Angeles (2.4/6 and 2.0/5).
NBC’s Biggest Loser (2.3/6) was down -15% and matched its lowest original rating of the year (excluding clipshows). The season finale of Parenthood posted a 2.5/7, up +19% at 10p.

Live+Same Day Nielsen Ratings

(source: FOX)