Fox’s ‘House’ / ‘Lie to Me’ again ranked No. 1 on Monday


Ratings for Monday have finally arrived!  On Monday night,  FOX’s HOUSE/ LIE TO ME lineup once again ranked No. 1 for the night among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34, Teens, Women 18-34 and Men 18-34. 

In fact, FOX substantially outperformed its Fall’08 Monday average by +74% among Adults 18-49, +95% among Adults 18-34, and +65% in Total Viewers.

In the 8p hour HOUSE posted a 5.1/13 among Adults 18-49, down slightly from its telecast last week on 11/09/09 (5.3/13).  HOUSE was the highest rated program of the night among Adults 18-49 (tie) and Adults 18-34 and won the 8p hour among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34, Adults 25-54, Teens and virtually all key demos.

At 9p LIE TO ME delivered a 2.9/7 among Adults 18-49, up +4% compared to its prior season average in both Adults 18-49 (vs. 2.8/7) and Total Viewers (7.8 vs. 7.5 Mil.)  LIE TO ME ranked No. 3 in the 9p hour among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens (tie).

ABC’s Dancing With The Stars (3.9/10) and Castle (2.6/7) were both on the high side.

CBS’ How I Met Your Mother (3.5/9), Accidentally on Purpose (3.0/7), Two & a Half Men (4.8/12) and Big Bang Theory (5.1/12) were on par while CSI: Miami (3.8/10) was slightly below its prior original average (4.0/11).

NBC’s Heroes (2.2/6) posted its lowest original rating ever.  Trauma (1.8/4) and The Jay Leno Show (1.4/4) were both in line with their recent performances.

(source: data and information provided by Fox)