Fox's two hours of 'Hell's Kitchen' finished fourth


With yet another strong performance by HELL’S KITCHEN, FOX ranked No. 2 last night among Adults 18-49 and No. 1 among Adults 18-34 and Teens. 

HELL’S KITCHEN posted a 3.1/9 for the night among Adults 18-49 and maintained its performance from last week (3.1/9).

HELL’S KITCHEN grew +21% in its second hour. In fact, HELL’S KITCHEN is the only 4-net reality program to be up from its premiere at this point in the season.

On ABC, The Middle (2.4/8) and Better With You (2.1/6) both recorded their lowest telecasts this season, down -4% and -19%, respectively, from last week’s telecasts. Modern Family (4.7/12) was in line with last week’s telecast and Cougar Town (3.2/9) grew +7 week to week, but through four weeks Cougar Town is down -16% versus last fall (3.1/9 vs. 3.7/9). At 10p, the 20/20 ABC News Special: Miracle At The Mine posted a 1.8/5.

On CBS, Survivor: Nicaragua (3.7/11) was down -3%, Criminal Minds (3.5/9) was flat and The Defenders (2.5/7) grew +14% versus last week.  Through four weeks, new series The Defenders (2.5/7) is down -26% from CBS’s year-ago time period performance (3.4/9, CSI: NY).

At 8p. NBC’s Undercovers (1.5/4) matched its lowest rating so far, flat with last week and down -12% from its prior average (1.7/5). Law & Order: SVU (2.2/6) delivered its lowest ever Fall telecast, down -15% from last week. Law & Order: Los Angeles posted a 1.9/6 at 10p, its lowest telecast so far, down another -21% week over week.
Live+Same Day Nielsen Ratings

(source: FOX)