NBC little sluggish Monday w/ 'Chuck' and 'The Event'


At 8 p.m. ET, “Chuck” (2.0 rating, 6 share in adults 18-49, 6.2 million viewers overall) matched its season high in adult 18-49 rating and established a new season high in total viewers.  Week to week, “Chuck” is up 18 percent in 18-49 rating (2.0 vs. 1.7) and 29 percent or 1.4 million persons in total viewers (6.170 million vs. 4.800 million).  In the time period, “Chuck” is #2 among ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox and CW in adults 18-49 and #1 in men 18-34.

At 9 p.m. ET, “The Event” (1.9/5 in 18-49, 5.8 million viewers overall) scored its top 18-49 and total-viewer results since October 25.  Week to week, “The Event” is up 12 percent in both 18-49 rating (1.9 vs. 1.7) and total viewers (5.833 million vs. 5.192 million). 

At 10 p.m. ET, “Chase” (1.6/4 in adults 18-49, 6.0 million viewers overall) tracked down its highest 18-49 rating since October 18 and its biggest overall audience since September 27.  In 18-49 rating, “Chase” was up versus the prior week by 14 percent (1.6 vs. 1.4) and versus two weeks ago by 33 percent (1.6 vs. 1.2).  

In total viewers, “Chase” is up versus the prior week by 13 percent (6.034 million vs. 5.343 million) and up versus two weeks ago by 32 percent (6.034 million vs. 4.565 million).  In the time period, “Chase” ranked #2 among ABC, CBS and NBC in adults 18-49 and other key demos.

Monday Results (CBS’s 8-9 p.m. results may be inflated by NFL coverage in San Francisco)

NOTE: All national ratings are “live plus same day” from Nielsen Media Research unless otherwise indicated.  Season-to-date figures are averages of “live plus seven day” data except for the two most recent weeks, which are “live plus same day.” 

(source: NBC)