"2 BROKE GIRLS," "MIKE & MOLLY" AND "NCIS: LOS ANGELES" DELIVER THEIR LARGEST AUDIENCES OF THE SEASON
"Mike & Molly" Also Hits Season Highs in Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54 While "2 Broke Girls" and "NCIS: Los Angeles" Match Adults 18-49 Season Highs
"Scorpion" Tops the Night in Viewers and Adults 25-54
CBS is First on Monday in Viewers, Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54
Network Up +109% in Viewers, +83% in Adults 18-49 and +94% in Adults 25-54 Versus Same Night Last Year
2 BROKE GIRLS, MIKE & MOLLY and NCIS: LOS ANGELES all delivered their largest audiences of the season while either matching or hitting season-best demos, according to Nielsen preliminary live plus same day ratings for Monday, Jan. 5.
At 8:00 PM, 2 BROKE GIRLS was first in viewers (9.08m), adults 25-54 (3.2/09) and was second in adults 18-49 (2.4/07). 2 BROKE GIRLS posted its season-best deliveries in viewers and matched season highs in both adults 25-54 and adults 18-49.
At 8:30 PM, MIKE & MOLLY was first in viewers (9.55m), adults 25-54 (3.1/08) and was second in adults 18-49 (2.2/06). MIKE & MOLLY posted its season-best deliveries in these measures.
At 9:00 PM, SCORPION was first in viewers (12.09m), adults 25-54 (3.3/08) and adults 18-49 (2.4/07). SCORPION posted its largest audience since Sept. 29, 2014 (the second episode) and its best adults 25-54 and adults 18-49 ratings since Oct. 20, 2014. SCORPION was the night's most-watched program and scored the night's highest rating in adults 25-54.
At 10:00 PM, NCIS: LOS ANGELES was first in viewers (11.63m), tied for first in adults 25-54 (2.8/07) and was second in adults 18-49 (1.9/06). NCIS: LOS ANGELES delivered the time period's largest audience with a regularly scheduled, in-season program since Jan. 2, 2012 (HAWAII FIVE-0) and largest audience with a regularly scheduled program overall since Sept. 16, 2013 (UNDER THE DOME season 1 finale). NCIS: LOS ANGELES matched its best adults 18-49 rating of the season, posted the time period's best adults 25-54 rating in-season with a regularly scheduled program since May 20, 2013 (HAWAII FIVE-0 season three finale) and overall since June 30 2014 (UNDER THE DOME season two premiere).
For the night, CBS was first in viewers (11.01m), adults 18-49 (2.2/06, tie) and adults 25-54 (3.1/08). Compared to the same night last year, CBS was up +109% in viewers, +83% in adults 18-49 and +94% in adults 25-54.
Monday, Jan. 5, 2015
Source: Nielsen NPM Live+SD and CBS Research Estimates Live+7 * Projections