TV ratings: 'Glee' returns low, 'Parenthood' finale up, 'Body of Proof' steady Tuesday

glee-night-of-neglect-ratings.jpgFast National ratings for Tuesday, April 19, 2011

The return of "Glee" after a month of repeats came in below its season average, although it was still Tuesday's top show in the adults 18-49 demographic. Elsewhere, "Parenthood" ended its season on an up note for NBC and "Body of Proof" stayed consistent for ABC, but CBS led the night in viewers.

The Eye averaged 11.2 million viewers and a 7.4 rating/11 share in households in primetime, edging out ABC (10.7 million, 7.2/11) for the top spot. FOX (7.1 million, 4.3/6) came in third. NBC took fourth with 6.5 million viewers and a 4.4/7, while the return of The CW's Tuesday lineup brought in 1.3 million people and a 0.9/1.

FOX finished on top among adults 18-49 with a 2.8 rating. NBC grabbed second in the demo with a 2.4, beating CBS' 2.2 and ABC's 2.1. The CW was well off the pace with a 0.6.

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