TV ratings: 'Talent' is Tuesday's top show, FOX leads in 18-49
The ratings pattern that's established itself over the past few Tuesday nights held again this week, with "America's Got Talent" leading NBC to an overall win and FOX scoring the top spot among adults 18-49 thanks to "Hell's Kitchen."
NBC averaged 8.9 million viewers and a 5.5 rating/9 share in households for the night, beating out the 8.2 million and 5.6/9 for CBS. FOX (6.2 million, 3.8/6) came in third. ABC (4.7 million, 2.9/5) was fourth, and The CW's repeats brought up the rear with 665,000 viewers and a 0.5/1.
FOX led the adults 18-49 demographic with a 2.6 rating. NBC took second with a 2.3. ABC's 1.6 was good enough for third. CBS came in fourth with a 1.4, and The CW drew a 0.3.