TV ratings: 'Vampire Diaries' and 'Reign' up; CBS wins the night

vampire-diaries-nov-7-ratings.jpg Fast National ratings for Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013

"The Big Bang Theory" continues to dominate Thursdays, earning nearly 16.6 million viewers last night and propelling CBS to a win. The Eye network averaged 10.2 million viewers and a 6.3 rating/10 share in households.

ABC was in second place, just edging out NBC. The alphabet network earned 6.9 million viewers and a 4.8/8, with the Peacock right behind at 6.6 million and a 4.2/7. FOX was fourth with 3.8 million and a 2.4/4 and the CW was fifth with 2.1 million and a 1.4/2 -- both "The Vampire Diaries" and "Reign" were up, with "TVD" gaining over half a million viewers over last week's episode.

In the adults 18-49 demo, CBS also won with a 2.5, followed by ABC (2.1), NBC (1.9), FOX (1.4) and the CW (0.9).

Thursday hour by hour:

8 p.m.

CBS:
"The Big Bang Theory" (16.6 million viewers, 10.2/16 households)/"The Millers" (10.7 million, 6.5/10)
NBC: "The Voice" (10.2 million, 6.3/10)
FOX: "The X Factor" Top 13 do-over (3.6 million, 2.2/4)

ABC: "Once Upon a Time in Wonderland" (3.5 million, 2.5/4)
The CW: "The Vampire Diaries" (2.6 million, 1.6/3)

18-49 leader: "The Big Bang Theory" (3.7)

9 p.m.

ABC:
"Grey's Anatomy" (8.6 million, 6.0/9)
CBS: "The Crazy Ones" (8.1 million, 5.0/8)/"Two and a Half Men" (8.1 million, 5.1/8)
NBC: "Sean Saves the World" (5.6 million, 3.6/6)/"Michael J. Fox Show" (4.2 million, 2.7/4)
FOX: "Glee" (4 million, 2.6/4)
The CW: "Reign" (1.7 million, 1.1/2)

18-49 leader: "Grey's Anatomy" (2.7)

10 p.m.

CBS:
"Elementary" (8.8 million, 5.6/9)
ABC: "Scandal" (8.6 million, 5.9/10)
NBC: "Parenthood" (4.5 million, 3.0/5)

18-49 leader: "Scandal" (2.7)

Ratings information includes live and same-day DVR viewing. All numbers are preliminary and subject to change. Source: The Nielsen Company.

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