Ratings: 2BG, Scorpion Rise; Castle Dips to Series Low; Molly Returns Down

Mike Molly Season 5 Ratings

CBS’ Mike & Molly on Monday night returned to 8.1 million total viewers and a 1.9 demo rating, down 27 percent in the demo from its previous premiere and matching its May finale.

That said, the Season 5 sitcom improved on The Millers‘ most recent numbers (6.3 mil/1.5).

Opening the Eye’s night, 2 Broke Girls (7.7 mil/2.0) rose 12 and 25 percent. On the drama side, Scorpion (10 mil/2.1) gained two tenths and NCIS: LA (8.7 mil/1.6) ticked up.

Elsewhere….

ABC | With NFL preemptions subtracted out, The Great Christmas Light Fight returned to 6.8 mil and a 1.7. Leading out of that, Castle‘s winter finale (7.3 mil/1.4) was down 14 percent and a tenth, to a new series low demo.

NBC | The Voice (10.8 mil/2.5) slipped 5 and 11 percent to series lows for a performance show. State of Affairs (6.3 mil/1.6) was flat.

THE CW | The Originals (1.4 mil/0.6) held steady, while Jane the Virgin (1.2 mil/0.5) ticked up.

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