Bones‘ sumptuous 200th episode drew 5.5 million total viewers and a 1.2 demo rating on Thursday night (per finals), losing a handful of eyeballs plus 20 percent in the demo against a fresh Big Bang Theory.
Leading out of that, the Gracepoint finale did 4 mil and a 0.9, up 10 percent in audience while flat in the demo.
NBC | The Biggest Loser (4.3 mil/1.1) was flat, Bad Judge (3.8 mil/1.1) rose two tenths, A to Z (2.6 mil/0.8) ticked up a tenth and the Blake Shelton special did 4 mil/0.8.
THE CW | Vampire Diaries (1.82 mil/0.9) rose 20 percent and two tenths, while Reign (1.42 mil/0.5) grew 17 percent and a tenth to hit and match season highs.
CBS | With NFL preemption subtracted out, Big Bang (15.5 mil/3.9) ticked down two tenths, Mom (10.8 mil/2.6), Two and a Half Men (9.3 mil/2.3), The McCarthys (6.9 mil/1.6) and Elementary all saw gains, with Elementary hitting season highs.
ABC | The Taste (3.2 mil/0.8) dipped from its season opener.