Ratings: The Following Returns Steady, Gotham and The Voice Slip, Molly Rises

The Following Cancelled

Fox’s The Following on Monday night scared up 4.8 million total viewers and a 1.6 demo rating, up a tenth from its sophomore finale and improving on Sleepy Hollow‘s most recent numbers (4.4 mil/1.4).

Versus Season 2’s Monday opener, however, The Following was down 20 percent.

Opening Fox’s night, Gotham (6.1 mil/2.0) slipped 6 and 13 percent.

Elsewhere….

ABC | The Bachelor (8.1 mil/2.4) slipped 10 percent and two tenths, but was up a tenth from its year-ago “Women Tell All” reer!-fest. A Secrets and Lies rerun at 10 pm did 4.2 mil/1.0.

CBS | Mike & Molly (9.5 mil/2.2) rose 7 percent and two tenths, and was Monday’s top-rated, most watched scripted program.

NBC | The Voice ( 14.3 mil/3.8) slipped three tenths in the demo, while The Night Shift ( 6.3 mil/1.4) added some eyeballs but ticked down in the demo from its premiere.

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