Ratings: Hannibal, Rookie, Beast Steady on Soft Holiday Eve; Dome Drops

Hannibal Cancelled Ratings

NBC’s Hannibal this week drew 1.3 million total viewers and a 0.4 rating, dipping to a new audience low yet one of only three Thursday programs to not drop in the demo on the pre-holiday evening.

Leading out of the Food Fighters season opener (3.2 mil/0.7), the already renewed Aquarius (2.4 mil/0.4) slipped 25 and 33 percent to new season lows.

Elsewhere….

ABC | Astronaut Wives (4.1 mil/0.7) and Mistresses (3.1 mil/0.6) each shed a few eyeballs plus a tenth in the demo, while Rookie Blue (3.7 mil/0.6) held steady.

CBS | Big Brother (5.8 mil/1.8) slipped 9 and 14 percent week-to-week, while Under the Dome (5.2 mil/1.0) dropped 18 and 23 percent from its season opener, to new series lows. At 8 pm, a Big Bang rerun (6.9 mil/1.3) drew the night’s largest audience.

FOX | Boom! (2 mil/0.7) was down 20 percent and two tenths from its debut; Wayward Pines (3.3 mil/1.0) slipped two tenths in the demo, tying its season low.

THE CW | Beauty and the Beast (930K/0.2) added some viewers while flat in the demo.

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