Shades of Blue Ratings

Ratings: Shades of Blue Slips 28% From Premiere, Still Wins Time Slot

NBC’s Shades of Blue this Thursday drew 6.6 million total viewers and a 1.3 demo rating (per finals), down 23 and 28 percent from its solid premiere yet still winning its time slot.

Opening the Peacock’s night, Heroes Reborn (3.8 mil/1.0) ticked down a tenth, while The Blacklist (7.5 mil/1.6) was steady.

Elsewhere in the ratings….

FOX | American Idol (8.7 mil/2.2) slipped 15 and 19 percent week-to-week.

CBS | Big Bang Theory (15.8 mil/3.8) was steady, while Life in Pieces (9.2 mil/2.0), Mom (8.3 mil/1.7) and Elementary (6 mil/1.1) all dipped a tenth. Angel From Hell (7 mil/1.3) was down 12 and 19 percent from its debut.

ABC | Beyond the Tank (4.1 mil/1.0) was steady, that diet show (2.1 mil/0.6) dipped a tenth.

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