Rush Hour Ratings

Ratings: Rush Hour Debut on Par With Elementary, Scandal Hits 7-Week High

CBS’ Rush Hour debuted on Thursday night to 5.1 million total viewers and a 1.1 rating, on par with both time slot predecessor Elementary‘s final Thursday outing (5.6 mil/1.0) and its season average (5.9 mil/1.1). The freshman drama also tied NBC’s Shades of Blue for the 10 o’clock demo win.

TVLine readers Rush Hour an average grade of “C+.”

Opening the Eye’s lineup, Big Bang Theory (14 mil/3.4) and the first Life in Pieces (8.1 mil/1.9) each dipped a tenth. The 9 pm Life in Pieces season finale (6.8 mil/1.7) matched Mom‘s most recent demo number. 2 Broke Girls (5.7 mil/1.6) was steady.

Elsewhere in the ratings….

ABC | Grey’s Anatomy (7.8 mil/2.2) and Scandal (6.5 mil/1.8) both ticked up, with the latter hitting a 7-week demo high. The Catch (5 mil/1.0) slipped 10 and 16 percent from its premiere.

THE CW | Legends of Tomorrow (2.06 mil/0.7) returned steady, while The 100 (1.28 mil/0.5) gained a tenth.

NBC | You, Me and the Apocalypse (2.8 mil/0.6) was flat with its  series finale, while Shades of Blue (5.4 mil/1.1, average grade “A-“) wrapped its freshman run with 7-week highs.

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