Fox’s Gotham returned on Monday night to 3.7 million total viewers and a 1.2 demo rating (per finals), up 9 and 20 percent from its fall finale to hit and match best-since-premiere numbers.
Leading out of that, Lucifer (4 mil/1.1) was steady with its own midseason opener.
Over on NBC, Celeb Apprentice (4.3 mil/1.2) ticked up 10 percent and a tenth. With a new lead-in that does about half of what The Voice did, Timeless (3.45 mil/0.9) returned down 27 percent and a tenth, hitting new lows.
ABC’s Bachelor (7.1 mil/2.3) rose 9 and 12 percent, Big Fan (3 mil/1.0) was steady.
CBS’ Kevin Can Wait (8.7 mil/1.7) and Man With a Plan (7.7 mil/1.5) each gained three tenths, 2 Broke Girls (6.4 mil/1.5) rose two tenths and The Odd Couple (5.6 mil/1.1) ticked up. Scorpion (7.8 mil/1.2) hit a 15-week audience high (since Oct. 3) while steady in the demo.