Ratings: Criminal Minds Bests Idol for First Time, NBC Dramas Rise, Arrow and The 100 Dip

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit - Season 15

A typically extra-twisted Matthew Gray Gubler-helmed episode of Criminal Minds this week drew 10.4 million total viewers and a 2.5 demo rating, rising three tenths from its last fresh outing to — if the numbers hold — best American Idol for the first time ever in head-to-head competition. Alas …READ MORE


Ratings: Mindy Returns Down, S.H.I.E.L.D., NCIS, Voice and Glee Dip

Ratings Agents of SHIELD

ABC’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. this Tuesday drew 5.7 million total viewers and a 2.o demo rating (per finals), dipping a tenth. READ MORE


Ratings: How I Met Your Mother Finale Meets All- Time Highs, Bones and Intelligence Finale Tick Up

Ratings How I Met Your Mother Finale

Though it stirred juuuust a smidgen of conversation, How I Met Your Mother‘s series finale on Monday night drew 13.1 million total viewers while scoring a 5.4 demo rating (per finals), surging 44 and 54 percent week-to-week to end its run on all-time high notes. READ MORE


Ratings: Versus The Walking Dead's Finale High, Good Wife Holds Steady; NBC's Crisis Drops

Walking Dead Finale Ratings

Leading out of well-watched NCAA hoops coverage, CBS’ Sunday line-up is looking at week-to-week gains across the board. …READ MORE


Ratings: Hannibal and The Neighbors Rise, Dixie Flat, Enlisted and Rake Dip

Ratings Hannibal

NBC’s Hannibal this Friday drew 3.5 million total viewers and a 1.0 demo rating, rising 33 and 11 percent week-to-week (now that SoCal earthquake coverage has been subtracted from the data). …READ MORE


Ratings: Parenthood Ticks Up to 6-Month High, Vampire Diaries Hits Low, Wonderland Rises

Parenthood - Season 5

Beloved NBC bubble drama Parenthood this Thursday night drew a best-since-season premiere audience of 4.4 million total viewers (up 5 percent week-to-week) while ticking up a tenth to a best-since-Oct. 3 demo rating of 1.4.

Opening the Peacock’s night …READ MORE


Ratings: Arrow and Modern Family Rise; The 100, Survivor, Nashville and Suburgatory Slip

Ratings The 100

Arrow‘s Canary/Huntress face-off on Wednesday night drew 2.62 million total viewers and a 0.9 demo rating (per finals), up 6 percent and a tenth week-to-week.

Leading out of that, The CW’s The 100 …READ MORE


Ratings: NCIS Spin-Off Set-Up and Brooklyn Nine- Nine Finale Tick Up, POI Pops, Glee Steady

Ratings Brooklyn Nine-Nine Finale

The first leg of NCIS‘ trip to New Orleans — which TVLine readers gave an average grade of “B” — drew 17.3 million passengers and a 2.5 rating (per finals), adding a few eyeballs week-to-week and inching up a tenth in the demo. …READ MORE


Ratings: HIMYM and The Blacklist Rise; DWTS, The Voice and Tomorrow People Fall

The End of the Aisle

How high of a note will How I Met Your Mother go out on?

The penultimate episode of the CBS sitcom’s run this Monday drew …READ MORE


Ratings: The Good Wife Ticks Up; Once, Resurrection, Cosmos, Believe and Crisis Drop

Ratings Believe NBC

Leading out of a soft start for something called American Dream Builders — which with 3.6 million total viewers and a 0.9 demo rating (per finals) barely improved on Voice reruns — NBC’s Believe this Sunday did …READ MORE