Ratings: Talent Tops Wednesday, Big Brother Rises, NBC's Camp Opens OK

Ratings Big Brother Camp NBCAs it did Tuesday, NBC’s America’s Got Talent dominated the Wednesday ratings as well, delivering 10.5 million total viewers and a 2.7 rating, up 11 percent and a tenth from the night before.

NBC’s Camp premiere retained about half of that, doing 5.2 mil/1.5 aka this summer’s No. 2-rated scripted launch (far behind CBS’ Under the Dome), though its numbers dropped sharply at the half-hour mark. Could probably use s’more viewers.

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Over on CBS, Big Brother (5.9 mil/2.0) rose 9 and 13 percent week-to-week, while the American Baking Competition finale was flat at 4.7 mil/1.1.

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Elsewhere, Fox’s MasterChef returned to 5.3 mil/2.1, down 13 percent from its last original… ABC’s Family Tools finale (2.6 mil/1.1) added a few viewers but was flat in the demo, while The Lookout (2.8 mil/0.7) hit a series low.