Ratings: Castle Finale Hits 6-Month High, DWTS and Bones Rise, 24 Drops, Star-Crossed Flat

24LAD-EP3_SC318_DS-9324Dammit! Fox’s 24: Live Another Day in its regular time slot debut on Monday drew 6.5 million total viewers and a 2.0 rating (per finals), down 20 and 23 percent from its two-hour launch.

Opening Fox’s night, Bones (6.3 mil/1.7) added a few eyeballs plus two tenths in the demo.

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ABC | Dancing With the Stars (14.4 mil/2.3) was up 10 and 21 percent, while Castle‘s “noisy” finale (10.6 mil/2.1) surged 18 and 31 percent, hitting a 6-month high in the demo and tying its Season 5 closer (11.2 mil/2.1) in the demo.

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NBC | The Voice (11 mil/3.0) was flat, while The Blacklist‘s freshman finale (10.5 mil/2.6) dipped a tenth.

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THE CW | The Star-Crossed series finale was adjusted down to 830K and a 0.3, flat week-to-week.

CBS | Leading out of a Broke Girls rerun, the cancelled Friends With Better Lives (4.9 mil/1.6) was flat, but Mike & Molly (7 mil/2.0) grew 8 percent and three tenths.

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