Ratings: Idol Edges Out Mom for Demo Win, CBS and NBC Line-Ups Slip

Bad Judge Ratings

Fox’s American Idol on Thursday drew 10.4 million total viewers and a 2.6 rating, down 7 and 16 percent week-to-week yet leading the night in the demo.

Versus its Wednesday outing, Idol dipped 3 and 10 percent.


CBS | Leading out of a Big Bang rerun (12.1 mil/2.5), Mom (10.8 mil/2.4) slipped three tenths, while Two and a Half Men (9.4 mil/2.1), The McCarthys (6.9 mil/1.5) and Elementary (8.1 mil/1.3) all dropped two tenths.

NBC | The Biggest Loser (4.2 mil/1.1) and Parenthood‘s antepenultimate episode (4.1 mil/1.2) both slipped two tenths, while Bad Judge (2.8 mil/0.7) and A to Z (1.7 mil/0.5) each ticked down a tenth.

ABC | The Taste (3.3 mil/0.9) was steady.

THE CW | The World Dog Awards drew 1.9 mil and a 0.4.

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