In the latest TV show ratings, ABC’s rejiggered The Bachelorette kicked off Season 17 with 3.6 million total viewers ands a 0.9 demo rating — down sharply from its previous opener (5 mil/1.4) to mark all-time premiere lows, yet still commanding Monday’s highest demo rating; read our recap and get the latest on Chris Harrison.
Leading out of that, The Good Doctor (3.92 mil/0.6, read post mortem) ticked up week-to-week, and drew Monday’s biggest audience.
Over on NBC, American Ninja Warrior (3.3 mil/0.45) was steady, while Small Fortune (1.4 mil/0.2) dipped.
Fox’s Hell’s Kitchen (2.4 mil/0.6), Housebroken (980K/0.3) and Duncanville (710K/0.2) were all steady in the demo.
The Live+Same Day numbers reported in our ratings column do not reflect a show’s overall performance, given the increased use of delayed playback via DVR and streaming platforms, plus out-of-home viewing. These numbers (Nielsen fast nationals, unless denoted as finals) instead aim to simply illustrate trends or superlatives. Warning: Contents may be hot!