In the latest TV show ratings, ABC’s The Bachelor closed out its Clayton edition with 4.4 million total viewers and a 1.0 demo rating, down a tick from Monday’s Part 1 but still dominating Tuesday in the demo. (Read recap/vote on outcome, get Bachelorettes news.)
CBS’ FBI rerun copped Tuesday’s largest audience: 4.5 million.
Elsewhere, with CBS, Fox and The CW all in rerun mode….
NBC’s Young Rock officially opened its second season with 2.5 mi and a 0.4 (TVLine reader grade “B+”), down from its freshman averages (3 mil/0.6) and hitting a demo low. Mr. Mayor (2 mil/0.4) similarly was down from its freshman averages (3.4 mil/0.5) and hit audience/demo lows.
Leading out of the sitcoms, This Is Us (4 mil/0.6, read recap/Justin Hartley post mortem) ticked down to new series lows, while The Thing About Pam (2.4 mil/0.3) dipped from its debut.
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!