TV ratings: 'Bachelorette' rebounds, wins another Monday
The return of Bentley to "The Bachelorette" Monday helped the show reverse its ratings declines of the past couple weeks and keep ABC on top of the rankings for the night. "Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition" also saw its audience grow a little bit.
ABC averaged 7.5 million viewers and a 5.1 rating/9 share in households in primetime, up about a half-million viewers from last week. NBC (5.7 million, 3.7/6) finished second overall, a little bit ahead of CBS (5.2 million, 3.5/6). FOX came in fourth with 4.05 million viewers and a 2.4/4. The CW was a non-factor with about 600,000 viewers and a 0.4/1.
ABC's adults 18-49 rating of 2.4 was also up over last week's 2.2. FOX grabbed second in the demographic with a 1.6, and CBS and NBC tied for third at 1.3. The CW trailed with a 0.2.