“Under the Dome” coasts to ratings and viewers victories
CBS had a lot to celebrate Monday night: Not only did the four-week Time Warner Cable blackout come to an end, but The Eye was both the highest-rated and most-watched network in primetime.
CBS was first in ratings with a 1.6 rating/5 share in the advertiser-desired 18-49 demographic and first in total viewers with an average of 6.8 million, according to preliminary numbers.
Following reruns, “Under the Done” at 10 p.m. earned a 2.6/7 rating and 10.7 million viewers, making it both the highest-rated and most-watched program of the night.
NBC was second in ratings with a 1.4/4 and second in total viewers with 4.3 million. “American Ninja Warrior” at 8 earned a 1.8/5 and 5.5 million viewers. “Siberia” at 10 received a 0.7/2 and 1.9 million viewers.
Univision was third in ratings with a 1.2/3 and fourth in total viewers with 3.2 million viewers.
ABC was in fourth in ratings with a 1.1/3 and third in total viewers with 4.2 million. In between repeats, “Mistresses” at 9 earned a 1.3/4 and 4.1 million viewers.
Fox was in fifth in ratings with a 0.7/2 and in viewers with 1.8 million, airing entirely reruns.
Telemundo was sixth in ratings with a 0.4/1 and in total viewers 1.1 million.
The CW was seventh in ratings with a 0.2/0 and in total viewers with 556,000. After a repeat, “Breaking Pointe” at 9 earned a 0.2/0 and 488,000 viewers.