ABC's “Take the Money & Run” and “Combat Hospital” finish their seasons flat
NBC's "America's Got Talent" took the night's top ratings on Tuesday, giving the network an overall win for the night, while the Jerry Bruckheimer-produced reality show "Take the Money & Run" and the drama "Combat Hospital" finished their seasons flat, according to preliminary numbers.
Airing from 9 to 11 p.m., "Talent" received a 2.9 rating/8 share in the adults 18-49 demographic and 11.4 million total viewers, making it the evening's top-rated show and pushing NBC to the number one spot with an average 2.3/6 in the demo and 9.1 million total viewers. Prior to "Talent," "It's Worth What?," posted a 1.1/3 in the demo and 4.7 million total viewers at 8.
Following a "Wipeout" repeat at 8, ABC aired the season swan song of "Take the Money & Run" at 9, which performed on a par with last week, taking a 1.5/4 in the demo and 3.8 million total viewers. The "Combat Hospital" season finale followed at 10, and was also flat with a 0.9/2 in the demo and 3.2 million total viewers.
Fox and CBS both ran repeats throughout the night.