Ratings: Fox Tops Monday With ‘MasterChef’ Jump (Updated)

Ratings: Fox Tops Monday With 'MasterChef' Jump (Updated)

But “24” ties series low

Fox finished first outright on Monday, getting a ratings boost out of “MasterChef.”

Fox was first in ratings with a 1.6 rating/5 share in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and first in viewers with an average of 5.4 million, according to preliminary numbers. “MasterChef” at 8 p.m. earned a night-high 1.8/6 — a 20 percent uptick — and had 5.1 million viewers. At 9, “24: Live Another Day” got a 1.5/4 and 5.7 million viewers.

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ABC was second in ratings with a 1.4/4 and in viewers with 5.2 million. At 8, “The Bachelorette” received a 1.6/5 and a Monday-high 6.1 million viewers. “Mistresses” at 10 had a 0.9/3 and 3.5 million viewers.

NBC was third in ratings with a 1.3/4 and fourth in viewers with 4.1 million. Following a rerun, “American Ninja Warrior” at 9 got a 1.6/5 and 4.5 million viewers.

CBS and Univision tied for fourth in ratings with a 1.1. CBS had a 3 share, Univision had a 4. CBS was third in viewers with 4.8 million, Univision was fifth with 2.8 million.

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For CBS, following reruns, “48 Hours” at 10 got a 0.8/2 and 4.1 million viewers.

Telemundo was sixth in ratings with a 0.7/2 and in total viewers with 1.6 million.

The CW was seventh in ratings with a 0.4/1 and in total viewers with 1.3 million. “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” at 8 had a 0.5/2 and 1.7 million viewers. Following a rerun, “Beauty and the Beast” got a 0.3/1 and 813,000 viewers.

Editor's note: An earlier version of this story said “Whose Line Is It Anyway?” tied a CW low. However, the improv show had a lower rating a few times when it aired on Friday. Monday's episode did tie a non-Friday demo low. TheWrap regrets the error.