Ratings: ‘AGT – The Champions’ Finale Conjures Up 10.5 Million Viewers

But ABC tops Tuesday in key demo with “The Bachelor”

Simon Cowell - "America's Got Talent: The Champions"
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“AGT: The Champions” hit a season high — so, a series high — in viewers with its Monday finale. The “Manifest” season finale that followed received 5.4 million total viewers, which was a bit more than half its lead-in’s hefty sum.

NBC finished first in primetime averages in terms of overall eyeballs, but ABC topped the night in key demo ratings thanks to “The Bachelor.”

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ABC was first in ratings with a 1.6 rating/7 share in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and second in total viewers with an average of 6.4 million, according to preliminary numbers. “The Bachelor” from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. earned a 1.9/8 and 6.5 million viewers. At 10, “The Good Doctor” got a 1.1/5 and 6.2 million viewers.

NBC was second in ratings with a 1.4 and in viewers with 8.8 million. “AGT” from 8-10 posted a 1.7/7 and 10.5 million viewers. “Manifest” at 10 had a 1.0/4.

Fox was third in ratings with a 0.9/4 and fourth in viewers with 4.3 million. “The Resident” at 8 received a 0.9/3 and 5.1 million viewers. At 9, “The Passage” had a 0.9 and 3.5 million viewers.

CBS was fourth in ratings with a 0.8 and third in viewers with 6.2 million. “The Neighborhood” at 8 had a 1.1/5 and 6.5 million viewers. “Man With a Plan” at 8:30 got a 0.9/4 and 5.3 million viewers. “Magnum P.I.” at 9 received a 0.8/3 and 5.9 million viewers. At 10, “Bull” finished primetime with a 0.7/3 and 6.7 million viewers.

Univision was fifth in ratings with a 0.5/2 and in viewers with 1.5 million.

Telemundo was sixth in ratings with a 0.4/2 and in viewers with 1.1 million.

The CW was seventh in ratings with a 0.2/1 and in viewers with 536,000, airing all reruns.