There Was a Rare 5-Way Tie for First Place in Ratings on Tuesday

Only Telemundo and The CW missed the primetime party

CBS, Fox, NBC, ABC and Univision all tied for first place in primetime ratings last night, each averaging a 0.4 rating/3 share. That’s a giant logjam you don’t see very often — especially at the top of the Nielsen sheet.

Telemundo and The CW, which averaged a 0.3 and a 0.1, respectively, among adults 18-49, were on the outside of the party looking in. The 18-49 demo is the one most coveted by advertisers on entertainment programming.

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Tony Maglio

TV Editor • • Twitter: @tonymaglio