ABC’s ‘The Ultimate Surfer’ Premiere Wipes Out in TV Ratings

And that’s with a ”Bachelor in Paradise“ lead-in

“The Ultimate Surfer” didn’t catch much of “Bachelor in Paradise’s” ratings wave with Monday’s premiere, which received a 0.3 among adults 18-49 and just 1.46 million total viewers. In the two hours leading up to “Ultimate Surfer’s” debut, ABC averaged a 0.9 demo rating and 3.22 million overall viewers.

“BiP” was enough to hand ABC first place in terms of primetime ratings averages last night. NBC was No. 1 in total-viewer averages, however.

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Tony Maglio

TV Editor • • Twitter: @tonymaglio