Fast National ratings for Monday, January 5, 2015.
A slew of network favorites started 2015 on high notes as "Gotham," "Scorpion," "Mike & Molly" and "NCIS: Los Angeles" were among the shows delivering above-season-average performances on Monday.
"NCIS: Los Angeles" was particularly strong, delivering season highs in most measures and pushing CBS to a dominant overall win and to a tie with ABC, driven by the "Bachelor" premiere, the show's lowest rated premiere yet, in the key demographic.
Although it was stuck in fourth among young viewers and third in the key demo, NBC also got a second consecutive solid night from "The Celebrity Apprentice."
On to the numbers...