Fast National ratings for Thursday, April 17, 2014.
The season finale of "Scandal" drew big numbers on Thursday and helped ABC win Thursday among young viewers, but Thursday's most watched show was still a "Big Bang Theory" repeat, which let CBS eke out a slim win overall.
Stay tuned for Final Live+Same Day ratings to see if ABC was able to push into the lead overall.
Among other notables, FOX's "Hell's Kitchen" and "American Idol" both posted gains, but "Surviving Jack" was down week-to-week.
Season finales of "Community" and "Parenthood" were both up for NBC, but "Parks and Recreation" was down.
And The CW's spring lag continued with both "The Vampire Diaries" and "Reign" on the low side, especially among total viewers.
The "Parks and Recreation," "Vampire Diaries" and "Crazy Ones" numbers were all series lows, if you're keeping score at home.
On to the numbers...