TV Ratings: 'Once Upon a Time,' '60 Minutes' pace Sunday split, series low for 'Revenge'
After a week away, ABC's "Resurrection" actually grew in viewers, but finished down a head in the key demo, leading into a down return for ABC's "Revenge."
[Note that NBC was preempted for the NBA playoffs in Portland.]
On to the numbers...
Among adults 18-49, ABC averaged a 1.7 rating for Sunday night, edging out CBS and FOX's 1.5 rating in the key demographic. NBC averaged a 1.0 for the night in the key demo.
Overall, though, CBS averaged an estimated 9.2 million viewers and a 5.8 rating/10 share, easily winning Sunday primetime. ABC was a distant second with 6.44 million viewers and a 3.9/7. NBC was third for the night with 4.53 million viewers and a 2.9/5, topping FOX's 1.9/3 and 3.27 million viewers.
7 p.m. - CBS started the night in first with 10.33 million viewers for "60 Minutes," which finished second with a 1.4 rating among adults 18-49. ABC's "America's Funniest Home Videos" was second with 6.46 million viewers and won the hour with a 1.6 key demo rating. NBC's "American Dream Builders" averaged 3.12 million viewers for third and finished fourth with a 0.7 key demo rating, compared to FOX's "Bob's Burgers" (2.44 million viewers and a 1.1 key demo) and "American Dad" (2.54 million and a 1.2 key demo).
8 p.m. - "The Amazing Race: All-Stars" averaged 8.55 million viewers to win the 8 p.m. hour for CBS and finished a close second with a 1.9 rating among adults 18-49. ABC's "Once Upon a Time" was second with 6.91 million viewers and topped the hour with a 2.1 key demo rating. NBC's "Dateline" was third with 6.095 million viewers and fourth with a 1.1 key demo rating. FOX was third in the key demo and fourth overall with "The Simpsons" (3.38 million and a 1.5 key demo) and "Family Guy" (3.97 million and a 2.1 key demo).
9 p.m. - CBS continued its overall sweep with 9.26 million viewers for "The Good Wife," but the acclaimed drama was third with a 1.3 rating among adults 18-49. ABC's "Resurrection" was second with 7.46 million viewers and won the hour with a 1.9 key demo rating. NBC's "Believe" averaged 4.93 million viewers for third and a 1.2 key demo rating for fourth, compared to the 3.64 million viewers and 1.4 key demo rating for FOX's "Cosmos."
10 p.m. - "The Mentalist" closed primetime in first for CBS with 8.68 million viewers and tied for first with a 1.2 rating among adults 18-49. ABC's "Revenge" had a low 4.94 million viewers and a 1.2 key demo rating as well. NBC trailed with 3.98 million viewers and a 1.0 key demo rating for "Crisis."
All ratings information comes from preliminary Fast National Nielsen data, which includes live and same-day DVR viewing. All numbers are subject to change.