After two seasons of mediocre ratings, ABC is shaking up Body of Proof by dropping some characters and adding others. Will their gamble pay off and bring in better numbers or will the show be cancelled instead? Stay tuned!
The third season of Body of Proof typically airs Tuesday nights on ABC. This season, the castmates are Dana Delany, Jeri Ryan, Geoffrey Arend, Windell D. Middlebrooks, Mary Mouser, Elyes Gabel, and Mark Valley.
Here are the TV show’s ratings for the 2012-13 season, the best way to tell if Body of Proof is going to be cancelled or renewed for a fourth season. These figures will be updated as the weeks progress so be sure to bookmark and return to this page:
Episode 03-12: Tuesday, 05/14/13
1.4 in the demo (0% change) with 8.60 million (+4% change).
Season averages: 1.38 in the demo with 8.08 million.
Episode 03-11: Tuesday, 05/07/13
1.4 in the demo (-13% change) with 8.24 million (-12% change).
Season averages: 1.38 in the demo with 8.04 million.
Episode 03-10: Tuesday, 04/23/13
1.6 in the demo (+14% change) with 9.35 million (+5% change).
Season averages: 1.38 in the demo with 8.02 million.
Episode 03-09: Tuesday, 04/16/13
1.4 in the demo (0% change) with 8.94 million (0% change).
Season averages: 1.36 in the demo with 7.87 million.
Episode 03-08: Tuesday, 04/09/13
1.4 in the demo (0% change) with 8.98 million (+5% change).
Season averages: 1.35 in the demo with 7.73 million.
Episode 03-07: Tuesday, 04/02/13
1.4 in the demo (-13% change) with 8.56 million (-11% change).
Season averages: 1.34 in the demo with 7.55 million.
Episode 03-06: Tuesday, 03/26/13
1.6 in the demo (+7% change) with 9.59 million (+14% change).
Season averages: 1.33 in the demo with 7.39 million.
Episode 03-05: Tuesday, 03/19/13
1.5 in the demo (+25% change) with 8.42 million (+28% change).
Season averages: 1.28 in the demo with 6.95 million.
Episode 03-04: Tuesday, 03/12/13
1.2 in the demo (-8% change) with 6.60 million (0% change).
Season averages: 1.23 in the demo with 6.58 million.
Episode 03-03: Tuesday, 03/05/13
1.3 in the demo (+8% change) with 6.59 million (+4% change).
Season averages: 1.23 in the demo with 6.57 million.
Episode 03-02: Tuesday, 02/26/13
1.2 in the demo (0% change) with 6.37 million (-6% change).
Season averages: 1.20 in the demo with 6.56 million.
Episode 03-01: Tuesday, 02/19/13
1.2 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 6.75 million total viewers.
Season averages: 1.20 in the demo with 6.75 million.
Season-to-season, the debut of Body of Proof was down by 45% in the demo (vs a 2.2 rating) and down by 28% in viewership (vs 9.41 million).
Reference point: The 2011-12 season averaged a 1.7 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 8.60 million viewers.
Note: These ratings are collected by the Nielsen company and are the final national numbers. These are different from the fast affiliate numbers which are just estimates of the actual ratings and are reported on by most other outlets. The final nationals are typically released within 24 hours of the programming or, in the case of weekends and holidays, a couple days later.
What do you think? Do you still like the Body of Proof TV series? Do you think it should be cancelled or renewed for a fourth season?
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