Tuesday, November 27, 2012 ratings — New episodes: The Voice, NCIS, Raising Hope, Hart Of Dixie, Ben and Kate, Dancing With The Stars, NCIS: Los Angeles, Go On, New Girl, Emily Owens MD, The New Normal, The Mindy Project, Parenthood, and Vegas. Specials: How The Grinch Stole Christmas and Shrek The Halls.
On NBC, The Voice had the best 18-49 demographic of the night with a 3.8 rating and 11.4 million viewers. Week-to-week, it was up by 12% in the demo. Go On drew a 2.5 in the demo (+19% change) with 6.3 million. The New Normal then garnered a 1.7 rating (+13% change) with 4.1 million. At 10pm, Parenthood brought a 1.8 rating (+6%) with 4.4 million.
On CBS, NCIS had the best viewership of the night with 19.6 million and a 3.5 rating (+17% week-to-week). NCIS: Los Angeles followed with a 2.9 demo (+4% change) and 14.3 million. Vegas wrapped the night with a 1.6 rating (-11% change) and 9.4 million.
On ABC, reruns of How the Grinch Stole Christmas (2.4 rating with 8.4 million) and Shrek the Halls (2.5 rating and 8.4 million) preceded the season finale of Dancing with the Stars. That drew a 3.0 rating (+50%) and 16.6 million viewers. The finale was down by 27% year-to-year.
On FOX, Raising Hope attracted a 1.7 in the demo (+13% change) with 3.9 million. Ben and Kate saw a 27% jump in the demo to a 1.4 rating with 2.9 million. New Girl garnered a 2.3 rating (+15% week-to-week change) with 4.2 million. At 9:30pm, The Mindy Project saw a 1.5 in the demo (+15% change) and 2.8 million.
What do you think? Are you surprised that the holiday repeats can do as well as they do? Why do you think Dancing with Stars had such a poor season? Should ABC cut back to one cycle a year? What were you watching last night?