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02.27.2013

"NCIS," "NCIS: LOS ANGELES" AND "GOLDEN BOY" ARE TUESDAY'S TOP THREE PROGRAMS

CBS WINS EVERY HALF-HOUR IN VIEWERS, ADULTS 18-49 AND ADULTS 25-54 ON TUESDAY

"NCIS" is the Night's Top Program in Viewers and Key Demos

"NCIS: Los Angeles" Posts Week-to-Week Growth

The Special Preview of "Golden Boy" Ranks First at 10:00 PM in Viewers and Demos with Across-the-Board Time Period Growth From Last Week

         CBS won every half-hour in viewers and key demographics, led by NCIS, the night's top program, according to Nielsen preliminary live plus same day ratings for Tuesday, Feb. 26.

          NCIS was first in households (12.8/20), viewers (20.48m), adults 25-54 (5.1/13) and adults 18-49 (3.4/10).  NCIS beat NBC, ABC, FOX and CW combined by +4.23m viewers (vs. 16.25m, +26%).   NCIS was the night's #1 program in households, viewers, adults 25-54 and adults 18-49. 

          NCIS: LOS ANGELES was first in households (10.6/16), viewers (16.81m), adults 25-54 (4.2/10) and adults 18-49 (2.9/08) from 9:00-10:00 PM.  NCIS: LOS ANGELES beat NBC, ABC, FOX and CW combined by +5.21m viewers (vs. 11.60m, +45%).  Compared to last week, NCIS: LOS ANGELES was up +4% in households (from 10.2/15), +2% in adults 25-54 (from 4.1/09), +7% in adults 18-49 (from 2.7/07) and added +540,000 viewers (from 16.27m, +3%). 

At 10:00 PM, GOLDEN BOY was first in households (6.8/11), viewers (10.46m), adults 25-54 (2.7/07) and adults 18-49 (1.8/05).  GOLDEN BOY beat the competition combined in viewers by +1.16m viewers (vs. 9.30m, +12%).   Compared to last week's VEGAS episode, GOLDEN BOY was up +11% in households (from 6.1/10), +13% in adults 25-54 (from 2.4/06), +20% in adults 18-49 (from 1.5/04) and added +940,000 viewers (from 9.52m, +10%). 

For the night, CBS was first in households (10.1/16), viewers (15.92m), adults 25-54 (4.0/10) and adults 18-49 (2.7/08).  CBS was first in every half-hour in households, viewers, adults 25-54 and adults 18-49 for the second consecutive Tuesday.

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Press Contacts:             Ed Harrison            818-655-1584       ed.harrison@cbs.com

   David Pepose          212-975-1929       david.pepose@cbs.com

 

Press:

Ed Harrison
818-655-1584
ed.harrison@cbs.com

David Pepose
212-975-1929
david.pepose@cbs.com