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Monday Overnights: ‘The Bachelorette’ Leads ABC to Victory

MONDAY, JUNE 11, 2018

Household Rating/Share
ABC: 3.5/ 6, CBS: 2.9/ 5, NBC and Fox: 1.9/ 3 each, CW: 1.0/ 2

-Percent Change From the Year-Ago Evening:
Note: ABC aired game 5 of The NBA Finals
CW: +43, CBS: +16, Fox: -17, NBC: -34, ABC: -69

-Ratings Breakdown:
ABC opened the week on a winning overnight note thanks to veteran “The Bachelorette,” which scored a 4.1 rating/7 share in households from 8-10 p.m. ET. Fox’s long in the tooth “So You Think You Can Dance” could not compete with a 2.4/ 4 (#3) in the 8 p.m. hour, which was 14 percent below the 2.8/ 5 on the year-ago evening.

Also original last night was “Supergirl” on The CW, which scored a 1.4/ 2 at 8 p.m. into a 0.8/ 1 for “Whose Line is it Anyway?” in the 9 p.m. half-hour. And CBS capped off the night with “Elementary,” which will return in 2018-19 in midseason, at a dominant 3.1/ 5 at 10 p.m. The rest of the evening was all encore telecasts.

What follows are the household overnight ratings for Monday, June 11 broken out by half-hour:

8:00 p.m.
ABC – “The Bachelorette”: 4.4/ 8 (#1)
CBS – “Mom” (R): 3.3/ 6 (#2)
NBC – “Running Wild with Bear Grylls”: 2.0/ 4 (#4)
Fox – “So You Think You Can Dance”: 2.5/ 4 (#3)
CW – “Supergirl”: 1.4/ 3 (#5)

8:30 p.m.
ABC – “The Bachelorette”: 4.1/ 7 (#1)
CBS – “Man With a Plan” (R): 2.9/ 5 (#2)
NBC – “Running Wild with Bear Grylls”: 1.7/ 3 (#4)
Fox – “So You Think You Can Dance” : 2.2/ 4 (#3)
CW – “Supergirl”: 1.3/ 2 (#5)

9:00 p.m.
ABC – “The Bachelorette”: 4.0/ 7 (#1)
CBS – “NCIS: New Orleans” (R): 2.5/ 3 (#2)
NBC – “American Ninja Warrior” (R): 2.2/ 4 (#3)
Fox – “9-1-1” (R): 1.2/ 4 (#4)
CW – “Whose Line is it Anyway?”: 0.8/ 1 (#5)

9:30 p.m.
ABC – “The Bachelorette”: 4.0/ 7 (#1)
CBS – “NCIS: New Orleans” (R): 2.6/ 4 (#2)
NBC – “American Ninja Warrior” (R): 1.9/ 3 (#3)
Fox – “9-1-1” (R): 1.4/ 4 (#4)
CW – “Whose Line is it Anyway?” (R): 0.7/ 1 (#5)

10:00 p.m.
ABC – “The $100,000 Pyramid” (R): 2.5/ 4 (#2)
CBS – “Elementary”: 3.1/ 5 (#1)
NBC – “American Ninja Warrior” (R): 1.9/ 3 (#3)

10:30 p.m.
ABC – “The $100,000 Pyramid” (R): 1.8/ 3 (#2t)
CBS – “Elementary”: 3.0/ 6 (#1)
NBC – “American Ninja Warrior” (R): 1.8/ 3 (#2t)

Source: Nielsen Media Research

Written by Marc Berman

Marc Berman

Marc Berman has been writing professionally since 1999 and is the author of the “Mr. Television” for Campaign US (www.campaignlive.com). Most recently, Berman was the creator and Editor-in-Chief of website and newsletter TV Media Insights for Cross MediaWorks. From 1999-2011, he was the Senior Editor for Mediaweek and has also written for The New York Daily News, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and Emmy Magazine, among others. Berman has also appeared on “Entertainment Tonight,” “Extra,” “Access Hollywood,” “Inside Edition,” “The CBS Evening News,” E!, CNN, CNBC, Fox News and MSNBC.

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