Blue Bloods finished its season slightly down in the ratings, though the show did perform better than last year’s finale, while Shark Tank win Friday night.
ABC won the night with a 1.5 in the 18-49 demographic and 5.93 million viewers. Shark Tank topped all programs, but slipped slightly to a 1.9 in the demo, reports HitFix. 20/20 also fell on the night to a 1.5 rating.
CBS followed with a low 1.2 in the demo, but had the strongest audience of the night with 9.3 million viewers. Blue Bloods closed out with a 1.4 in the demo, which is an improvement from the drama’s last finale. Hawaii Five-0 also bowed for the season, but up slightly to a 1.3 demo rating.
With a 1.1 rating in the 18-49 demo and 4.2 million viewers, NBC was third among the major networks, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Dateline and Grimm were both fairly even on the night with a 1.2 and 1.3 rating, respectively. Hannibal dipped slightly to a 0.8 in the demo.
Fox lost out to even the CW for the night with a 0.3 in the demo and 1.36 million viewers, with the network opting to re-air the beginning of 24: Live Another Day. The CW averaged a 0.4 in the demo and 1.12 million viewers off a slightly up Whose Line Is It Anyway, which managed a 0.6 in the demo. Hart of Dixie also inched upward to a 0.3 demo rating.
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