martina tony dwts ratings TV ratings: 'NCIS' beats 'Dancing with the Stars,' 'New Girl' and 'Fashion Star' downFast National ratings for Tuesday, March 27, 2012

CBS’ “NCIS” couldn’t be knocked out of the top spot for the 8 p.m. time slot by the first “Dancing with the Stars” elimination, though the ABC show did take the lead in its second hour, edging out “NCIS: Los Angeles.”

“New Girl” was down a bit again this week, actually coming in third for the 18-49 demographic in its time slot. “Fashion Star” was also down some, up against new episodes of both “Body of Proof” and “Unforgettable.”


won for total viewers for the night with 14.46 million
and a 9.1 rating/15 share in households. ABC came in second
million, 7.9/13) with NBC a more distant third (5.1 million,
3.3/5). FOX had 3.65 million viewers (2.2/3) and The CW got 1.23 million (0.8/1).

also won out for the 18-49 demographic for the night with a 2.8, while ABC got a 2.3, NBC had a 1.8 rating, FOX had a 1.7 and The CW a 0.6.

]]>8 p.m. CBS: “NCIS” (18.24 million viewers, 11.3/18 households)

ABC: “Dancing with the Stars” (10.42 million, 7.1/12)
NBC: “The Biggest Loser” (5.26 million, 3.5/6)
FOX: “Raising Hope” (3.8 million, 2.3/4)/”Raising Hope” rerun (3.1 million, 1.9/3)
The CW: “90210” (1.36 million, 0.8/1) 18-49 leader: “NCIS” (3.4) 9 p.m. ABC: “Dancing with the Stars” (15.32 million, 10.0/15)
CBS: “NCIS: Los Angeles” (14.69 million, 9.1/14)
NBC: “The Biggest Loser” (5.99 million, 3.8/6)
FOX: “New Girl” (4.9 million, 2.9/5)/”Breaking In” (2.8 million, 1.7/3)
The CW: “Ringer” (1.1 million, 0.8/1) 18-49 leader: “Dancing with the Stars” (3.0) 10 p.m. CBS: “Unforgettable” (10.44 million, 6.8/11)
ABC: “Body of Proof” (9.99 million, 6.6/11)
NBC: “Fashion Star” (4.00 million, 2.6/4) 18-49 leader: “Body of Proof” (2.1) Ratings information includes live and same-day DVR viewing. All numbers are preliminary and subject to change. Source: The Nielsen Company.

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