hells kitchen july 24 ratings TV ratings: 'America's Got Talent' and 'Hell's Kitchen' top TuesdayFast National ratings for Tuesday, July 24, 2012

“America’s Got Talent” improved a little on its ratings from last week and helped NBC score an overall ratings win Tuesday. “Hell’s Kitchen” was also up over a week ago and combined with “Masterchef” to give FOX a demographic victory.

NBC scored 8.35 million viewers and a 5.1 rating/9 share in households for the night. CBS (6.3 million, 4.2/7) edged FOX (6.2 million, 3.6/6) for second. ABC was a good ways off the pace with 3.1 million viewers and a 2.1/4. The CW (545,000, 0.4/1) brought up the rear.

FOX led the adults 18-49 demo with a 2.6 rating, beating out NBC’s 2.2. The other three networks were much farther back, with CBS scoring a 1.1, ABC a 0.8 and The CW a 0.2.

]]> CBS: “NCIS” rerun (7.1 million, 4.8/8)
FOX: “Hell’s Kitchen” (6.2 million, 3.6/6)
ABC: “The Middle” rerun (3.6 million, 2.5/4)/”Last Man Standing” rerun (2.8 million, 1.9/3)
The CW: “Hart of Dixie” rerun (696,000, 0.5/1) 18-49 leader: “Hell’s Kitchen” (2.6) 9 p.m. NBC: “America’s Got Talent” (11.2 million, 6.8/11)
FOX: “Masterchef” (6.2 million, 3.5/6)
CBS: “NCIS: Los Angeles” rerun (6.1 million, 4.1/7)
ABC: “Trust Us with Your Life” (1.9 million, 1.2/2)
The CW: “The L.A. Complex” (393,000, 0.3/1) 18-49 leader: “America’s Got Talent” (2.9) 10 p.m. CBS: “Person of Interest” rerun (5.6 million, 3.8/6)
NBC: “Love in the Wild” season finale (4.5 million, 2.8/5)
ABC: “NY Med” (4.3 million, 2.9/5) 18-49 leader: “Love in the Wild” (1.3)

Ratings information includes live and same-day DVR viewing. All numbers are preliminary and subject to change. Source: The Nielsen Company. More ratings at Zap2it: Daily, weekly and cable

Posted by:Rick Porter