david blaine real or magic ratings TV ratings: 'SHIELD' ticks up and David Blaine special solid, but CBS wins TuesdayFast National ratings for Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013

CBS was as usual the runaway leader among total viewers in Tuesday’s ratings, and it also scored a narrow win among adults 18-49 as “NCIS” and the rest of its lineup were fairly steady with last week. “The Voice” was off from a week ago, but it still managed to score the night’s best 18-49 rating.

Elsewhere Tuesday, “Agents of SHIELD” ticked up for ABC, and the network’s David Blaine special scored ratings way above its fall average from 9:30 to 11 p.m. “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” was up slightly for FOX, but “Supernatural” dipped a little on The CW.

CBS drew 15.45 million viewers and a 9.7 rating/15 share in households for the night, way ahead of No. 2 NBC (8.3 million, 5.3/8). ABC (6.9 million, 4.3/7) came in third. FOX was fourth with 3.1 million viewers and a 2.0/3, and The CW (1.4 million, 0.9/1) trailed.

CBS also led the 18-49 demographic with a 2.5 rating. ABC and NBC tied for second at 2.3. FOX scored a 1.4 and The CW a 0.6.

Tuesday hour by hour:

8 p.m.

CBS: “NCIS” (19.4 million viewers, 12.1/19 households)
ABC: “Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD” (6.85 million, 4.3/7)
NBC: “The Biggest Loser” (6.3 million, 4.2/6)
FOX: “Dads” (3.2 million, 2.0/3)/”Brooklyn Nine-Nine” (3.35 million, 2.1/3)
The CW: Special – “iHeartRadio Album Release Party with Lady Gaga” (889,000, 0.6/1)

18-49 leader: “NCIS” (3.0)

9 p.m.

CBS: “NCIS: Los Angeles” (14.9 million, 9.4/14)
NBC: “The Voice” (11.2 million, 7.0/11)
ABC: “The Goldbergs” (5.1 million, 3.2/5)/Special – “David Blaine: Real or Magic” (7.2 million, 4.4/7)
FOX: “New Girl” (3.3 million, 2.1/3)/”The Mindy Project” (2.4 million, 1.6/2)
The CW: “Supernatural” (2 million, 1.2/2)

18-49 leader: “The Voice” (3.1)

10 p.m.

CBS: “Person of Interest” (12.1 million, 7.7/13)
ABC: “David Blaine: Real or Magic” (7.8 million, 4.8/8)
NBC: “Chicago Fire” (7.4 million, 4.8/8)

18-49 leader: “David Blaine: Real or Magic” (2.6)

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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Posted by:Rick Porter