CBS Wins Tuesday Viewers; NBC Wins Adults Demo

Sep 29, 2004  •  Post A Comment

NBC’s Tuesday comedy lineup of “Father of the Pride” and “Scrubs,” plus “Law & Order: SVU” won the network the night among adults 18 to 49, but CBS still prevailed in total viewers, thanks to “NCIS,” “Clubhouse” and “Judging Amy.”

According to Nielsen Media Research, “Law & Order: SVU” at 10 p.m. (ET) was the night’s top show in adults 18 to 49 with a 5.5/14, followed by ABC 9 p.m. comedy “According to Jim” with a 4.8/12.

CBS’s 8 p.m. (ET) drama “Navy NCIS” won the night among total viewers, bringing in 14.33 million; “SVU” was second with 13 million.

The time-period premiere of CBS’s baseball drama “Clubhouse” was third in its 9 p.m. (ET) time slot in adults 18 to 49 with a 2.5/6, behind both ABC’s comedy block of “Jim” and “Rodney” (3.9/10) and NBC’s “Father of the Pride (3.6/9) and “Scrubs” (4.3/10).

Fox won the 8 p.m. (ET) time period in the demo with the reality series “Trading Spouses” (3.6/10).

CBS won the night in viewers with 11.65 million, followed by ABC (9.29 million), NBC (9.02 million), Fox (6.12 million), The WB (5.46 million) and UPN (2.64 million).

NBC won the night in adults 18 to 49 with a 3.9/10, followed by ABC (3.7/10), Fox (2.9/8), CBS (2.8/7), The WB (2.4/6) and UPN (1.1/3).