Fox and Univison tied for first place in the ratings Thursday as Fox's "Hell's Kitchen" and a rerun of CBS's "Big Bang Theory" tied for top-rated show, according to preliminary numbers.
Fox had a 1.4 rating/5 share in the key 18-49 demohraphic and was third in total viewers with 3.8 million. "Hell's Kitchen" at 8 scored a 2.0/7 and 5.4 million total viewers. That meant the episode tied "Big Bang Theory" for top-rated show in the demo, though it was only fourth in total viewers. At 9, "Does Someone Have to Go" had a .9/3 and 2.3 million.
Though Univison tied Fox in the ratings, it was fourth in total viewers, averaging 3.7 million.
CBS was third in the ratings with a 1.2/4 and first in total viewers with 6.2 million. The "Big Bang Theory" rerun had 7.9 million total viewers, which made it the most-watched show of the night.
ABC was fourth in the ratings with a 1.0/3 and second in total viewers with 4.6 million. At 8, "Wipeout" had a .9/3 and 3.7 million total viewers. At 9, "Motive" also had a .9/3 in the demo ratings, and had 5 million total viewers. "Rookie Blue" at 10 had a 1.1/4 and 5.1 million.
Telemuno was fifth in the ratings with a .8/2 and sixth in total viewers with 1.8 million.
NBC, airing all reruns, was sixth in the ratings with a .7/2 and fifth in total viewers with 2.3 million.
The CW, also airing reruns, was seventh in ratings and total viewers with a .3/1 and 694,000.