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CBS wins night with ‘Unlikely’ pic

CBS had a rare first-place finish on Tuesday night, tying ABC for the top spot in households with a 11.4 rating and 18 share, according to Nielsen.

Powering CBS was its telefilm “Unlikely Angel,” starring Dolly Parton, which averaged a 12.7/20, the best numbers for the Eye web’s Tuesday-night movie franchise.

ABC, meanwhile, won the night in adults 18-49 and “Home Improvement” won the night in households.

NBC finished with a 10.3/17 and Fox averaged a 5.1/8.

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