According to Nielsen overnight data, “Bachelor in Paradise” averaged a 1.3 rating in adults 18-49 and 4.3 million total viewers, up approximately 13% in both measures from the previous Tuesday episode. Olympios was supposed to be a contestant on this season of the reality dating series, but dropped out after an incident with fellow contestant DeMario Jackson.
Later on ABC, “Somewhere Between” (0.4, 1.8 million) was up in total viewers.
On NBC, “America’s Got Talent” (2.7, 13.2 million) was the top-rated and most-watched show of the night by a wide margin. A new episode of “Hollywood Game Night” (1.2, 5 million) was up slightly in the key demo.
Fox, The CW, and CBS aired only repeats.
NBC won the night handily in both measures with a 2.2 and 10.5 million viewers. ABC was second in the demo with a 1.0 but third in total viewers with 3.5 million. CBS was third in the demo with a 0.6 but second in total viewers with 5.4 million. Fox was fourth with a 0.4 and 1.7 million. The CW averaged a 0.2 and 825,000 viewers.
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