“The Voice” on NBC and “9-1-1” on Fox once again tied for first place in the Monday night TV ratings, while CBS’ freshman courtroom drama “All Rise” dropped off a little from last week.
The Simone Missick-led show came in at a 0.6 rating among adults 18-49, down around 17% on week 6, however, it did gain around 500,000 total viewers. “The Neighborhood” was stable week-to-week at a 0.9, and drew a season 2 high viewership of just under 6 million. “Bob Hearts Abishola” scored a 0.7 and “Bull” a 0.6.
There was no need for “9-1-1” to ring too many alarm bells as the drama stabilized at a 1.3 rating, the same as last week, while its “Proidgal Son” follow-up was also even on last week at a 0.7.
“Bluff City Law” was even at a 0.5, following “The Voice” which finished equal first on the night with a 1.3.
Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer continues to stick around on “Dancing With the Stars,” and the ABC dancing show was a up a touch on last week at a 1.0 rating and 6.85 million total viewers. “The Good Doctor” showed good vital signs on Monday night, rising to a 0.9 rating and drawing 5.9 million sets of eyeballs.
Finally, the CW aired re-runs of “All American” and “Black Lightning,” with both shows registering a 0.2 rating.
NBC and Fox tied for the top network overall at a 1.0 average rating, followed closely by at a 0.9, and then CBS at a 0.7.
Marvel’s television division is officially winding down. Variety has learned that Marvel Television will no longer be developing any new series beyond the shows that are currently in production. According to an individual with knowledge of the situation, Marvel will eliminate a number of positions in the near future as a result of the cessation [...]
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