Fans returned in droves for the much anticipated season premiere of House on Global. With over 2.8 million viewers tuning in, House was catapulted to the #1 spot of the night, both 2+ and for the key Adults 18-49 demo. It was a stellar Monday primetime for the network all around as NCIS and Hawaii Five-0 edged out all their competitors and won their time slots with 1.8 million and 1.9 million viewers (Ind. 2+, national), respectively.
GLOBAL’S MONDAY PRIMETIME DATA HIGHLIGHTS (Adults 18-49 unless otherwise indicated):
1.3 million viewers tuned into the House season premiere at 9pm
House bested its closest competitor of the night nationally, CTV Two’s Two and a Half Men at 9pm by 29%, and also beat out Mike and Molly at 9:30pm by 118%
734,000 viewers tuned into Hawaii Five-0 at 10pm growing its audience by 12% over last week
At 10pm, Hawaii Five-0 beat out CTV’s Castle by 28%, nationally
631,000 viewers tuned into NCIS at 8pm growing its audience by 4% over last week
Viewers who missed last night’s episodes on Global can catch up at anytime on GlobalTV.com.
Source: BBM Canada, PPM confirmed and overnight data (Sep 26th, 2011 – Oct 3rd, 2011), Ind. 2+, A18-49.