TV Ratings: Dr. Seuss’ ‘Grinch’ Drives ABC’s Christmas Win
Encores, basketball overrun and more holiday specials fill the broadcast networks on Tuesday night.
Scoring the night’s strongest average among adults 18-49 (2.0 rating), ABC aired Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1.7) after a strong lead-in from NBA overrun (2.6). The network placed second among total viewers with 5.4 million for the night.
CBS aired encores of its regular Tuesday lineup — NCIS, NCIS: LA, Vegas — for a second-place showing in the demo (1.3 adults) and a dominant haul with total viewers (8.1 million).
Airing a less seasonal Seuss, NBC had Horton Hears a Who (1.1 adults) before another encore of Blake Shelton’s Not So Family Christmas (0.7 adults). The network pulled a 0.9 rating in the demo and 2.9 million viewers.
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