TV Ratings: 'Dancing,' 'The Voice' and 'Hell's Kitchen' Dip on Tuesday
UPDATED: A steady outing of the canceled "Ready for Love" pulls down NBC, giving CBS an advantage for the night.
An even NCIS (2.7 rating in the key adults 18-to-49 demographic) led CBS to a Tuesday victory. It was followed by new episodes of NCIS: LA (2.6 rating) and Golden Boy (1.4), both down a tenth of a point from their most recent originals. The network averaged a dominant 2.2 in the key demo and 12.9 million viewers.
The Voice (4.0) took another hit on NBC. Fast National returns for the one-hour episode were down six tenths of a point compared with last week's final. The already canceled Ready for Love (1.2) was even with last week, giving the network an average 2.1 demo rating and 6.2 million viewers.
Splash (1.1) held last week's low on ABC, while Dancing With the Stars (2.0) tied a spring-season low for its results show, dropping two tenths of a point compared with last week. Body of Proof (1.5) was up a tenth of a point to win the 10 p.m. hour, giving the network an average 1.5 rating and 8.8 million viewers.
Hell's Kitchen (1.9) was down two tenths of a point on Fox. The network followed the reality show with encores of New Girl and The Mindy Project, averaging a 1.5 rating and 3.5 million viewers.
Hart of Dixie (0.4) was down a tenth of a point on The CW, and the network averaged a 0.4 in the demo and 1 million viewers.
Univision averaged a 1.5 rating and 3.5 million viewers.