9:01am PT by Michael O'Connell
TV Ratings: 'Hotel Hell,' 'Bachelor Pad' Grow, 'Stars Earn Stripes,' 'Grimm' Dip
Fox saw another Monday win last night with Hotel Hell and Hell's Kitchen. The freshman series grew two tenths of a point from last week, earning a 2.1 rating among adults 18-49. Hell's Kitchen, down two tenths of a point in the demo, topped the rest of the night's offerings with a 2.5 adults rating. The network averaged a dominant 2.3 rating with 18-49-ers and 5.7 million viewers.
As for the rest of the big four, CBS, NBC and ABC all posted a 1.3 rating among adults 18-49. CBS had encores of How I Met Your Mother, a 2 Broke Girls doubleheader, Mike & Molly and Hawaii Five-0, averaging 4.95 million viewers.
NBC, which pulled in 3.4 million viewers for the night, led into new episodes of Stars Earn Stripes and Grimm with an America's Got Talent encore. While Stars Earn Stripes held its Talent lead, it was down 35 percent from last week's premiere, positing a 1.1 rating among adults 18-49. Grimm was also down, just 20 percent, earning a 1.6 adults rating that easily secured the 10 p.m. hour for the network.
NFL Pre-Season preemption mean ABC's showings will likely go down when finals come in, but fast nationals give Bachelor Pad a 25 percent boost to a 1.5 rating among adults 18-49 and The Glass House finale a two tenths of a point bump to a 0.9 rating in the demo.
Univision pulled a 1.2 rating among adults 18-49, while the CW earned a 0.2 adults rating with a new episode of Remodeled.