TV Ratings: 'Unforgettable' Gets Softer Launch in Summer

The canceled-then-revived CBS drama gives the network a time slot boost -- but hits a series low.
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"Unforgettable"

CBS and Univision tied on Sunday night, averaging a 1.3 rating among adults 18-49.

The Eye saw Big Brother (2.2 adults) dip three-tenths of a point at 8 p.m. before Unforgettable (1.3 adults) kicked off its summer down 1.6 points from its fall 2011 launch. The drama, briefly canceled in 2012, did give the network a summer best in the hour for regularly scheduled programming. CBS won the night in viewers with an average 6.7 million.

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Fox's animation encores averaged a 1.2 rating with adults 18-49 and 2.6 million viewers.

Both Celebrity Wife Swap (1.1 adults) and Whodunnit (1.1 adults) grew by a tenth of a point on ABC, giving the network an average 0.9 rating with adults 18-49 and 3.3 million viewers for the night.

NBC, which saw its only original in an even Crossing Lines (0.5 adults), averaged a 0.7 rating in the demo and 2.95 million viewers.

Tied demo victor Univision, airing the finale of telenovela Amores Verdaderos, also averaged 3.3 million viewers -- while Telemundo pulled a 0.8 rating with adults 18-49 and 2.1 million viewers.

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