10:11am PT by Michael O'Connell
TV Ratings: 'Dancing With the Stars' Finale Assists ABC Win
The 25th cycle of Dancing With the Stars neared its close Monday night, with the first part of the finale assisting an ABC win.
The two-hour telecast averaged a 1.5 rating among adults 18-49 and 10.4 million viewers, steady with the previous week's episode. The season comes to an official close Tuesday. ABC's real winner of the night, of course, was The Good Doctor. The drama matched its 1.9 rating among adults 18-49 and 10.3 million viewers from last week.
NBC saw a Monday low for The Voice. The singing competition dipped down to a 1.7 rating among adults 18-49 and 9.1 million viewers. With its losses, The Brave also dipped a little to a 0.9 rating in the key demo.
Man With a Plan saw a lift on CBS, up to a 1.2 rating among adults 18-49. On either side of it, the rest of the block — Kevin Can Wait (1.4 adults), Superior Donuts (1.0 adults), 9JKL (0.8 adults), Scorpion (0.9 adults) — held steady. On Fox, Lucifer and The Gifted each pulled a 0.9 rating among adults 18-49. On the CW, Supergirl fetched a 0.5 rating and Valor earned a 0.2 rating.