Primetime Ratings: First ‘Dancing With the Stars' Results Show Helps ABC Win

‘Body of Proof' premiere earns top 10 p.m. slot

which featured two premieres, was able to take the Tuesday ratings
crown with a 3.3 rating/9 share in the 18-49 demo, according to Nielsen
overnight numbers. The first Dancing With the Stars results show netted a 3.5 for the 8-10 p.m. slot, and the new medical drama Body of Proof scored a 3.0 and roughly 14 million total viewers in its premiere.

CBS came in second with a 3.1/8. NCIS held steady once again with a 3.8 while NCIS: Los Angeles improved 9% to a 3.5. The Good Wife dropped two tenths for a 1.9.

Coming in third was NBC, which had a 2.3/6 overall in the demo. The Biggest Loser: Couples dropped 13% to a 2.6 for the 8-10 p.m. hours. Parenthood stayed level from its last new airing with a 1.9.

With the exception of Traffic Light, which had a 1.1, Fox aired repeats. The network had an overall 1.3/4.

The CW, even though it aired a new episode of One Tree Hill (0.3), still stayed the same as last Wednesday with an overall 0.3/1.