Sunday TV Ratings: BOB’S BURGERS and ONCE UPON A TIME Up; THE GOOD WIFE Hits Series Low

     February 18, 2013


Sunday evening’s TV ratings are in.  Here’s a brief look at the highlights:

  • Fox’s swell animated comedy Bob’s Burgers saw a rise in viewership, notching a 1.9 rating and 4.06 million viewers.  That’s up 6% from last week’s 1.8 rating in the demo.
  • ABC’s Once Upon a Time rebounded from last week’s series low, earning a 2.3 rating and 7.5 million viewers for an uptick of 5% from last week’s 2.2 rating.
  • CBS’s The Good Wife was down, however, garnering a 1.4 rating and 8.48 million viewers for a new series-low performance.  That’s a drop of 7% from its last original episode’s 1.5 rating.

Hit the jump for the full ratings report for Sunday, February 17th, including The Mentalist, Family Guy, Revenge, and more.


  • once-upon-a-time-manhattanABC’s fantasy series Once Upon a Time scored a 2.3 rating and 7.5 million viewers, rising a tad from last week’s series-low 2.2 rating.
  • The soap Revenge also saw a rise, notching a 1.8 rating and 6 million viewers.  That’s up 29% from last week’s series-low 1.4 rating.


  • A critically-hailed episode of The Good Wife garnered a series-low 1.4 rating and 8.48 million viewers, dropping 7% from its last new episode’s 1.5 rating.
  • The Mentalist was also down, hitting a 1.5 rating and 9.18 million viewers.  That’s a drop of 21% from its last original episode’s 1.9 rating.


  • Fox’s animation block kicked off with The Cleveland Show, which scored a 1.1 rating and 2.64 million viewers.  That’s down 21% from last week’s 1.4 rating.
  • The Simpsons was even with last week, notching a 2.0 rating and 4.61 million viewers.
  • A new episode of Bob’s Burgers saw a rise of 6% from last week’s 1.8 rating, garnering a 1.9 rating and 4.06 million viewers.
  • Family Guy was down, however, hitting a 2.4 rating and 4.85 million viewers for a drop of 4% from last week’s 2.5 rating.
  • Also down was American Dad, which hit a 1.9 rating and 4.14 million viewers.  That’s a drop of 5% from last week’s 2.0 rating.


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