U.S. Broadcast Television Ratings for the Week Ended April 21

The following table lists the top 25 broadcast television shows for the week of 04/15/13 through 04/21/13. The programs are ranked by rating in descending order.

RANK PROGRAM                       NET  RATING  SHARE    TIME
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  1  VOICE-TUE                     NBC    8.7    14     8:00 PM
  2  DANCING WITH THE STARS        ABC    8.6    13     8:00 PM
  3  DANCING W/STARS RESULTS       ABC    8.4    13     9:00 PM
  3  VOICE                         NBC    8.4    13     8:00 PM
  5  AMERICAN IDOL-THURSDAY        FOX    7.8    13     8:00 PM
  5  NCIS 9P-SPECIAL(S)            CBS    7.8    12     9:00 PM
  7  AMERICAN IDOL-WEDNESDAY       FOX    7.7    12     8:00 PM
  8  60 MINUTES                    CBS    7.5    13     7:00 PM
  9  BIG BANG THEORY, THE          CBS    7.1    12     8:00 PM
 10  BIG BANG THEORY,THE 9P-SP(S)  CBS    6.8    11     9:00 PM
 11  CASTLE                        ABC    6.6    11    10:01 PM
 12  SURVIVOR: CARAMOAN            CBS    6.1    10     8:00 PM
 13  GOOD WIFE, THE                CBS    6.0     9     9:00 PM
 13  MENTALIST, THE                CBS    6.0    10    10:00 PM
 15  BODY OF PROOF                 ABC    5.9    10    10:01 PM
 15  NCIS: LOS ANGELES 8PM-SP(S)   CBS    5.9     9     8:00 PM
 17  NBC NEWS SP 10P 4/15(S)       NBC    5.6     9    10:00 PM
 17  PERSON OF INTEREST 10P-SP(S)  CBS    5.6     9    10:00 PM
 19  TWO AND A HALF MEN            CBS    5.5     9     8:31 PM
 20  AMAZING RACE 22               CBS    5.4     9     8:00 PM
 21  GOLDEN BOY                    CBS    5.1     8    10:00 PM
 22  2 BROKE GIRLS                 CBS    4.9     7     9:00 PM
 22  2 BROKE GIRLS 930PM SP(S)     CBS    4.9     8     9:30 PM
 22  MIKE & MOLLY                  CBS    4.9     7     9:30 PM
 25  HAWAII FIVE-0                 CBS    4.8     8    10:00 PM

(S) = Special
Each ratings point equals 1.142 million homes.

Figures include live viewing and same-day digital-video recorder
playback.

Source: Nielsen

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