America’s Got Talent, Big Brother Ratings Lead the Night

AMERICA'S GOT TALENT -- "CBS Radford Auditions" -- Pictured: Jayna Brown -- (Photo by: Vivian Zink/NBC)

America’s Got Talent and Big Brother remained the Top 2 shows on the broadcast networks Wednesday night. AGT ratings in the 18-49 demo garnered a 2.2, down 1/10th from last week’s preliminary ratings (the number adjusted up to 2.4 in the finals). Big Brother stayed steady at 1.7. NBC led the night, with AGT serving as a strong lead in to the network’s coverage of the Republican National Convention.

The combined audience on ABC, CBS and NBC for the RNC (2.2, 9.78 million, pending updates) held steady with Monday and Tuesday.

UPDATE: America’s Got Talent rose 1/10th of a point in the final update.

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8 p.m.

America’s Got Talent (NBC) (8-10 p.m.) 2.3/9 10.78
Big Brother (CBS) 1.7/7 5.47
Masterchef (FOX) 1.2/5 3.80
The Goldbergs (ABC) – R 0.6/3 2.89
Penn & Teller: Fool Us (The CW) 0.3/1 1.20

8:30 p.m.

The Goldbergs (ABC) – R 0.6/2 2.52

9 p.m.

Modern Family (ABC) – R 0.8/3 2.74
Wayward Pines (FOX) 0.7/3 2.12
American Gothic (CBS) 0.6/2 2.46
Whose Line Is It Anyway? (The CW) 0.4/1 1.12

9:30 p.m.

Black-ish (ABC) – R 0.6/2 2.33
Whose Line Is It Anyway? (The CW) – R 0.3/1 1.10

10 p.m.

Republican National Convention (NBC) 1.1/5 5.07
Republican National Convention (ABC) 0.5/2 2.02
Republican National Convention (CBS) 0.5/2 2.59

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