'House' bows out on Fox with 8.7 million
Published May 22 2012, 17:35 BST | By Paul Millar House
's final ever episode pulled in a big audience for Fox last night (Monday), preliminary Nielsen data indicates.
Gregory House's final outing in 'Everybody Dies'
was seen by 8.7m (2.9
) in the 9pm hour, its best ratings since January.
retrospective at 8pm, showing Hugh Laurie
's best moments in the medical drama, had 6.1m (2.0
).Dancing with the Stars
rose to 16.5m (2.8
) as its finale week begun on ABC, after which The Bachelorette
entertained 7.7m (2.4
) between 9pm and 11pm.America's Got Talent
led the night with 9.5m (3.1
), a figure down considerably on last week's premiere
but high enough to provide a strong lead-in for American Ninja Warrior
, which launched with 6.1m (2.4
) from 9pm.
CBS's only new programme was clip show Clash of the Commercials: USA v the World
, managing 6m (1.4
) in the 10pm hour.