'The Bachelorette' gaining momentum for ABC on Monday nights
Published Jul 3 2012, 18:53 BST | By Paul Millar The Bachelorette
scored its highest ratings since its May launch
last night (Monday), according to preliminary overnight data.
The latest edition of the reality show
drew 7.4m (2.5
) between 8pm and 10pm, rising 400k and three demo points week-on-week
Benefiting from its strong lead-in, The Glass House
climbed to 3.3m (1.2
) in the 10pm hour.
However, ABC still finished behind both NBC and Fox in the primetime league tables.America's Got Talent
was easily the evening's most-watched and best-rated broadcast with 10.2m (2.9
) between 8.30pm and 11pm, prior to which Olympic Trials had 7.8m (1.8
Over on Fox, Hell's Kitchen
remained solid with 5.8m (2.4
) in its 8pm slot, then MasterChef
rallied to 5.4m (2.3
) an hour later.