NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” and “Law and Order: SVU” were the number one- and number three-ranked primetime telecasts on broadcast TV for Tuesday, September 9, 2008.
The season premiere of FOX’s “Fringe” was sandwiched between the two, in second place.
|1||AMERICA’S GOT TALENT||NBC||11,612,000|
|3||LAW AND ORDER:SVU||NBC||7,612,000|
|5||BIG BROTHER 10-TUE||CBS||6,981,000|
|7||PRIMETIME: MED MYST-9/9(S)-09/09/2008||ABC||6,734,000|
|8||AL DIABLO CON GUAPOS TUE||UNI||5,665,000|
|9||FUEGO EN LA SANGRE TUE||UNI||5,119,000|
|Source: The Nielsen Company (September 9, 2008)|
Overall, NBC won the night with an average audience of almost 10.3 million viewers, while FOX took second place with almost 8.1 million average viewers. ABC and CBS claimed third and fourth places — with more than 6.9 million and 5.6 million average viewers, respectively. Univision followed in fifth place, with an average audience of almost 4.8 million viewers.