Fox's 'Masterchef' third in the 8pm slot


FOX aired an original MASTERCHEF and back-to-back encores of RAISING HOPE last night.                          

MASTERCHEF: 1.8/6, down one tenth (-5%) vs. 6/14/11.
In head to head competition, MASTERCHEF beat ABC’s Wipeout by +6% among Adults 18-49 and by +7% among Adults 18-34.
MASTERCHEF ranked #2 in its 8p hour among Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34 and gained in its second half hour over its first by +19% among Adults 18-49 and +13% in Total Viewers (4.4 vs. 3.9 Mil.)                          

RAISING HOPE (R):  1.2/3               
RAISING HOPE (R):  1.0/3               


Wipeout (P):  1.7/6, down -45% vs. last summer’s premiere 6/01/10 (this is its lowest-rated summer Wipeout ever).
101 Ways to Leave a Game Show (P):  1.9/5, even with last year’s premiere of Downfall                      
Combat Hospital (P):  1.2/3, down -37% from last year’s premiere of Rookie Blue (on 6/24/10)                   

NCIS (R):  1.3/4               
NCIS: LA (R):  1.3/4                   
The Good Wife (R):  0.7/2                      

America’s Got Talent:  3.2/11, down -9% and is this summer’s lowest-rated telecast so far                  
The Voice:  4.3/12, down -7% from last week

(source: FOX)