CBS Has Bumper Crop Week for Broadcast Ratings

CBS had the five most watched scripted shows on television for the week ending August 3, and eight of the most viewed shows for the week overall, according to Nielsen Media Research data.

CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men was the most watched scripted show last week with 9.3 million viewers, followed by CBS drama Criminal Minds which drew 8.7 million viewers. CBS drama NCIS drew 8.5 million viewers, CSI: Miami drew 8.4 million, CSI averaged 8 million, new drama Flashpoint drew 7.6 million viewers, while sitcom The New Adventures of Old Christine drew 7.5 million viewers.

The next most watched broadcast network scripted show was Fox drama House, which drew 7.4 million viewers.

The most watched show on television last week was NBC