"THE CLEANING LADY" POSTS FOX'S HIGHEST-RATED NEW DRAMA DEBUT IN TWO YEARS
FOX last night delivered its most-watched Monday since May 2021, powered by the premiere of THE CLEANING LADY and Season Three debut of 9-1-1: LONE STAR (averaging 4.4 million P2+ on the night -- since last season's finale of 9-1-1/9-1-1: LONE STAR, 5/24/21, 5.8 million P2+).
· THE CLEANING LADY delivered a 0.5/3 A1849 L+SD rating and 3.6 million P2+ viewers, marking FOX's #1 new drama premiere in two years (since post-NFL debut of 9-1-1: LONE STAR, 1/19/20).
· THE CLEANING LADY's lead-in, 9-1-1: LONE STAR, posted a 0.7/5 A1849, ranking as the #1 scripted series for the night.
· Its 5.3 million P2+ viewers marks television's most-watched entertainment series in the 8:00-9:00pm hour, outperformed its Season Two finale in Total Viewers (5.2 million P2+, 5/24/21) and delivered the series' most-watched episode since April (5.5 million P2+, 4/19/21).
· 9-1-1: LONE STAR also tied as the #1T program of the night with ABC's premiere of The Bachelor in A2554.
· 9-1-1: LONE STAR and THE CLEANING LADY ranked as the #1 and #2-t scripted series, beating the return of CBS' NCIS (0.4/3 L+SD) and NCIS: Hawaii (0.4/3 L+SD), as well as NBC's Ordinary Joe (0.3/2 L+SD).