It looks like "The Millers'" dysfunction is working just fine for CBS so far.
Coming off a big lead-in from the hit
The show, which stars
"The Crazy Ones," CBS' new comedy with
"The Crazy Ones" drew 11.76 million viewers Thursday night, and a 18-49 rating of 2.9. The demo rating was down 26% from last week's premiere, which followed an episode of "The Big Bang Theory."
As for the nerd comedy itself, it was the highest-rated show of the night, with 17.8 million viewers and a 18-49 rating of 5.0, down 9% from last week's seventh-season premiere. Overall, CBS won in viewership and the demo.
Leading into "Scandal,"
"The Michael J. Fox Show" fell 14% from last week's premiere, while "Parenthood" got a 6% lift. Note that NBC programs were preempted by an NFL game in Cleveland, so numbers will likely be adjusted downward later in the day.
Fox's musical Thursday started with