Fox's 'UFOs: The Pentagon Proof' Special Doesn't Land Out-of-This-World Ratings

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Fox’s ‘UFOs: The Pentagon Proof’ Special Doesn’t Land Out-of-This-World Ratings

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Fox’s TMZ-produced special “UFOs: The Pentagon Proof” didn’t put up stellar ratings Tuesday, according to initial Nielsen data.

The special drew a 0.4 rating among adults in the key 18-49 demographic, which isn’t a crash landing, but isn’t an out-of-this-world launch either. Still, the event, which aired from 8-9 on Fox, tied with Peyton Manning’s “Capital One College Bowl” for second-highest-rated show of the rerun-packed summer night, both in a distant No. 2 to NBC’s “America’s Got Talent,” which scored a 0.9.

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NBC was first in ratings with a 0.7 in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and in total viewers with an average of 5.3 million, according to preliminary numbers. 

CBS, Fox and ABC tied for second in ratings, each with a 0.3. CBS was second in viewers with 3.3 million, ABC was third with 1.7 million and Fox was fourth with 1.4 million.

The CW was fifth in ratings with a 0.1 and in viewers with 607,000.

We do not have initial Nielsen numbers for Spanish-language networks Univision and Telemundo.

More to come…