TV Ratings Report: Jesus Christ Superstar Beats American Idol

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The ratings are in and NBC's Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert (9.4 million/1.7 rating) dominated the broadcast TV landscape. 

The strong results were enough to beat ABC's American Idol (7.4 million/1.6 rating) by a small margin in the demo. 

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Elsewhere on ABC, Deception (4.2 million/0.8 rating) was right on par with last week's results. 

CBS: Instinct (6.7 million/0.6 rating) plummeted 50 percent in the demo, while NCIS: Los Angeles (7.1 million/0.8 rating) and Madam Secretary (5.7 million/0.5 rating) each slipped two-tenths. 

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Fox: Family Guy (2.1 million/0.9 rating) was steady, but The Simpsons (2 million/0.9 rating), Brooklyn Nine-Nine (1.8 million/0.8 rating) and The Last Man on Earth (1.4 million/0.6 rating) slipped. 

Okay, TV Fanatics. 

What did you watch last night?

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Paul Dailly is the Associate Editor for TV Fanatic. Follow him on Twitter.

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