Does ABC have a new hit on its hands? Yes, based on last night's ratings for the premiere of Body of Proof.
Against stiff competition - new episodes of Parenthood and The Good Wife - the Dana Delany drama won its 10 p.m. timeslot, garnering 13.85 million viewers. The aforementioned CBS hit actually dropped to under 10 million eyeballs.
Elsewhere on the ratings scoreboard:
- NCIS was the night's most-watched scripted program with 18.3 million viewers.
- The 9 p.m. hour of the Dancing with the Stars results show drew 18.8 million.
- Parenthood remains on the bubble for renewal, drawing 4.8 million.