TV Ratings Report: Love Island Premieres Low

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It looks like viewers were not ready for Love Island. 

The U.S. version of the hit international series launched on CBS with just 2.7 million viewers and a 0.6 rating among adults 18-49. 

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This is down considerably from what Big Brother pulled in the same slot last week (4.5 million/1.1).

Given that the series will be airing five nights for four weeks, this is a terrible start. 

The diminished lead-in support dragged Blood and Treasure down to 2.7 million total viewers and a 0.3 rating. 

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Thankfully, the series is already renewed. 

Over on NBC, America's Got Talent secured 9.6 million total viewers and a 1.4 rating. 

The premiere of Bring the Funny was also strong with 6.2 million total viewers and a 1.2 rating. 

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Over on The CW, The 100 was steady with 0.7 million viewers and a 0.2 rating. 

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

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