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Was 'Jane the Virgin' the ratings miracle The CW was hoping for?

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Jane The Virgin
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Jane the Virgin got off to a decent start in the ratings, giving The CW its most-watched Monday in nearly three years.

The drama, which stars Gina Rodriguez as a virgin who is accidentally artificially inseminated, debuted to 1.63 million viewers and 0.6 in the 18-49 demographic, doubling last year’s rating in the demo for Beauty and the Beast. The series also built on its lead-in, The Originals, in total viewers. The Vampire Diaries spin-off drew 1.3 million and 0.7.

Over on CBS, Big Bang Theory brought in 15.6 million and 4.6, up slightly from last week, while Scorpion (11.5 million, 2.4) went down a tick. NCIS: LA closed out the night with 9.1 million, 1.6, tying last week.

NBC saw little gains for The Voice and The Blacklist. Kicking off the night, The Voice drew 13 million and 3.9, followed by The Blacklist with 9.8 million and 2.8.

ABC’s ratings were steady with last week as Dancing with the Stars drew 12.5 million and 1.9, followed by Castle with 9.3 million and 2.0.

On Fox, Gotham dropped a tick from last week, drawing 6.2 million and 2.4. Sleepy Hollow was even with 4.8 million and 1.7.