"House" finale: Does Dr. House make it in the end?


by Ed Bark of UncleBarky.com Given a helping hand by CBS repeats and a shortened Dancing with the Stars, Fox's final episode of House at last won its time slot Monday night. The 8 pm farewell, preceded by a nicely done retrospective, drew 250642 D-FW

After eight seasons, House has checked out. But the drama put viewers through the ringer one last time before saying goodbye. The series finale was filled with surprising returns and a jaw-dropping

Unforgettable (10.8 million viewers): TV's most-watched cancellation victim was its second-most-watched series finale. • House (8.7 million estimated viewers): Monday's performance was a long way away from its prime, but for latter-day House,

by Ed Bark of UncleBarky.com Given a helping hand by CBS repeats and a shortened Dancing with the Stars, Fox's final episode of House at last won its time slot Monday night. The 8 pm farewell, preceded by a nicely done retrospective, drew 250642 D-FW

That marks a 30 percent increase week-to-week and a 16-week high, plus the total audience nearly matched the Season 6 finale (which drew 8.9 mil). The retrospective teeing up the swan song opened the night with 6.15 million viewers and a 2.0 rating,

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