Big Brother 12 rises again

Big Brother broke the 1.9 million mark in the ratings, while Hot in Cleveland climbs to second place.

Here are the top-ranked shows in Canada (for all persons 2+; all times ET), according to BBM, for Aug. 9 to 15, 2010:

Monday: Hot in Cleveland on CTV at 8 p.m. is the Monday night ratings winner with 1.833 million viewers in the comedy champ rotation that usually includes other CTV series Two and a Half Men and Big Bang Theory. This week the Cleveland girls ousted Big Bang Theory which had 1.643 million viewers the previous week.

Tuesday: CTV Evening News at 6 p.m. trumps Citytv’s Hell’s Kitchen and America’s Got Talent reality night with 1.453 million viewers. America’s Got Talent was the winner the previous week with 1.566 million viewers.

Wednesday: Global’s Big Brother 12 at 9 p.m. is still the top program of the night and in second place for the week with 1.906 million viewers. The reality show had 1.631 million viewers the previous week.

Thursday: So You Think You Can Dance on CTV at 8 p.m. gains an edge on Big Brother 12, winning the night with 1.720 million viewers. Big Brother was the most popular program the previous week with 1.870 million viewers.

Friday: CTV Evening News takes back the top spot this week with 1.453 million viewers at 6 p.m. Flashpoint was most-watched the previous week with 1.452 million viewers.

Saturday: CTV National News at 11:30 p.m. was on top with 1.112 million viewers. It had an audience of 1.184 million viewers the previous week.

Sunday: Big Brother 12 gained almost five million viewers this week, attracting 1.925 million fans at 8 p.m. as the most-watched program on the ratings chart. The show had 1.487 million viewers tune in the previous week.