21 Million People Tuned In For DWTS!

September 21, 2010 By:
21 Million People Tuned In For DWTS!

Holy mackerel--almost 21 million, yes million, people tuned in for the season premiere of Dancing with the Stars on Monday night!

Stars like Audrina Patridge, Bristol Palin, The Situation and The Hoff put on their dancing shoes and shows off their new talents for ABC's hit show--and what a hit it was!

According to TV by the Numbers, almost 21 million people tuned in for the 11th season premiere during 8PM-10PM.

CBS's Two And A Half Men came in second with 14.5 million viewers and the new drama The Event rounded out the top 3 at 9PM with 11.1 million viewers.

Thanks to DWTS, shows like Gossip Girl and 90210 that usually do well with viewers barely got 1.8 and 2.1 million viewers respectively.

Did you tune into DWTS? What did you think of the new season's contestants?