03/18/2013 (10:01PM – 11:00PM) (Monday) : Edward makes a tough decision regarding his wife’s condition and seeks revenge. Vivian’s murder case is reopened as new information comes out, and the identity of her murderer is revealed.
03/11/2013 (10:01PM – 11:00PM) (Monday) : After Will fires Joanna for sleeping with Julian, she uncovers video tapes of Vivian’s therapy sessions. Working with the FBI, Julian wears a wire to gain evidence against Audrey. Edward turns himself in for the murder of Kimberly Yaeger. With Haverstock’s help, Wyatt is released from prison and confronts Sofia. Mia takes Joanna’s advice and donates her bone marrow to her birth father. Featuring special guest stars John Laroquette and S. Epatha
Robert begins to suspect Joanna’s true motives for coming back into their lives and flies her mother, Beverly, to New York, to help uncover the truth. Meanwhile, Joanna investigates Julian’s girlfriend who works for a rival drug company and finds some suspicious information. Mia offers to save Haverstock by donating her bone marrow but then discovers his true motivation. Sofia pays a visit to a dark character from her past in prison. Featuring guest star John Laroquette.
From 10-11 p.m. ET, “Deception” (1.3/3 in 18-49, 3.8 million viewers overall) matched last week’s 18-49 rating and is up 4 percent in total viewers (3.750 million vs. 3.611 million). In adults 18-34, “Deception” tied for #1 among ABC, CBS and NBC (0.9 rating, tied with ABC’s “Castle” encore).
With the premiere, NBC was up by 185% in the demo when compared to last year’s edition of Rock Center with Brian Williams in the same timeslot (0.7 rating). Compared to last season’s premiere of Smash on February 6th, NBC was down by 47% in the demo (vs a 3.8 rating) down by 51% in viewers (vs 11.44 million). Continue reading →
02/11/2013 (10:01PM – 11:00PM) (Monday) : The true identity of Mia’s father is revealed. After she finds out the identity of her mother, Mia runs away with her boyfriend Kyle to a friend’s empty vacation home. Meanwhile, Will visits Edward’s home to find answers to some questions regarding Vivian’s murder. Featuring special guest star John Larroquette.
02/04/2013 (10:01PM – 11:00PM) (Monday) : The truth about Mia’s real mother is revealed when the story is published for everyone to see, ruining her debutant ball and shattering the life she thought she knew. Julian tries to rekindle an old flame who can help them get their new cancer drug on the market. Will and Joanna put their feelings aside to focus on solving Vivian’s murder. Featuring special guest star John Larroquette.