Dreama Walker and James Van Der Beek Dreama Walker and James Van Der Beek

James Van Der Beek had a pretty good Wednesday night.

His sitcom Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 rebounded from a season low to 5.9 million viewers and a 2.4 in the adults 18-to-49 demographic, while his episode of Law & Order: SVU grabbed 6.5 million viewers and a 1.8 to post NBC's best numbers in the time slot in 12 weeks.

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Apartment 23

benefited from a new Modern Family lead-in, which returned to a season low of 9.9 million viewers and a 4.0. The Middle (6.6 million, 2.0) was down a tenth and Suburgatory (5.8 million, 2.0) was even. Revenge (7 million, 2.1) matched last week's series low in the demo.Fox won the night with American Idol, which fell slightly to 16.3 million viewers and a 4.6.On CBS, Survivor: One World (9.2 million, 2.5) and CSI (9.7 million, 2.3) were both down, while Criminal Minds (11.4 million, 3.0) was steady.8 p.m.
Survivor: One World 9.2 million viewers (2.5 demo rating)ABC: The Middle 6.6 million (2.0); Suburgatory  5.8 million (2.0)Fox: American Idol 16.3 million (4.6) [8-10 p.m.]NBC: Betty White's Off Their Rockers 5 million (1.0); Betty White's Off Their Rockers 4.9 million (1.4)CW: The L.A. Complex (R) 0.8million (0.3)9 p.m.
Criminal Minds 11.4 million (3.0)ABC: Modern Family 9.9 million (4.0); Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 5.9 million (2.4)NBC: Rock Center with Brian Williams 4.1million (1.0)CW: America's Next Top Model 1.04 million (0.4)10 p.m.
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation 9.7 million (2.3)ABC: Revenge 7 million (2.1)NBC: Law & Order: SVU 6.5 million (1.8)