The ratings are in for OWN’s premieres of “The Rosie Show” and “Oprah’s Lifeclass,” which premiered back to back on Monday to part of an overall revamp of Oprah Winfrey’s struggling network.

Rosie O’Donnell’s 7 p.m. series lured 497,000 total viewers to its premiere telecast. That number — though a vast improvement from the previous year when it was still Discovery Health — is down significantly from the premiere of Shania Twain’s unscripted series “Why Not? With Shania Twain,” which drew 839,000, for a point of comparison.

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