TV Ratings: Ghost Whisperer Bows Out on a Slow Friday
CBS won the night both with overall viewers and adults 18-49, but once again, ABC’s Primetime: What Would You Do? was the night’s top program with the ad-centric 18-49 demographic (1.8 rating).
Despite what, for now, appears to be the series finale of Ghost Whisperer and the season finale of Medium, neither show could muster better than a 1.6 rating with adults 18-49. Sad.
Next Friday it will get even sadder as we enter summer season complete with summer burn off — Fox will be airing a new episode of Past Life.
Nielsen overnight ratings for Friday, May 21, 2010:
|Time||Net||Show||18-49 Rating||Viewers (Millions)|
|8:00||CBS||Ghost Whisperer (Series Finale?)||1.6/7||6.65|
|NBC||Friday Night Lights||1.1/4||3.96|
|CW||America’s Next Top Model (R) 8p-10p||0.4/2||1.20|
|9:00||ABC||Primetime: What Would You Do?||1.8/7||5.10|
|CBS||Medium (Season Finale)||1.6/6||6.82|
Nielsen TV Ratings: ©2010 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved. Source: Marc Berman/Mediaweek.
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