TV Ratings Friday: Flashpoint Leads The Night, Few Watch Miley Cyrus In London
Flashpoint lead the 18-49 ratings on Friday, but weighed down by a Medium repeat and Miami Medical, CBS could manage only a tie with NBC.
ABC’s Miley Cyrus In London special was watched by few, drawing just a 0.7 adults 18-49 rating. A 37% drop from last Friday’s taped World Cup concert. 20/20 rose 18% vs. last week to a 1.3 adults 18-49 rating.
Leading the night, CBS’ Flashpoint was up 16% from last Friday to a 1.4 adults 18-49 rating, while Miami Medical fell 21% to a 1.1 rating.
NBC’s Friday Night Lights fell a tenth of a rating point to a 1.0 adults 18-49 rating.
|Time||Net||Show||18-49 Rating||18-49 Share||Viewers Live+SD (Millons)|
|8:00||NBC||Friday Night Lights||1.0||4||3.44|
|ABC||Miley Cyrus In London||0.7||3||2.71|
|NBC||Dateline NBC (9-11p)||1.2||5||5.68|
|ABC||Wife Swap (repeat)||0.8||3||2.38|
|FOX||The Good Guys (repeat)||0.8||3||2.30|
Nielsen TV Ratings: ©2010 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved. Source: Marc Berman/Mediaweek.
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