TV Ratings Friday: 20/20 Michael Jackson: After Life & ABC Top The Night
ABC’s 20/20 Michael Jackson: After Life special topped Friday with a 1.4 adults 18-49 rating, and brushed aside a Canadian import and washed up scripted originals to lift ABC to the win on the night.
CBS’ ratings on the night were identical to last Friday with the exception of Flashpoint, which fell two tenths of a ratings point to a 1.2 adults 18-49 ratings.
NBC’s Friday Night Lights gained a tenth of a ratings point to score a 1.1 adults 18-49 rating, but was beaten by Wife Swap. While Dateline NBC’s 1.2 adults 18-49 rating was identical to last Friday’s.
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|Time||Net||Show||18-49 Rating||18-49 Share||Viewers Live+SD (Millons)|
|NBC||Friday Night Lights||1.1||5||3.61|
|9:00||ABC||20/20: Michael Jackson (9-11p)||1.4||5||5.23|
|NBC||Dateline NBC (9-11p)||1.2||4||4.42|
Nielsen TV Ratings: ©2010 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved. Source: Marc Berman/Mediaweek.
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