via press note:
ABC paced in a virtual-tie for first place against its network rivals on Friday in Adults 18-49, running within 1-tenth of a
- The Net’s Friday numbers surged over the year-ago night, building by 18% in Total Viewers and 25% in Adults 18-49 year over year.
ABC’s won the 10 o’clock hour by a strong margin among Adults 18-49, beating second-place CBS’ original by 12%. In fact the ABC newsmagazine registered as Friday’s #1 show on the major nets in the key young adult sales demo. featured Ashleigh Banfield’s report on whether a mother in Florida should be convicted of a murder, based on the testimony of her 7-year-old son. The program also included a segment on Rhema Marvanne, an 8-year-old gospel singer with a powerhouse voice.
- ABC’s season-high with Adults 25-54. In fact the ABC newsmagazine matched its top Adult 25-54 number in well over 1 year – since 11/6/09. generated its 2nd-highest numbers this season in Total Viewers and Adults 18-49, while equaling a