via press notes:
With a replay, Primetime: ? and , ABC earned second place on the final Friday of the May Sweep and 2010-11 TV Season among Adults 18-49.
In the 8pm hour, ABC’s repeatran #2 to in Adults 18-49 to Fox’s season finale of , beating CBS’ original Flashpoint by 22% and NBC’s original Friday Night Lights by 22%.
Building on its lead-in at 9pm, ABC’s season closer of Primetime:? defeated its newsmagazine competition, topping NBC’s by 30% in Adults 18-49 and by 7% in Adults 25-54.
- Growing week to week by 8% in Adults 18-49, top-rated telecast in 5 weeks – since 4/15/11. ? posted its
Surging from its lead-in, ABC’s solid #1 in the 10pm hour among Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54, beating out original newsmagazine competition on both CBS ( ) and NBC ( ). In fact, stood as Friday’s #1 TV show in the key Adult 25-54 news demographic. featured reports on the sex scandals that are imploding the worlds of two superstar politicians – former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and former head of the IMF Dominique Strauss-Kahn. In addition, and Consumer Reports teamed up for a special report on infomercials.finished a
- 20/20 was up sharply week to week in Total Viewers (+1.2 million viewers), Adults 18-49 (+25%) and Adults 25-54 (+25%).
- The ABC newsmagazine built over is year-ago telecast by 1.0 million viewers and by 15% in Adults 18-49.