via press note:
ABC stood as the 2nd-most-watched network overall on Friday evening and also ranked #2 against its rivals with Adults 18-49.
- Jumping 18% week to week, the Network hit a 4-week high in Adults 18-49 to generate its 2nd-highest-rated Friday of the season.
From 8-9pm, ABC’s: once again drew a larger audience than Fox’s (+34%) and NBC’s Chuck (+47%), while also outdelivering the NBC drama by a margin of 22% in Adults 18-49.
- grew by wide margins week to week in viewers (+15%) and young adults (+57%).
Returning after a preemption the prior week, a second installment of ABC’s virtual-tie for #1 in the 9 o’clock hour with NBC’s and CBS’ : NY (pacing within 1-tenth of a point and tied in audience share with the two dramas).shot up by 36% over its Adult 18-49 lead-in to finish in a
- Building on its most recent telecast two weeks ago, series’ 2nd-highest-ever ratings on Friday with viewers and young adults(best-since-premiere numbers on the evening). posted the
In the 10pm hour, ABC’s #1 with Women 18-34. featured a rare look inside the secret world of a polygamous family, a Brian Ross exclusive investigation into the safety of eggs and an interview by Elizabeth Vargas with Tim Allen.ranked
- 2nd-best number this season. equaled its top rating in 4 weeks with Adults 18-34, tying its