via press note:
ABC stood as the 2nd-most-watched network overall on Friday and ranked #1 against its net rivals with Adults 18-34 and Women 18-34.
- Building its numbers for the 2nd straight week, ABC grew over the prior week by 9% in viewers and by 8% in young adults. In addition, theNet hit a 7-week high on the evening in Adults 18-34 – since 10/21/11.
At 8 o’clock, ABC’s: ranked #2, outdelivering NBC’s first-run Chuck among Total Viewers and Adults 18-49.
- Gaining viewers for the 2nd week in a row, drew its biggest audience in the hour since the beginning of November – since 11/4/11.
Building sharply on its lead-in at 9pm, a second installment of winning the hour across all key Women demographics (W18-34/W18-49/W25-54).ran neck-and-neck with NBC’s original among viewers and young adults (AD18-34/AD18-49), while beating the high-profile NBC drama and
- best-since-premiere on the night with Adults 18-34. surged week to week in Total Viewers (+13%) and Adults 18-49 (+15%), and achieved a
During the 10 o’clock hour, ABC’s #1 position with Women 18-34. ABC’s featured an exclusive interview with country star Mindy McCready, an investigation into India’s deadly secret, a preview of Barbara Walters Presents the 10 Most Fascinating People of 2011 and Kristen Wiig and Handler speaking with Katie Couric about the 2011 year in film.earned second place among Adults 25-54 and Adults 18-49 and delivered the
- season high among Women 18-34. grew its overall audience week to week and equaled a