via press note:
ABC won the final Friday of the February Sweep in Adults 18-49, leading CBS by 7%, NBC by 15% and Fox by 67%. The Net’swas the #1 TV show of the evening in the key young adult sales demo. Season to date, ABC is Friday’s top-rated network in Adults 18-49, gaining over the comparable weeks last year by 21% to its strongest performance on the night in 4 years – since the 2008-09 season.
During the 8 o’clock hour, ABC’sand outdelivered Fox’s by 2.4 million viewers and by 9% in Adults 18-49.
Building on its lead-in by 64%, ABC’s best season ever.won the 9 o’clock hour in Adults 18-49, outdelivering the second hour of NBC’s 2-hour by 20%, CBS’ : NY season finale by 50% and Fox’s by 157%. On average, is up by 17% with young adults, marking its
For the 2nd week in a row, ABC’s Friday’s #1 newsmagazine in the key Adult 25-54 news demo, beating both NBC’s 2-hour and with Brian Williams. Head to head from 10-11pm, beat NBC’s with Brian Williams by wide margins in Total Viewers (+29%), Adults 25-54 (+36%) and Adults 18-49 (+40%). took viewers on a candid, inspiring and intimate journey inside Robin Roberts’ challenging fight against myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), a rare blood disorder. Up for the 2nd week, the ABC newsmagazine earned its most-watched telecast since December 14, 2012.ran #1 during the 10 o’clock hour in Adults 18-49 and finished as