via press release:
With strong numbers across the night, ABC won Friday in Total Viewers and Adults 18-49.was Friday’s #1 TV show with young adults and was the night’s most-watched show overall. In addition, stood as Friday’s top-rated newsmagazine in Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54 (3rd week in a row) over NBC’s and with Brian Williams.
During the 8 o’clock hour, ABC’s highest – since 11/30/12. At 8:30pm, since November surged week to week by 27% in Adults 18-49 to post its best rating in 6 weeks and its biggest overall audience since the middle of December – since 1/11/13 and 12/14/12, respectively.and ranked #1 in Adults 18-49. At 8pm, spiked 23% over the prior week to its
At 9pm, ABC’s best season ever, increased over the same night last year by nearly 1 million viewers and by 19% in Adults 18-49built on its lead (+36%) in Adults 18-49 to win its hour by 27% over its nearest competition (NBC’s ). The ABC unscripted series was also the most-watched TV show from 9-10pm. Continuing to deliver its
Friday’s #1 newsmagazine, ABC’s won the 10 o’clock hour by wide margins in Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54. Head to head from 10-11pm, once again held strong advantages over NBC’s with Brian Williams in Total Viewers (+26%), Adults 25-54 (+43%) and Adults 18-49 (+50%). reported on South African Olympian Oscar Pistorius and the alleged murder of his model girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. 20/20 was up week to week in Adults 18-49 (+7%) and Adults 25-54 (+5%).