ABC’s ‘Splash’ and ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Grow
via press release:
In the 8pm hour opposite CBS’ NCIS and the first hour of NBC’s 2-hour The Voice, ABC’s season finale of Splash was up 11% week to week in Adults 18-49.
Building 70% on its lead-in at 9pm, ABC’s DWTS: The Results Show grew week to week by 13% with Adults 18-49. ABC The Bachelor’s Sean Lowe was the next celebrity to leave the competition this season. The ABC dancing results show was also up by strong margins over the prior week with Adults 18-34 (+22%) and Women 18-34 (+25%).
ABC’s Body of Proof returned after last week’s preemption as the most-watched TV show during Tuesday’s 10 o’clock hour, outdrawing runner-up CBS’ Golden Boy by 1.0 million viewers and NBC’s The Voice-led Grimm by 2.1 million viewers. In fact, it was the ABC drama’s 6th straight telecast to deliver the biggest audience in its slot. In addition, Body of Proof outdelivered CBS’ Golden Boy in the hour by 17% in Adults 18-49 and by 11% in Adults 25-54.