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Up week to week (+5%) and year to year (+5%) on the night, ABC earned second to CBS’ Tuesday season finale lineup in Total Viewers, leading NBC by 11% and Fox by 95%.
In the 8pm hour against CBS’ 5 week-high in the hour – since 4/9/13. improved its hour year to year by 33% in viewers and by 10% in Adults 18-49, over original programming on the same night last year.finale and the season opener of Fox’s , ABC’s special boosted its time slot week to week by 10% in Adults 18-49 to match a
Celebrating the show’s 300th episode, ABC’s DWTS: The Results Show shot up over its lead-in (+64%) and posted its 2nd week of Adult 18-49 growth (+6%). Soap opera star Ingo Rademacher was the next celebrity to leave the competition this season. Tuesday’s most-watched unscripted series, ABC’s dancing results show outdrew NBC’s by 1.4 million viewers in head-to-head competition in the hour and defeated Fox’s comedy finales among Adults 18-49 (+6% over /Mindy Project).
Gaining 4% week to week, ABC’swas the most-watched TV show during Tuesday’s 10 o’clock hour for its 7th straight telecast.