NBC's 'Dateline' is Number 1 Friday Night in Total Viewers Among Big 4 Networks

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August 17th, 2013

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via press note:

NOTE: NBC, CBS and Fox results include some local coverage of NFL Preseason Football.
NBC is currently #1 for the night among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in total viewers and is top rated among those networks, excluding sports, in adults 18-49, led by “Dateline NBC,” the night’s #1 show on the Big 4 in total viewers and the #1 non-sports show on those networks in 18-49, pending updates.
  • Dateline NBC” (1.3/5 in 18-49, 5.8 million viewers overall) is currently the night’s #1 show on ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in total viewers and the #1 non-sports telecast on those nets in 18-49, pending updates.  In the time period, “Dateline” is the #1 non-sports telecast on ABC, CBS and NBC in every key ratings category and is #1 overall in total viewers.
 
  • Dateline NBC” is currently matching its highest 18-49 rating for a Friday telecast since May 31 and is reporting its highest Friday adult 25-54 rating since that same date, pending updates.
 
  • At 8 p.m. ET, an encore telecast of “Betty White’s Off Their Rockers” (0.7/3 in 18-49, 3.2 million viewers overall) is currently matching NBC’s highest 18-49 rating in the half-hour since June 28 (“Dateline NBC”) and attracting the network’s biggest audience in the time period since that same date, pending updates.
 
  • At 8:30, a second rebroadcast of “Betty White’s Off Their Rockers” (0.8/3 in 18-49, 3.4 million viewers overall) is currently earning NBC’s best 18-49 and total-viewer results in the time slot since June 28, pending updates.
 
  • Mike Hunt

    Have ABC take what is remaining of Barbara Walter’s corpse and have her co-host 20/20 again.

  • Joseph

    Does the headline mean that Univision won the night among broadcast networks and/or that a cable network outdrew all the major broadcast networks??

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