'America's Got Talent' is #1 for the Night by a 69% Margin on ABC, CBS, NBC & FOX

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August 29th, 2013

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via press release:

NBC is #1 Wednesday night among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in total viewers with the #1 show of the night by that measure, “America’s Got Talent,” which posted three-week Wednesday highs in 18-49 and total viewers.

From 9-10:01 p.m. ET, “America’s Got Talent” (2.2/6 in 18-49, 9.7 million viewers overall) delivered three-week highs in 18-49 and total viewers for its Wednesday edition (best since August 7), up versus last week by 5% in 18-49 rating (to a 2.2 from a 2.1) and 4% in total viewers (9.686 million vs. 9.345 million).  “Talent” ranked #1 in the time period in total viewers among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox and is the #1 show of that night by that measure.

“Talent” is matching its result for the same week last year in 18-49 rating (2.2 vs. 2.2 on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012) and is up 16% in total viewers (9.686 million vs. 8.342 million).

At 10:01 p.m. ET, “Camp” (0.9/3 in adults 18-49, 3.5 million viewers overall) maintained its 18-49 rating of the prior two weeks and is currently up in total viewers by 12% versus last week (3.530 million vs. 3.157 million) to a four-week high, pending updates.  “Camp” is running within a 0.2 of a point of the slot lead among ABC, CBS and NBC in adults 18-49 and is tied for #1 among those networks in adults, men and women 18-34 and men 18-49.

In its first eight weeks, “Camp” has earned NBC’s top eight 18-49 results in the slot, excluding Stanley Cup Hockey coverage, since May 22.

From 8-9 p.m. ET, an encore recap edition of “America’s Got Talent” (1.3/5 in 18-49, 6.0 million viewers overall) matched its 18-49 rating in this time period for the prior two weeks and is up week to week by 2% in total viewers (5.992 million vs. 5.867 million) to a three-week high for a rebroadcasts in this slot.   The “Talent” encore ranked #2 in the time period among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in total viewers.  The 8 p.m. “Talent” rebroadcast is growing from half-hour to half-hour by 17% in 18-49 rating (to a 1.4 from a 1.2) and all other key measures.

 
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