NBC Ties for #1 Friday Night Among ABC, CBS, NBC and FOX

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August 31st, 2013

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via press release:

NBC is tied for #1 in 18-49 Friday night among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox and #1 outright among those networks in adults 25-54.

Dateline NBC” (1.0/4 in 18-49, 5.0 million viewers overall from 9-11 p.m. ET) is running within a tenth of a rating point of #1  in the time period in adults 18-49 among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox, and is also tied for #1 in the slot in adults 25-54 and women 18-49 and is #1 outright among those networks in total viewers and women 25-54.

At 8 p.m. ET, an encore telecast of “Betty White’s Off Their Rockers” (0.7/3 in 18-49, 3.0 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 overall audience in the time period since that same date, pending updates.

At 8:30, a second rebroadcast of “Betty White’s Off Their Rockers” (0.7/3 in 18-49, 3.0 million viewers overall) is currently equaling NBC’s best 18-49 rating in the time slot since June 28 and delivering the network’s top total-viewer result in the half-hour since that same date, pending updates.

 
  • Flame

    And what does NBC want to tell us with that? Was it a mistake that they canceled Betty White? Are they admitting defeat that they couldn’t beat a 0.7 in a certain time slot in 2 months?

  • Joseph

    Translation: Univision won the night in key demos, and maybe even overall viewers.

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