TV Ratings Friday: ‘Last Man Standing’, ‘The Neighbors’ & ‘Shark Tank’ Return Down, ’20/20′ Rises, ‘Dateline’ Down
|Adults 18-49: Rating/Share||1.5/5||0.9/3||0.9/3||0.8/3||0.3/1|
|Total Viewers (million)||5.967||4.654||3.241||5.318||0.911|
ABC was number one in adults 18-49, and with total viewers.
On ABC, the season premiere of Last Man Standing scored a 1.5 adults 18-49 rating down 25 percent from a 2.0 for last year’s premiere on Friday, November 2, 2012. The season premiere of The Neighbors notched a 1.2 adults 18-49 rating down 40 percent from a 2.0 for its timeslot season premiere on and down 48 percent from a 2.3 for the premiere of last season’s Friday at 8:30PM show, Malibu Country. Your predictions were far too optimistic. The season premiere of Shark Tank garnered a 1.7 adults 18-49 rating from a 1.8 for last season’s premiere on September 14, 2012. 20/20 scored a 1.4 up 27 percent from last week’s 1.1 adults 18-49 rating.
On NBC, Dateline earned a 1.1 down 21 percent from last week’s 1.4 adults 18-49 rating.
On The CW, Perfect Score garnered a 0,2 down 33 percent from last week’s 0.3 adults 18-49 rating. America’s Next Top Model earned a 0.4 18-49 rating, down 20 percent from last week’s 0.5 adults 18-49 rating.
Overnight broadcast primetime ratings for Friday, September 20, 2013
|Time||Net||Show||18-49 Rating/Sh||Viewers (Millions)|
|8:00||ABC||Last Man Standing – Season Premiere||1.5/6||6.55|
|CBS||Undercover Boss – R||1.1/4||5.45|
|FOX||Bones – R||0.8/3||2.90|
|NBC||Betty White’s Off Their Rockers – R||0.6/2||3.02|
|8:30||ABC||The Neighbors – Season Premiere||1.2/4||4.64|
|NBC||Betty White’s Off Their Rockers – R||0.7/3||3.10|
|CW||Perfect Score – R||0.2/1||0.67|
|9:00||ABC||Shark Tank – Season Premiere||1.7/6||6.68|
|FOX||Sleepy Hollow – R||1.0/3||3.58|
|CBS||Hawaii Five -0 -R||0.6/2||4.40|
|CW||America’s Next Top Model||0.4/1||1.10|
|CBS||Blue Bloods – R||0.7/2||6.11|
In Late-Night Metered Markets Friday night:
- In Nielsen’s 56 metered markets, household results were: “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” 2.8/7; CBS’s “Late Show with David Letterman,” 1.8/5 with an encore; and ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” 1.9/5 with an encore.
- In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, adult 18-49 results were: “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno,” 0.9/4; “Late Show,” 0.4/2 with an encore; and “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” 0.6/3 with an encore.
- From 12:35-1:05 a.m. ET, ABC’s “Nightline” averaged a 1.3/4 in metered-market households and a 0.5/3 in 18-49 in the Local People Meters.
- From 12:35-1:35 a.m. ET, “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” (1.5/5 in metered-market households) beat CBS’s “Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson” (0.9/3). In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, “Late Night” (0.5/3 in 18-49) topped “Late Late Show” (0.2/1).
NOTE: All ratings are “live plus same day” from Nielsen Media Research unless otherwise indicated.
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