ABC’s ‘The Bachelor’ is Monday’s #1 TV Series and Dominates its Non-Sports Competition
via press release:
ABC Monday Prime (8-11pm – 6.3 million and 1.9/5 in AD18-49): With The Bachelor and an encore of Jimmy Kimmel Live’s Monuments Men show from last Thursday, ABC finished as Monday’s #1 non-sports network in Total Viewers and Adults 18-49. Pacing well ahead of its competition, ABC’s The Bachelor was Monday’s #1 regular TV program in both Total Viewers and Adults 18-49
The Bachelor (8-10pm – 7.8 million and 2.3/6 in AD18-49): Beating its non-sports competition in each half-hour from 8-10pm against the Olympics, ABC’s The Bachelor dominated Fox’s original dramas (Almost Human/The Following) in the 2-hour time period by 56% in Total Viewers (7.8 million vs. 5.0 million) and by 44% in Adults 18-49 (2.3/6 vs. 1.6/4).