TV Ratings Saturday: ’48 Hours’ Drops After Weak ‘Summer Dreams’ Special + ’20/20 Saturday’ Hits Season High After ‘Nightline Prime’ Premiere
|Adults 18-49: Rating/Share||0.8/3||0.8/3||0.4/2||0.4/1|
|Total Viewers (million)||4.93||4.16||1.67||1.46|
NBC was number one with adults 18-49 and with total viewers.
ABC’s Saturday lineup was pre-empted for local programming in 2.66% of the U.S.
On NBC, Dateline Saturday Night Mystery garnered a 0.8, down a tenth from last week’s 0.9 adults 18-49 rating.
On CBS, the Summer Dreams special earned a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating. 48 Hours earned a 0.4, down four tenths from last week’s 0.8 adults 18-49 rating.
On ABC, the premiere of Nightline Prime earned a 0.7 adults 18-49 rating. 20/20 Saturday earned a 1.1 adults 18-49 rating.
Broadcast primetime ratings for March 15, 2014
|Time||Net||Show||18-49 Rating||18-49 Share||Viewers Live+SD (million)|
|8:00PM||NBC||Dateline Saturday (8-10PM)||0.8||3||5.35|
|CBS||Summer Dreams (8-10PM)||0.4||2||1.32|
|FOX||The Following -R||0.3||1||1.12|
|10:00PM||ABC||20 /20 Saturday||1.1||4||5.51|
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