ABC finished #2 to CBS on Friday; ‘Shark Tank' hot w/ young demo

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Friday Night (8-11pm):  ABC finished #2 to CBS on Friday night among Adults 18-49 (1.5/4-tie).


Supernanny (8-9pm):  Hitting a season high, ABC’s Supernanny took second in the 8pm hour among Adults 18-49 to CBS’ original Ghost Whisperer, beating NBC’s original Law & Order by 14% (1.6/5 vs. 1.4/5). 

Supernanny generated the series’ biggest audience (5.4 million) since last March and its highest Adult 18-49 number since April – since 3/27/09 and 4/10/09, respectively.

Shark Tank (9-10pm):  Growing from its week-ago premiere in the hour by 13% in Total Viewers and by 14% among Adults 18-49, Shark Tank ranked #2 in its hour in the key young adult sales demo (1.6/5-tie) and finished #1 in the slot with Adults 18-34 and among key Men (M18-34/M18-49)…#1 show of the night with Men 18-34.

Shark tank continued to deliver ABC’s strongest young adult numbers (AD18-34/AD18-49) in the hour this season, while posting its highest rating in nearly 1 year with Men 18-49 (since 2/13/09).

20/20 (10-11pm):  ABC’s 20/20 finished #2 to CBS’ original Num3ers the 10 o’clock hour across the key Adult demos (AD18-34/AD18-49/AD25-54).

(source: information provided by ABC)


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