ABC: AFN was #1 with Adults 18-34


ABCDuring the 7 o’clock hour, ABC’s America’s Funniest Home Videos ran a strong second in Adults 18-49 and ranked #1 with Men 18-49, Adults 18-34, Teens 12-17 and Kids 2-11.  AFHV hit a season high in Adults 18-49 with its top rating since May 6, 2012.

On its first original telecast in 3 weeks against the Grammy Awards, ABC’s Once Upon a Time built on its lead-in at 8pm (+22%) to earn second place Adults 18-49, with a 16% lead over its nearest regular competition (Fox’s The Simpsons/Bob’s Burger).  Despite facing the Grammy Awards, Once Upon a Time retained more than 90% of its last first-run telecast in Total Viewers (91%), Adults 18-49 (92%) and Kids 2-11 (100%).

Also returning to original in the 9pm hour, ABC’s Revenge drew 21% more viewers than Fox’s comedies (Family Guy/American Dad).  Season to date, ABC sophomore Revenge is up 25% in Total Viewers and 28% in Adults 18-49 from the same point in its freshman season.