ABC: DWTS tops NBC’s The Voice


ABCDuring the 8 o’clock hour, ABC’s DWTS: All Stars — The Results Show outdrew NBC’s The Voice in head-to-head competition by nearly 1.0 million viewers. In addition from 8-9pm in Adults 18-49, ABC’s dancing results show paced well ahead of Fox’s comedies (+36% over Raising Hope/Ben and Kate). In a double elimination, Kirstie Alley and Gilles Marini were the next two dancers to leave the competition this season. Building across the board from its most recent airing two weeks ago, DWTS: The Results Show grew by 3% in Total Viewers, by 10% in Adults 18-34, by 6% in Adults 18-49 and by 8% in Adults 25-54. In addition, the show spiked over its last telecast with Teens 12-17 (+50%) and Kids 2-11 (+22%) to equal season highs on both measures.

In the 9pm half-hour, ABC’s Happy Endings topped Fox’s time-period established New Girl by 12% in Total Viewers. In fact, Happy Endings attracted a larger audience than all 4 of Fox’s Tuesday comedies. Happy Endings returned after its preemption the prior week for election coverage with a 12% increase in Total Viewers and 100% retention in Adults 18-49

From 9:30-10pm, ABC’s Don’t Trust the B—- in Apt 23 held 100% of its two-week-ago Total Viewer count and retained 92% among Adults 18-49.

During the 10 o’clock hour, ABC’s Private Practice beat CBS’ Vegas by 6% in Women 18-49 and by 44% in Women 18-34.