ABC’s Ugly Betty earned Friday's second place


Growing week to week in viewers (+1.1 million) and young adults (+25%), ABC took second place on Friday night in Total Viewers (5.6 million) and Adults 18-49 (1.5/5), while ranking #1 with Women 18-49 (1.9/6).

Building on its lead-in, ABC’s Ugly Betty earned second place in the 9 o’clock hour with viewers (4.8 million) and young adults (1.4/4) and finished #1 against its network rivals with Women 18-34 (1.6/5). 

Betty drew its biggest audience since its season premiere and matched its highest-rated Friday in Adults 18-49.

Jumping from its lead-in among viewers (+2.5 million) and young adults (+21%), ABC’s 20/20 won Friday’s 10 o’clock hour in Total Viewers (7.3 million), Adults 18-49 (1.7/5) and Adults 25-54 (2.3/7). 

In fact the ABC newsmagazine ranked #1 during Friday’s 10 o’clock hour for the 7th straight week with Adults 18-49.  

(source: Based on Fast Affiliate Live + Same Day Ratings. Data and information provided by ABC)