'Dancing With Stars' ratings mega hit, women are dancing


Dancing With The Stars is a hit especially with women who feel as if they are dancing with the stars. The Ratings prove it. ABC is No. 2 for the Week in Viewers and No. 1 in Key Women. 

“DWTS” is America’s Most-Watched TV Show for the 4th Week in a Row, While “Modern Family” is TV’s No. 1 Scripted Series in Adults 18-49.

ABC Stands as Monday’s Most-Watched Network for the 4th. Week in a Row.

 Season to Date, “DWTS” is Up by 18% in Viewers and by 21% in Adults 18-49.

Up Week to Week and Year to Year, “DWTS: The Results” is No. 1 in its Time Slot.

“Dancing with the Stars” (8:00-10:01 p.m.)
ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars” won its 2-hour time-slot for the 4th time in 4 weeks with Total Viewers and across all key Women demos (W18-34/W18-49/W25-54). “DWTS” topped CBS’ original comedy block by 9.3 million viewers (19.5 million vs. 10.2 million) and by 11% in Adults 18-49 (4.0/10 vs. 3.6/9). 

Season to date, “DWTS” is improving substantially over its year-ago averages by 3.3 million viewers (20.7 million vs. 17.4 million) and by 21% among Adults 18-49 (4.6/12 vs. 3.8/9). 

“Dancing with the Stars: The Results Show” (9:00-10:01 p.m.) Building on its lead-in and picking up audience throughout its telecast against tough competition, ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars: The Results Show” finished No. 1 in its hour among Total Viewers (16.1 million) and Adults 18-49 (3.5/9-tie), while also ranking a dominant No. 1 among Adults 18-34 and across all key Women demos (W18-34/W18-49/W25-54).

In addition, the show held big advantages over its unscripted competition in the time period, defeating “The Biggest Loser” (7.4 million and 2.9/7) by 8.7 million viewers and by 21% in Adults 18-49. Reality star Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino was the fourth celebrity eliminated from the dance competition this season.

“DWTS: The Results Show” was up week to week among young adults: AD18-34 (+18% – 2.6/7 vs. 2.2/6) and AD18-49 (+6% – 3.5/9 vs. 3.3/9). 

The ABC dancing results show continues to trend well ahead of its year-ago performance, up on average this season by 4.0 million viewers and by 36% in Adults 18-49 from the same point a year ago. 

Coming up this week on “DWTS” and “Dancing with the Stars: The Results Show”: The show’s seven remaining couples will rock the ballroom as they dance the Paso Doble and Tango to classic and contemporary rock songs and tear up the dance floor in the show’s first ever rock and roll dance marathon, on “Dancing with the Stars,” MONDAY, OCTOBER 25 (8:00-10:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
Tuesday, ‘Dancing with the Stars the Results Show’ sixth to be eliminated.

Tuesday night, the sixth couple to be eliminated this season will be sent home on “Dancing with the Stars the Results Show,”

By Tuesday evening’s end, one couple will be eliminated, as determined by a combination of the judges’ scores and viewers’ votes on dances performed on Monday’s performance show. Who among the following seven teams will be next to leave the ballroom floor?

BRANDY, actress and singer, and partner MAKSIM CHMERKOVSKIY.

RICK FOX, former NBA champion and partner CHERYL BURKE.

JENNIFER GREY, beloved film and television actress, DEREK HOUGH.

KYLE MASSEY, television teen star, and partner LACEY SCHWIMMER.

BRISTOL PALIN, teen advocate and Alaska’s first daughter, and partner MARK BALLAS.

AUDRINA PATRIDGE, MTV reality star, and partner TONY DOVOLANI.

 (source: ABC)