NBC Thursday ‘The Marriage Ref’ building audience share


From 8-9 p.m. ET, an encore telecast of “The Office” averaged a 1.6/6 in 18-49 and 4.0 million viewers overall.
From 9-10 p.m. ET, another rebroadcast of “The Office” averaged a 1.8/5 in 18-49 and 4.0 million viewers overall.  Against all original competition on the major networks (ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy,” CBS’s “The Mentalist” and Fox’s “Fringe”), the “Office” encore ranked #2 in adults 18-34, men 18-34 (tie) and women 18-34 (tie), pending updates.

At 10 p.m., “The Marriage Ref” (2.2/7 in 18-49, 5.3 million viewers overall) built on its lead-in by 22 percent in 18-49 and by 31 percent in total viewers.  

“The Marriage Ref” is #1 for the hour among the major networks in men 18-34 and #2 among adults 18-34, women 18-34, men 18-49 and men 25-54 in a time period that includes original competition from ABC’s “Private Practice” and CBS’s “CSI.”

(source; information from NBC)