NBC Wednesday winner is 'America's Got Talent'


At 8 p.m.. ET, an encore telecast of Tuesday’s debut of “It’s Worth What?” averaged a 1.0/3 in adults 18-49 and 4.1 million viewers overall.

At 9 p.m. ET, a Results Show edition of “America’s Got Talent” (2.7/8 in 18-49, 10.3 million viewers overall) delivered the night’s #1 ratings on ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox or CW in adults 18-49, total viewers and other key categories, on a competitive night that includes CBS’s “Big Brother” from 8-9 p.m. and Fox’s “So You Think You Can Dance” from 8-10.  “Talent” built on its lead-in by 170 percent in 18-49 and 151 percent in total viewers.

Versus the same night last year, “America’s Got Talent” was up 4 percent in 18-49 rating (2.7 vs. 2.6) and up 3 percent in total viewers (10.318 million vs. 10.017 million).  “America’s Got Talent” won its time period in adults 18-49, total viewers and other key categories. 

In adults 18-49, the “Talent” advantage in the 9 p.m. hour was 35 percent (2.7 vs. 2.0 for Fox’s second-place “So You Think You Can Dance” in that hour) and in total viewers, “Talent’s” margin of victory was 65 percent (10.3 million vs. 6.2 million for CBS’s second-place “Criminal Minds” encore).

At 10 p.m. ET, “Love in the Wild” (1.5/4 in 18-49, 4.5 million viewers overall) tied for #1 in the hour among ABC, CBS and NBC in adults 18-49 and was #1 outright in adults, men and women 18-34.

(source: NBC)