Quick Take for Tuesday, April 17, 2007 � Final Ratings
ABC Sees its Strongest Tuesday Night Performance Since November
"Dancing with the Stars the Results Show" Shoots Up from its Lead-in, Posting 100% Retention in Adults 18-49 Over the Prior Week and Growing Among Adults 18-34
Tuesday Night (8:00-10:02 p.m.)
ABC placed second on the night in Total Viewers (11.8 million) and Adult 18-49 (3.0/8), registering its best Tuesday numbers in both Nielsen measures since November � since 11/14/06 and 11/28/06, respectively.
"Dancing with the Stars the Results Show - TU" (9:00-10:02 p.m.)
Surging from its lead-in by 9.6 million viewers and by 133% among young adults against Fox's "American Idol"-fueled "House" in the 9 o'clock hour, ABC's "Dancing with the Stars the Results Show - TU" posted a competitive second-place finish in its time period in Total Viewers (16.5 million) and Adults 18-49 (4.2/10). NBA Hall of Famer Clyde Drexler was the fourth celebrity dancer to be eliminated from the ABC dance contest.
� "DWTS the Results Show" retained 100% of its Adults 18-49 rating (4.2/10) from the prior week, while posting increases among Adults 18-34 (2.9/8 vs. 2.8/8) and Women 18-34 (4.1/10 vs. 3.9/10).
Source: Nielsen Media Research (Fast Affiliate Ratings, Live+SD), 4/17/07.