Live+3: ABC's "Shark Tank" Solidifies Its Rank as Friday's #1 TV Show in Adults 18-49 with Its Strongest-Ever Season Premiere
ABC's Live + 3 Day data for season premiere Friday (9/26/14):
· The 6th season premiere of ABC's Shark Tank solidified its rank as Friday's #1 TV show in Adults 18-49 (2.5 rating) in the L+3 numbers, increasing its lead over the #2 show to 25% (CBS' Blue Bloods = 2.0 rating in L+3) versus 11% in L+SD.
· Growing to 8.8 million Total Viewers (up +1.4 million from 7.4 million in L+SD) and a 2.5 rating in Adults 18-49 (up +32% from a 1.9 in L+SD), Shark Tank scored its most-watched and highest-rated opener ever in L+3.
· Shark Tank saw bigger L+3 gains than its year-ago season premiere in both Viewers (+1.4 million vs. +1.1 million) and young adults (+32% vs. +28%).
Source: The Nielsen Company, as dated. Based on regular, original telecasts only.