Live+3: ABC's The Whispers Continues to Surge in TV Playback
ABC's Live + 3 Day data for Monday, 6/8/15
Based on Live + 3 Day data for last Monday, ABC's The Whispers continued to deliver strong TV playback, spiking 60% over its L+SD Adult 18-49 rating (1.0 to a 1.6) - up from a 53% jump for its week-earlier debut. In fact in the L3 ratings, The Whispers was the top-rated summer series debut on any network in 2 years - since CBS' Under The Dome on 6/24/13. The new ABC drama added another 1.9 million Total Viewers (+45%) after 3 days of TV playback, drawing an average audience of 6.1 million viewers in L3.
· Also in the L3 ratings, ABC's The Bachelorette closed a 3-tenths Live + Same Day gap to tie NBC's American Ninja Warrior as Monday's #1 TV show in Adults 18-49 (at a 2.4 rating), while The Whispers moved up to rank as the next highest rated show of the night.
Source: The Nielsen Company, as dated. Based on regular, original telecasts only.