ABC Is #1 on Friday for the 3rd Straight Week with Last Man Standing as the Top-Rated Show
ABC Friday Prime (8-11pm - 4.8 million and 1.0/4 in AD18-49): Despite airing a repeat Shark Tank at 9pm, ABC finished #1 on Friday night for the 3rd week running among Adults 18-49 (1.0/4-tied w/CBS original lineup), outdelivering first-run schedules on NBC by 25% (0.8/3) and on Fox by 67% (0.6/2).
· Holding even week to week at 8pm, ABC's Last Man Standing stood as Friday's #1 TV show for its 4th straight original telecast (1.3/5).
· At 8:30pm, ABC's Dr. Ken won its half-hour and grew by 11% week to week in Adults 18-49 (1.0/4 vs. 0.9/3), scoring its 2nd highest rating this season.
· From 9-10pm, ABC's encore Shark Tank ranked #1 in its hour with Adults 18-49 (1.0/4 - tying CBS' original Hawaii Five-0).
· At 10pm, ABC's 20/20 once again ranked as Friday's #1 newsmagazine across the board, beating NBC's Dateline head to head in the hour by 1.5 million viewers (4.5 million vs. 3.0 million), by 13% in Adults 18-49 (0.9/4 vs. 0.8/3) and by 30% in Adults 25-54 (1.3/4 vs. 1.0/3). The ABC newsmagazine also outdelivered CBS' inauguration special (0.7/3 and 1.0/3 from 8-9pm), leading by 29% in Adults 18-49 and by 30% in Adults 25-54, respectively. 20/20 featured interviews with Ivanka Trump, Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump.