ABC's "Extreme Weight Loss" Hits 10 Week-Highs and "20/20" Delivers Strong Numbers at 10pm
Extreme Weight Loss (8-10pm - 4.0 million and 1.1/4 in AD18-49): From 8-10pm, ABC's Extreme Weight Loss was up 5% in Total Viewers (4.0 million vs. 3.8 million) from its most recent telecast two weeks ago and held even Adults 18-49 (1.1/4), drawing its biggest audience and equaling its top young adult number in 10 weeks - since 6/3/14. In addition, Extreme Weight Loss increased its overall audience from the same night last year (+11%) and held steady in Adults 18-49 (3.6 million and a 1.1/4 on 8/13/13).
20/20: The Life and Death of Robin Williams (10-11pm - 7.2 million and 1.7/5 in AD18-49): Building on its lead-in at 10pm, 20/20: The Life and Death of Robin Williams was the #2 TV show of the night to America's Got Talent among Adults 18-49 (1.7/5) and Adults 25-54 (2.3/7).
· The 20/20 special celebrating the life of Robin Williams delivered ABC's largest non-sports summertime audience in the hour since May 2013 and its top Adult 25-54 number in over 4 years - since 5/28/13 and 6/1/10, respectively. In addition, it was TV's top-rated primetime news telecast in Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54 since May - since 5/2/14 and 5/16/14, respectively