ABC's Is #1 on Friday for 8th Straight Week with "Last Man Standing" and "20/20" the Top 2 Shows
ABC Friday Prime (8-11pm - 6.1 million and 1.2/4 in AD18-49): Despite airing a repeat Shark Tank at 9pm, ABC ranked #1 on Friday in Adults 18-49 (1.2/4) for the 8th week running.
· ABC's Last Man Standing (1.4/5) and 20/20 (1.3/4) ranked as Friday's Top 2 TV shows in Adults 18-49, respectively. 20/20 also finished as Friday's #1 newsmagazine, outdelivering NBC's Dateline 9-11pm time-period premiere by 8% with young adults.
Last Man Standing (8-8:30pm - 7.3 million and 1.3/5 in AD18-49) At 8pm opposite the Friday premiere of Amazing Race in the hour, ABC's Last Man Standing was up week to week (+8% to a 6-week high - since 1/6/15) to rank #1 in its half-hour for its 6th straight original telecast in Adults 18-49 (1.4/5).
Cristela (8:30-9pm - 5.7 million and 1.0/4 in AD18-49) At 8:30pm, ABC's Cristela was up week to week in Total Viewers (+12%) and Adults 18-49 (+11%). The ABC freshman comedy once again more than doubled the audience of Fox's World's Funniest Fails (5.7 million vs. 2.8 million) in the half-hour and led by 25% in Adults 18-49 (1.0/4 vs. 0.8/3).
Shark Tank-R (9-10pm - 5.8 million and 1.2/4 in AD18-49) At 9pm among Adults 18-49, ABC's repeat Shark Tank (1.2/4) outdelivered originals of CBS' Hawaii Five-0 (1.1/4), NBC's Dateline (1.1/4) and Fox's Glee (0.6/2).
20/20 (10-11pm - 5.9 million and 1.3/4 in AD18-49) Building on its lead-in at 10pm, ABC's 20/20 ranked #1 in its hour for the 2nd week in a row among Adults 18-49 (1.3/4). 20/20 featured Diane Sawyer's "Hidden America" special, "A Nation of Women Behind Bars."