ABC’s ‘The Bachelorette’ Premieres as Tuesday’s No. 1 Entertainment Show

ABC’s ‘The Bachelorette’ Premieres as Tuesday’s No. 1 Entertainment Show

Oct. 19, 2020

 

Quick Take for Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020

(National Live+3 Day Program Ratings)

 

ABC’s ‘The Bachelorette’ Premieres as Tuesday’s No. 1 Entertainment Show

 

‘The Bachelorette’ Is ABC’s Top-Rated Telecast in 2-Hour Time Slot in 7 Months

 

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“The Bachelorette” (8:00-10:00 p.m. – 6.0 million and 1.7/10 in AD18-49):

·       ABC’s season premiere of “The Bachelorette” was Tuesday’s No. 1 entertainment show in Total Viewers (6.0 million) and Adults 18-49 (1.7/10).

 

·       Moving to Tuesday night this season and airing outside of summer for the first time since 2005, “The Bachelorette” premiere marked ABC’s highest-rated telecast in the 2-hour time period with series programming among Adults 18-49 in 7 months – since 3/10/20 with “The Bachelor” finale.

 

·       Despite airing opposite NFL coverage for the first time ever, “The Bachelorette” held even with last season’s premiere in Total Viewers (6.0 million on 5/13/19).

 

Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live+3 Day Program Ratings, 10/13/20.

 

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