Quick Take for Monday, June 24, 2019
(Fast Affiliate Live + Same Day Ratings)
With ‘The Bachelorette’ and ‘Grand Hotel,’ ABC Wins Monday
for the 2nd Week in a Row in Viewers and Young Adults
ABC’s ‘The Bachelorette’ Hits Season Highs and Ranks as Monday’s No. 1 Show
ABC Monday Prime Time (8:00-11:00 p.m. – 4.8 million and 1.2/6 in AD18-49):
ABC’s Monday lineup of “The Bachelorette” and “Grand Hotel” won the night by wide margins for the 2nd week in a row among Adults 18-49 (1.2/6), outdelivering original schedules on NBC by 50% (0.8/4 for “American Ninja Warrior”/”Dateline”) and on Fox by 140% (0.5/3 for “Beat Shazam”/”So You Think You Can Dance”). ABC was also Monday’s most-watched TV network overall for the 2nd week running. (4.8 million).
- Airing from 8:00-10:00 p.m., ABC’s “The Bachelorette” repeated as Monday’s No. 1 program in Total Viewers (5.6 million) and Adults 18-49 (1.5/7), finishing as the night’s top-rated TV series for its 6th consecutive telecastamong young adults. “The Bachelorette” edged up week to week in Total Viewers (+2%) and held even in Adults 18-49, marking its most-watched telecast overall this season and equaling its high with young adults. In addition, “The Bachelorette” improved from the comparable seventh telecast of last season (on 7/9/18) among Adults 18-49 (+7% – 1.5/7 vs. 1.4/6).
- In the 10 o’clock hour, ABC’s “Grand Hotel” held steady with its week-earlier debut among Adults 18-49 (0.7/3 vs. 0.6/3). The new ABC drama ranked No. 1 in its hour with Adults 18-34 and across all key Women demos (W18-34/W18-49/W25-54). After just 3 days of delayed viewing, last week’s debut of “Grand Hotel” grew to 5.1 million Total Viewers and a 0.9/5 in Adults 18-49, up from 3.7 million and a 0.7/3 in Live + Same Day.
Source: The Nielsen Company, Fast Affiliate Live + Same Day Ratings, 6/24/19.
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