ABC Scores Best-Since-Premiere Sunday - "Revenge" Jumps to Nearly 8-Month High
Sunday Night (11/16/14) - ABC Total Viewer and Adult 18-49 Projections
AFHV: Live + 3 = 6.9 million/1.6 rating and Live + 7 = 7.0 million/1.6 rating
Once Upon a Time: Live + 3 = 9.5 million/3.3 rating and Live + 7 = 11.2 million/3.5 rating
Revenge: Live + 3 = 8.0 million/2.2 rating and Live + 7 = 8.6 million/2.3 rating
Fast Affiliate Live + Same Day Results:
ABC Sunday Prime (7-11pm - 6.3 million and 1.9/5 in AD18-49): Up against a strong Sunday Night Football contest (Patriots-Colts) on NBC and another high-rated NFL overrun on Fox (Packers-Eagles), ABC dominated its Sunday non-sports competition on CBS by 36% in Adults 18-49 (1.9/5 vs. 1.4/4). Growing week to week in viewers (+5%) and young adults (+19%), ABC scored 7-week highs for a best-since premiere performance - since 9/28/14. In addition, the Net grew by double digits from the same night last November (5.6 million and 1.4/4 on 11/17/13) in Total Viewers (+13%) and Adults 18-49 (+36%).
America's Funniest Home Videos (7-8pm - 6.7 million and 1.5/4 in AD18-49): During the 7pm hour against Fox's NFL overrun, ABC's America's Funniest Home Videos held steady to match the season highs set last week in viewers (6.7 million) and Adults 18-49 (1.5/4). AFHV was up from the year-ago night in Total Viewers (+5%) and Adults 18-49 (+7%).
Once Upon a Time (8-10pm - 6.6 million and 2.4/6 in AD18-49): From 8-10pm against NBC's Sunday Night Football, ABC's Once Upon a Time (2.4/6) beat Fox's NFL-fueled comedies in Adults 18-49 (+4% - The Simpsons/Brooklyn 9-9/Family Guy/Bob's Burgers = 2.3/6) and towered over CBS' dramas Madam Secretary/The Good Wife (+71% - 1.4/4). The show marked ABC's best young adult rating in the 2-hour slot in 6 weeks - since 10/5/14. Once Upon a Time grew from its year-ago telecast (+26%) for the 8th consecutive week in Adults 18-49 (1.9/5 on 11/17/13) and season to date, the ABC drama is trending 13% ahead of the same point last year.
Revenge (10-11pm - 5.2 million and 1.5/4 in AD18-49): During the 10 o'clock hour, ABC's Revenge built for the 3rd-straight week in Adults 18-49 (+15% - 1.5/4 vs. 1.3/4), hitting a new season high for the series' top rating in nearly 8 months - since 3/23/14. Revenge continued to produce impressive time period improvement for ABC from the year-ago night (3.4 million and 0.9/2 on 11/17/13) in viewers (+53%) and young adults (+67%).