Overnight Ratings - Friday 3/17/06

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Last week's Fast Nationals came from Marc Berman.

Friday night's data from The Programming Insider: Monday 3/20/06
By Marc Berman

http://www.mediaweek.com/mw/newsletters/proginsider/index.jsp

Overnight Ratings - Friday 3/17/06

Note: The following results are based on the fast national ratings 
(Live Plus Same Day data).

Fast National Ratings 

NBC: 6.8/12 (5.9/10)
CBS: 6.1/11 (7.4/13)
ABC: 5.2/9 (4.5/8)
FOX: 4.0/7 (3.8/6)
UPN: 2.6/4 (2.4/4)
WB: 2.0/3 (1.7/3)

-Total Viewers:
NBC: 10.35 million (9.18)
CBS: 9.66 (11.44)
ABC: 7.53 (6.72)
FOX: 5.86 (5.61)
UPN: 4.01 (3.68)
WB: 2.83 (2.38)

-Adults 18-49:
CBS: 3.4/11 (3.2/10)
NBC: 3.4/11 (3.0/9)
FOX: 2.3/7 (2.3/7)
ABC: 2.0/6 (2.1/6)
UPN: 1.3/4 (2.1/3)
WB: 1.2/4 (1.0/3)

-Friday's Winners:
Deal or No Deal (NBC) 

-Friday's Losers:
What I Like About You (WB), Living With Fran (WB), Modern Men (WB)


8PM - NBC - "Deal or No Deal" - 7.6/14 (6.4/12)
        CBS - "College Basketball" - 6.1/11
                ("Ghost Whisperer", 7.3/13;
                 "Close To Home", 7.1/12;
                 "Numb3rs", 8.0/14)
         ABC - "America's Funniest Home Videos" (new) - 4.7/8
                 (repeat, 4.3/7)
         FOX - "Nanny 911" - 3.6/7 (3.4/6)
         UPN - "Friday Night Smackdown!" - 2.6/4 (2.4/4)
         WB - "What I Like About You" - 1.7/3 (1.4/3)


                    (repeat, 1.3/2)

9PM - NBC - "Las Vegas" - 6.4/11 (5.9/10)
         ABC - "In Justice" - 4.6/8 (3.9/6)
         FOX - "Trading Spouses: Meet Your New Mommy" - 4.3/8 (4.2/7)
         WB - "Reba" (new) - 2.6/4
                (2 eps, repeat, 1.9/3)


                   ("Reba", 2 eps, repeat, 1.9/3)

10PM - ABC - "20/20" - 6.5/11 (5.5/10)
          NBC - "Conviction" - 6.4/11 (5.3/9)


Shows ranked by Adults 18-49:

NBC - "Deal or No Deal" - 3.8/12
CBS - "College Basketball" - 3.4/11
NBC - "Las Vegas" - 3.3/10
NBC - "Conviction" - 3.0/9
ABC - "20/20" - 2.7/8
FOX - "Trading Spouses: Meet Your New Mommy" - 2.6/8
FOX - "Nanny 911" - 2.1/7
ABC - "America's Funniest Home Videos" - 1.9/6
ABC - "In Justice" - 1.6/5
WB - "Reba" - 1.5/4
UPN - "Friday Night Smackdown!" - 1.3/4
WB - "Modern Men" (debut) - 1.2/4
WB - "What I Like About You" - 1.1/4
WB - "Living with Fran" - 0.9/3

Shows ranked in order of ratings:

NBC - "Deal or No Deal" - 7.6/14 (12.31 million)
ABC - "20/20" - 6.5/11 (8.89 million)
NBC - "Las Vegas" - 6.4/11 (10.01 million)
NBC - "Conviction" - 6.4/11 (9.19 million)
CBS - "College Basketball" - 6.1/11 (9.66 million)
ABC - "America's Funniest Home Videos" - 4.7/8 (7.03 million)
ABC - "In Justice" - 4.6/8 (6.66 million)
FOX - "Trading Spouses: Meet Your New Mommy" - 4.3/8 (6.44 million)
FOX - "Nanny 911" - 3.6/7 (5.29 million)
WB - "Reba" - 2.6/4 (3.82 million)
UPN - "Friday Night Smackdown!" - 2.6/4 (4.01 million)
WB - "Modern Men" (debut) - 2.1/3 (2.96 million)
WB - "What I Like About You" - 1.7/3 (2.35 million)
WB - "Living with Fran" - 1.6/3 (2.20 million)

Cheers,

TD (aka Rhonda)

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Jude
But not Reba??
LOL

(yea, yea, don't bother with your explanations, Ian)
                                            
David
WB - "Reba" - 2.6/4 (3.82 million) 
WB - "Modern Men" (debut) - 2.1/3 (2.96 million) 
WB - "What I Like About You" - 1.7/3 (2.35 million) 
WB - "Living with Fran" - 1.6/3 (2.20 million) 

It's WB Friday's lone bright spot and will probably make it over to
CW.
                                            
Jude
And subbing for the mighty Ian, is the mighty David. And the crowd roars! :D

Still for any sitcom of the WB to get near a 3.0 on a Friday night is pretty 
darn good.