ABC Leads the Pack For 7th Straight Monday This Season
With DWTS: All Stars and Castle, ABC led the pack for the 7th straight Monday this season in Total Viewers, topping all 6 half-hours and outdrawing runner-up NBC by 1.6 million viewers (The Voice/Revolution), CBS by 4.7 million viewers (HIMYM/Partners/2 Broke Girls/Mike & Molly/Hawaii Five-0) and Fox by 6.9 million viewers (Bones/The Mob Doctor). In addition among Adults 18-49, ABC beat out Fox on the night by 33%.
Gaining audience from its first hour to its second hour, ABC's Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars won its time period and finished as Monday's most-watched TV series for the 5th week running, besting NBC's The Voice in head-to-head competition by 1.2 million viewers. Among Adults 18-49, ABC's Dancing beat out Fox's dramas in the 2-hour time period by 40%.
Monday's most-watched scripted TV program in its 6th telecast in a row, ABC's Castle won the 10 o'clock hour by wide margins, topping NBC's Revolution of 2.4 million viewers and CBS' Hawaii Five-0 by a season-best 2.8 million viewers. In addition, the ABC drama ranked as the #2 series in the hour with Adults 25-54 and across all key Women demographics (W18-34/W18-49/W25-54).
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