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CBS and NBC Share Modest Friday Leadership

Only 'Beyond the Tank' and '20/20' on ABC, 'Dateline' on NBC and 'Masters of Illusion' on The CW in Originals

What follows are the fast affiliate results for Friday, June 3 broken out by network and by each half-hour:

-Total Viewers:
CBS: 5.37 million, NBC: 4.85, ABC: 3.92, Fox: 1.38, CW: 1.15

-Adults 18-49:
NBC: 1.0 rating/4 share, ABC: 0.8/ 4, CBS: 0.7/ 3, Fox: 0.5/ 2, CW: 0.3/ 1

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8:00 p.m.
ABC – Beyond the Tank
Viewers: 3.64 million (#3), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#2)

CBS – NCIS: Los Angeles (R)
Viewers: 4.88 million (#1), A18-49: 0.6/ 3 (#3)

NBC – America’s Got Talent (R)
Viewers: 4.63 million (#2), A18-49: 0.8/ 4 (#1)

Fox – The Simpsons (R)
Viewers: 1.47 million (#4), A18-49: 0.5/ 2 (#4)

CW – Masters of Illusion
Viewers: 1.18 million (#5), A18-49: 0.3/ 1 (#5)

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8:30 p.m.

ABC – Beyond the Tank
Viewers: 3.50 million (#3), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#2)

CBS – NCIS: Los Angeles (R)
Viewers: 5.08 million (#1), A18-49: 0.6/ 3 (#3)

NBC – America’s Got Talent (R)
Viewers: 4.86 million (#2), A18-49: 0.9/ 4 (#1)

Fox – The Simpsons (R)
Viewers: 1.33 million (#4), A18-49: 0.5/ 2 (#4)

CW – Masters of Illusion
Viewers: 1.07 million (#5), A18-49: 0.3/ 1 (#5)

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9:00 p.m.

ABC – Shark Tank (R)

Viewers: 3.76 million (#3), A18-49: 0.8/ 4 (#2)

CBS Hawaii Five-O (R)
Viewers: 5.29 million (#1), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#3)

NBC – America’s Got Talent (R)
Viewers: 4.88 million (#2), A18-49: 1.0/ 4 (#1)

Fox – MasterChef (R)
Viewers: 1.24 million (#4), A18-49: 0.4/ 2 (#4)

CW – Penn & Teller: Fool Us (R)
Viewers: 1.14 million (#5), A18-49: 0.3/ 1 (#5)

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9:30 p.m.

ABC – Shark Tank (R)

Viewers: 3.92 million (#3), A18-49: 0.9/ 4 (#2)

CBS Hawaii Five-O (R)
Viewers: 5.68 million (#1), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#3)

NBC – America’s Got Talent (R)
Viewers: 4.94 million (#2), A18-49: 1.1/ 4 (#1)

Fox – MasterChef (R)
Viewers: 1.50 million (#4), A18-49: 0.4/ 2 (#4)

CW – Penn & Teller: Fool Us (R)
Viewers: 1.21 million (#5), A18-49: 0.3/ 1 (#5)

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10:00 p.m.

ABC – 20/20
Viewers: 4.31 million (#3), A18-49: 0.9/ 4 (#2)

CBS – Blue Bloods (R)
Viewers: 5.50 million (#1), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#3)

NBC – Dateline
Viewers: 4.78 million (#2), A18-49: 1.0/ 4 (#1)

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10:30 p.m.

ABC – 20/20
Viewers: 4.38 million (#3), A18-49: 0.9/ 4 (#2)

CBS – Blue Bloods (R)
Viewers: 5.76 million (#1), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#3)

NBC – Dateline
Viewers: 5.04 million (#2), A18-49: 1.1/ 4 (#1)

Source: Nielsen Media Research

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  1. FROM NBC

    “DATELINE NBC” & AN ENCORE “TALENT” RANK #1-2 FOR THE NIGHT IN 18-49, NBC SWEEPS 6 OF 6 FRIDAY HALF-HOURS

    “DATELINE” REPORTS ITS HIGHEST FRIDAY RATINGS SINCE FEBRUARY IN 18-49 & 25-54

    Friday Primetime Results:

    NBC wins Friday night among the Big 4 in adults 18-49 with the #1 and #2 shows of the night, “Dateline NBC” and a rebroadcast “America’s Got Talent,”which swept six of six half-hours among those nets in 18-49.

    “Dateline NBC” (1.1/4 in 18-49, 1.5 in adults 25-54, 4.9 million viewers overall from 10-11 p.m. ET):

    · Is the #1 show of the night in adults 18-49, adults 25-54 and other key demos.

    · Hits its highest Friday ratings in adults 18-49 and 25-54 since Feb. 26 (1.2 in 18-49, 1.8 in 25-54), and biggest overall audience since March 25 (4.962 million).

    · Grows +22% week to week in 18-49 (1.1 vs. 0.9 for a 9-11 p.m. telecast on May 27) and +15% in 25-54 (1.5 vs. 1.3).

    · Ranks #1 in the time period among ABC, CBS and NBC in adults 18-49, adults, men and women 25-54 and other key demos.

    · Will add substantial viewership via time-shifting – the Friday “Dateline” has grown by +33% this season in 18-49 rating (from a 1.01 to a 1.34) and 1.1 million viewers overall (4.8 million to 5.9 million) going from L+SD to L+7.

    · Upscale: “Dateline” delivers a solid upscale audience, indexing at a 110 among adults 18-49 living in homes with $100K+ incomes. The prior week’s edition was the night’s most upscale telecast on the Big 4, indexing at a 111.

    An encore telecast of “America’s Got Talent” (1.0/4 in 18-49, 4.8 million viewers overall from 8-10 p.m. ET):

    · Ranks as the #2 show of the night on the Big 4 networks in adults 18-49, behind only “Dateline NBC.”

    · Wins the slot among those nets in every key demographic (including a tie in men 18-49).

    · Grow +25% versus NBC’s 18-49 average in the time period last summer (1.0 vs. 0.8, L+SD non-sports).

    NOTE: The NBC station in Philadelphia carried Major League Baseball.

    In Late-Night Metered Markets Friday Night:

    · In Nielsen’s 56 metered markets, household results were: “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” 2.3/6 with an encore telecast; “Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” 1.8/4 with an encore; and ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” 2.1/5 with an encore.

    · In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, adult 18-49 results were: “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” 0.7/4 with an encore; “Late Show,” 0.4/2 with an encore; and “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” 0.7/3 with an encore.

    · From 12:35-1:05 a.m. ET, ABC’s “Nightline” averaged a 1.5/5 in metered-market households and a 0.4/2 in 18-49 in the Local People Meters.

    · From 12:35-1:35 a.m. ET, “Late Night with Seth Meyers” (1.1/4 in metered-market households with an encore) beat CBS’s “Late Late Show” (0.9/3 with an encore). In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, “Late Night” (0.4/3 in 18-49 with an encore) topped “Late Late Show” (0.2/2 with an encore).

    · At 1:35 a.m., “Last Call with Carson Daly” averaged a 0.7/3 in metered-market households with an encore and a 0.3/2 in adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with local people meters.

    NOTE: Primetime results are based on “fast affiliate time period” data from Nielsen Media Research. All ratings are “live plus same day” unless otherwise indicated.