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[05/23/23 - 11:31 AM]
For the Second Year in a Row, "20/20" Is Friday's No. 1 Newsmagazine Across the Board - Total Viewers, Adults 25-54 and Adults 18-49 - for the Broadcast Season
Further, "20/20" outperformed NBC's "Dateline" in both key demos for the fourth time in the last five broadcast seasons.

[via press release from ABC]

FOR THE SECOND YEAR IN A ROW, '20/20' IS FRIDAY'S NO. 1 NEWSMAGAZINE ACROSS THE BOARD - TOTAL VIEWERS, ADULTS 25-54 AND ADULTS 18-49 - FOR THE BROADCAST SEASON

'20/20' Outperforms 'Dateline' in Both Key Adult Demos for 4th Time in Last 5 Broadcast Seasons

For the second year in a row, "20/20" stood as Friday's No. 1 newsmagazine during the 2022-23 broadcast season and beat NBC's "Dateline" in Total Viewers (+6% - 3.842 million vs. 3.612 million), Adults 18-49 (+7% - 664,000 vs. 623,000) and Adults 25-54 (+4% - 958,000 vs. 918,000), based on Most Current Data. Further, "20/20" outperformed the NBC program in both key Adult demos for the 4th time in the last 5 broadcast seasons.

ABC News' "20/20" is an award-winning primetime program anchored by David Muir. A proven leader as a long-form newsmagazine for over 45 years, "20/20" features unforgettable, character-driven true-crime mysteries, exclusive newsmaker interviews, hard-hitting investigative reports and in-depth coverage of high-profile stories. Janice Johnston is the executive producer. The two-hour "20/20" events air Fridays from 9:01-11:00 p.m. EDT on ABC and are available to stream on ABC News digital platforms and Hulu.

Source: The Nielsen Company, Live+7/Most Current Program Ratings. "Dateline" premiered on 9/16/22 and the telecast is included in the averages. 2022-23 Broadcast Season (9/19/22 - 5/24/23) and 2021 -2022 Broadcast Season (9/20/21 - 5/25/22). Beginning 8/31/20, national ratings also include Out of Home (OOH) viewing. Prior to 8/31/20, ratings do not include OOH viewing.





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