ABC Sunday up 22%


ABCOpposite NBC’s Sunday Night Football (San Francisco-Seattle) and Fox’s big NFL primetime overrun into the first hour of the night, ABC’s 4-hour rebroadcast of The Sound of Music delivered solid increases over last year’s telecast, up by 1.5 million viewers and by 22% in Adults 18-49. ABC’s encore movie telecast beat out CBS’ lineup on the night, which included a first-run 60 Minutes, by 22% in Adults 18-49. Gaining viewers in each hour, The Sound of Music doubled its Total Viewer (+100%) and Adult 18-49 (+100%) numbers from its first half-hour to its final half-hour.