blue bloods cbs ratings october 11 TV ratings: 'Blue Bloods', 'Hawaii Five 0' give CBS the Friday night win

Fast National ratings for Friday, October 11, 2013
“Blue Bloods” continues its role as the show in charge on Friday nights, leading CBS to yet another ratings victory. The show stayed above the 10 million total viewers line, blowing away the competition. It was “Shark Tank” that was able to hold onto the lead from the valuable 18-49 demo, though.
Less than impressive was The CW, whose night was anchored by a new episode of “America’s Next Top Model.” The show managed to grab 1.1 million viewers, running practically even with a rerun of “The Tomorrow People.”
“Undercover Boss” and “Hawaii Five-0” helped CBS keep control of the night, blowing away the competition. The eye ended Friday with an average audience of 9 million viewers, with ABC grabbing second place with 5.4 million. CBS was also able to keep the 18-49 edge with a 1.4 rating, against ABC’s 1.3.

Friday hour by hour:
8 p.m.

CBS: “Undercover Boss” (7.1 million viewers, 5.1/9 households)
ABC: “Last Man Standing” (5.8 million viewers, 3.7/7 households)/”The Neighbors” (4.1 million viewers, 2.7/5 households)
FOX: “MasterChef Junior” (3.7 million viewers, 2.3, 4 households)
NBC: “The Michael J. Fox Show” rerun (2.8 million viewers, 2, 4 households)/”Sean Saves the World” rerun (2.8 million viewers. 1.9/3 households)
The CW: “The Tomorrow People” rerun (1.1 million viewers, .7, 1 households)
19-49 leader: “Undercover Boss” (1.5)
9 p.m.
CBS: “Hawaii Five-0” (9 million viewers, 5.9, 10 households)
ABC: “Shark Tank” (6.3 million viewers, 4, 7 households)
NBC: “Dateline: NBC” (7.9 million viewers, 3.4, 6 households)
FOX: “Sleepy Hollow” rerun (2.2 million viewers, 1.4, 3 households)
The CW: “America’s Next Top Model” (1.1 million viewers, .8, 1 households)
18-49 leader: “Shark Tank” (1.8)
10 p.m.
CBS: “Blue Bloods” (10.2 million viewers, 6.5, 12 households)
NBC: “Dateline: NBC” (5.5 million viewers, 3.8, 7 households)
ABC: “20/20” (4.8 million viewers, 3.2, 6 households)
18-49 leader: “Blue Bloods” (1.4)

Ratings information includes live and same-day DVR viewing. All numbers are preliminary and subject to change. Source: The Nielsen Company.
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