10:57am PT by Michael O'Connell
TV Ratings: 'Dracula' Dips, NBC's 'Vampire' Special Fizzles, 'Carrie Diaries' Holds
ABC took Friday night in the key demo, starting the night with a slightly boosted Last Man Standing. The comedy was up a tenth of a point to a 1.4 rating among adults 18-49, leading into a steady The Neighbors (1.0 adults). Shark Tank (1.9 adults) was only off a tenth of a point from last week, winning the night, while 20/20 (1.5 adults) held on to top the 10 p.m. hour. ABC averaged a 1.5 rating with adults 18-49 and 6.7 million viewers.
Undercover Boss (1.4 adults) lost two-tenths of a point at 8 p.m. on CBS, while Hawaii Five-0 (1.3 adults) shed only a tenth. Blue Bloods (1.3 adults) was even with last week, giving CBS a nightly average of a 1.3 adults rating and 9.7 million viewers.
In place of Dateline, NBC News special Why We (Heart) Vampires did not receive much affection, averaging just a 0.7 rating with adults 18-49. Grimm (1.5 adults) lost three-tenths of a point from its premiere haul, while Dracula (1.3 adults) took a steeper drop -- losing half of a point. NBC averaged a 1.2 adults rating and 3.7 million viewers for the night.
MasterChef Junior (1.3 adults) was off one-tenth from last week, while Fox averaged a 0.9 adults rating and 2.8 million viewers.
The Carrie Diaries (0.3 adults) was even with its premiere, while America's Next Top Model (0.4 adults) was also steady with its last outing. The CW took a 0.4 rating with adults 18-49 and 966,000 viewers for the night.