Good weekend for 'Fairly Odd'


Nickelodeon's "Fairly OddParents" had a great holiday weekend.

The show's Presidents' Day special, "Fairly OddBaby," averaged 8.8 million total viewers from 8-9 p.m. Monday, making it the biggest audience ever for an "OddParents" episode, according to Nielsen Media Research. That includes 5.3 million kids in the 2-11 demo, up 96% compared with the time period a year ago.

So far this year, the special ranks as the most-watched entertainment program on all of TV in all kids demos, including 2-11, 6-11 (4.2 million) and tween 9-14 (3.2 million).