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Saturday December 5, 2009 7:34 pm

Friday Ratings: Dollhouse Down, Betty Up

Do viewers watch programs they know are being canceled? Based on Dollhouse‘s ratings last night, probably not. The FOX drama returned this weekend to series-low ratings. Elsewhere, fans of Ugly Betty did their best to keep that ABC comedy from the chopping block.

Vanessa Williams on Ugly Betty8pm

  • (8.2 million, 1.9/7 in 18-49) had the best numbers of the night.
  • Muppets Christmas: Letters To Santa (1.1/4) entertained 4.3 million for NBC.
  • ABC’s Dreams Come True special (0.9/3) saw 3.7 million tune in.
  • (0.8/3) averaged 2.1 million over two hours.
  • * (1.8 million, 0.8/3) added on 200,000.

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  • (1.8/5 in 18-49) nabbed 7 million.
  • (1.5/5) pulled in 6.3 million.
  • (4.2 million, 1.2/4) improved by 800,000.
  • Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer (0.7/2) had 2.2 million feeling festive on CW.


*denotes repeat

(You can review last Friday’s ratings here.)



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