Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020 - Based on Nielsen L+SD Fast National Ratings
'72nd Emmy(R) Awards' Delivers ABC's Largest Audience to Time Slot Since April
"72nd Emmy(R) Awards" (8:00-11:06 p.m.)
Airing opposite both NBC's "Sunday Night Football" and the NBA Playoffs on TNT for the first time ever, ABC's broadcast of the "72nd Emmy(R) Awards" averaged 6.1 million Total Viewers and a 1.2 rating from 8:00-11:06 p.m., drawing the Net's largest audience to the 3-hour time period since April - since 4/5/20.
The "72nd Emmy(R) Awards" was the No. 1 most social entertainment program on Sunday, posting 11.9 million total social interactions - marking an increase of 108% over last year's telecast on FOX.
Source: The Nielsen Company, Live + Same Day Fast National Program Ratings for 9/20/20 unless stated otherwise. Nielsen Social Content Ratings; Based on linear, episode-level interactions of broadcast entertainment programs, 9/20/20.