The Season 12 premiere of ABC’s Shark Tank was the massive winner within the Friday demo wars, coming in at a wholesome 0.6 to prime the night time’s fare.
The enterprise entrepreneur show, shot in Las Vegas for the primary time, noticed SparkCharge, makers of the Roadie cellular EV charging system, take dwelling a million-dollar stake from sharks Mark Cuban and Lori Greiner to focus on the episode. But Shark Tank’s robust lead-in could not maintain up for ABC’s 20/20, which featured a two-hour have a look at John Lennon’s life and legacy. That introduced in an 0.3.
Fox’s WWE Friday Night SmackDown, which often tops the night time, got here in second with an 0.5. The program was highlighted by Lars Sullivan taking up Jeff Hardy, and The New Day’s farewell.
At CBS, Cedric the Entertainer’s Greatest #AtDwelling Videos rolled to an 0.4 tally, with Undercover Boss following an sustaining that mark by additionally scoring an 0.4. A Blue Bloods rerun closed the night.
NBC noticed American Ninja Warrior race to an 0.3, with Dateline rising as much as an 0.4 with its have a look at the homicide of Helene Pruszynski, a 21-year-old radio station intern who was killed in Colorado 40 years in the past.
The CW had a brand new Masters of Illusion are available at an 0.1, adopted by a recent World’s Funniest Animals, which additionally drew an 0.1, adopted by a repeat of that show.