The Overnight Nielsen Ratings for Friday, March 5, 2010 are out and it looks like the new genealogy focused NBC series Who Do You Think You Are? made a respectable showing.
According to the website TV By The Numbers, "NBC claimed second place for the night with the premiere of Who Do You Think You Are? earning a 1.6 with adults 18-49 and 6.85 million viewers. For NBC on a Friday night that’s a pretty good result. It trailed Ghost Whisperer by 1/10th of a 18-49 rating point, but had a commanding 4/10ths lead over Supernanny."
8:00 Timeslot Stats - 18-49 year old Rating/Share Viewers (in Millions)
CBS Ghost Whisperer 1.7/6 7.39
NBC Who Do You Think You Are (Premiere) 1.6/6 6.85
ABC Supernnany 1.2/4 4.36
FOX House (R) 1.0/4 3.67
CW Smallville (R) 8p-10p 0.6/2 1.39
Let's keep up the social networking about WDYTYA and help push these numbers even higher!