Press Release

April 13, 2021

‘Station 19’ Wins Thursday’s 8 p.m. Hour for 4th Straight Week in Adults 18-49

‘Station 19’ Wins Thursday’s 8 p.m. Hour for 4th Straight Week in Adults 18-49

April 13, 2021


Quick Take for Thursday, April 8, 2021

(National Live+3 Day Program Ratings)


‘Station 19’ Wins Thursday’s 8 p.m. Hour for 4th Straight Week in Adults 18-49


‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Emerges as Thursday’s No. 1 Show Outright With Adults 18-49


‘Rebel’ Is ABC’s Most-Watched Midseason Scripted Series Debut in 2 Years


Series photos are available at


“Station 19” (8:00-9:00 p.m. – 6.5 million and 1.1/8 in AD18-49):

ABC’s “Station 19” won Thursday’s 8 p.m. hour for the 4th straight week among Adults 18-49 (1.1/8) in the Live+3 Day ratings, beating all original competition on Fox by 10% (1.0/7 for “Hell’s Kitchen”), on CBS by 22% (0.9/6 for “Young Sheldon”/“United States of Al”) and on NBC by 38% (0.8/6 for “Manifest”).


“Station 19” grew over the prior week by 5% in Total Viewers (6.5 million vs. 6.2 million) and held even week to week among Adults 18-49 (1.1/8).


“Grey’s Anatomy” (9:00-10:01 p.m. – 7.0 million and 1.5/10 in AD18-49):

ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy” emerged as Thursday’s No. 1 program outright among Adults 18-49 (1.5/10) in Live+3, topping NBC’s “Law & Order: SVU” (1.4/10) and “Law & Order: Organized Crime” (1.4/10) by 7% each.


“Grey’s Anatomy” built week to week by 3% in Total Viewers (7.0 million vs. 6.8 million).


“Rebel” (10:01-11:00 p.m. – 5.8 million and 0.7/5 in AD18-49):

“Rebel” debuted as ABC’s most-watched (5.8 million) new midseason scripted series in 2 years – since 4/16/19. In addition, soaring by +2.13 million viewers from Live+Same Day to Live+3, “Rebel” delivered the largest playback lift in Total Viewers for any new midseason ABC series since March 2019 – since 3/18/19.

ABC’s “Rebel” outdelivered CBS’ “Clarice” head-to-head in the Thursday 10 p.m. hour by 23% in Total Viewers (5.8 million vs. 4.7 million) and by 17% among Adults 18-49 (0.7/5 vs. 0.6/4).


Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live+3 Day Program Ratings, 4/8/21. Beginning 8/31/20, National Program Ratings also include Out of Home (OOH) viewing.


*COPYRIGHT ©2021 American Broadcasting Companies, Inc. All photography is copyrighted material and is for editorial use only. Images are not to be archived, altered, duplicated, resold, retransmitted or used for any other purposes without written permission of ABC. Images are distributed to the press in order to publicize current programming. Any other usage must be licensed. Photos posted for Web use must be at the low resolution of 72dpi, no larger than 2×3 in size.



Salima Merchant


— ABC —

Media Relations

Michaela Zukowski

Cheryl Pratesa

Affiliates Lead

Share this release