TV Ratings: 'Blue Bloods' tops Friday, JFK special adds viewers in 'Dracula' slot

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Fast National ratings for Friday, November 23, 2013

Once again, CBS dominated the Friday night competition with the lineup of "Undercover Boss," "Hawaii Five-0" and the knockout punch, "Blue Bloods." "Blue Bloods" scored 11.7 million viewers with a 7.5 rating/13 share of households to become the top-rated program of the night.

Elsewhere, NBC's special commemorating the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy's assassination brought more people to the network than "Dracula" has been able to. The NBC News presentation brought in 6 million viewers with a 3.9 rating/6 share of households.

At the end of the night, CBS was the big winner with 9.4 million viewers and a 6.0 rating/10 share of households. ABC was a distant second with 6.2 millions viewers, a 4.0 rating/7 share in households. Then came NBC with 5.6 million viewers and a 3.7 rating/6 share of households, FOX with 4 million viewers and a 2.6 rating/4 share of households and The CW bringing up the rear with 726,000 viewers and a 0.5 rating/1 share of households.

As for the 18-49 demo, CBS and ABC split that win, tying with a 1.5. FOX and NBC tied with a 1.1, while The CW garnered a .3.

Friday hour-by-hour

8 p.m.

CBS: "Undercover Boss" (6.9 million viewers, 4.3/7 households)
FOX: "Bones" (5.7 million viewers, 3.6/6 households)
NBC: "Dateline: NBC" (5.4 million viewers, 3.5/6 households)
ABC: "Last Man Standing"/"The Neighbors" (5.1 million viewers, 3.3/6 households)
CW: "The Carrie Diaries" (719,000 viewers, .5/1 households)

18-49 leader: "Bones" (1.5)

9 p.m.

CBS: "Hawaii Five-0" (9.8 millions viewers, 6.2/10 households)
ABC: "Shark Tank" (7 million viewers, 4.4/7 households)
NBC: "Where Were You: The Day JFK Died" (6 million viewers, 3.9/6 households)
FOX: "Raising Hope" (2.4 million viewers, 1.5/2 households)
CW: "Nikita" (732,000, 0.6/1 households)

18-49 leader: "Hawaii Five-0" (1.8)

10 p.m.

CBS: "Blue Bloods" (11.7 million viewers, 7.5/13 households)
ABC: "20/20" (6.5 million viewers, 4.3/8 households)
NBC: "Where Were You: The Day JFK Died" (5.5 million viewers, 3.6/6 households)

18-49 leader: "20/20" (1.6)

Ratings information includes live and same-day DVR viewing. All numbers are preliminary and subject to change. Source: The Nielsen Company.
Photo/Video credit: CBS