TV ratings: 'Blue Bloods' tops Friday, while 'Dracula' continues to shed viewers

tom-selleck-blue-bloods-tops-friday-ratings-cbs.jpgFast National ratings for Friday, November 8, 2013

CBS once again held down Friday night with its seemingly unbeatable lineup of "Undercover Boss," "Hawaii Five-0" and "Blue Bloods." All three series topped their time slots, with "Blue Bloods" bringing in 11 million viewers with a 6.9 rating/12 share of households to win the night.

NBC's "Dracula" faced a continued viewer erosion in its third week, dropping to just 2.9 million viewers with 2.0 rating/4 share of households. "Grimm," however, managed to hold steady after last week's slip, with 4.9 million viewers with a 3.2 rating/5 share of households.

"MasterChef Junior," which crowned its Season 1 winner on Friday, saw a ratings uptick in the 8 p.m. hour. The finale brought in 4.2 million viewers with a 2.5 rating/4 share of households.

CBS took the night with 9.8 million viewers and a 6.2 rating/11 share in households. ABC followed with 6.2 million and a 4.1/7, with NBC next at 4.5 million and a 3.0/5. FOX came in fourth with 3 million and a 1.8/3, with The CW in last place with 927,000 and a 0.6/1.

In the adults 18-49 demo, CBS and ABC tied for first with a 1.5 rating. NBC followed behind with a 1.1, while FOX trailed with a 1.0. Again at the back of the pack, The CW came in last at 0.4

Friday hour by hour:

8 p.m.

CBS: "Undercover Boss" (9.3 million viewers, 5.9/10 households)
NBC: "Dateline: NBC" (5.6 million, 3.7/6)
ABC: "Last Man Standing" (6.1 million, 4.0/7)/"The Neighbors" (4.5 million, 3.1/5)
FOX: "MasterChef Junior" (4.2 million, 2.5/4)
The CW: "The Carrie Diaries" (804,000, 0.6/1)

18-49 leader: "Undercover Boss" (1.8)

9 p.m.

CBS: "Hawaii Five-0" (9.4 million, 5.9/10)
ABC: "Shark Tank" (7.2 million, 4.7/8)
NBC: "Grimm" (4.9 million, 3.2/5)
FOX: "Sleepy Hollow" rerun (1.8 million, 1.1/2)
The CW: "America's Next Top Model (1.1 million, 0.7/1)

18-49 leader: "Shark Tank" (2.0)

10 p.m.

CBS: "Blue Bloods" (11 million, 6.9/12)
ABC: "20/20" (5.9 million, 4.1/7)
NBC: "Dracula" (2.9 million, 2.0/4)

18-49 leader: "20/20" (1.4)

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
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