Part 2 of 'Trista & Ryan's Wedding' draws 13.2 million viewers, wins timeslot
By Reality TV World staff, 12/07/2003
According to Fast Affiliate Ratings for December 3, Part 2 of ABC's Trista & Ryan's Wedding special ranked No. 1 in its hour, drawing more viewers than second-place NBC's The West Wing (13.2 million vs. 12.9 million).
Trista & Ryan's Wedding also ranked first in its timeslot in the Adults 18-49 demographic, drawing a 5.9/15 rating/share and defeating the timeslot's second-ranked Adults 18-49 program, FOX's The O.C., by 37% (5.9/15 vs. 4.3/11).
Dominating the Womens demographics, Trista & Ryan's Wedding was the top-ranked TV program of the night across each of the Women demos (Women 18-34 - 8.4/22, Women 18-49 - 8.3/20 and Women 25-54 - 8.9/19).
Compared to Part 1 of the wedding arc on the previous Wednesday (12.1 million & 5.0/14), Part 2 of Trista & Ryan's Wedding was up by over 1 million viewers and by 18% in Adults 18-49.
Trista & Ryan's Wedding surged from its It's All Relative repeat lead-in and then continued to grow by 1.4 million viewers (12.5 million to 13.9 million) and by 19% in Adults 18-49 (5.4/14 to 6.4/16) from its first half-hour to its second half-hour.