Last night “Dateline NBC” had its most-watched show since the start of the 2013-2014 season in September. With 7.2 million viewers, “Dateline” won the 8pmET hour among ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in total viewers and was #2 in all key demos.
The episode, “A Killing in Cobb Country,” reported by Andrea Canning had the highest ratings in the A18-49 and A25-54 demos since Oct. 25. “Dateline” was up +32% week-to-week in viewers and also up in both younger demos.
At 10pm, a “20/20” special hosted by Barbara Walters which included a look back at her interviews with past presidents and First Ladies drew 5.04 million viewers.