ABC has renewed Shark aquarium for its 13th season and America’s Funniest House Videos for season 32. The shows have been the long-standing anchors of ABC’s Friday and Sunday rosters, respectively.
Shark aquarium, which ranks as Friday’s No.1 show this season among adults aged 18-49 (tie), counteracts the downward linear trend in ratings, up 7% of total viewers from year after year to offer its most watched season in three years – since the 2017-2018 season.
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The Emmy-winning business-themed unscripted series is produced by Mark Burnett, Clay Newbill, Yun Lingner, Max Swedlow and Phil Gurin. Brandon Wallace, Co-Executive, Product. Mark Cuban, Barbara Corcoran, Lori Greiner, Robert Herjavec, Daymond John and Kevin O’Leary star in the series, based on Japanese The dragon pit format, created by Nippon Television Network Corporation. Shark aquarium is produced by MGM Television in association with Sony Pictures Television.
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Hosted by Alfonso Ribeiro, America’s Funniest House Videos ranks as the # 1 entertainment show of the season for family co-viewing on broadcast networks, with 25% of the show’s 18-49 adult audience watching with a Teen 12-17 giveaway and / or Kid 2-11. The venerable clip show is produced by Vin Di Bona Productions. Vin Di Bona and Michele Nasraway are executive producers.
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