ABC’s only daytime soap opera, General Hospital showed its strength in the latest ratings for the week of February 16th through February 20th, 2015. The drama series scored big with the audience bringing in some of its best numbers in over a year in total audience and key demos.
GH surged to an over 1-year high in Total Viewers (3.186 million) and over 8-month highs in Women 18-49 (665,000/1.0 rating) and Women 25-54 (889,000/1.5 rating) – since the weeks of 1/6/14 and 6/9/14, accordingly – ranking as the week’s No. 2 drama in daytime in Women 18-49.
And in addition, the week’s Monday episode which featured the final scenes of Kristen Alderson as Kiki Jerome and her last moments with longtime screen partner, Roger Howarth as Franco, as well as Alexis (Nancy Lee Grahn) and Julian (William deVry) finally getting together, Olivia (Lisa LoCicero) faced with telling Ned (Wally Kurth) she is pregnant, and the continuation of Bradford Anderson as Damian Spinelli announcing to Maxie (Kirsten Storms) that he is back in Port Charles, because he still has feeling for her, garnered the soap its most watched telecast in over a year with 3.421 million viewers, and in close to 1-year in Women 18-49 (804,000/1.3 rating) and over 8-months in Women 25-54 (1.016 million/1.7 rating) – since 1/28/14, 3/25/14 and 6/9/14, respectively.
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