The season finale of
However, the ABC programs were down from 2013. Last year, the season finale scored a 2.6 rating in the key 18-to-49-year-old demographic, and "The Bachelorette: After the Final Rose" got a 2.5 in the same category.
This year's interview special beat out the season finale, drawing in roughly 7.9 million viewers, according to Nielsen ratings. With a rating of 2.1 in the key demo, the special tied with
The two-hour finale of "The Bachelorette," which aired before the special, had a solid rating of 1.9 in the key demo.
About 7.5 million people tuned in to see Bachelorette Andi Dorfman pick Josh Murray over Nick Viall in the series finale, which was the most-watched telecast of the series this season.
Overall, with 7.6 million viewers and a rating of 2.0, ABC took first in total viewership and among the key demo.
The CBS show tied for fifth in the key demo with Fox's "Hotel Hell."