ABC’s ‘General Hospital’ Becomes A Powerhouse During February Sweeps, Pushing It To Number Two In Key Demo, Highlight Hollywood News

ANTHONY GEARY
ABC’s “General Hospital” hit an all-time  high  last week in the ratings, as the the show’s February Sweeps storylines managed to garner an impressive number of viewers.   With Helena and Fluke in control of many in Port Charles, Frank Valentini’s soap has exploded with excitement as well as viewers.The soap surged to a high in Total Viewers with 3.186 million, greater than it had experienced in over a year, and a high in Women 18-49 (665,000/1.0 rating) and Women 25-54 (889,000/1.5 rating), greater than it had in over eight months, since the weeks of January 6, 2014, and June 9, 2014, respectively. The numbers won the series the position of Number 2 drama in daytime in Women 18-49.
general-hospital-spoilers-january-26-30-2015Meanwhile, the week’s Monday episode, which starred Nancy Lee Grahn and William DeVry as Alexis and Julian really pushed the numbers up to a whopping 3.421 million viewers.
With “Y&R” promoting a disaster, ABC should be promoting “GH” as the alternative to a disaster.
 TYLER CHRISTOPHER, CONSTANCE TOWERS, DAVIN RANSOM
“General Hospital” airs weekdays on ABC.
Written By: Tommy Lightfoot Garrett
Photographs are Courtesy:  ABC
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