Friday TV Ratings 5/20/22: Shark Tank Up for Finale, The Blacklist and WWE SmackDown Also Rise, 20/20 Steady (UPDATED)

Ratings Analysis: ABC's 'Shark Tank' (0.48, +0.03) swam to the top of the Friday night roster as it often does and rose by three-hundredths for its season finale. '20/20' (0.35) was unable to join 'Tank' at the top but held steady with its week-ago broadcast. NBC's 'The Blacklist' (0.23, +0.01) and 'Dateline' (0.34, +0.03) were also on the rise, as was CBS's 'Come Dance With Me' (0.26, +0.05). 'Dance' climbed to its highest rating since late April and led into reruns of 'Magnum PI' (0.20) and 'Blue Bloods' (0.25). Fox's 'WWE Smackdown' (0.45, +0.05) grew by five-hundredths but still settled for the #2 spot of the night. 'Charmed' (0.06, -0.01) and 'Dynasty' (0.03, -0.01) lost a hundredth apiece on the CW. 

Finals Update: 'Shark Tank' (+0.1) and 'Come Dance With Me' (+0.1) adjusted up.



18-49 Rating/Share

Viewers (mil)


8 PMShark Tank (F)0.48/53.59ABC

WWE SmackDown0.45/42.03Fox

Come Dance With Me0.26/22.14CBS

The Blacklist0.23/22.70NBC

Charmed0.06/10.30The CW
9 PM20/200.35/33.02ABC

Dateline NBC0.34/32.64NBC

Magnum PI (R)0.20/22.67CBS

Dynasty0.03/00.21The CW
10 PMBlue Bloods (R)0.25/23.13CBS
(R) = repeat
(F) = finale

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