`iCarly' Special Tops 8.8 Million Viewers


Kids and tweens didn't quit on Nickelodeon's Dec. 5 iCarly prime time special, which posted a series record 8.8 million viewers.

The iQuit iCarly special set series records among tweens (3.7 million), kids 6-11 (3.9 million)
and kids 2-11 (4.7 million), and was the most watched show within those demos on all cable and broadcast channels during the week of Nov. 30 to Dec. 6, according to network officials.

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Overall the show ranked third among the most watched cable shows last week behind ESPN's Nov. 30 New England Patriots-New Orleans Saints Monday Night Football telecast (21.4 million) and the Dec. 4 series finale of USA Network's Monk (9.4 million).
Including iQuit iCarly, six iCarly specials in 2009 have averaged more than 7.1 million viewers.