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NBC's Mockingbird Lane enjoyed a respectable premiere Friday night. The expensive pilot-turned-Halloween special was watched by 5.44 million viewers and earned a 1.5 in the key adults 18-to-49 demographic. Unfortunately, Kitchen Nightmares' premiere only earned a 0.9, down from last season's premiere (1.6).

2.67 million viewers tuned in for Fringe's deadly twist. Friday's shocking episode scored a 0.9, down a tenth from the last original episode.

8 p.m.
ABC
Shark Tank 6.75 million (1.8)
NBC
Mockingbird Lane 5.44 million (1.5)
FOX
Kitchen Nightmares 2.67 million (0.9)
CW
America's Next Top Model 1.14 million (0.4)

9 p.m.
ABC
20/20 5.55 million (1.4)
CBS
CSI: NY 9.97 million (1.4)
NBC
Grimm 6.01 million (1.9)
FOX
Fringe 2.67 million (0.9)
CW
Nikita 793,000 (0.2)

10 p.m.
ABC
20/20 5.79 million (1.5)
CBS
Blue Bloods 10.81 million (1.4)
NBC
Dateline NBC 4.55 million (1.5)