2014 Sochi Winter Olympics Closing Ceremony
The Sochi Olympics closing ceremony took a fall from Vancouver's farewell bash.
Sochi Olympics: Highs and lows
Sunday's two-hour, tape-delayed broadcast drew 15.3 million viewers and a 3.3 in the adults 18-to-49 demographic, down about 40 percent from Vancouver's closing ceremony. Growing Up Fisher
, which premiered after the closing ceremony at 10:36 p.m. ET, pulled in 9.4 million and a 2.0. About a Boy
, which followed the Olympics the previous night at 11:05 p.m. ET snagged 8.3 million and a 2.2.
NBC's documentary Nancy & Tonya
, which preceded the closing ceremony, drew 12.6 million and a 2.6.
Overall, Sochi averaged 21.4 million viewers, down 13 percent from Vancouver, but up 6 percent from Torino, the last European Winter Games.
Airing opposite the Olympics, The Amazing Race All-Stars
premiere averaged 7.4 million and a 1.6 for its lowest-rated opener ever. Fox's coverage of the Daytona 500 garnered 8 million and a 2.5.