Bachelor 3 had “smallest audience average ever for the final episode.”

Bachelor 3 had “smallest audience average ever for the final episode.”
Despite Andrew Firestone’s last name and status, The Bachelor 3‘s finale had “the smallest audience average ever for the final episode of any edition of “The Bachelor/Bachelorette,” according to The Washington Post. The show’s first half hour had 12.5 million viewers, and about 17.5 million watched the second half hour, and it won the hour among 18- to 49-year-olds. That’s compared to 18 million for the first season’s finale, 26 million for the second season’s finale, and 20 million for The Bachelorette‘s finale.
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