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'Jonas' Scores Big in Ratings for Disney Channel

Saturday night's premiere of "Jonas" on the Disney Channel ranked as the No. 1 show for the night among younger audiences.

"Jonas," starring musical stars the Jonas Brothers, pulled in 4 million total viewers for its 8 p.m. half-hour, including 1.6 million kids 6-11 and 1.6 million tweens 9-14.

Saturday's telecast edged out the premiere of Nickelodeon's "Fairly OddParents: Wishology, Part 2" by 11% among total viewers and also ranked as the Disney Channel's best performance in the 8-8:30 p.m. half-hour in eight months among total viewers, kids and tweens.