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ABC to Air Final Patrick Swayze Interview in One Hour Special

Swayze_9.14.jpgBarbara Walters appeared on “Nightline” tonight with portions of her January interview with Patrick Swayze — what turned out to be his last TV interview. At the end of her report, Cynthia McFadden announced the interview will air as a one-hour special. The Barbara Walters Special “Last Dance” airs tomorrow night at 10pmET/PT. Swayze died today at his California ranch after a 20-month battle with pancreatic cancer.

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Walters Special Wins Wednesday

walters_1-8.JPGLast night’s “Barbara Walters Special — Patrick Swayze: The Truth” was the most-watched TV show in Total Viewers.

It also finished first in the A25-54 demo.

Excluding the Country Music Awards, the program was ABC’s strongest performance in the time period since May 2007.

ABC was ranked #2 for the entire night in prime time, behind CBS.