The WB Television Network's Family Affair, which was accompanied by a sneak peek at the
new Harry Potter movie, scored a 4.7 Nielsen Media Research rating/8 share and was the
network's fourth-highest comedy debut ever.
Family Affair had the second-best Thursday debut for the network
after Charmed on Oct. 4, 2001.
The show also posted a 55 percent increase in the time period over last
year's Popstars 2.