Broadcast network NBC rose out of the ratings basement for the first time in eight years to claim third place among 18- to 49-year-olds – the age group prized by advertisers, according to ratings data released on Thursday.
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Viewership is down across the broadcast networks this spring, with the primary culprit being the different ways people are experiencing television, researchers say.
By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – CBS scored an overall win on a Tuesday night when ratings were down almost across the board and several shows, including the night’s… More
More than 39 million people watched the Oscars Sunday night on ABC, an increase of 1.4 million over the Oscar numbers a year earlier.
The high-rated Grammy Awards on CBS Sunday night probably siphoned off viewers from a host of competing TV shows, but not from “The Walking Dead.” The AMC zombie series lurched,… More
Ricky Gervais gave NBC a respectable non-football audience Sunday night, but the Golden Globes nevertheless declined by 3 million viewers compared to last year. Complete Sunday ratings.
ABC’s “Pan Am” lost altitude Sunday night – shedding more than a quarter of its audience from a week earlier, according to Nielsen overnights. The high-flying ’60s series about sexy… More
A lot more people were interested in watching Charlie Sheen’s “funeral” on “Two and a Half Men” than seeing him celebrated as “guest of honor” on Comedy Central’s Roast Monday… More
By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap) – Diane Sawyer’s interview with kidnap victim Jaycee Dugard on ABC’s “Primetime” received Sunday night’s biggest ratings, while NBC’s “The Marriage Ref” plummeted to… More
Oprah Winfrey’s high-energy final season is starting to pay off in the ratings. The queen of daytime, who’s stepping down from her talk-show throne in May after she launches a… More