“This Week” dominated the ratings this past Sunday for the second week in a row. ABC pulled in the most viewers overall and the most in the key 25-54 demographic -3.67 million and 1.28 million respectively. CBS’ “Face the Nation” came in second with 3.34 million total viewers, and NBC’s “Meet the Press” came in 3rd place with 3.19 million. Show More Summary
ABC’s “This Week” wins for a second straight week in both total viewers and the A25-54 demographic. The win was ABC’s first back-to-back win in total viewers in close to 16 years (since 4/19/98 and 4/26/98). CBS’ “Face the Nation” was...Show More Summary
There’s no need to fix the Oscars, at least as far as the Academy and ABC are concerned. The ratings for Sunday’s telecast were huge. But those of us who wish for a better show can still try to come up with ideas for how the event can improve. Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The audience that tuned in to watch ABC's live telecast of the Oscars hosted by Ellen DeGeneres on Sunday was the show's highest in 14 years after ratings were upwardly revised.
Sunday night’s Academy Awards show is officially a hit, scoring 43 million viewers, according to the early ratings released on Monday afternoon. That makes it the biggest audience for the Oscars in 10 years, and also the most-watched entertainment telecast in a decade. (Since the “Friends” finale in May 2004 to be exact, ABC boasted.) […]
Ellen DeGeneres didn’t just break Twitter records Sunday: Her Oscar broadcast was the most-watched Academy Awards show in a decade. Per Nielsen “fast national” ratings, Sunday’s three-and-a-half-hour telethon was seen by 43 million viewers, up 6 percent from 2013’s audience of 40.4 million viewers when Seth MacFarlane hosted. Among viewers... More »
The Oscars scored a 10-year high in total viewers Sunday (March 2), but the increased audience didn't come from the key adults 18-49 demographic.
The Academy Awards unsurprisingly dominated Sunday night's ratings. Despite the show's 3 1/2-hour running time, though, ratings look to be up over last year's ceremony.
“Good Morning America Saturday” and “CBS Sunday Morning” were the victorious weekend morning shows for the just-completed February sweeps period. The Saturday edition of ABC’s “Good Morning America” won its first-ever February sweep, delivering its best-ever sweeps performance in both total viewers and the A25-54 demographic. Show More Summary
ABC’s “This Week” was the top Sunday show last week, pulling in 3.15 million total viewers and 963,000 viewers in the key 25 -54 demographic. The win for ABC was surprising given that “Meet the Press” was still benefiting from a boost in ratings due to NBC carrying the Olympics. Show More Summary
The public affairs show leaderboard shifts again this week, with ABC’s “This Week” delivering a win in both total viewers and the A25-54 demographic. The win was ABC’s largest total-viewer advantage over NBC in 16 years (since 8/31/97). CBS’...Show More Summary
HBO has renewed its laid-back drama about gay dudes, Looking, for a second season after the show hit a new ratings high on Sunday. The network also announced that three recurring guest stars will become series regulars alongside the current main cast of Jonathan Groff, Murray Bartlett, and Frankie J. Show More Summary
(LOS ANGELES) — CNN says the prime-time talk show “Piers Morgan Live” is coming to an end. Morgan succeeded Larry King in the 9 p.m. EST time slot three years ago, but his show has had lackluster ratings. CNN said Sunday that the show’s final airdate has yet to be determined. Show More Summary
For the second week in a row, NBC’s “Meet the Press” has taken the top spot in the Sunday show rankings, both in total viewers and in the key demographic. This marks a reversal from the last quarter of last year and the first month of...Show More Summary
Boosted by NBC’s coverage of the Sochi Olympics, “Meet the Press” won for the second week straight on February 16. CBS’ “Face the Nation” was second and ABC’s “This Week” was third in both total viewers and the A25-54 demographic. NBC...Show More Summary
Ratings for the BAFTA Film Awards were down on Sunday night about 800,000 viewers from last year as 4.56M watched the BBC One broadcast of the 62nd kudofest. The revelry was high, though, following the tight two hour BAFTA show, especially at the parties that followed the Royal Opera House awards fest followed by dinner at the Grosvenor House Hotel. Show More Summary
“Meet the Press” finally posted a win in the Sunday Show Wars. With their best numbers since 2012, NBC ranked 1st in the Sunday morning slot for the first time this year. “MTP” drew 3.67 million viewers on Sunday and 1.28 million in the 25-54 demographic. Show More Summary
NBC’s “Meet the Press” gets a win this week, posting its best ratings since 2012 in both total viewers and the A25-54 demographic. It’s the first win this year for “MTP,” which continues to trade off with CBS’ “Face the Nation” and ABC’s...Show More Summary
Forget sex. Fighting apparently sells. Last Sunday's totally awesome and crazy fight on The Real Housewives of Atlanta earned that show record ratings, as 4.6 million households tuned in, more than half of which were within the advertiser-friendly...Show More Summary
AMC's The Walking Dead ended its mid-season hiatus Sunday, and it returned to significant Twitter buzz. Aside from gory zombie deaths, one moment in particular catapulted the show back to the top of Nielsen's weekly Twitter TV Ratings...Show More Summary