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HBO's BIG LITTLE LIES Achieves Series High as It Approaches Finale HBO's BIG LITTLE LIES Achieves Series High as It Approaches Finale
by TV News Desk - March 27, 2017

As the finale of BIG LITTLE LIES arrives this SUNDAY, APRIL 2 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT), HBO's seven-episode limited drama series continues to inspire critical praise and strong viewership.... (more...)
NBC's LITTLE BIG SHOTS Grows +4% in Total Viewers NBC's LITTLE BIG SHOTS Grows +4% in Total Viewers
by TV News Desk - March 27, 2017

NBC's LITTLE BIG SHOTS (1.7/6 in 18-49, 9.7 million viewers overall from 8-9 p.m. ET) grows +13% versus last week's 1.5 in these prelim fast-affiliate ratings in 18-49 and +6% versus last week's 1.6 in official nationals.... (more...)
ABC's 'GREY'S and SCANDAL Are Top 2 TV Series in Adults 18 - 49 ABC's 'GREY'S and SCANDAL Are Top 2 TV Series in Adults 18 - 49
by TV News Desk - March 24, 2017

Opposite increasing numbers for CBS' 2017 NCAA Basketball Regional Semifinals during primetime, ABC's TGIT lineup took 2nd place and qualified as the entertainment leader on Thursday for the 8th straight week since its January return in Adults 18-49 (1.3/5), beating Fox and NBC by 63% each (0.8/3 – ... (more...)
NBC's SUPERSTORE Grows to Its Most-Watched Episode Since January NBC's SUPERSTORE Grows to Its Most-Watched Episode Since January
by TV News Desk - March 24, 2017

NBC's SUPERSTORE (1.1/5 in 18-49, 4.2 million viewers overall from 8-8:30 p.m. ET) grows week to week in total viewers (4.219 million vs. 4.169 million) to its most-watched episode since Jan. 12 (4.332 million).... (more...)
ABC's DESIGNATED SURVIVOR Holds Strong Out of ABC's Repeat Wednesday Comedies ABC's DESIGNATED SURVIVOR Holds Strong Out of ABC's Repeat Wednesday Comedies
by TV News Desk - March 23, 2017

Coming out of ABC's repeat Wednesday comedies from 8:00-10:00 p.m., “Designated Survivor” held exactly even with the last time a repeat “Modern Family” aired ahead of it on the night (on 12/7/16) in both Total Viewers (5.2 million) and Adults 18-49... (more...)
NBC's BLINDSPOT Grows By +3% in Total Viewers Following 4-Week Break NBC's BLINDSPOT Grows By +3% in Total Viewers Following 4-Week Break
by TV News Desk - March 23, 2017

“Blindspot” (0.9/4 in 18-49, 4.3 million viewers overall from 8-9 p.m. ET) grows +0.1 of a point or +13% versus its prior original (0.9 vs. 0.8 on Feb. 22), despite a four-week break since its most recent telecast and the impact since then of Daylight Saving Time.... (more...)
ESPN's NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships Reaches 8.6 Million Viewers ESPN's NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships Reaches 8.6 Million Viewers
by TV News Desk - March 22, 2017

ESPN's three-day, six-session presentation of the NCAA Wrestling Championships (March 16-18) reached 8.6 million people on television, a healthy 6% increase over last year's similar presentation.... (more...)
NBC Wins 12th Straight Tuesday in 18-49 With #1, 2, 3 & 4 Shows of the Night NBC Wins 12th Straight Tuesday in 18-49 With #1, 2, 3 & 4 Shows of the Night
by TV News Desk - March 22, 2017

NBC wins its 12th straight Tuesday in adults 18-49, with “The Voice,” “Chicago Fire” and two episodes of “Trial & Error” ranking as the #1, #2, #3 and #4 shows of the night on the Big 4 networks in 18-49. NBC also ranks #1 for the night among those nets in all other key measures.... (more...)
ABC's THE VIEW Leads 'The Talk' in All Key Target Demos ABC's THE VIEW Leads 'The Talk' in All Key Target Demos
by TV News Desk - March 21, 2017

ABC's THE VIEW averaged 2.941 million Total Viewers, 565,000 Women 25-54 and 367,000 Women 18-49 during the week of March 13, 2017, based on Live + Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research.... (more...)
MEET THE PRESS WITH CHUCK TODD is Most Watched Sunday Show for 3rd Straight Week MEET THE PRESS WITH CHUCK TODD is Most Watched Sunday Show for 3rd Straight Week
by TV News Desk - March 21, 2017

MEET THE PRESS WITH CHUCK TODD was the most-watched Sunday show on Sunday, March 19, 2017, marking its third straight week as #1 across the board.... (more...)
ABC's DANCING WITH THE STARS Opens Up 11% Year-to-Year in Key Demo ABC's DANCING WITH THE STARS Opens Up 11% Year-to-Year in Key Demo
by TV News Desk - March 21, 2017

ABC's “Dancing with the Stars” stood as Monday's most watched TV show (11.9 million) and ranked No. 2 for the night in Adults 18-49 (2.0/7), behind only NBC's “The Voice.”... (more...)
CBS's 60 MINUTES Makes Top 10 for Fifth Straight Time This Season CBS's 60 MINUTES Makes Top 10 for Fifth Straight Time This Season
by TV News Desk - March 21, 2017

60 MINUTES drew an audience of nearly 11 million to land on Nielsen's Top 10 for the fifth straight broadcast, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for Sunday, March 19.... (more...)
LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT is Late Night's No. Show for Seventh Consecutive Week LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT is Late Night's No. Show for Seventh Consecutive Week
by TV News Desk - March 21, 2017

THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT was the most watched show in late night for the seventh consecutive week, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for the week ending March 17.... (more...)
NBC's Wins Ourtright in Total Viewers & All Demos; Tops GMA NBC's Wins Ourtright in Total Viewers & All Demos; Tops GMA
by TV News Desk - March 21, 2017

NBC News' TODAY was the number-one morning show last Monday, topping ABC's “Good Morning America” in total viewers and all demos.... (more...)
CBS's 48 HOURS is Saturday's No. 1 Program with Viewers & A25-54 CBS's 48 HOURS is Saturday's No. 1 Program with Viewers & A25-54
by TV News Desk - March 21, 2017

48 HOURS: “Death on Valentine's Day” was Saturday night's #1 non-sports broadcast with viewers and adults 24-54, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for March 18. 48 HOURS (10:34-11:34PM) delivered 4.07 million viewers and a 1.1/04 in adults 25-54, the demographic that matters most to th... (more...)
CBS THIS MORNING Delivers CBS' Bet Competitive Position in Viewers in 29 Years CBS THIS MORNING Delivers CBS' Bet Competitive Position in Viewers in 29 Years
by TV News Desk - March 21, 2017

CBS THIS MORNING delivered CBS its best competitive position in viewers to NBC in the morning news race in at least 29 years, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for the week ending March 17.... (more...)
NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT Wins Demo for Week of March 13 NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT Wins Demo for Week of March 13
by TV News Desk - March 21, 2017

NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT ranked #1 in the demo for the week of March 13, averaging 2 million A25-54 viewers, leading “ABC World News Tonight” by +111,000 (+6%) and “CBS Evening News” by +395,000 (+26%). Nightly News holds its largest demo leads over ABC and CBS in three seasons.... (more...)
NBC Wins Mondays in 18-49 as THE VOICE Tops ABC's 'DWTS' Premiere NBC Wins Mondays in 18-49 as THE VOICE Tops ABC's 'DWTS' Premiere
by TV News Desk - March 21, 2017

NBC wins Monday night in 18-49, led by the #1 show of the night by that measure, THE VOICE. “The Voice” (2.4/9 in 18-49, 10.6 million viewers overall from 8-10 p.m. ET) wins the time period over the “Dancing With the Stars” premiere by a +20% margin in 18-49 (2.4 vs. 2.0).... (more...)
NBC's TONIGHT SHOW Hits 9-Week Highs to Win Late-Night Week NBC's TONIGHT SHOW Hits 9-Week Highs to Win Late-Night Week
by TV News Desk - March 21, 2017

NBC's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON has scored nine-week highs in adults 18-49 and total viewers and its biggest margin of victory in the key 18-49 demo since mid-January, according to ratings results for the week of March 13-17.... (more...)
THE RACHEL MADDOW SHOW is No. 1 in Key Demo, Beating FOX News for Second Week THE RACHEL MADDOW SHOW is No. 1 in Key Demo, Beating FOX News for Second Week
by TV News Desk - March 21, 2017

For the second week in a row, MSNBC's THE RACHEL MADDOW SHOW (M-F 9-10pm ET) was the number-one cable news show in the key A25-54 demo in the M-F 9-10pm time period for the week of March 13, according to Nielsen.... (more...)
Season Finale & Premiere of OWN's Popular Series Deliver Strong Ratings Season Finale & Premiere of OWN's Popular Series Deliver Strong Ratings
by TV News Desk - March 21, 2017

OWN's popular drama series delivered strong ratings last week with the season finale of Tyler Perry's “The Haves and the Have Nots” and the season two premiere of the Lionsgate TV megachurch drama “Greenleaf.”... (more...)
NBC' LITTLE BIG SHOTS Wins Time Slot Among the Big 4 in 18 - 49 NBC' LITTLE BIG SHOTS Wins Time Slot Among the Big 4 in 18 - 49
by TV News Desk - March 20, 2017

NBC's LITTLE BIG SHOTS (1.5/5 in 18-49, 9.3 million viewers overall from 8-9 p.m. ET) is close to rounding up to a 1.6 (currently reporting a 1.54 in these prelim fast-affiliate ratings). Ranks #1 in the timeslot among those nets in adults 18-49, adults 25-54, adults 18-34 and all key adult-female ... (more...)
Turner Sports & CBS Sports' Coverage of NCAA Tournament Generates 29 Million Live Video Starts Turner Sports & CBS Sports' Coverage of NCAA Tournament Generates 29 Million Live Video Starts
by TV News Desk - March 20, 2017

CBS Sports and Turner Sports' coverage of the 2017 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship – airing across TBS, CBS, TNT and truTV – averaged a 5.9/14 HH rating/share to deliver the third highest-rated first Thursday since 1991... (more...)
NBC's SUPERSTORE Jumps +20% in Viewers to Most-Watched Episode Since January NBC's SUPERSTORE Jumps +20% in Viewers to Most-Watched Episode Since January
by TV News Desk - March 17, 2017

“Superstore” (1.1/4 in 18-49, 4.2 million viewers overall from 8-8:30 p.m. ET): Grows +20% versus its most recent original telecast in total viewers (4.204 million vs. 3.510 million) to its most-watched episode since Jan. 12... (more...)
NBC Wins Monday in Total Viewer, VOICE Is #1 for the Night NBC Wins Monday in Total Viewer, VOICE Is #1 for the Night
by TV News Desk - March 16, 2017

NBC wins Monday night in total viewers, led by the #1 show of the night by that measure, “The Voice.”... (more...)