tv.broadwayworld.com

PRIMETIME

 

About ... (read more...)

Primetime small logo
click to enlarge

More: ABC
Website |
Back to Main...
   E-Mail Link





Latest Tweet




Latest Articles


THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL Continues Dominance in Primetime THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL Continues Dominance in Primetime
by TV News Desk - September 23, 2016

Week two of THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL on Thursday, Sept. 22 featuring the New England Patriots beating the Houston Texans 27-0 was seen on an average minute audience basis by 17.9 million viewers across all platforms, including the CBS Television Network, the NFL Network, Twitter, NFL Digital and CBS ... (more...)
Oprah Winfrey, Tom Hanks & More Set for ABC's TAKING THE STAGE Oprah Winfrey, Tom Hanks & More Set for ABC's TAKING THE STAGE
by TV News Desk - September 23, 2016

The ABC Television Network celebrates the unveiling of the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture with a two-hour program of music, dance and the spoken word called “Taking the Stage: African American Music and Stories That Changed America.”... (more...)
NBC's SUPERSTORE & CHICAGO MED Tie as #2 Entertainment Shows of the Night NBC's SUPERSTORE & CHICAGO MED Tie as #2 Entertainment Shows of the Night
by TV News Desk - September 23, 2016

“Superstore” and “Chicago Med” are tied for the #2 rating of the night for entertainment programming on the Big 4 in 18-49, behind only “Grey's Anatomy.” “Chicago Med” is the #2 entertainment show the night in total viewers, boosting NBC to rank as the #1 entertainment network in total viewers from... (more...)
CBS Sports' THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL UP +5% From Last Year CBS Sports' THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL UP +5% From Last Year
by TV News Desk - September 23, 2016

CBS and NFL Network's telecast of THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL earned an average overnight household rating/share of 12.5/21, +5% from last year's 11.9/20 for the second week of TNF, which featured Washington-New York Giants (9/24/15), according to Nielsen metered market ratings for Sept. 22.... (more...)
Season 2 Debut of NBC's BLINDSPOT Matches Last Year's Finale Season 2 Debut of NBC's BLINDSPOT Matches Last Year's Finale
by TV News Desk - September 22, 2016

The regular-slot season-two debut of “Blindspot” (1.3/5 in 18-49, 6.0 million viewers overall from 8-9 p.m. ET): Maintains 100% of last May's season finale (1.3 vs. 1.3 on May 23, which followed “The Voice”).... (more...)
Debut of NBC's THIS IS US is Top-Rated Scripted Show in Slot in 6 Years Debut of NBC's THIS IS US is Top-Rated Scripted Show in Slot in 6 Years
by TV News Desk - September 21, 2016

NBC wins the night in every key demo, sweeping 6 of 6 half-hours in 18-49. “The Voice” and “This Is Us” are the #1-2 shows of the night in 18-49.... (more...)
NBC Takes the Week Among ABC, CBS, NBC & Fox in Every Key Measure NBC Takes the Week Among ABC, CBS, NBC & Fox in Every Key Measure
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2016

NBC has dominated the Sept. 12-18 primetime ratings week, with “Sunday Night Football,” two editions of “America's Got Talent,” “Better Late Than Never” and “Blindspot” accounting for five of the week's ten most-watched shows on the Big 4 networks, according to “live plus same day” figures from Niel... (more...)
VIDEO: EMPIRE's Jussie Smollett Reveals He 'Would Love' to Come to Broadway VIDEO: EMPIRE's Jussie Smollett Reveals He 'Would Love' to Come to Broadway
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2016

While co-hosting today's LIVE WITH KELLY. EMPIRE's Jussie Smollett revealed he'd love to hit the Broadway stage. 'I would love to, as soon as there's time,' shared the actor.... (more...)
Special Preview of NBC's THE GOOD PLACE Equals Network's Top Comedy Debut Special Preview of NBC's THE GOOD PLACE Equals Network's Top Comedy Debut
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2016

A special Monday preview of “The Good Place” (2.3/8 in 18-49, 8.1 million viewers overall from 10-11 p.m. ET): Generates strong sampling -- NBC's highest in-season ratings in the slot in 18-49 and total viewers since Dec. 14, 2015 (3.0 in 18-49, 11.3 million viewers with the “Voice 9” finale).... (more...)
Cynthia Erivo & More Set for ABC's TAKING THE STAGE – CHANGING AMERICA Cynthia Erivo & More Set for ABC's TAKING THE STAGE – CHANGING AMERICA
by TV News Desk - September 20, 2016

ABC added another collection of powerful voices to the opening of the Smithsonian's new National Museum of African American History and Culture. Stars will include John Batiste, Shirley Caesar, Chloe X Halle, Fantasia, Robert Glasper, Herbie Hancock, John Legend, Mary Mary, Donnie McClurkin and Cynt... (more...)
2016 Emmys Averages 11.3 Million Viewers and Reaches 25.9 Million 2016 Emmys Averages 11.3 Million Viewers and Reaches 25.9 Million
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2016

Up against big NFL-fueled competition from Sunday Night Football on NBC (Minnesota Vikings-Green Bay Packers) and an NFL-overrun inflated CBS (Colts-Broncos), ABC's telecast of “The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards” attracted an average audience of 11.3 million viewers, retaining 95% of its year-ago audie... (more...)
Comedy Central Wins Four Primetime Emmys Led by KEY AND PEELE Comedy Central Wins Four Primetime Emmys Led by KEY AND PEELE
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2016

Comedy Central earned four awards at last night's 2015-2016 Primetime Emmy® Awards Ceremony. The #1 brand in comedy scored back-to-back wins in the Variety Sketch Series, Directing for a Variety Series, and Interactive Media – Social TV Experience categories.... (more...)
Season Premiere of CBS's THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL Draws 15.7 Million Viewers Season Premiere of CBS's THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL Draws 15.7 Million Viewers
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2016

The 2016 season kickoff of THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL on Thursday, Sept. 15 featuring the New York Jets at the Buffalo Bills was seen on an average minute audience basis by 15.7 million viewers across all platforms... (more...)
VIDEO: Matt Damon Surprises at EMMYS to Mock Long-Time Foe Jimmy Kimmel VIDEO: Matt Damon Surprises at EMMYS to Mock Long-Time Foe Jimmy Kimmel
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2016

EMMY host Jimmy Kimmel and surprise guest Matt Damon continued their long-running on-air feud on last night's live broadcast just moments after it was announced that Kimmel would not be the recipient of the Emmy for Outstanding Variety Talk Series. ... (more...)
HBO Tops the EMMYS - Check Out Wins by Show and Network! HBO Tops the EMMYS - Check Out Wins by Show and Network!
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2016

Below, check out the complete list of wins by program and network, including the Creative Arts Awards... (more...)
Broadway Alum Sarah Paulson Wins Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress Broadway Alum Sarah Paulson Wins Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2016

Sarah Paulson picked up an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie for her role as prosecutor Marcia Clark in FX's AMERICAN CRIME STORY: THE PEOPLE VS. O. J. SIMPSON.... (more...)
The 68th Emmy Awards Complete Nominees and Winners List; ALL THE WINNERS! The 68th Emmy Awards Complete Nominees and Winners List; ALL THE WINNERS!
by Matt Tamanini - September 18, 2016

The 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards telecast air live tonight on ABC at 8:00pm ET, and BroadwayWorld will have you covered with all of the winners, highlights, and commentary. This page will update after every winner, so you are always up-to-date about who's taking home a trophy. ... (more...)
Patti Murin, 'Some Like It Pop' Hosts, BWW TV Staff Pick 2016 Emmy Winners Patti Murin, 'Some Like It Pop' Hosts, BWW TV Staff Pick 2016 Emmy Winners
by Matt Tamanini - September 17, 2016

Throughout the week, we've been highlighting some of our favorite nominees with theatre backgrounds, and on Sunday, we will have all of the biggest Emmys news and looks back at the ceremony's best moments. Today, we are releasing our official BroadwayWorld predictions.... (more...)
4 Episodes of NBC's SUPERSTORE Tie as Night's #1 Non-Sports Show on Big 4 in 18-49 4 Episodes of NBC's SUPERSTORE Tie as Night's #1 Non-Sports Show on Big 4 in 18-49
by TV News Desk - September 16, 2016

Four consecutive encore telecasts of NBC's SUPERSTORE from 8 through 10 p.m. ET: Tied as the top-rated non-sports show of the night on the Big 4 in 18-49. Maintained a 0.8 rating in 18-49 through all four half-hours.... (more...)
BWW Profile: Dame Maggie Smith Emmy-Nominated Star of Stage and Screen BWW Profile: Dame Maggie Smith Emmy-Nominated Star of Stage and Screen
by Matt Tamanini - September 16, 2016

This morning we are taking a look at the illustrious career of Dame Maggie Smith. I mean, she's a Dame after all; Queen Elizabeth doesn't just hand those out to anyone. Her career includes highlights from on stage, including 'The Importance of Being Earnest,' 'Private Lives,' and 'Lettice and Lovage... (more...)
NBC's AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Jumps to Its Top Finale in 5 Years NBC's AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Jumps to Its Top Finale in 5 Years
by TV News Desk - September 15, 2016

NBC wins the night in every key measure, taking six of six half-hours among the Big 4 nets in both 18-49 and total viewers.... (more...)
BWW Profile: Benedict Cumberbatch Emmy-Nominated Star of Stage and Screen BWW Profile: Benedict Cumberbatch Emmy-Nominated Star of Stage and Screen
by Matt Tamanini - September 15, 2016

Though only 38 years old, British actor Benedict Cumberbatch has already amassed an impressive list of credits on stage, on television, and on the big screen. Though he has yet to grace a Broadway stage, I have a feeling that that is just an eventuality as his popularity continues to skyrocket on th... (more...)
Kiefer Sutherland to Perform on ABC's THE VIEW, 9/28 Kiefer Sutherland to Perform on ABC's THE VIEW, 9/28
by BWW News Desk - September 15, 2016

Momentum continues for Kiefer Sutherland's music career and debut album DOWN IN A HOLE with an upcoming performance of his new single “Can't Stay Away” on ABC's “The View” Sept. 28.... (more...)
Mary J. Blige, Jamie Foxx, Dave Grohl and Usher Announced as Performers at ABC's TAKING THE STAGE – CHANGING AMERICA Mary J. Blige, Jamie Foxx, Dave Grohl and Usher Announced as Performers at ABC's TAKING THE STAGE – CHANGING AMERICA
by TV News Desk - September 14, 2016

ABC announced its lineup of exceptional talent to be seen at the opening of the Smithsonian's new National Museum of African American History and Culture. Stars will include Mary J. Blige, Jamie Foxx, Dave Grohl with Trouble Funk, Usher, Christina Aguilera, Common, NeYo, Patti Austin, The Alvin Aile... (more...)
BWW Profile: Christine Baranski Emmy-Nominated Star of Stage and Screen BWW Profile: Christine Baranski Emmy-Nominated Star of Stage and Screen
by Matt Tamanini - September 14, 2016

Today we take a look back at the incredible career of stage and screen star Christine Baranski; from Broadway shows like THE REAL THING, RUMORS, BOEING-BOEING, to films THE BIRDCAGE, CHICAGO, MAMMA MIA, and the upcoming INTO THE WOODS, to TV shows CYBILL, THE BIG BANG THEORY, and THE GOOD WIFE, for ... (more...)






TV VIDEOS


BWW Review: Hilarious MIKE & DAVE NEED WEDDING DATES Flips Script on Gross-Out ComediesBWW Review: Hilarious MIKE & DAVE Flips Script on Gross-Out Comedies BWW Exclusive: Dame Judi Dench Discusses Shakespeare, Her Passion, CATS, Potential Broadway Return
Exclusive: Judi Dench on Shakespeare, CATS, Potential Broadway Return

Become a Fan, Follower & Subscriber

           Facebook Like Follow