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NBC Wins its 4th Straight September-to-September Season NBC Wins its 4th Straight September-to-September Season
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2017

NBC has won its fourth consecutive September-to-September television season in the key primetime demographic of adults 18-49, having clinched a first-place finish with one week left to count in the 2016-17 season, according to most current ratings data from Nielsen Media Research.... (more...)
ABC News' 'Nightline' Beats CBS' 'The Late Late Show With James Corden' in Total Viewers, Adults 25-54 and Adults 18-49 ABC News' 'Nightline' Beats CBS' 'The Late Late Show With James Corden' in Total Viewers, Adults 25-54 and Adults 18-49
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2017

For the 2nd week in a row, Nightline improved on the year-ago week (472,000 and 346,000, respectively, for w/o 9/12/17) in Adults 25-54 (+4%) and Adults 18-49 (+6%).... (more...)
ABC's 'The Chew' Beats CBS' 'The Talk' for the 14th Consecutive Week With Women 18-49, Including by Double Digits for the Past 5 Weeks ABC's 'The Chew' Beats CBS' 'The Talk' for the 14th Consecutive Week With Women 18-49, Including by Double Digits for the Past 5 Weeks
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2017

For the week of September 11, 2017, ABC's 'The Chew' out-delivered CBS' 'The Talk' for the 14th consecutive week in key Women 18-49(+28% 318,000/0.5 rating vs. 248,000/0.4 rating).... (more...)
ABC's 'The View' Scores Its Top Telecast in All Key Target Demos in 6 Months ABC's 'The View' Scores Its Top Telecast in All Key Target Demos in 6 Months
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2017

ABC's The View averaged 2.785 million Total Viewers, 522,000 Women 25-54 and 398,000 Women 18-49 during the week of September 11, 2017, based on Live + Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research.... (more...)
Season Premiere of DANCING WITH THE STARS Delivers Monday Night Win for ABC Season Premiere of DANCING WITH THE STARS Delivers Monday Night Win for ABC
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2017

Featuring the 25th season premiere of DWTS and To Tell the Truth, ABC won Monday night in Total Viewers (9.0 million) and Adults 18-49 (1.4/5), outdelivering NBC with the finales of American Ninja Warrior and Midnight, Texas (4.9 million and 1.3/5).... (more...)
ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Grows to a 3-Month High in Total Viewers ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Grows to a 3-Month High in Total Viewers
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2017

During the week of September 11, 2017, ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live grew over the prior week by 11% in Total Viewers (2.172 million vs. 1.955 million) to draw its biggest overall audience in more than 3 months since the week of 6/5/17.... (more...)
MEET THE PRESS WITH CHUCK TODD Continues as No. 1 Most-Watched Sunday Show MEET THE PRESS WITH CHUCK TODD Continues as No. 1 Most-Watched Sunday Show
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2017

MEET THE PRESS WITH CHUCK TODD was the #1 most-watched Sunday show in the key A25-54 demo this past Sunday, Sept. 17, according to Nielsen data continuing its lead as the #1 most-watched Sunday show across the board season-to-date.... (more...)
NBC's TONIGHT SHOW Wins Late-Night Ratings & Total Viewers NBC's TONIGHT SHOW Wins Late-Night Ratings & Total Viewers
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2017

THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON has won the late-night ratings week of Sept. 11-15 versus its ABC and CBS time-period competition in every key ratings measure adults, men and women 18-34; adults, men and women 18-49; and adults, men and women 25-54, plus total viewers... (more...)
NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT Dominated Key Demo for the Week NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT Dominated Key Demo for the Week
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2017

NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT won the key demo for the week of September 11, marking its 65th straight week as the #1 most-watched evening broadcast according to Nielsen Research Data.... (more...)
NBC's TODAY is No. 1 in Total Viewers and All Demos NBC's TODAY is No. 1 in Total Viewers and All Demos
by TV News Desk - September 19, 2017

Once again, more viewers turn to NBC News' TODAY during breaking news. For the week of 9/4, TODAY was the number-one morning show outright topping ABC's Good Morning America in total viewers and all demos... (more...)
JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE, Featuring Guest Sean Spicer, Is Ratings Win JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE, Featuring Guest Sean Spicer, Is Ratings Win
by TV News Desk - September 14, 2017

On Wednesday, September 13, 2017, ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVEdelivered its highest-rated telecast on any night in 3 months in Households (2.1/6) in the 56 Metered Markets since Monday, 6/12/17, following Game 5 of the 2017 NBA Finals.... (more...)
NBC's 'TALENT', HOLLYWOOD GAME NIGHT Dominate Tuesday Night in Viewers NBC's 'TALENT', HOLLYWOOD GAME NIGHT Dominate Tuesday Night in Viewers
by TV News Desk - September 14, 2017

NBC has dominated the primetime ratings week of Sept. 4-10 in adults 18-49, total viewers and all other key measures, claiming four of the top six primetime entertainment shows of the week on the Big 4 networks in 18-49 and four of the top four in total viewers.... (more...)
NBC's TONIGHT SHOW Delivers Its Top-Rated Week Since Mid-March NBC's TONIGHT SHOW Delivers Its Top-Rated Week Since Mid-March
by TV News Desk - September 14, 2017

NBC's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON has delivered its top-rated week in nearly six months to earn ratings wins for the week of Sept. 4-8 versus the timeslot competition on ABC and CBS in every key demographic adults, men and women 18-34; adults, men and women 18-49... (more...)
CBS's THE LATE SHOW Wins Labor Day Week in Viewers CBS's THE LATE SHOW Wins Labor Day Week in Viewers
by TV News Desk - September 14, 2017

THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT won Labor Day week in viewers, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for the week ending Sept. 8, which excluded all Monday late night rebroadcasts. THE LATE SHOW averaged 2.89m viewers, up +46% from the same week last year (1.98m). THE LATE SHOW beat Th... (more...)
NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT Scores Another Key Demo Win; No. 1 for 64 Weeks NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT Scores Another Key Demo Win; No. 1 for 64 Weeks
by TV News Desk - September 14, 2017

NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT won the key demo for the week of September 4, marking its 64th straight week as the #1 most-watched evening broadcast.... (more...)
CBS THIS MORNING Posts Largest Year-to-Year Gain in Viewers Among Morning News Shows CBS THIS MORNING Posts Largest Year-to-Year Gain in Viewers Among Morning News Shows
by TV News Desk - September 14, 2017

In a heavy news week, CBS THIS MORNING posted the largest year-to-year gain in viewers for a network morning news broadcast, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for the week ending Sept. 8, 2017.... (more...)
AMERICAN HORROR STORY: CULT Premieres to Over 9 Million Total Viewers AMERICAN HORROR STORY: CULT Premieres to Over 9 Million Total Viewers
by TV News Desk - September 13, 2017

AMERICAN HORROR STORY: CULT, the groundbreaking and award-winning anthology series from Co-Creators Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk, drew 4.56 million Adults 18-49 and 6.91 million Total Viewers for its premiere telecast... (more...)
'MISS AMERICA' Makes ABC No. 1 Non-Sports Network in Its 2-Hour Time Slot 'MISS AMERICA' Makes ABC No. 1 Non-Sports Network in Its 2-Hour Time Slot
by TV News Desk - September 13, 2017

During its final half-hour from 10:30-11:00 p.m. as Miss North Dakota Cara Mund was crowned, The Miss America Competition pulled in 6.3 million viewers and a 1.3 rating, 5 share with young adults.... (more...)
MISS AMERICA Scores 3-Month Highs in Its Sunday Slot and Grows With Women 18-34 MISS AMERICA Scores 3-Month Highs in Its Sunday Slot and Grows With Women 18-34
by TV News Desk - September 12, 2017

On a night where millions of viewers lost electricity due to Hurricane Irma and opposite big NFL-fueled competition from the season opener of NBC's Sunday Night Football (New York Giants-Dallas Cowboys) and Fox's NFL overrun-inflated lineup with the highly promoted series debut of The Orville, A... (more...)
ESPN Coverage of U.S. Open Women's Final Coverage is  ESPN's Best Ever; Up 36% ESPN Coverage of U.S. Open Women's Final Coverage is ESPN's Best Ever; Up 36%
by TV News Desk - September 11, 2017

Saturday's US Open Women's Championship on ESPN – a battle of young American women in which unseeded Sloane Stephens convincingly triumphed over No. 15 Madison Key 6-3, 6-0 – earned a 1.9 overnight rating in the metered markets for the match portion of the three-hour telecast, 36% higher than last y... (more...)
ABC's BACHELOR IN PARADISE and SOMEWHERE BETWEEN Build to Tuesday Highs ABC's BACHELOR IN PARADISE and SOMEWHERE BETWEEN Build to Tuesday Highs
by TV News Desk - September 06, 2017

With “Bachelor in Paradise,” back-to-back repeats of “black-ish” and “Somewhere Between,” ABC delivered the No. 2 network position on Tuesday night in Adults 18-49 (0.7/3) to an “America's Got Talent”-led NBC.... (more...)
AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Generates No. 1 & No. 2 Entertainment Rankings of Primetime Week AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Generates No. 1 & No. 2 Entertainment Rankings of Primetime Week
by TV News Desk - September 06, 2017

NBC has finished #2 in adults 18-49 and total viewers for the primetime ratings week of Aug. 28-Sept. 3, led by the #1-2 primetime entertainment shows of the week on those nets in both categories, the Tuesday and Wednesday telecasts of AMERICA'S GOT TALENT... (more...)
NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT Is No. 1 Across the Board for the Week NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT Is No. 1 Across the Board for the Week
by TV News Desk - September 06, 2017

NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT was the #1 most-watched evening broadcast across the board for the week of August 28th according to Nielsen data.... (more...)
NBC's TONIGHT SHOW Takes Encore Week in Total Viewers & 18-49 NBC's TONIGHT SHOW Takes Encore Week in Total Viewers & 18-49
by TV News Desk - September 06, 2017

An encore week of THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON has taken the late-night ratings week of Aug. 28-Sept. 1 versus the rebroadcast time-period competition on ABC and CBS in every key measure – adults, men and women 18-34... (more...)
OWN Docu-Series BLACK LOVE Debuts to Record Ratings OWN Docu-Series BLACK LOVE Debuts to Record Ratings
by TV News Desk - August 31, 2017

OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced today it has ordered more episodes of the hit docu-series BLACK LOVE which debuted Tuesday (8/29/17) with 1.2 million total viewers and a 0.89 rating for W25-54, becoming OWN's most-watched unscripted series debut in OWN history... (more...)