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Viva Entertainment Announces Agreement to Broadcast FIFA 2018 World Cup Soccer Live From Russia Viva Entertainment Announces Agreement to Broadcast FIFA 2018 World Cup Soccer Live From Russia
by BWW News Desk - June 13, 2018

VIVA Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTC: OTTV) ('VIVA' or 'the Company'), a distributor of Over-The-Top (OTT) IPTV content to consumers in a bundled subscription format, today announced that it has secured the rights to broadcast the 2018 Soccer World cup games from Russia live and direct on Vivalive TV... (more...)
TONIGHT SHOW Encores Top LATE SHOW Originals In 18-49 For Late Night Ratings For June 4-8 TONIGHT SHOW Encores Top LATE SHOW Originals In 18-49 For Late Night Ratings For June 4-8
by BWW News Desk - June 12, 2018

Encore telecasts of “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” have outrated originals of “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” in adults 18-49 for the late-night ratings week of June 4-8, according to “live plus same day” figures from Nielsen Media Research. Note that “Tonight” was delayed by Stanley ... (more...)
ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! Grows to a New Season High for the 2nd Straight Week with its Best Performance in 1 Year ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! Grows to a New Season High for the 2nd Straight Week with its Best Performance in 1 Year
by TV News Desk - June 12, 2018

'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' Grows to a New Season High for the 2nd Straight Week... (more...)
VIDEO: Kevin Durant on JR Smith Blunder, LeBron James & Partying After Finals Win VIDEO: Kevin Durant on JR Smith Blunder, LeBron James & Partying After Finals Win
by Stage Tube - June 12, 2018

Kevin Durant talks about winning the NBA Finals two years in a row, JR Smith's infamous mistake, the possibility of LeBron James going to Golden State, re-watching his great plays after games, and he reveals who on the team partied the most after they won. Watch the clip below!... (more...)
Scoop: Upcoming Guests on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE 6/11 - 6/15 on ABC Scoop: Upcoming Guests on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE 6/11 - 6/15 on ABC
by TV Scoop - June 08, 2018

Get all the scoop on JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE 6/11 - 6/15, airing on ABC... (more...)
ABC Dominates 3rd Straight Night of 2018 NBA Finals as JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE: Game Night 3 Posts Best-Ever Results ABC Dominates 3rd Straight Night of 2018 NBA Finals as JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE: Game Night 3 Posts Best-Ever Results
by TV News Desk - June 08, 2018

With continuing coverage of the 2018 NBA Finals (Cleveland-Golden State GM3), ABC took full control of prime time, topping the other networks combined on Wednesday for the 3rd consecutive telecast by 4% in Total Viewers (13.0 million vs. 12.5 million – CBS, NBC, Fox and CW combined) and nearly doubl... (more...)
AMERICA'S GOT TALENT & WORLD OF DANCE Are The Weeks #1 and #2 Entertainment Shows In 18-49 AMERICA'S GOT TALENT & WORLD OF DANCE Are The Weeks #1 and #2 Entertainment Shows In 18-49
by BWW News Desk - June 05, 2018

NBC has finished #2 among the Big 4 networks in adults 18-49, total viewers and all other key ratings measures for the primetime week of May 28-June 3, and ranks #1 in each of those categories excluding sports, according to “live plus same day” figures from Nielsen Media Research.... (more...)
ABC Dominates Prime Time With Coverage of the NBA Finals and THE BACHELORETTE ABC Dominates Prime Time With Coverage of the NBA Finals and THE BACHELORETTE
by TV News Desk - June 05, 2018

With the season premiere of “The Bachelorette” and the first two games of the 2018 NBA Finals, ABC dominated the week (w/o 5/28/18) over its nearest competition by 27% in Total Viewers (6.2 million vs. 4.9 million) and by 73% in Adults 18-49 (1.9/9 vs. 1.1/5). In fact, among Adults 18-49, ABC scored... (more...)
Scoop: Coming Up on THE BACHELORETTE on ABC - Monday, June 11, 2018 Scoop: Coming Up on THE BACHELORETTE on ABC - Monday, June 11, 2018
by TV Scoop - June 05, 2018

Get all the scoop on THE BACHELORETTE, airing on ABC on Monday, June 11, 2018!... (more...)
NBC Ratings Results for the Late-Night Week of May 28 - June 1 NBC Ratings Results for the Late-Night Week of May 28 - June 1
by TV News Desk - June 05, 2018

Encore telecasts of “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” have delivered a 0.45 rating in adults 18-49 and 2.1 million viewers overall for the late-night ratings week of May 28-June 1, to outrate CBS' rebroadcast week of “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” in all key demographics – adults, men a... (more...)
ESPN Matches Its Highest-Rated NBA Game Ever with 9.1 Metered Market Rating for Eastern Conference Finals Game 7 ESPN Matches Its Highest-Rated NBA Game Ever with 9.1 Metered Market Rating for Eastern Conference Finals Game 7
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2018

ESPN matched its highest-rated NBA game ever with a 9.1 metered market rating for the Cleveland Cavaliers victory over the Boston Celtics in Game 7 of the 2018 Eastern Conference Finals, according to Nielsen. It matched Game 7 of the 2012 Eastern Conference Finals: the Miami Heat and LeBron James vs... (more...)
ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE: Game Night Episodes Return for the 2018 NBA Finals with Sandra Bullock, Ryan Gosling, & More ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE: Game Night Episodes Return for the 2018 NBA Finals with Sandra Bullock, Ryan Gosling, & More
by TV News Desk - May 23, 2018

For the 11th consecutive year in conjunction with the NBA Finals, ABC will present “Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night.” These special-edition episodes will air during prime time every night of the NBA Finals, beginning with Game One on Thursday, May 31.... (more...)
ESPN & Kobe Bryant's Granity Studios' Show DETAIL to Debut April 12 on ESPN+ ESPN & Kobe Bryant's Granity Studios' Show DETAIL to Debut April 12 on ESPN+
by BWW News Desk - April 05, 2018

ESPN today announced that Detail, its new basketball analysis show in collaboration with five-time NBA Champion Kobe Bryant and his Granity Studios, is set to debut on Thursday, April 12, exclusively on ESPN+.... (more...)
Nominees For 39th Annual SPORTS EMMY AWARDS Announced Nominees For 39th Annual SPORTS EMMY AWARDS Announced
by BWW News Desk - March 29, 2018

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NBC Sweeps The Primetime Week Of 2/5-2/11 NBC Sweeps The Primetime Week Of 2/5-2/11
by BWW News Desk - February 13, 2018

NBC Sweeps The Primetime Week Of 2/5-2/11... (more...)
Season Three of NBA Saturday Primetime on ABC Launches 1/20 Season Three of NBA Saturday Primetime on ABC Launches 1/20
by TV News Desk - January 16, 2018

The third season of NBA Saturday Primetime on ABC presented by YouTube TV launches Jan. 20 with two blockbuster games, including a special matinee broadcast.... (more...)
ESPN's New Morning Show GET UP Debuts 4/2 ESPN's New Morning Show GET UP Debuts 4/2
by TV News Desk - January 15, 2018

Mornings on ESPN will look different this spring when its new morning show GET UP, featuring Michelle Beadle, Mike Greenberg, and Jalen Rose, premieres Monday, April 2.... (more...)
JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Starts 2018 With a New Season High JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Starts 2018 With a New Season High
by TV News Desk - January 09, 2018

ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE kicked off the first week of 2018 (week of 1/1/18) with a new season high in Adults 18-49 (652,000) and its 2nd largest audience of the season (2.405 million). In fact, Kimmel delivered its best performance with Adults 18-49 in more than 6 months since the NBA Finals-led ... (more...)
Four Blockbuster NBA Games Set for ABC & ESPN Christmas Day Four Blockbuster NBA Games Set for ABC & ESPN Christmas Day
by TV News Desk - December 22, 2017

Dec. 25 will be a very Merry Christmas for NBA fans as ESPN and ABC will combine to televise four blockbuster games across more than 11 consecutive hours of cross-platform NBA coverage.... (more...)
BWW Interview: Jordan Fisher Talks Life-Changing DWTS' Experience, HAMILTON & More BWW Interview: Jordan Fisher Talks Life-Changing DWTS' Experience, HAMILTON & More
by Caryn Robbins - October 16, 2017

Today, Fisher takes a moment out of his busy rehearsal schedule to speak with BWW about his life-changing experience on DANCING WITH THE STARS, his burgeoning music career and his strong desire to one day return to the place he calls 'home,' the Broadway stage.... (more...)
'Jimmy Kimmel Live' Grows to Its Best Non-NBA Finals Week in Over 6 Months 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' Grows to Its Best Non-NBA Finals Week in Over 6 Months
by TV News Desk - October 03, 2017

During the opening week of the new 2017-18 TV season (w/o 9/25/17), ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live jumped over the prior week by 13% in Total Viewers (2.298 million vs. 2.035 million) and 23% among Adults 18-49 (626,000 vs. 509,000) to its best performance since June since the weeks of 6/5/17 and 6/12/... (more...)
'Jimmy Kimmel Live' Wins Monday for the 2nd Week in a Row in Adults 18-49 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' Wins Monday for the 2nd Week in a Row in Adults 18-49
by TV News Desk - October 03, 2017

For the 2nd Monday in a row, ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live ranked as the No. 1 late-night talk show with Adults 18-49 (0.7/4) in the 25 LPM Markets, topping NBC's The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon by 17% (0.6/3) and CBS' The Late Show with Stephen Colbert by 20% (0.5/3).... (more...)
Former NBA Finals M.V.P. Paul Pierce Joins ESPN as NBA Studio Analyst Former NBA Finals M.V.P. Paul Pierce Joins ESPN as NBA Studio Analyst
by TV News Desk - September 28, 2017

ESPN today announced that former NBA Finals M.V.P. Paul Pierce has joined the company as an NBA studio analyst.... (more...)
ABC's 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' Hits a 6-Month High in HHs – Ranks No. 1 on Monday in AD18-49 ABC's 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' Hits a 6-Month High in HHs – Ranks No. 1 on Monday in AD18-49
by TV News Desk - September 26, 2017

On the opening night of the new 2017-18 TV season (9/25/17), ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live scored its highest-rated telecast on any night in late-night without an NBA finals lead-in in more than 6 months in Households (2.3/6) in the 56 Metered Markets since 3/13/17.... (more...)
Doris Burke to Become Full-Time ESPN NBA Game Analyst Doris Burke to Become Full-Time ESPN NBA Game Analyst
by TV News Desk - September 26, 2017

ESPN today announced that highly-respected basketball commentator Doris Burke will start a new role as a full-time ESPN NBA game analyst.... (more...)