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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...)
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...)
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...)
Two Editions of AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Deliver Ratings Win for NBC Two Editions of AMERICA'S GOT TALENT Deliver Ratings Win for NBC
by TV News Desk - August 29, 2017

NBC has dominated the ratings week of Aug. 21-27 among the Big 4 networks in the key demographic of adults 18-49, as well as total viewers, led by the #1, 2 and 3 primetime shows of the week on those nets in both categories... (more...)
ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Posts 8-Week High in Total Viewers ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Posts 8-Week High in Total Viewers
by TV News Desk - August 15, 2017

During the week of August 7, 2017, ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE shot up over the prior week by 20% in Total Viewers (2.087 million vs. 1.733 million), drawing its largest audience in 8 weeks – since the week of 6/12/17. In fact, excluding this year's NBA Finals-led weeks, “Kimmel” attracted its biggest w... (more...)
NBC Dominates Ratings Week with 4 of Top 8 Primetime Shows on Big 4 NBC Dominates Ratings Week with 4 of Top 8 Primetime Shows on Big 4
by TV News Desk - August 08, 2017

NBC has won the ratings week of July 31-Aug. 6 among the Big 4 networks in the key demographic of adults 18-49, as well as total viewers and every key ratings measure, led by four of the week's top eight ratings among Big 4 primetime shows... (more...)
NBC Wins the Primetime Week of July 17-23 in 18-49, Total Viewers in All Key Demos NBC Wins the Primetime Week of July 17-23 in 18-49, Total Viewers in All Key Demos
by TV News Desk - July 25, 2017

Winning among the Big 4 networks for the fifth week in a row in adults 18-49, NBC has also captured the ratings week of July 17-23 in total viewers, households and all other key demos, paced by its popular programming that includes “America's Got Talent,” “World of Dance,” “American Ninja Warrior,” ... (more...)
Nominees Announced for THE 25TH ESPYS as Fan Voting Begins Nominees Announced for THE 25TH ESPYS as Fan Voting Begins
by TV News Desk - June 21, 2017

Nominees for “The 25th ESPYS” were revealed today and fan voting has begun. Fans can cast their vote at ESPYS.com. Voting is underway and all categories will close when the live show starts on Wednesday, July 12, at 8 p.m. EDT.... (more...)
NBC's TONIGHT SHOW Scores Most-Dominant 18-49 Win Since January NBC's TONIGHT SHOW Scores Most-Dominant 18-49 Win Since January
by TV News Desk - June 20, 2017

NBC's TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON has dominated demographic results for the late-night ratings week of June 12-16, equaling the show's highest 18-49 rating in 10 weeks while also scoring a 10-week high in total viewers.... (more...)
JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Week's No. 1 Late-Night Talker in Adults 18-49 JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Week's No. 1 Late-Night Talker in Adults 18-49
by TV News Desk - June 13, 2017

During the week of June 5, 2017, ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE was the No. 1 late-night talk show in Adults 18-49 (905,000), topping NBC's “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” by 12% (811,000) and CBS' “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” by 48% (611,000).... (more...)
NBC's AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR is Night's No. 1 Non-NBA Show in 18-49 NBC's AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR is Night's No. 1 Non-NBA Show in 18-49
by TV News Desk - June 13, 2017

NBC's AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR (1.4/5 in 18-49, 5.3 million viewers overall from 8-10 p.m. ET) is the #1 non-NBA-related show of the night on the Big 4 networks in adults 18-49 and total viewers.... (more...)
Game 3 of 2017 NBA Finals on ABC Up 14 Percent From Last Year Game 3 of 2017 NBA Finals on ABC Up 14 Percent From Last Year
by TV News Desk - June 08, 2017

Game 3 of the 2017 NBA Finals – the Golden State Warriors defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in an instant classic – delivered a 13.4 metered market rating on ABC, according to Nielsen. This was up 14 percent from an 11.8 in 2016.... (more...)
Scoop: THE BACHELORETTE on ABC - Monday, June 19, 2017 Scoop: THE BACHELORETTE on ABC - Monday, June 19, 2017
by - June 06, 2017

Get all the scoop on THE BACHELORETTE, airing on ABC on Monday, June 19, 2017!... (more...)
ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Hits a Season High in Adults 18-49 ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE Hits a Season High in Adults 18-49
by TV News Desk - June 06, 2017

During the week of May 29, 2017, ABC's JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE soared over the prior week by 36% with Adults 18-49 (800,000 vs. 588,000) to a new season high while posting its strongest performance since last June... (more...)
NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT Ranks No. 1 for 23 Straight Weeks NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT Ranks No. 1 for 23 Straight Weeks
by TV News Desk - June 06, 2017

NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT ranked #1 in the demo for the week of May 29, averaging 1.64 million A25-54 viewers, leading “ABC World News Tonight” by +169,000 viewers (+12%) and “CBS Evening News” by +456,000 viewers (+38%).... (more...)
Ariana Grande's Manchester Benefit Concert to Air on ABC Ariana Grande's Manchester Benefit Concert to Air on ABC
by TV News Desk - June 02, 2017

Hollywoodreporter.com reports that Freeform and ABC stations will provide coverage of Ariana Grande's benefit concert in Manchester, England in the U.S. this Sunday.... (more...)
NBA Champion Paul Pierce to Join NBA Countdown on ABC for NBA Finals NBA Champion Paul Pierce to Join NBA Countdown on ABC for NBA Finals
by TV News Desk - May 18, 2017

ESPN today announced that Paul Pierce, former NBA Finals MVP and 10-time All-Star, is joining the NBA Countdown team for pre-game and halftime shows throughout the NBA Finals on ABC.... (more...)
2017 NBA Western Conference Finals Telecast on ABC Up 37 Percent 2017 NBA Western Conference Finals Telecast on ABC Up 37 Percent
by TV News Desk - May 15, 2017

ABC's 2017 NBA Western Conference Finals – the Golden State Warriors defeated the San Antonio Spurs 113-111 in an impressive comeback victory – delivered a 5.6 metered market rating, according to Nielsen.... (more...)
ESPN's SPORTS CENTER to Increase Digital Emphasis, Revise TV Lineup ESPN's SPORTS CENTER to Increase Digital Emphasis, Revise TV Lineup
by TV News Desk - May 15, 2017

SportsCenter, ESPN's flagship since 1979, will launch a series of enhancements beginning next month and continuing through early 2018.... (more...)
ESPN Signs NBA Countdown Analyst Chauncey Billups to New, Multi-Year Deal ESPN Signs NBA Countdown Analyst Chauncey Billups to New, Multi-Year Deal
by TV News Desk - May 12, 2017

ESPN today announced it has signed NBA Countdown analyst Chauncey Billups to a new, multi-year deal.... (more...)