Having been granted "unparalleled access to embed cameras in the real lives of Army wives," "Married to the Army: Alaska" can't exactly replicate Lifetime's scripted "Army Wives," or even a "Real…
Army Wives Ratings
For producer Stephanie Drachkovitch, getting Oprah Winfrey's greenlight for docu-reality series "Married to the Army" was the easy part.
"American Idol" kept Fox atop the primetime demo leaderboard last week but CBS closed the gap -- and won in total viewers -- thanks to March Madness.
Cable TV's record number of original series this summer is paying Nielsen dividends.
Andrea Wong's appointment atop Lifetime this spring sent a strong message inside and outside the femme-centric network: Programming is top priority.
Auds went for nonscripted fare in primetime last week as reality shows and sports dominated the frame. The top eight spots in the adults 18-49 program rankings for the week ended Sunday went to…