Each of the major nets enjoyed success with first-year drama series last week, but it was unscripted drama -- "American Idol" -- that lifted Fox to victory among young adults.
Sturdy perfs by "CSI: Miami" and comedies "Everybody Loves Raymond" and "Two and a Half Men" propelled CBS to another Monday primetime ratings victory, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
The hot drama combo of "Desperate Housewives" and "Grey's Anatomy," the latter of which hit series highs, vaulted ABC to another easy primetime Sunday ratings victory, according to preliminary…
UPN's "Veronica Mars" and NBC's "The Office" haven't been ratings juggernauts in their first seasons, but they do have one thing going for them: a fertile timeslot.
ABC's Steve McPherson won't even entertain the notion, but there's a growing consensus that next year's ratings race may be his to lose. Already flush from the success of "Desperate Housewives" and…
Michael Jackson's trial may not be the audience boost that Scott Peterson's was for the 24-hour newsies. They have in fact scaled back their wall-to-wall coverage, but it has been a boon for one…
"CSI" and "Survivor" helped CBS dominate primetime on Thursday, as the net easily won every half-hour of the evening, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
There was no end to Fox's winning ways with "American Idol," but NBC opened its event series "Revelations" to strong numbers Wednesday. Delivering the Peacock's best ratings in Wednesday's middle…
NBC's six-hour event series "Revelations" bowed to good numbers Wednesday night despite facing a full hour of Fox's still-dominant "American Idol," according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen…
Fox roughly matched the combined demo deliveries of the other three major networks on Tuesday night, as both "American Idol" and "House" again dominated their timeslots, according to preliminary…
Spike scored a ratings KO Saturday night with the finale of "The Ultimate Fighter." The live 2½-hour event at 9 p.m. drew a series-high 2.6 million overall viewers to become the second most-watched…