TBS was in the dumps after the 2002-03 season, dragged down by the loss of tens of thousands of adults 18-49. The solution -- shed old viewers and lure new ones to bring in more ad dollars -- was…
Dance fever spread across the dial to Fox on Wednesday, as the net's premiere of "So You Think You Can Dance" delivered nifty Nielsens. Hoofer competish from 19 Entertainment and Dick Clark Prods…
President Bush's speech announcing his pick for the Supreme Court delivered big numbers for cable news nets, which spent much of the day Tuesday speculating on whom the nominee would be.
In a summer when the broadcast nets are tightly bunched in the ratings race for young adults, a big event like the Major League Baseball All-Star Game can shake up the order of things.
The Sci Fi Channel delivered stratospheric primetime ratings for the season premieres of its July 15 lineup of scripted series "Stargate SG-1," "Stargate Atlantis" and "Battlestar Galactica."
Don't Spaniards dig suburban satire, dead narrators and sex with gardeners? "Desperate Housewives" has trounced the opposition on terrestrial webs in northern Europe, decimating broadcasters'…
One week after summer smash "Dancing With the Stars" ended its run, ABC retained its Wednesday supremacy with a stout start for unscripted skein "Brat Camp." Six-week series from Shapiro/Grodner…
A number of preemptions put a dent in syndie ratings for the week ended July 3. Over 30 hours of Wimbledon coverage, President Bush's June 28 speech on Iraq and a three-hour preemption for the…
Though baseball has tried upping the stakes for its All-Star Game, ratings continue to decline, with Tuesday's contest on Fox drawing the smallest aud in at least 35 years.
Just a few days after the finale of "Dancing With the Stars" scored sizzling numbers for ABC, the premiere of Mark Burnett's "Rock Star" gave CBS little to sing about.
Five years later, auds are still fascinated by the shenanigans in the "Big Brother" house. The CBS summer reality staple kicked off its sixth edition Thursday night with winning numbers, although it…