In a year when the movies themselves didn't create much excitement, controversial comic Chris Rock helped the Academy Awards telecast on ABC attract a younger, more urban aud.
CBS drama "Without a Trace" accomplished something Thursday that no series has done -- top NBC medical heavyweight "ER" in one of Nielsen's key demo categories.
The networks will ask advertisers to show them the money in May, but it's really a two-way street. Although there are many ways to measure a program's value to Madison Avenue, it's no secret that…
Powerful perfs by all three of its programs lifted CBS to an across-the-board ratings victory on the final Thursday of the February sweep, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
More than 2 million people tuned in to the two-hour finale of Bravo's fashion competish "Project Runway" Wednesday. Show delivered a series high and the best demo numbers Bravo has seen since the…
"American Idol"-fueled Fox and "Lost"-led ABC topped Wednesday's primetime ratings action to close out the third week of the February sweep -- and the nets are headed for a 1-2 finish for the month…
Another overwhelming perf by "American Idol" helped Fox win Wednesday's primetime ratings race, while ABC also fared well with "Lost," according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
"Starting Over" was the big syndication winner during the first full week of February sweeps (Feb. 7-13), hitting a national rating of 1.3, the highest mark in its 1½-year history.
In a big week for television's top-rated shows, "American Idol"-fueled Fox shared the ratings honors with CBS, which revved up with the return of "Survivor." Not to be outdone by their unscripted…
The Fox combo of "American Idol" and "House" proved way too much for its rivals on Tuesday, as the net crushed the competish from 8 to 10, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen. NBC's "Law…