The Olympics weren't the ratings bonanza NBC was hoping for, but they did provide the Peacock with its first real spark of the season.
Fox's "American Idol" won Thursday's unprecedented four-network showdown in the 8 o'clock hour, but NBC's coverage of the Winter Olympics took the night overall, according to preliminary nationals…
Despite preemptions caused by the Olympics and related programming, magazine shows held up well and in some cases saw big gains during the week ended Feb. 12, the first full week of February sweeps.
It was no contest in Wednesday's primetime ratings race, with Fox's "American Idol" delivering its second best showing on the night in its four years on the air -- helping send the Olympics to…
Hotter programming aired on rival nets, but steady ratings for the 2006 Winter Olympics helped NBC ice the competish for a primetime victory among young adults.
Even one of the biggest nights of the Winter Olympics proved no match for Fox's scorching "American Idol" on Tuesday as the music contest more than doubled the Torino Games in key demos. Women's…
Even one of the bigger nights of the Winter Olympics proved no match for Fox's scorching "American Idol" on Tuesday, as the music contest more than doubled the Torino Games in key demos. The Olympics…
The 2006 Winter Olympics on NBC perked up some in the ratings Monday, capturing the night with one of its strongest primetime deliveries to date. Fox held tough with "24" and a special "House."
The Winter Olympics on NBC have been nothing if not consistent -- winning against lesser competish but unable to hold up against primetime's hottest series. And it's about to face its toughest test…
It's one thing to have a megahit on your sked. It's another to have something worthy of putting behind it. Both ABC and Fox have come to dominate the nights of their smashes by finding quality shows…
"Noticias Univision 41," the late evening Spanish language news show, was the highest rated late TV news program in New York Wednesday night, a first for TV.