It's called the halo effect, and the Sci Fi Channel basked in its glow during the week after chalking up its best-ever ratings with the two-week, 20-hour "Steven Spielberg Presents: Taken."
The "Survivor" torch is still burning brightly, as the fifth edition of the reality adventure series drummed up big ratings for CBS on Thursday.
Amid visions of sugarplums and repeats, it's time to clear out the ratings notebook at year's end, which marks roughly the one-third point of the season.
The finale of "Survivor: Thailand" and the reunion show that followed helped CBS to a dominant victory Thursday in all key demos and total viewers, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen…
"The Amazing Race 3" hit the finish line a winner for CBS on Wednesday, even though this edition fell below last spring's ratings levels.
The two-hour finale of reality series "The Amazing Race 3" won its 9-11 p.m. time period in adults 18-49 (4.6/13), according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen, helping CBS finish in a three-way…
Fox has captured Tuesday in key young-adult demos while CBS drew the largest aud overall behind "Judging Amy," the evening's most-watched program, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
ESPN has scored with a pair of ratings winners. Made-for "The Junction Boys" brought in more than 3 million viewers for the sports channel Saturday night.
Sen. Trent Lott's mea culpa Monday on cable's Black Entertainment Television may not have bolstered his career, but it did boost BET's ratings.
NBC scored another convincing primetime ratings victory among young adults last week, while CBS eked ahead in total viewers. According to Nielsen estimates for the Dec. 9-15 frame, the Peacock net…
With most of its lineup in originals, CBS vaulted back to the top of the Monday ratings leader board, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen, capturing the night in both adults 18-49 and…