We're not talking NFL numbers here, but the Sunday-afternoon debut of Arena Football on NBC averaged a 2.2 rating, a more-than-respectable showing against the "Bob Hope Chrysler Classic" golf event…
Blockbuster animated feature "Spirited Away" scored record TV ratings of 46.9% Jan. 24 on broadcaster Nippon TV.
In a competitive Sunday showdown, NBC's "Kingpin" successfully blunted ABC's launch of "Dragnet," with the family crime drama leading the 10 o'clock hour in key demos and delivering nice gains for…
NBC's limited-run family crime drama "Kingpin" captured its opening hour with strong ratings (5.3/14 in adults 18-49, 12.5 million viewers overall), according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen…
The Disney Channel is beginning to edge past Cartoon Network for kids 2-11 in the basic cable rankings. With January numbers in, Disney and Cartoon are tied for second in total day viewing in the…
Some scoffed last summer when the WB asked to be recognized as one of the "Big Five" networks, but so far this season, it has let its ratings back up its bravado.
NBC has sprinted out to its customary early sweeps lead thanks to a big Thursday, but the other nets are serving notice that nothing will come easy for the Peacock this month.
NBC has easily captured the first Thursday of the February sweep in the key demos of adults 18-49, 25-54 and 18-34, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen, behind super-sized episodes of its…
"American Idol" has to cool down eventually. Doesn't it? That must be the refrain of everyone not at Fox, as the music talent show incredibly hit another ratings high on Wednesday.
There appears to be no stopping Fox's music talent show "American Idol," as Wednesday's 90-minute episode set a series high among adults 18-49 (12.5/29), according to preliminary nationals from…
An anxious nation turned out in big numbers Tuesday night for President Bush's annual State of the Union Address, which rated as the most-watched such speech in 10 years.