Summer's still a couple months off, but most syndie shows were in the summer doldrums for the week ended April 11.
The webs ended the 1992-93 prime time Nielsen season with a whimper, setting an all-time record for lowest weeklong three-network share (55) in the regular season.
The rating services delivered a split verdict in Saturday's climatic coverage of the outcome of the Rodney G. King civil rights trial.
With college basketball finished CBS moved back on top in the Saturday-morning race April 10, while other streaks continued unabated in Nielsen daytime and fringe rankings for April 5-9.
Whether ABC renews "The Jackie Thomas Show" or not, it's looking more and more like it won't return to Tuesdays at 9:30 next fall.
Spring has sprung a number of syndie shows out of their rating orbits. A mixture of reruns and warmer weather combined to produce significant ratings losses for a large contingent of barter shows…
CBS' big numbers from the NCAA college basketball championship game were strong enough to carry the network to victory in a lackluster April 5-11 prime time Nielsen week.
"Good Morning America's" win streak ran to 21 weeks during Nielsen daytime and fringe ratings for March 29 to April 2, while "Nightline" has its own tear going in late night with eight consecutive…
The week of Jan. 18-24 was the most-watched week in the history of public TV , with daytime programs such as "Barney & Friends" accounting for most of the viewership increase, PBS officials said…
"Madonna Exposed" was underexposed during a mostly flat week in syndication, according to Nielsen national syndication barter rankings for the period ending March 28.
The highest-rated Academy Award telecast in 10 years has given ABC the boost it needed to break a string of 17 consecutive second-place weeklong finishes and win the March 29-April 4 prime time…