The highly anticipated debut of "Dr. Phil" was just what the syndication doctor ordered -- the best premiere ratings performance by a syndicated talk show since "The Oprah Winfrey Show" debuted in…
Here's a hard fact about the WB's soft and cuddly Monday lineup: It's a ratings winner. Series premiere of "Everwood" established some network highs in its 9 o'clock hour, teaming with the seventh…
The season opener of "Monday Night Football" helped ABC find its way to the primetime winner's circle for the first time in six months.
The WB tapped into some nostalgia on Thursday, as the series premiere of the net's "Family Affair" remake received solid sampling from auds despite lousy critical notices.
Let the spin begin. The syndie sector has long been derided as the used-car sales biz of the entertainment world, but this fall those who play on this lot are more desperate than ever for a syndie…
Many Americans appeared to say "enough's enough" when it comes to Sept. 11 anniversary coverage, as preliminary estimates for Wednesday indicate below-average primetime viewing levels.
Younger viewers, especially, were ready for some football Monday, as the 33rd season of ABC's "Monday Night Football" got off to a strong start.
As "American Idol" wrapped up, Fox cleaned up. Three hours of gaudy "Idol" finale numbers on Tuesday and Wednesday helped the net score some historic ratings finishes last week -- including victories…
Each of the syndicated firstrun shows that debuted last week -- "The Wayne Brady Show," "The Caroline Rhea Show" and "Celebrity Justice" -- has posted encouraging overnight ratings.
Marquee matchups on the tennis court and gridiron produced strong ratings over the weekend as the fall sports season kicks into high gear.
Fox execs were hoping for a moment like this -- and they weren't disappointed. After weeks of escalating media and viewer interest, Wednesday night's season finale of "American Idol" hit a Nielsen…