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HOLLYWOOD — There’s no “Survivor,” “Fear Factor” or “American Idol” among this summer’s crop of unscripted skeins, but the nets are generating solid numbers with their reality fare nonetheless.

Last week, half of the top 10 programs among adults 18-49 were reality shows, according to Nielsen, with standout performances from NBC’s “Who Wants to Marry My Dad,” “For Love or Money 2” and “The Restaurant” and CBS’ “Big Brother 4.”

And Bravo’s “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy,” while declining a bit in the ratings last week on the cabler, enjoyed strong sampling with an hourlong airing Thursday on NBC (3.8/11 in A18-49, 7.68 million viewers overall), winning the 10 o’clock hour in all under-55 categories.

But then there’s a batch of struggling reality programs, such as ABC’s “Real Roseanne Show” (canceled after two weeks) and “The Family,” NBC’s “Race to the Altar” and CBS’ “Cupid.”

On the firstrun scripted front, Fox drama “The OC” is looking stronger after its second outing, while FX continues to do well with “Nip/Tuck.” A pair of original cable movies, Disney Channel’s “The Cheetah Girls” and TBS’ “Red Water,” also scored big.

Week of Aug. 11-17 included several days of power outages in major U.S. cities such as New York, Detroit and Cleveland. As a result, ratings were lower than usual for some programs on Thursday through Saturday, and Nielsen has coded all shows airing on these nights as “breakouts” and thus won’t be included in the week or seasonal averages.

In preliminary Nielsen averages for the abbreviated week of Aug. 11-17, NBC won among adults 18-49 for its 12th straight victory (projected 2.9 rating) while CBS again took the week in total viewers (projected 7.9 million). Actual averages were somewhat murky late Tuesday, as Nielsen was still tweaking final nationals for Sunday.

‘Dad’ gets best figures

At NBC, “Who Wants to Marry My Dad” ended its five-week run with series-best scores (4.7/13 in A18-49, 11.11m), teaming with best-yet numbers from “For Love or Money 2” (4.4/12, 9.87m) to lift the net to an easy Monday victory.

Net also closed the week well, as preliminary nationals had “The Restaurant” serving up its best ratings to date (3.9/11 in A18-49, 8.1 million viewers overall), ranking as Sunday’s top program in key demos.

CBS’ “Big Brother 4” won all three of its hours in both adults 18-49 and 25-54, and has now won with each of its last 17 telecasts. Show hit a Tuesday high (4.0/14 in A18-49), the net’s best score in the night’s 8 o’clock hour in 18 months, while Wednesday’s edition matched a summer high (4.1/13).

At Fox, week two of soap “The OC” shot up 21% week-to-week in 18-49 (to 3.5/10) and a whopping 40% in 18-34 (to 4.2/12), leading its hour in both. Net’s “Paradise Hotel” looked solid on Wednesday (second-place 3.4/10 in A18-49) despite tough competish from “Big Brother.”

All quiet on ABC front

ABC had a quiet week, with highlights including a Friday victory in 18-49 (led by a slot-winning 2.4/8 from “20/20”) and a record build for Wednesday laffer “George Lopez” (3.1/11) relative to its “My Wife and Kids” lead-in (2.3/9).

Not much was cooking at either UPN or the WB, with the latter’s music skein “Pepsi Smash” (0.9/3 in A18-49) continuing to struggle.

Among the cable highlights was a big tune-in for Disney Channel’s “The Cheetah Girls,” which was the week’s most-watched cable program (6.5 million viewers) and dominated its slot in kids 6-11, teens 12-17 and tweens 9-14, including a 40 share among female teens. For the entire day, the cabler delivered its best-ever averages in kids and tweens.

Tuesday in cable, Bravo’s “Queer Eye for the Straight Guy” (1.3/4 in A18-49, 2.27m) was down 19% week-to-week in the demo, while FX’s “Nip/Tuck” remained strong, off 6% in 18-49 to 1.7/5 in and 3.35 million viewers overall.

The season finale of MTV’s “The Osbournes” placed a lackluster fifth in the 10:30 half-hour among adults 18-49 (1.5/5) — behind NBC, ABC, CBS and FX — and averaged 2.79 million viewers overall.