CBS Gets ‘Big Bang’ in the Ratings on Thursday

“The Big Bang Theory” continued its reign as network TV’s highest-rated show on Thursday night, followed by “The Mentalist.” The fact that both shows are on CBS helped the Eye network win the night, according to Nielsen overnight ratings. “Big Bang” drew 13.631 million viewers at 8/7c, while “The Mentalist” had 12.89 million from 10 […]

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CBS Wins Thursday Despite ‘Gentleman’ Debut

CBS didn’t exactly get a big bang out of the premiere of its new fall sitcom “How to Be a Gentleman” Thursday night. The new comedy starring Kevin Dillon and David Hornsby (who also created the series) drew 8.959 million viewers in its debut Thursday at 8:30 p.m./7:30c, following a new episode of “The Big […]

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Kate Walsh Shows Raunchy Side at Sheen Roast

Kate Walsh is preparing for life after “Private Practice” – by trying out her stand up skills at “The Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen.” “I do have a bit of raunchy to me,” she admitted moments after the cameras stopped rolling Saturday night in Los Angeles.  “I am Irish, after all.” Walsh was one […]

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Younger Viewers Flock to One-Hour ‘Office’ Finale

“The Office” season finale on NBC was the demo winner Thursday night among scripted shows, but “The Mentalist” finale on CBS was highest rated. The one-hour “Office” finale, with its parade of guest-star applicants (including Jim Carrey) for the regional manager’s job, scored a 3.8 rating in the 18-49 age group coveted most by NBC […]

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