‘Hairspray Live’ Ratings Tumble From ‘The Wiz’

NBC’s latest foray into the live musical genre, ‘Hairspray Live,’ pulled in 9 million total viewers last night, and garnered a 2.3 in the 18-49 demo. These numbers represent a dip from last year’s musical, ‘The Wiz,’ which gathered 11.5 million total viewers and a 3.4 in the demo. Reviews for the time honored classic […]

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CBS Wins Slow Night With ‘NCIS’

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – CBS scored an overall win on a Tuesday night when ratings were down almost across the board and several shows, including the night’s top-rated show, “NCIS,” hit season lows, according to preliminary numbers. CBS was first in ratings and total viewers, averaging a 2.7 rating/8 share in the […]

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The Riding Dead: Jeffrey DeMunn takes a breather on "The Walking Dead" (Photo: AMC)

‘Walking Dead’ Comes Alive with Big Ratings for AMC

The high-rated Grammy Awards on CBS Sunday night probably siphoned off viewers from a host of competing TV shows, but not from “The Walking Dead.” The AMC zombie series lurched, lumbered, stumbled and staggered its way back onto TV Sunday night after a hiatus of several months to resume its second season (with the season’s […]

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Turbulence for ‘Pan Am’ in Week Two Ratings

ABC’s “Pan Am” lost altitude Sunday night – shedding more than a quarter of its audience from a week earlier, according to Nielsen overnights. The high-flying ’60s series about sexy stewardesses and Pan Am pilots drew 7.749 million viewers Sunday night at 10/9c in the overnights – down from 11.063 million in the national Nielsens […]

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