Tag Archives: ratings

  • Gotham Gets Full Season Pickup; Freak Show, Walking Dead Smash Records

    Oct 13, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *“Gotham which already had a larger-than-usual 16-episode original order from FOX, has been picked up for six more episodes to bring its total to a full-season 22, reports Deadline.com. Normally, shows get an initial order of 13, and add an additional nine (the back nine) if ratings warrant such a move. Jada Pinkett Smith stars […]

  • ‘How to Get Away With Murder’ Ratings Still Strong in Week 2

    Oct 3, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *ABC’s “How to Get Away With Murder” was again the most-watched program of the night outside of Thursday Night Football. Overnight viewership for the second episode was down to 11.8 million from 14 million last week, but it was still enough to again top its Shondaland Thursday night partners “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Scandal.” ABC’s “Thank […]

  • ‘Black-ish’ Takes a Ratings Tumble in Week 2

    Oct 2, 14 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments


    *Was it because Anthony Anderson was topless for most of the episode? For some reason, ABC’s promising new comedy “Black-ish” took a hit in viewership Wednesday night, falling an alarming 24 percent from its promising series debut last week. Wednesday’s episode drew 6.6 million viewers, down from 10.8 million for the premiere, according to Nielsen. However, ABC is quick to […]

  • ‘How to Get Away With Murder’ Broke DVR Records, Too

    Sep 30, 14 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment


    *In addition to its strong season premiere last Thursday, ABC’s “How to Get Away With Murder” now holds the record for drawing the biggest DVR viewership increase in history, adding 6 million viewers to roughly 14 million from Thursday, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The 6 million is based on Nielsen’s live-plus-3 ratings for premiere […]

  • Nobody Watched HBO’s ‘On the Run’ Concert Special

    Sep 26, 14 by EURPublisher01 8 Comments


    *Granted, not everybody who owns a television has HBO. And it’s not like HBO is part of basic cable. But still…HBO has about 114 million paid subscribers and only 880,000 of them bothered to tune in Saturday night for Jay Z and Beyonce’s “On the Run” concert special from Paris, according to Nielsen. Media TakeOut and […]

  • ‘Murder’ Ratings Top ABC’s Shondaland Trifecta (Yes, it Beat ‘Scandal’)

    Sep 26, 14 by EURPublisher01 5 Comments


    *The debut of Shonda Rhimes’ new series “How to Get Away With Murder” drew 14 million viewers to become Thursday night’s most-watched scripted series – beating its lead-in “Scandal” by nearly 2 million. This gives ABC its second consecutive day of ratings bliss following Wednesday’s strong debut for “Black-ish.” According to The Hollywood Reporter, ABC […]