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  • Savannah Guthrie Filling In for Lester Holt Monday on ‘NBC Nightly News’

    Mar 2, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *“Today” co-anchor Savannah Guthrie is expected to anchor “NBC Nightly News” Monday evening, a source tells Variety, as Lester Holt deals with a family medical emergency. Holt is expected to return to the program, which he has commanded since NBCUniversal suspended Brian Williams for six months in the wake of his admission that he falsified […]

  • ‘Empire’ Dominates Wednesday, Continues Week-to-Week Climb

    Feb 26, 15 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments


    *The ratings streak for “Empire” continues. Fox’s smash hit grew again on Wednesday night, with 13.8 million total viewers and a 5.3 rating among 18- to 49-year-olds, according to Nielsen. As previously reported, each week’s episode of “Empire” has drawn more viewers than the one before, an extremely rare occurrence on broadcast television. Usually, hordes […]

  • ‘NBC Nightly News’ Ratings Up 7 Percent with Lester Holt

    Feb 24, 15 by EURPublisher01 2 Comments


    *America doesn’t seem to be missing Brian Williams. With Lester Holt in the driver’s seat, the telecast actually rose in the ratings last week by seven percent, up to 10.1 million viewers, according to Nielsen. The show has only topped 10 million viewers four times this season, so for one of those times to be […]

  • Brian Williams’ Hurricane Katrina Tale Now in Question (Watch)

    Feb 9, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *It didn’t take long for viewers to give up on Brian Williams. His nightly newscast on NBC was beaten soundly in the ratings by ABC’s “World News Tonight” on Friday, two days after Williams apologized for repeating a false story about being in a helicopter hit by a grenade in Iraq 12 years ago, according […]

  • Steve Harvey’s ‘Family Feud’ Gaining on Competition

    Feb 4, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *While “Wheel of Fortune” and “Jeopardy” continue its longtime reign as the No. 1 and 2 game shows, Steve Harvey is in the rear view mirror on their bumper. For the week ending Jan. 25, “Wheel of Fortune” (7.4 household rating, 11.925 million total viewers) and “Jeopardy” (7.0, 10.896 million) remained on top, but “Feud” (6.8, 10.247 […]

  • ‘Empire’ Viewership Hits High with 11.3 Million

    Jan 29, 15 by EURPublisher01 5 Comments


    *Wednesday’s episode of “Empire” pulled the most viewers in its short history, pulling 11.3 million viewers, according to Deadline.com. That made it the most watched show of the night with a 4% rise over last week. Among total viewers, it’s the third week of growth in a row for the Fox series and the first […]