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THE SKED PILOT REVIEW: “Girls”

Posted April 16, 2012 by Mitch Salem

> GIRLS – Sundays 10:30PM on HBO – Potential DVR Alert The lion’s share of attention paid to HBO goes to its splashy, big-budget, big-name projects like Game of Thrones, Boardwalk Empire, Luck and True Blood.  But at the same time, the network has consistently produced smaller, idiosyncratic shows that are more akin to independent […]

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SHOWBUZZDAILY TUESDAY NETWORK SCORECARD – 11.21.2017

Posted November 22, 2017 by Mitch Metcalf

  A finale and a premiere, but not much excitement. DEMOGRAPHIC DETAIL: For each broadcast program (or hour segment), the chart below displays preliminary key advertiser demographics (adult 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54 ratings), audience skews (women 18-49, men 18-49 and adults 50+ shares) and total viewership (thousands of people over the age of 2). Ratings analysis […]

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SKEDBALL: Weekend Sports TV Ratings 9.30-10.1.2017

Posted October 3, 2017 by Mitch Metcalf

Here are the weekend sports ratings for Saturday and Sunday September 30-October 1, 2017.  Eligible programs include sporting events on broadcast and cable networks (minimum audience size 300K P2+).  Programs are grouped by sport and ranked within each sport by P2+ audience size. For comparison, here is the same chart for the same weekend last year, October […]

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SKEDBALL: Weekend Sports TV Ratings

Posted March 3, 2014 by Mitch Metcalf

The ratings below are household ratings from the 56 television markets with local Nielsen meters for Saturday March 1 and Sunday March 2, 2014. The 56 markets (out of 210 total) cover about 70% of the US television population.   NASCAR 4.8 rating FOX 3:15 pm Sunday Phoenix 500 (-9% from 5.3 last year) 1.5 […]

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SHOWBUZZDAILY WEDNESDAY NETWORK SCORECARD – 1.1.2020

Posted January 2, 2020 by Mitch Metcalf

  A dim start for the new year. DEMOGRAPHIC DETAIL: For each broadcast program (or hour segment), the chart below displays preliminary live+same day key advertiser demographics (adult 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54 ratings), audience skews (women 18-49, men 18-49 and adults 50+ shares) and total viewership (thousands of people over the age of 2). Ratings analysis […]

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UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Monday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 10.30.2017

Posted October 31, 2017 by Mitch Metcalf

        NETWORK FINALS:  As expected, football adjustments lowered the ratings for DANCING WITH THE STARS and THE GOOD DOCTOR, each by 0.1.  In addition, LUCIFER gained 0.1 in final numbers.         Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart     CABLE HIGHLIGHTS:  ESPN’s MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL dropped 0.38 from last […]

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THE SKED TUESDAY NETWORK SCORECARD – 5/29/12

Posted May 30, 2012 by Mitch Salem

    The real question is whether Hatfields & McCoys outrated all the networks again. NBC:  AMERICA’S GOT TALENT is so far the dominant network show of the early summer, its 3.7 more than doubling every other show on the networks (except its own 8PM repeat).  That provided an excellent platform for a GRIMM repeat […]

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THE SKED: Updated Super Bowl and “Elementary” Ratings

Posted February 4, 2013 by Mitch Salem

  The time-zone corrected ratings are in for SUPER BOWL XLVII, and thanks to the 35-minute blackout (although excluded from the final game number) making it technically the longest Super Bowl ever, the audience ended up as 108.4M, reversing the recent trend by falling slightly from last year’s (much shorter and earlier-ending) 111.3M haul.  The […]

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