| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:45 AM
Rebel Wilson's new show was less super in the ratings this week. Coming off a decent start for last week's premiere, ABC's "Super Fun Night" fell about 22% in the key 18-49 age demographic, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
In the advertiser-...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Wednesday night was pretty fun for ABC in the ratings, though Rebel Wilson's "Super Fun Night" continued to lose viewers in its third week.
Last night's Halloween-themed episode of the comedy, about a group of shut-ins who decide to party beyond...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:36 AM
Wednesday night's Game One of the World Series was a strong start for the Boston Red Sox, and it looks like it was an improvement in the ratings for Fox too.
According to very approximate preliminary numbers from Nielsen, which are not adjusted for...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:40 AM
The World Series ended Wednesday night with a victory for the Boston Red Sox and what looks to be the most-watched Fall Classic game since 2011.
The Red Sox handily beat the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 6 to win the series, and the match-up drew about...
| May 30, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Each week Times TV critic Mary McNamara offers her viewing picks for the coming week:
"Revolution": NBC recently renewed its out-went-the-lights drama, so the first-season finale will not be any kind of definitive end to the woes of a world in which the...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Underscoring the pitched battle to land television dramas, production of NBC's post-apocalyptic drama "Revolution" has moved halfway across the country to Austin, Texas.
The first season of the J.J. Abrams-produced science fiction drama was shot in...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 4:10 PM
NBC Sports Group Chairman Mark Lazarus said NBC would provide coverage of Russia's anti-gay laws if the controversial measures surface as an issue during the upcoming Winter Olympics.
Political tensions and cultural differences have long provided a...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 9:23 AM
With a fresh round of auditions in Detroit, "American Idol" was again the top-rated show on the major networks Wednesday night and gave Fox a comfortable win, though as expected it fell from last week's premiere.
The Motor City visit, kicking off the...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 9:35 AM
With returning hosts Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood and a much-talked-about performance by Taylor Swift, ABC's CMA Awards roped in their biggest audience in four years.
The 47th annual CMAs drew an average of 16.6 million viewers Wednesday night,...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 9:26 AM
ABC had a couple things to party about Wednesday night.
"Super Fun Night," the freshman comedy starring Rebel Wilson, got a super big surge in the 18-to-49 age group compared with its last first-run airing two weeks ago, growing its rating 24% to a 2.1,...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 5:17 PM
NBC has been in the ratings doghouse for years. So how is it that the long-suffering network is en route to win the first week of the new TV season?
We've got two words for you: "The Voice."
The singing contest returned for its fifth cycle this...