| May 20, 2009
More than any other network, CBS is playing from a position of strength going into next season, and its fairly stable schedule for 2009-10 reflects that. The changes the network did make, though, include a couple of pretty interesting ones.
| May 13, 2008
Brace yourself, CBS executives, because if rumors of the cancellation of "Moonlight" prove true... There will be blood.
With only one day to go before CBS' upfront presentation to advertisers, reports slowly began filtering out on Tuesday (May 13)...
| May 14, 2008
On Wednesday (May 14) morning, CBS announced a primetime 2008-09 schedule that sees the network expanding to a second night of comedy and scattering a trio of new dramas around the schedule.
As expected, CBS has ordered the new dramas "Eleventh Hour,"...
| Dec 3, 2007
CBS doesn't seem too concerned about the ongoing writers' strike, announcing a spring line-up that includes both the triumphant return of "Jericho" and a new installment of "Big Brother."
Let's get the important business out of the way: Rescued from...
| Dec 25, 2007
Fast National ratings for Monday, Dec. 24, 2007.
'Twas the night before Christmas and very few people were watching TV, though CBS and ABC can claim small victories if they so desire.
Overall, CBS averaged a 3.2 rating/7 share, just beating the 2.7/6...
| Feb 4, 2008
Despite a tried-and-true formula and a cast of reliable performers, the new CBS comedy "Welcome to the Captain" is a disappointingly flat and laugh-free affair. There's no question that the main situation could yield laughs under different circumstances,...
| Jun 23, 2009
Fast National ratings for Monday, June 22, 2009
Monday's ratings followed their typical pattern, with CBS' lineup of reruns and ABC's "The Bachelorette" grabbing the night's biggest audiences.
CBS won the overall title with a 4.5 rating/8 share in...
| Jul 14, 2009
Fast National ratings for Monday, July 13, 2009
CBS' rerun lineup once again grabbed the biggest overall audience on Monday, but "The Bachelorette" kept things close for ABC -- and helped the network win the night among adults 18-49.
CBS averaged 7.25...
| Jul 21, 2009
Fast National ratings for Monday, July 20, 2009
It was a photo finish for Monday's ratings race, but in the end, it was ABC's superior adult-demo appeal that won the night, despite CBS drawing the most eyes overall.
Both ABC and CBS averaged a 4.9...
| Jul 28, 2009
Fast National ratings for Monday, July 27, 2009
Viewers fell for the finale of "The Bachelorette" Monday night, but not a lot of them stuck around to see if romance sparked on the new show "Dating in the Dark."
Even with the dropoff at 10 p.m., though,...
| Aug 4, 2009
Fast National ratings for Monday, Aug. 3, 2009
A rerun-heavy Monday night tipped to CBS, with "Two and a Half Men" and "The Big Bang Theory" leading the way.
CBS brought in 7.2 million viewers and a 4.8 rating/8 share in households, beating second-place...