| Feb 18, 2015
| 6:09 AM
Dramas usually are showered with the greatest raves these days, but sitcoms have long had the greater appeal, from "I Love Lucy" and "All in the Family" to "Seinfeld" and "The Big Bang Theory."
Thursday is a big night for comedy on CBS. How often do...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 12:00 PM
The NFL, NCAA and "NCIS" were the big winners in TV ratings for Central Florida last week.
The AFC Championship, the College Football Playoff Championship and Mark Harmon were the biggest prime-time draws in the Orlando TV market. (The NFC...
| Feb 20, 2015
| 9:06 AM
UPDATED: On the night "Two and a Half Men" ended and a new "Odd Couple" started, "The Big Bang Theory" remained the most-watched program.
"Big Bang" averaged 17.5 million viewers for a poignant episode that saluted Wolowitz's late mother and Carol Ann...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 8:52 AM
ABC gave "The Bachelor" three hours Sunday night, and he scored ho-hum ratings. (It's not easy going against a "Saturday Night Live" reunion special.) But on Monday, "The Bachelor" was back in its regular slot, and the numbers were looking up.
| Feb 13, 2015
| 9:02 AM
UPDATED: A "Big Bang Theory" repeat had the most viewers Thursday night, which isn't good news for the broadcast network business in a February ratings period.
The networks hope to reach big audiences, and the "Big Bang" at 8 p.m. pulled 11.4 million to...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 9:46 AM
Without football, the prime-time audience fell off last week. CBS had the most viewers, and Fox was the favorite of young adults. Each network could point to strong performances by freshman dramas: "Scorpion" on CBS and "Empire" on Fox.
| Jan 27, 2015
| 10:40 AM
UPDATED: The Super Bowl is the most-watched telecast each year, and "Super Bowl's Greatest Commercials" was the most-watched telecast Monday.
The CBS broadcast averaged 10.8 million. CBS said the annual special had its most-watched edition since 2010...
| Feb 17, 2015
| 3:36 PM
UPDATED: The weekly ratings for Central Florida underscore how well the 40th anniversary of "Saturday Night Live" played with viewers. The NBC special ranked second among all programs for the week, and it was second with local young adults.
| Feb 25, 2015
| 8:41 AM
UPDATED: The two big winners in the ratings Tuesday night were CBS' "NCIS" and NBC's "The Voice."
"NCIS" drew the most viewers: 17.4 million, according to ratings released Wednesday afternoon.
"The Voice" averaged 14.1 million and was the big...
| Feb 2, 2015
| 7:26 AM
Comedies are harder to do these days than dramas, and could it be that viewers can't agree on what's funny?
Lucille Ball, Alan Alda and "The Golden Girls" had a way of uniting viewers. Jim Parsons and "The Big Bang Theory" carry on the tradition. So it'...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 2:50 PM
It is a testament to Leonard Nimoy's great artistry that Mr. Spock of "Star Trek" remains one of the indelible TV characters.
The series lasted just three seasons, 1966 to 1969, on NBC, but it has inspired millions through reruns, spinoffs and a string...