January 16, 2018

“Dead,” “Thrones,” “Who” Ratings

It was a big weekend for high-quality genre programming as three of the biggest shows on television had major events. On Saturday, the mid-season premiere of "Doctor Who" pulled in 6.18 million viewers and a 29.8% share on Saturday night in the UK. That's about on par with the first five episodes of the seventh season thus far. No word on BBC … [Read more...]

TV News: Ratings, MICE, Alice, Community

Ratings Despite being available online for several weeks and receiving mixed reviews, NBC's new post-apocalyptic drama "Revolution" scored a big opening on Monday night with 11.7 million viewers and a 4.1 rating. That makes it the highest-rated drama premiere since ABC's "V" in 2009 with a 5.2 rating, and the highest-rated drama premiere on NBC … [Read more...]

Grimm Renewed, Missing/Community Ratings

NBC has renewed its Friday night supernatural procedural "Grimm" for a second season reports Variety. The most recent episode drew 5.2 million viewers and a 1.5 key demo rating, a number that jumped with DVR figures added. Speaking of ratings, NBC's ''Community" returned last night from a four-month hiatus to its best numbers in more than a year … [Read more...]

“War,” T5 Stick With Their ‘R’ Ratings

When McG makes a gritty action film like "Terminator Salvation" it gets a PG-13, when he tries to do a rom-com with some light action in it - it gets an R. Fox's "This Means War", starring Reese Witherspoon, Chris Pine and Tom Hardy, has lost its appeal to the MPAA to have its R rating reduced to a PG-13 reports Reuters. The board upheld the … [Read more...]

TV News: Borgias, Ratings, Cougar, Thrones

The Borgias Showtime have released both the cast photo and a new trailer for the upcoming second season of its historical drama "The Borgias" with Jeremy Irons reprising his role as the conniving Pope Alexander XVI. The second season will deal with the events at the end of the first, King Charles of France realising the Pope's deception about … [Read more...]