or


[01/19/06 - 12:00 AM]
The WB's Signature Series Hold Up Well VS. "American Idol"

[via press release from The WB]

THE WB'S SIGNATURE SERIES HOLD UP WELL VS. �AMERICAN IDOL�

Burbank, CA January 19, 2006

�ONE TREE HILL� FINISHES #2 WEDNESDAY TO �IDOL� IN SIX KEY DEMOS

�GILMORE GIRLS� IS ALSO #2 IN SIX KEY DEMOS VS. REALITY SHOW AND KEPT NEARLY ALL OF ITS AUDIENCE FROM THE PREVIOUS �IDOL�-FREE WEEK

The WB's ONE TREE HILL did not stand idly by Wednesday with the additional competition from American Idol. The WB's third-year drama finished #2 to the reality show in persons 12-34 (1.5/4), adults 18-34 (1.5/4), women 12-34 (2.3/6), women 18-34 (2.2/6), teens (1.7/5) and female teens (2.4/7).

On Tuesday, The WB had another outstanding performance from GILMORE GIRLS, which was also #2 to Idol in persons 12-34 (2.7/7), adults 18-34 (2.8/7), women 12-34 (3.8/9), women 18-34 (3.8/9), teens (2.4/7) and female teens (3.6/10). The show was also #3 in adults 18-49 (2.5/6), women 18-49 (3.5/8) and total viewers (5.7 million).

GILMORE GIRLS, which achieved triple-digit year-to-year gains compared to the parallel week last year across the 12-34 demos, came within one-tenth of a ratings point vs. the previous week, which was before Idol joined the schedule, in persons 12-34 and adults 18-34 and maintained its entire adult 18-49 rating. The show also retained 98% of its entire audience.





  [january 2006]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S


· AMERICAN IDOL (FOX)
· GILMORE GIRLS (CW)
· ONE TREE HILL (CW)











[03/03/15 - 11:07 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, March 3
Updates include: IFC cancels "Garfunkel & Oates"; Jon Foo set as lead in "Rush Hour" at CBS; and Jack Gore is the "Problem Child" at NBC.

[03/03/15 - 04:07 PM]
Idris Elba Steps Onto Set for "Luther" Two-Part Special
Rose Leslie, Laura Haddock, Darren Boyd, John Heffernan and Patrick Malahide also star alongside the returning Michael Smiley and Dermot Crowley.

[03/03/15 - 03:18 PM]
Spike TV Partners with Dwayne Johnson for Event Programming Development Deal
Johnson and Dany Garcia will executive produce shows ranging from big live events, specials, sports and initiatives surrounding our troops and veterans.

[03/03/15 - 03:12 PM]
"Ellen's Design Challenge" Among Highest-Rated Series in HGTV History
HGTV spins the numbers for Monday, March 2.

[03/03/15 - 02:39 PM]
"Live with Kelly and Michael" Announces Its Sixth Annual "Top Teacher Week"
From May 4-8, "Live" will honor teachers who go above and beyond for their schools, communities and students.

[03/03/15 - 02:22 PM]
Social Media Powerhouse ABC Family Delivers During February 2015 Driven by "Pretty Little Liars" and "The Fosters"
ABC Family spins the digital numbers for the month of February.

[03/03/15 - 02:21 PM]
Spike: The Ones to Watch - Network Launches New Logo and Tagline
The tagline encompasses the network's strategic shift to a general entertainment network delivering compelling original entertainment with an edge and a distinctive point of view.

[03/03/15 - 12:56 PM]
TNT Ranks as Basic Cable's #1 Network in Primetime Live + 7 Delivery of Total Viewers, Adults 18-34 and Adults 18-49
Turner further spins the numbers for the week of February 9-15.

[03/03/15 - 12:54 PM]
"48 Hours: Blaming Melissa" Is Saturday's #1 Program with Viewers and Adults 25-54
CBS spins the numbers for Saturday, February 28.

[03/03/15 - 12:37 PM]
Science Channel Skyrockets in February, Charts Best Month Ever
Science Channel spins the numbers for the month of February.

[03/03/15 - 12:31 PM]
Sarah Michelle Gellar to Star in Season 2 of "Star Wars Rebels"
Gellar will join the talented voice cast that includes her husband Freddie Prinze Jr., Vanessa Marshall, Steve Blum, Tiya Sircar, Taylor Gray and David Oyelowo.

[03/03/15 - 11:52 AM]
Nickelodeon Brings Ultimate "Kids' Choice Awards" Interactive Experiences to Kids and Families Nationwide
Beginning Saturday, March 7, Nickelodeon will launch the Kids' Choice Awards Experience, a six-city tour featuring meet and greets with Nick stars and one of-a-kind interactive elements.

[03/03/15 - 11:45 AM]
Ovation TV Greenlights Production on Original Documentary Film, "Ford's Theatre: America's Playhouse"
The project is being co-produced by Ovation Studios and 1895 Films and is set to premiere on April 14 at 10:00/9:00c.

[03/03/15 - 11:13 AM]
truTV Says Yes They Can to The Grawlix's "Those Who Can't," As Network Greenlights Its First-Ever Full-Length Scripted Comedy
The comedy about a trio of frustrated high school teachers stars show creators Adam Cayton-Holland, Andrew Orvedahl and Ben Roy, members of the Denver-based comedy troupe The Grawlix.

[03/03/15 - 11:11 AM]
Spike TV Orders Eight More Episodes of "Lip Sync Battle"
The featured performers for the new eight episodes include Emily Blunt, Anne Hathaway, Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson, Justin Bieber, Queen Latifah, Will Arnett, Alison Brie, Mike Tyson and Terry Crews.