| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:46 PM
Reality television made a big splash last week in Central Florida, from the "Bachelorette" finale to "MasterChef" to the latest edition of Shark Week.
New dramatic episodes were popular, too: "Major Crimes," "Under the Dome," "Rizzoli & Isles" and...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Thanks to "America's Got Talent," "The Bachelorette" and "Big Brother," reality made another impressive showing in the ratings for last week. Football and Stephen King's "Under the Dome" found a lot of love, too.
The week's most-watched programs in...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 2:01 PM
Sunday ratings brought good news to NBC and Discovery Channel.
Discovery had more definite results on its Shark Week, which started Sunday. The 26-year-old event broke records with "Megalodon: The Monster Shark Lives." The program drew 4.8 million...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 6:34 AM
The return of "Breaking Bad" will be the big story next weekend. This weekend, several dramas deliver their season finales.
"Falling Skies" presents its wrap-up at 10 p.m. Sunday on TNT. Producers promise to answer questions about a new race and a...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 5:42 AM
The reality series cleaned up in the ratings last week.
In Central Florida, "America's Got Talent" delivered the two most-watched programs.
The season finale of "Hell's Kitchen" was the top show among the 18-to-49 age group and another reminder of...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 9:06 AM
CBS' "60 Minutes" was the most-watched broadcast locally and nationally Sunday night.
But the Orlando ratings provide a real lesson in how the ratings can be read several ways. The news magazine was No. 1 in total viewers with 121,000. But "60 Minutes"...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 6:48 AM
The talk show guests hold special promise this week, when reality series will dominate prime time. Some highlights:
Oprah Winfrey makes her second appearance on David Letterman's CBS talk show at 11:35 p.m. Thursday. She produced headlines when she...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 8:36 AM
'Tis the season
"I have attended and participated in the Christmas Parade my entire life. This Saturday morning, when I went out and all of those little children were standing on the sides of the street, in the cold, waiting for the parade, there was...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 9:33 AM
As the San Francisco 49ers beat the Minnesota Vikings 34-14 Sunday night, the network that telecast the game, NBC, scored a ratings victory among the major networks in the key 18-49 demographic.
NBC generated a demo rating of 1.9, according to early...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 1:43 PM
A lot of zombies have been present in the media this year, but the undead of this popular AMC series retain a special place with fans. Lawman Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) and the survivors he leads find shelter in a prison but soon find themselves in a...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 10:09 AM
CBS' "Big Brother" won Sunday night as the "Teen Choice Awards" on Fox continued to fall in ratings, according to preliminary numbers from Nielsen.
"Big Brother's" viewership grew to 7.22 million, up 6% from last week, though it fell 4% in adults 18 to...