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GEC Watch: Weekday shows boost Zee TV

Filmfare Awards on Sony rated 6.2 TVM, while Nach Baliye Grand Finale on Star Plus fetched viewership of 6 TVM in Week 5 of TAM 2014. Life OK’s special episodes helped the channel touch another high

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gecs logos GEC Watch: Weekday shows boost Zee TV

Week 5 of TAM 2014 saw two big events – ‘Filmfare Awards’ on Sony and ‘Nach Baliye… Continue reading GEC Watch: Weekday shows boost Zee TV

Disney’s ‘Bob the Musical’ Gets a Boost

 Disneys Bob the Musical Gets a BoostAP Photo/Charles Sykes

A long-gestating Disney musical received a big boost this week, signing on a “Rock of Ages” writer to pen the script while keeping the songwriters behind recent blockbuster “Frozen” attached to the project.

According to The Hollywood Reporter… Continue reading Disney's 'Bob the Musical' Gets a Boost

Big Brother Racist Remarks Seemingly Boost Ratings

Racially insensitive language hurt some cast members’ reputations in the CBS game “Big Brother,” but it may not have been bad for television ratings.

Contestants on this season’s “Big Brother” have been caught on the game’s 24-hour-a-day Internet feed making boorish remarks. Some were shown Sunday on one of the program’s television broadcasts.

In a slow week, Sunday’s show had the biggest audience that “Big Brother” has seen this season… Continue reading Big Brother Racist Remarks Seemingly Boost Ratings

glee mj ratings TV ratings: Glee gets a boost from Michael Jackson, gives FOX a demo win TuesdayFast National ratings for Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2012

A heavily hyped, Michael Jackson-themed episode of “Glee” gave the show its best ratings since early in the season. It also helped “New Girl” grow from its last new episode two weeks ago.

Things were pretty quiet elsewhere — CBS put up a slate of repeats (and still led the night in total viewers), “The Biggest Loser” was… Continue reading TV ratings: 'Glee' gets a boost from Michael Jackson, gives FOX a demo win Tuesday

 Chelsea Handler can’t boost ‘Whitney’ ratings

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A guest visit from upcoming NBC sitcom figurehead Chelesa Handler couldn’t pull Whitney from its ratings murk.

Handler guest starred last night on the freshman sitcom, playing a therapist tries to help stressed-out Whitney. The comedy matched its all-time low in the Nielsens, delivering 4 million viewers and a 1.9 rating among adults 18-49. Handler’s new semi-autobiographical NBC series… Continue reading Chelsea Handler can’t boost ‘Whitney’ ratings