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NBC’s Best of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon prime-time special posted stronger rating than you might expect.

The two-hour Sunday night special delivered 5.7 million viewers and a 2.0 rating among adults 18-49, beating ABC and CBS. For a late-night clip show on a Sunday night on NBC, this is impressive — it’s NBC’s best performance in this slot without sports or the Golden Globes in about a year. With… Continue reading Jimmy Fallon prime-time special ratings a good sign

Jake Tapper Combat Outpost Keating CNNs Jake Tapper takes to primetime to honor An Unlikely HeroA little under four years ago, CNN anchor and chief Washington correspondent Jake Tapper — who then worked for ABC News — was sitting in a hospital room with his wife and newborn son, when a TV report about a battle in Afghanistan caught his eye.

In November of 2012, Tapper, now the host of the weekday CNN series “The Lead With Jake Tapper,” released… Continue reading CNN's Jake Tapper takes to primetime to honor 'An Unlikely Hero'

CASTING NEWS

… Summer Glau *click, click, click* HEY! I wasn’t even done yet! Summer Glau, who many websites will refer to as a “fanboy’s dream girl” or something like that but I’ll just refer to her as an angel who fell to Earth, has set up her next major role. I think. Grey’s Anatomy showrunner Shonda Rhimes Tweeted today that Glau will appear on the show as a guest star… Continue reading News Briefs: Which Primetime Hit is Welcoming Summer Glau?

nfc champ ratings 0122 TV ratings: NFC Championship game is huge for FOX but pushes Idol out of primetimeFast national ratings for Sunday, Jan. 22, 2011

The NFC Championship game scored a massive audience for FOX on Sunday, but we’ll have to wait and see how many people stuck around for a special “American Idol” afterward: The overtime contest and post-game report pushed “Idol” out of primetime in most of the country.

Elsewhere, ABC’s lineup was relatively steady with last week, falling by only a… Continue reading TV ratings: NFC Championship game is huge for FOX but pushes 'Idol' out of primetime