or


[04/06/06 - 12:00 AM]
The Amazing Race Finds Success at Its New Wednesday Pit Stop

[via press release from CBS]

THIS JUST IN�

�from CBS Entertainment

"THE AMAZING RACE" FINDS SUCCESS AT ITS NEW WEDNESDAY PIT STOP

On Its New Day and Time, "The Amazing Race" Boosts the Week Ago 8:00-9:00 PM Averages By +88% in Adults 18-49 and +76% in Adults 25-54 While Adding More Than Two Million Viewers

"The Amazing Race" Is CBS's Highest Rated Program in the Time Period Among Adults 18-49 Since May 2003

On its new day and time, THE AMAZING RACE 9 improved upon the week ago time period averages by double digit percentages while adding more than two million viewers, according to preliminary Nielsen affiliate ratings for Wednesday, April 5.

THE AMAZING RACE 9 (5.0/8, 8.11m) averaged a 3.7/10 in adults 25-54 and 3.0/09 in adults 18-49. Compared to last week's performance of CBS's two comedies in the time period, AMAZING RACE was up +22% in households (from 4.1/06), +76% in adults 25-54 (from 2.1/05), +88% in adults 18-49 (from 1.6/04) while adding +2.15m viewers (from 5.96m, +36%).

THE AMAZING RACE 9 delivered CBS's highest rating in the time period among adults 18-49 (with regular programming) since May 14, 2003 ("Star Search").

Final ratings will be available this afternoon.

[EDITOR'S NOTE: What follows is the afternoon update with the final national Nielsen ratings.]

THIS JUST IN�

�from CBS Entertainment

"THE AMAZING RACE" FINDS SUCCESS AT ITS NEW WEDNESDAY PIT STOP

On Its New Day and Time, "The Amazing Race" Boosts the Week Ago 8:00-9:00 PM Averages By +94% in Adults 18-49 and +88% in Adults 25-54 While Adding More Than Two Million Viewers

"The Amazing Race" Is CBS's Highest Rated Program in the Time Period Among Adults 18-49 Since March 2003

On its new day and time, THE AMAZING RACE 9 improved upon the week ago time period averages by double digit percentages while adding more than two million viewers, according to Live Plus Same Day National Nielsen ratings for Wednesday, April 5.

THE AMAZING RACE 9 (4.9/08, 8.15m) averaged a 3.8/10 in adults 25-54, 3.1/09 in adults 18-49 and 2.4/08 in adults 18-34. Compared to last week's performance of CBS's two comedies in the time period, AMAZING RACE was up +20% in households (from 4.1/06), +81% in adults 25-54 (from 2.1/05), +94% in adults 18-49 (from 1.6/04), +118% in adults 18-34 (from 1.1/03) while adding +2.19m viewers (from 5.96m, +37%).

THE AMAZING RACE 9 delivered CBS's highest rating in the time period among adults 18-34, adults 18-49 and adults 25-54 (with regularly-scheduled programming) since March 12, 2003 ("Star Search").





  [april 2006]  
S
M
T
W
T
F
S
      


· AMAZING RACE, THE (CBS)
· STAR SEARCH (CBS)











[09/29/14 - 06:51 PM]
"Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend" to Premiere Simultaneously on Netflix and in Select Global IMAX(R) Theaters
Michelle Yeoh and Donnie Yen star in the Yuen Wo-Ping-directed film, due on August 28, 2015.

[09/29/14 - 01:55 PM]
"E:60's" Fall 2014 Season Premieres on ESPN this Tuesday, Sept. 30 at 8 p.m. ET Featuring Profiles of Chiefs Running Back Jamaal Charles and Seahawks Cornerback Richard Sherman
Other upcoming profiles include Cam Newton, Gerald McCoy, Jason Witten, Max Scherzer, Randy Johnson, and Rob Ryan.

[09/29/14 - 01:53 PM]
"Ray Donovan" Ends Season Two with Highest Rated Episode and Total Night in Series History
Showtime spins the numbers for Sunday, September 28.

[09/29/14 - 01:53 PM]
"Chicago P.D." Sets a New Series Record of 11.1 Million Viewers in Live+3
NBC further spins the numbers for Wednesday, September 24.

[09/29/14 - 01:44 PM]
ESPN Tips Off the College Basketball Season with Midnight Madness Coverage
This is the ninth year ESPNU Midnight Madness has provided coverage of the annual college basketball tradition.

[09/29/14 - 01:38 PM]
CBS to Win Premiere Week for the Sixth Consecutive Year
CBS spins the numbers for the week of September 22-28.

[09/29/14 - 01:21 PM]
New Performers Announced for "The 48th Annual CMA Awards" Airing Wednesday, November 5
Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town and The Band Perry will join previously announced performers Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton and Keith Urban.

[09/29/14 - 01:17 PM]
"Chicago Fire," "Chicago P.D." and "Law & Order: SVU" Stories Converge with Three-Part Crossover to Air Nov. 11-12
The three series will share a storyline about a child pornography ring that stretches from Chicago to New York and will arc over three episodes.

[09/29/14 - 12:46 PM]
NBC's "The Biggest Loser" Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary in October and Over 33,000 Pounds Lost in Show's First 15 Seasons
Including the season 16 contestants on the current edition, "The Biggest Loser: Glory Days," the series has helped 310 contestants dramatically transform their health and their lives.

[09/29/14 - 12:31 PM]
ABC Family Picks Up Network's First Procedural Drama "Stitchers" and Second Season of "Young & Hungry"
The former follows a young woman recruited into a covert government agency to be "stitched" into the minds of the recently deceased using their memories to investigate murders and decipher mysteries that otherwise would have gone to the grave.

[09/29/14 - 12:09 PM]
CBS's "The Dovekeepers" Starts Production in Malta Today
The four-hour limited event series is based on Alice Hoffman's acclaimed historical novel about a group of extraordinary women whose lives intersect in a fight for survival at the siege of Masada.

[09/29/14 - 12:00 PM]
"Empire" Books Naomi Campbell for Recurring Role
She will play an alluring woman involved in a steamy affair with the much-younger potential heir to his father's throne, Hakeem (Bryshere Gray), over whom she exercises considerable influence.

[09/29/14 - 10:39 AM]
National Geographic Channel Ramps Up Daytime Schedule with Programming from Nat Geo WILD and National Geographic Channels International
"This is an opportunity for us to reinvigorate our daytime schedule while taking advantage of the brand's diverse and extensive inventory," said Brad Dancer.

[09/29/14 - 10:34 AM]
Live+3: ABC's Wednesday Line-Up Sees Big Playback Gains
ABC further spins the numbers for Wednesday, September 24.

[09/29/14 - 10:22 AM]
Live+3s: "Red Band" Holds 100% of Premiere Rating After 3 Days of Delayed Viewing
FOX further spins the numbers for Wednesday, September 24.