The Writer's Guild of America (WGA) went on strike this week for the first time since 1988 completely changing the dynamic of the television season and perhaps the future of the industry.
|Category||Show||Viewers, Live+SD (million)|
|Syndicated (10/22-28)||ESPN Monday Night Football||13.02|
|Broadcast Primetime||Dancing w/ Stars, Mon (ABC)||21.43|
|Broadcast for 18-49s||Grey's Anatomy (ABC)||*10.60|
|Broadcast for 18-34s||CBS NFL Sun Postgame||*6.42|
|Broadcast for 25-54s||CBS NFL Sun Postgame||*14.14|
|New Broadcast Shows||Samantha Who? (ABC)||14.18|
|Broadcast Evening News||ABC World News Tonight||8.57|
|Broadcast Morning News||The Today Show (NBC)||5.22|
|Cable Primetime||ESPN Monday Night Football||14.02|
|Cable News||O'Reilly Factor (10/31)||2.88|
|African American Broadcast||NBC Sunday Night Football||*2.63|
|Hispanic English Broadcast||CBS NFL Sun Postgame||*1.40|
|Hispanic Spanish Broadcast||Destilando Amor Fri (UNI)||*6.62|
Nielsen TV Ratings Data: ©2007 Nielsen Media Research, Inc. All Rights Reserved.