American Idol Takes Top 2 Spots, Followed by Dancing With The Stars
The 2007-8 broadcast season officially ended on Sunday, September 21 and Fox's American Idol took top 2 spots for average viewers for the annual season, followed by 4 different airings of Dancing With The Stars (two nights from Fall, two nights from Spring).
Rounding out the top 10 were NBC Sunday Night Football, Survivor: China, the Tuesday airing of House and CSI.
Now that the 2007-8 annual broadcast prime-time season is over next week we will begin reporting season to date results for the 2008-9.
Season To Date Top Broadcast Shows By Viewers
|Rank||Programs||Network||STD Viewers Live+SD (000)|
|3||DANCING W/THE STARS-MON||ABC||21,150|
|4||DANCING WITH THE STARS||ABC||19,173|
|5||DANCING W/STARS RESULT-TU||ABC||19,163|
|6||DANCING W/STARS RESULTS||ABC||17,787|
|7||NBC SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL||NBC||15,862|
|13||AMERICA'S GOT TALENT||NBC||12,145|
|14||TWO AND A HALF MEN||CBS||11,794|
|19||CBS NFL NATL POST GAME||CBS||11,394|
|20||DEAL OR NO DEAL-MON||NBC||11,251|
Our chart shows the top 20 shows ranked on a season to date (STD) basis for average viewers.
Nielsen TV Ratings Data: ©2008 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.