Syndicated Ratings: Oprah Leads Talk Shows, ET Leads Magazines, Legend Of The Seeker Hits A Series Low
Here are some highlights for the week ending June 14, 2009 Syndicated TV show ratings from Broadcasting & Cable, see the whole article for more.
Oprah eeked out a 2% gain to 4.1 and held on to the lead among talkers, while CTD’s Dr. Phil rose 4% from the week before to a 2.8 after getting a 15% boost from a repeat show on mind control June 8. Disney/ABC’s Live With Regis and Kelly added 4% to 2.5. NBCU’s Maury was flat at 1.7. Warner Bros.’ Ellen Degeneres, which was in reruns all week, was down 11% to 1.6. CTD’s Rachael Ray cooked up a 7% increase to 1.5 and was especially hot among W18-34, jumping 40% in the demo. Warner Bros.’ Tyra Banks climbed 10% to 1.1, tying NBCU’s Jerry Springer, which was unchanged. NBCU’s Steve Wilkos, Twentieth’s the Morning Show With Mike and Juliet, and NBCU’s Martha Stewart all held steady at 0.9, 0.8, and 0.6, respectively.
On the magazine rack, CTD’s ET was an easy number one, holding even with last week’s 3.8. CTD’s Inside Edition was down 3% to 2.8. Warner Bros.’ TMZ slid 5% to 2.0. NBCU’s Access Hollywood dropped 5% to 1.9. NBCU’s The Insider held steady at 1.6. Warner Bros.’ Extra declined 6% to 1.6.
[Legend of the Seeker]
First run action hour Legend of the Seeker sank 14% to a new series-low 1.2.
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