'LIVE with Kelly and Michael' Finishes as Thursday’s Number 1 Syndicated Talker
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“LIVE with Kelly and Michael” Finishes as Thursday’s No. 1 Syndicated Talker
With a Season-High Rating in Women 25-54 on Thursday,
“LIVE” is Poised to Deliver its Top-Rated Week This Season
“LIVE” Wins its Time Slot in 4 of the Top 5 U.S. Markets
“LIVE with Kelly and Michael” Metered Market Ratings for 01/24/13
On Thursday, January 24, 2013, “LIVE with Kelly and Michael” stood as TV’s No. 1 syndicated talk show, beating runner-up “Ellen” by 9% in Homes (3.5/12 vs. 3.2/8) and by 15% in Women 25-54 (2.3/15 vs. 2.0/11).
- Growing day to day throughout the week, “LIVE” built to a season-high rating in Women 25-54, tying the debut telecast of Michael as co-host (on 9/4/12). In fact, “LIVE” is on track to deliver its highest-rated week this season in both Households and Women 25-54.
- In Households, “LIVE with Kelly and Michael” won its time period in 4 of the Top 5 U.S. Metered Markets: New York, Los Angeles, Philadelphia and Dallas. Additionally, in TV’s No. 1 market, “LIVE” stood as the definitive No. 1 syndicated talk show, towering over its nearest competitor by 35% (4.6/16 vs. 3.4/12 for “Rachael Ray”).
Emmy Award-winning talk show “LIVE with Kelly and Michael” is distributed in national syndication by Disney-ABC Domestic Television. Produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive-produced by Michael Gelman, “LIVE” airs in more than 200 markets across the U.S. Visit “LIVE” on the web at LIVEKellyandMichael.com, on Facebook, or follow “LIVE” on Twitter, @KellyandMichael
Source: WRAP Overnights, Weighted U.S. Metered Market Averages, Live + Same Day (1/24/13).