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X FACTOR, BONES AID FOX FOLLOWING SERIES

November 4, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

With the World Series out of the picture, ratings for network programs returned to normal Thursday night. Fox’s The X Factor returned to the top at 8:00 p.m. with a results episode that drew 11.7 million viewers (virtually identical to Wednesday’s performance episode). That helped boost ratings for the season debut of Bones, which followed […]

FOX TAKES OVER FIRST PLACE

February 2, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Fox returned to the head of the class last week, displacing CBS’s hold on the No. 1 spot in both total adults and the 18-49 demo. Wednesday’s edition of American Idol topped the Nielsen ratings list as it drew 25.33 million viewers. Thursday’s installment of the talent show came in second with 22.48 million viewers. […]

IDOL: FIRST, JUDGES CHANGE; NOW, NIGHTS CHANGE

November 21, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Not only are Fox TV and the producers of American Idol juggling the judges on the talent contest, but they’re also juggling the nights — moving the performance shows to Wednesdays, beginning Jan. 19, and the results shows to Thursdays, beginning Jan 20. According to an announcement posted on the Idol website, the new season, […]