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TONY AWARDS TO FEATURE NEIL PATRICK HARRIS — AND SPIDER-MAN

April 4, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

This year’s Tony Awards will once again by hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, who hosted them two years ago and won an Emmy for his effort. This year’s ceremonies, to be carried by CBS on June 12, will originate from Broadway’s Beacon theater and could see an uptick in ratings due to interest in the […]

RATINGS DROP FOR TONYS

June 13, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

As usual, Broadway’s Tony Awards was not a ratings winner Sunday night. The awards ceremony, usually the lowest rated of all the show-biz trophy presentations, drew an estimated 6.9 million viewers, according to overnight Nielsens, down slightly from last year’s 7 million viewers and 2009’s 7.4 million. (It was a triumphant night for The Book […]

NBA TIPS OFF AGAINST THE TONYS; NBA WINS

June 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

ABC’s coverage of the NBA Finals Sunday night attracted an average of 14.26 million viewers in primetime, peaking at 10:30 p.m. with 16.20 million, according to preliminary figures from Nielsen Research. That figure is likely to increase significantly when final results, which will include West Coast viewership, are announced. The 92-86 victory by the Boston […]