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‘Talent” and ‘Big Brother’ hit Wednesday ratings highs

The ratings story for Wednesday night saw “So You Think You Can Dance”  giving Fox the night’s best average in the key demographic. The 1.7 rating for adults 18-49 was the best of the networks, and Fox averaged 4.7 million.

Oh Sit!

NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” matched a summer high for Wednesdays, with the results show earning a 2.2 rating among adults 18-49, which is the same rating it gained on the eve of the Olympics coverage.

Univision jumped in with a 1.5 adults ratings, which was only a tenth of a point above CBS. “Big Brother” scored a 2.1 rating in 18-49-year-old adults, which was a Wednesday high, and “Criminal Minds” and “CSI” reruns. The network had a 5.5 million viewer average for the evening.

ABC filled the night with repeats, particularly a strong 20/20 repeat special with a 1.3 adults rating at 10 p.m.  ABC averaged a 1.2 rating for adults 18-49 with 3.6 million viewers.

“Oh Sit!,” an extreme musical chairs game show, had 1.3 million viewers and a 0.5 rating amongst adults 18-49. It gave the CW its strongest premiere of the summer, and the network had a 0.4 in adults for the night with 967,000 viewers, when figuring in a “Supernatural” repeat.

Source: The Hollywood Reporter


Written by: KurtK26
Aug 16th, 2012, 4:24 am

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I still can't believe they made a show called Oh Sit.

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