Thursday, January 10, 2013

People's Choice Ratngs Up, but Modern Family Prevails

THE 39TH ANNUAL PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS on CBS posted year-to-year growth in viewers, adults 18-49 and adults 25-54, according to Nielsen preliminary live plus same day ratings for Wednesday, Jan. 9.  But Modern Family took the ratings as the highest rated program last night. 

On from 9:00-11:00 PM, THE PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS helped CBS become the top-rated network for the evening.  It tied for first in adults 25-54 (3.4/08, with ABC) and was second in adults 18-49 (2.6/07). Compared to the same special last year (on Jan. 11, 2012), CBS was up +7% in households (from 5.9/09), +13% in adults 25-54 (from 3.0/07), +4% in adults 18-49 (from 2.5/07) and added +760,000 viewers (from 8.88m, +9%).

THE PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS posted its best deliveries in households, viewers and adults 25-54 since 2010, in adults 18-49 since 2011.

Here are the People's Choice Awards winners in the TV categories:

  • Network TV comedy: “The Big Bang Theory”
  • Network TV drama: “Grey’s Anatomy”
  • Cable TV comedy: “Awkward”
  • Cable TV drama: “Leverage”
  • Premium cable TV show: “True Blood”
  • TV crime drama: “Castle”
  • Sci-fi/fantasy TV show: “Supernatural”
  • Comedic TV actor: Chris Colfer
  • Comedic TV actress: Lea Michele
  • Dramatic TV actor: Nathan Fillion
  • Dramatic TV actress: Ellen Pompeo
  • Daytime TV host: Ellen DeGeneres
  • Late-night talk show host: Jimmy Fallon
  • New talk show host: Steve Harvey
  • Competition TV show: “The X Factor”
  • Celebrity judge: Demi Lovato
  • 1 comment:

    1. Amazing how LEVERAGE won even though it has been cancelled by TNT. It was a great show.