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Monday, March 4, 2013

TV Ratings: 'Red Widow' Gets a Lonely Launch, 'Celebrity Apprentice' Tumbles

Red Widow showed little life in its much-publicized two-hour premiere. The ABC drama bowed to a soft 6.8 million viewers and a 1.4 in the adults 18-to-49 demographic Sunday, down 36 percent from both GCB's and 666 Park Avenue's debuts in the slot last more
Seattle Post Intelligencer ( 3/4/2013 11:23:47 AM -08:00 )

[TV] Ratings: Celebrity Apprentice Drops, Red Widow Has Soft Debut
All Star Celebrity Apprentice's premiere had lower ratings that expected, dropping by a couple million viewers and a full point in the demographic compared to its premiere last year. ABC's Red Widow premiered to decent numbers but the demographic ratings more
411mania.com ( 3/4/2013 11:41:23 AM -08:00 )

Sluggish Sunday Starts for 'Red Widow,' 'Apprentice'
It was mostly slow going for a pair of premiering programs on Sunday, with NBC's “Celebrity Apprentice” down sharply in demos from last year but still besting ABC's new drama “Red Widow.” Cable was expected to steal the thunder, though, as “The Bible” more
Variety ( 3/4/2013 11:19:21 AM -08:00 )

Sunday Night Ghost Town: Soft Launch for ABC's Red Widow
Like a strip mall that houses an endless succession of failed takeout restaurants, some time slots are seemingly doomed to failure. And unfortunately for ABC, its Sunday 10 p.m. hour appears to be one of the more haunted slots on the dial. According to more
Adweek ( 3/4/2013 11:08:05 AM -08:00 )

Viewers Dump Trump In Apprentice Season Kickoff
NBC's hopes of healing its decomposing ratings with the return of Celebrity Apprentice was dashed Sunday as the once dominant series debuted with a season opener that attracted just 5 million viewers. That was about 2 million fewer than those that tuned in more
Contactmusic.com ( 3/4/2013 10:53:16 AM -08:00 )

Red Widow: Ratings
Red Widow TV show ratings ABC didn't find ratings success with 666 Park Avenue and cancelled the show. How will Red Widow in the same timeslot? Will it be cancelled as well or end up being renewed instead? Time will tell. This TV series follows a more
TV Series Finale ( 3/4/2013 10:46:11 AM -08:00 )

FOX wins Sunday; 'Celeb Apprentice,' 'Red Widow' debut, 'Once Upon' bottoms out
FOX wins Sunday; Related topics. TV Ratings · TV Renewals & Cancellations · Red Widow · Celebrity Apprentice · Once Upon a Time · Nielsen Ratings. Advertisement. FOX won the ratings battle for Sunday, although CBS had more total viewers according to the Nielsen more
Examiner.com ( 3/4/2013 10:08:57 AM -08:00 )

ABC's RED WIDOW Debut Outdraws NBC's 'Celebrity Apprentice'
With "AFHV," "Once Upon a Time" and the debut of "Red Widow," ABC (6.9 million) earned its biggest Sunday audience with regular programming since December - since 12/2/12. "America's Funniest Home Videos" (7:00-8:00 p.m.) At 7:00 p.m., ABC's more
Broadway World ( 3/4/2013 10:04:28 AM -08:00 )

Ratings: 'Celebrity Apprentice,' 'Red Widow' Add To Midseason Bombs
Ratings: It shouldn't be a surprise that we're starting a ratings article with a bit of bad news about a once-popular NBC show. Donald Trump's The Celebrity Apprentice (were you even aware that this premiered last night?) dropped sharply from its premiere last year, more
Ology ( 3/4/2013 9:41:59 AM -08:00 )

Ratings: 'Red Widow' Premiere Falls Short; 'Amazing Race' Wins Key Demo
The two-hour premiere of the new ABC drama "Red Widow" got off to a weak start on Sunday night, while CBS's "The Amazing Race" jumped to draw the night's top numbers in the key demographic, according to preliminary numbers. "Red Widow" from 9 to 11 more
Yahoo! Movies (blog) ( 3/4/2013 9:40:04 AM -08:00 )

Sunday TV Show Ratings: Red Widow, Celebrity Apprentice, Amazing Race
celebrity apprentice ratings Sunday, March 3, 2013 ratings — New episodes: Red Widow, Celebrity Apprentice, America's Funniest Home Videos, Once Upon A Time, 60 Minutes, The Amazing Race, The Good Wife, The Mentalist, The Cleveland Show, The more
TV Series Finale ( 3/4/2013 9:39:28 AM -08:00 )

Ratings Rat Race: 'Red Widow' & 'Celebrity Apprentice' Soft In Debut, 'Once' Hits
Ratings Rat Race: Red Widow ABC's Red Widow arguably had the biggest marketing campaign of any midseason series, including plum spots during the network's Oscar broadcast last Sunday. For all that promotional blitz, the two-hour premiere of the mob drama fell short, more
Deadline.com ( 3/4/2013 9:39:21 AM -08:00 )

Primetime Ratings: 'Red Widow' Has Weak Debut
ABC's newest drama offering Red Widow struggled on Sunday, premiering to just a 1.4 rating with adults 18-49 from 9-11 p.m. and 6.9 million total viewers, according to Nielsen overnight numbers. That was 36% below what GCB debuted to in that time slot more
Broadcasting & Cable ( 3/4/2013 9:13:12 AM -08:00 )

TV Ratings: CBS, FOX split Sunday as 'Celebrity Apprentice,' 'Red Widow
TV Ratings: CBS, FOX split Sunday as Led by "60 Minutes" and "The Amazing Race," CBS cruised to an easy Sunday win overall, while "The Simpsons" helped FOX tie for the nightly crown among adults 18-49. The night's two big premieres had disappointing debuts, albeit with small caveats. more
HitFix ( 3/4/2013 9:12:52 AM -08:00 )

TV Ratings: 'Red Widow' Gets a Lonely Launch, 'Celebrity Apprentice' Tumbles
TV Ratings: 'Red Widow' Gets a Lonely Launch, 'Celebrity Apprentice' Tumbles in Return. 9:04 AM PST 3/4/2013 by Michael O'Connell. share. Comments ( ). ABC's midseason drama matches the ill-fated "Zero Hour" in its premiere, and lead-in "Once Upon a more
Hollywood Reporter ( 3/4/2013 9:07:13 AM -08:00 )

All Stars Can't Help “Celebrity Apprentice” Premiere Ratings
Just as it failed to ignite ABC's aging “Dancing with the Stars” series, the all-star gimmick was not a heat trap for NBC's “Celebrity Apprentice.” In fact, Sunday's two-hour premiere delivered ratings significantly below those garnered by last season's premiere. more
HeadlinePlanet.com ( 3/4/2013 8:45:51 AM -08:00 )

Early "Red Widow" Ratings Provide Unclear Verdict
Update: The passable overnight numbers were not a reflection of how “Red Widow” performed in the adults 18-49 demographic. Indications reveal that “Widow” flopped in the target demographic, squandering a sizable portion of its “Once Upon a Time” (which more
HeadlinePlanet.com ( 3/4/2013 6:35:10 AM -08:00 )

How Will 'Red Widow' Premiere Tonight? (Poll)
How Will Red Widow is having its two-hour premiere tonight after Once Upon A Time . Does this new drama have a chance? Once Upon A Time hasn't exactly been the Sunday powerhouse it used to be, and the first hour of the premiere has the misfortune of going up more
TVbytheNumbers ( 3/3/2013 8:56:20 AM -08:00 )