FOX said goodbye to "Fringe" on Friday night with a two-hour finale episode, and though ratings were up a bit from last week's penultimate "Fringe" Friday, that's not saying much. It did come out about even with last year's Season 4 finale.CBS easily led the night in average viewers, with 10.5 million viewers and a 6.7 rating/11 share in households. It was followed by ABC, with 5.3 million (3.4/6) and NBC with 4.6 million (3.1/5). FOX's "Fringe" event averaged 3.2 million viewers (1.9/3) and The CW had 1.08 million (0.7/1).CBS won the night in the 18-49 demo, with a 1.7 rating. ABC (1.3) and NBC (1.1) took second and third place, and "Fringe" earned FOX a 1.0. The CW trailed with a 0.4.... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/01/tv-ratings-fringe-finale-goes-quietly-cbs-wins-the-night.html
Undercover Boss Season 4 Episode 8 “Moe’s Southwest Grill” airs on Friday, Jan 18, 2012 at 8pm on CBS. Episode Synopsis: Paul Damico, President of Moe’s Southwest Grill, has to bite his tongue after realizing one of his restaurant supervisors is being pushy and rude to the line workers. Later, Damico works with a catering director who goes out of her way to bring in new business for the company, on UNDERCOVER BOSS, Friday, Jan. 18 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network . READ MORE...
.In its penultimate week on the air, FOX's sci-fi cult favorite "Fringe" is going out with a whimper, hitting a series low in total viewers after being off the air for two weeks. "Fringe" will air its two-hour series finale next week.The previous total viewer low for "Fringe" came on Nov. 9 when 2.47 million viewers tuned in for "Through the Looking Glass and What Walter Found There." Last night's episode, "The Boy Must Live," notched a 0.8 rating in adults 18-49, which also appears to be a series low unless an adjustment is made in the final numbers.Otherwise it was mostly business as usual for a Friday night. ABC's "Shark Tank" led in the 18-49 demo, with only CBS' "Undercover Boss" nipping on its heels. CBS' "Blue Bloods" won in total viewers, per usual, and hit a season high in the 18-49 demo. Lead-in "CSI: NY" also hit a season high in the demo.ABC's... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/01/tv-ratings-fringe-hits-series-low-before-finale-blue-bloods-shark-tank-steady.html
Undercover Boss Season 4 Episode 7 “Kampgrounds of America (KOA)” airs on Friday, Jan 11, 2012 at 8pm on CBS. Episode Synopsis: Jim Rogers, Chairman and CEO of Kampgrounds of America Inc., the world’s largest system of family friendly franchised and company-owned campgrounds, with 486 locations throughout North America, faces his fears when he must zipline while undercover at a KOA site. The active Eagle Scout witnesses a staff member confronted with a difficult guest and later learns to operate a tractor to dig up an infested tree, on UNDERCOVER BOSS , Friday, Jan. 11 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. READ MORE...
Undercover Boss Season 4 Episode 6 “Mood Media” airs on Friday, Jan 4, 2012 at 8pm on CBS. Episode Synopsis: Lorne Abony, CEO and Chairman of Mood Media, a leading in-store media specialist that uses a mix of music, visual and scent media to help its clients communicate with consumers, faces his fear of heights when he has to climb a tall ladder to install equipment during his undercover mission. He also gets a lesson in using a soldering iron, on UNDERCOVER BOSS, Friday, Jan. 4 (8:00-9:01 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Read More... http://www.tvequals.com/2013/01/04/undercover-boss-season-4-episode-6-mood-media/
Undercover Boss Season 4 Episode 5 “PostNet” airs on Friday, Dec 7, 2012 at 8pm on CBS. Episode Synopsis: Steve Greenbaum, CEO and Co-Founder of PostNet, the fastest-growing design,printing , copying and shipping franchise, dons a drastic disguise for his undercover mission, where he meets a former Marine working as a packing specialist while adjusting to civilian life. Also, he encounters a family that is struggling to keep their franchise alive, and another franchise owner who vents about failed marketing attempts, on UNDERCOVER BOSS , Friday, Dec. 7 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Read More... http://www.tvequals.com/2012/12/07/undercover-boss-season-4-episode-5-postnet/
The networks rebounded from last week's Black Friday black hole and CBS was back on top in total viewers with new episodes of "Undercover Boss," "CSI: NY" and "Blue Bloods.""Blue Bloods" was the night's most watched show overall, while "Undercover Boss" posted the highest 18-49 demo score and reached a 2.0 in the 8:30 p.m. half-hour. ("Boss" was the only show of the night to even reach a 2.)The CW's struggling "Nikita" improved slightly by shifting back to its previous 8 p.m. timeslot. After not airing at all the last two weeks, "Nikita's" fifth episode this season drew a season high in total viewers and matched its season high (0.4) in 18-49.CBS led the night with 9.9 million viewers and a 6.4 rating/11 share in households. ABC followed with 6 million viewers and a 3.9/7 share. FOX (4 million viewers and 2.6/4) narrowly topped NBC (3.7 million, 2.6/4). The CW (1.2 million, 0.8/1) trailed, per... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2012/12/tv-ratings-undercover-boss-leads-nikita-improves-with-move-on-quiet-friday.html
Undercover Boss Season 4 Episode 4 “Diamond Resorts: Take 2? airs on Friday, Nov 30, 2012 at 8pm on CBS. Episode Synopsis : When Stephen J. Cloobeck, Chairman and CEO of Diamond Resorts International (originally featured on the “Diamond Resorts” episode on Jan. 15, 2012), obtains a new chain of resort properties, he goes on an undercover mission for a second time to see how the acquisition is going for the team members and from the perspective of a hotel guest, on UNDERCOVER BOSS, Friday, Nov. 30 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Networks. Read More... http://www.tvequals.com/2012/11/30/undercover-boss-season-4-episode-4-diamond-resorts-take-2/
Undercover Boss Season 4 Episode 3 “Cinnabon, Inc. airs on Friday, Nov 16, 2012 at 8pm on CBS. Episode Synopsis: Undercover Boss Season 4 Episode 3 “Cinnabon, Inc.” – Former Hooter employee, Kat Cole, President of Cinnabon, Inc., visits her former boss, Coby Brooks (featured on the “Hooters” episode of UNDERCOVER BOSS, Feb., 2010), to ask advice before beginning her undercover mission. While undercover in a Cinnabon micro-bakery, one customer nearly blows her cover by asking questions about the cameras. Meanwhile, as our youngest boss featured in the series at age 34, Cole discovers a couple of employees who share her zealous work ethic, on UNDERCOVER BOSS, Friday, Nov. 16 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Read More... http://www.tvequals.com/2012/11/16/undercover-boss-season-4-episode-3-cinnabon-inc/
Fast National ratings for Friday, Nov. 9, 2012ABC's comedy duo of "Last Man Standing" and "Malibu Country" came back to Earth some Friday after their strong premieres last week, but both shows still turned in decent numbers.CBS, meanwhile, got a big boost from week two of "Undercover Boss," which gained more than a million viewers and half a point among adults 18-49. "Grimm" and "Shark Tank" both did fairly well too, but The CW's "Nikita" struggled some more, dipping below a million viewers.CBS led Friday's overall race with just under 10 million viewers and a 6.5 rating/11 share in households. ABC (6.3 million, 4.0/7) came in second. NBC took third with 4.1 million viewers and a 2.6/5, beating out FOX (3 million, 1.9/3). The CW trailed with about 1.2 million viewers and a 0.8/1.ABC scored the top spot in the 18-49 demographic with a 1.8 rating. CBS finished second with a 1.6, and NBC (1.2)... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2012/11/tv-ratings-malibu-country-dips-but-stays-solid-friday-while-undercover-boss-rises.html