There's a new version of our iOS App available, now with video on iPad! Do us a solid and rate it in the iTunes Store!

TV ratings: 'The X Factor' has a modest premiere, 'Modern Family' big Wednesday

rachel-crow-x-factor.jpg

Fast National ratings for Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011It was a good news-bad news situation for "The X Factor" premiere on Wednesday. On the good side, the show gave FOX its best season-opening Wednesday since the early 1990s. On the bad, it was well below the premiere numbers for "American Idol" last season and below what most people were expecting.Elsewhere, "Modern Family" and "The Middle" both posted strong premiere numbers, and ABC's new drama "Revenge" had a decent opening as well. NBC's "Up All Night" and "Free Agents" dropped a good amount in their regular homes, while CBS' lineup was pretty steady.The total-viewer crown on Wednesday went to CBS, which averaged 12.3 million viewers and a 7.6 rating/12 share in households, edging FOX's 12.1 million and 7.2/11. ABC (11.4 million, 7.0/11) finished a solid third. NBC was a ways back in fourth with 6.6 million viewers and a 4.4/7. The CW (1.3 million, 0.9/1) wasn't much...


http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2011/09/tv-ratings-the-x-factor-has-a-modest-premiere-modern-family-big-wednesday.html
Want to comment on this post? First, you must log in to your SideReel account!