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"America's Got Talent" Ranks #1 in Two-Hour Averages for Its Time Period in Adults 18-49 and Total Viewers

NBC spins the numbers for Tuesday, August 28. http://www.thefutoncritic.com/ratings/2012/08/29/americas-got-talent-ranks-number-1-in-two-hour-averages-for-its-time-period-in-adults-18-49-and-total-viewers-683504/20120829nbc02/

America's Got Talent Contestant Gets Standing Ovation for One Direction Cover

During Tuesday's America's Got Talent semifinals, judge Howard Stern named William Close the frontrunner, but it was 14-year-old Edon who stole the show. The singer received a standing ovation for his rendition of One Direction's smash hit "What Makes You Beautiful." Following Edon's impassioned performance, Howie Mandel and Sharon Osbourne were on their feet while the crowd enthusiastically chanted his name.  http://www.tvguide.com/News/Americas-Got-Talent-Edon-One-Direction-What-Makes-You-Beautiful-1052468.aspx?rss=breakingnews

Sharon Osbourne Compares NBC to Titanic, Confirms 'AGT' Exit (Again)

Nearly a month after she claimed the network fired her son, Jack, from "Stars Earn Stripes" she confirms that it's time to depart the series after six years. http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/VuLO9Z899jk/story01.htm

"America's Got Talent" Matches Last Week in 18-49, the Highest Non-Olympic Rating for Any Wednesday Program Since the June 27

NBC spins the numbers for Wednesday, August 22. http://www.thefutoncritic.com/ratings/2012/08/23/americas-got-talent-matches-last-week-in-18-49-the-highest-non-olympic-rating-for-any-wednesday-program-since-the-june-27-483504/20120823nbc01/

TV ratings: 'America's Got Talent' rises and leads Wednesday, 'So You Think You Can Dance' soft

Fast National ratings for Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012Wednesday's ratings played out pretty much according to form for this summer, with "America's Got Talent" -- which was up a little from last week -- leading NBC to a win for the night. "Big Brother" was steady for CBS, but "So You Think You Can Dance" dropped a little for FOX.NBC drew 6.3 million viewers and a 4.0 rating/7 share in households in primetime, beating out CBS' 5.7 million and 3.7/6. FOX (4.5 million, 2.8/5) came in third. ABC finished fourth with 3.7 million viewers and a 2.6/4, and The CW (934,000, 0.6/1) trailed.None of the networks got over the 2.0 mark in the 18-49 demographic. NBC finished on top with a 1.7, and CBS and FOX tied for second at 1.5. ABC posted a 1.0 and The CW a 0.4.... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2012/08/tv-ratings-americas-got-talent-rises-and-leads-wednesday-so-you-think-you-can-dance-soft.html

America's Got Talent: Most Dangerous Act Yet?

We thought we'd seen it all on America's Got Talent , but crossbow performer Ben Blaque proved us wrong. On Tuesday's wild card episode, judges Howie Mandel , Howard Stern and Sharon Osbourne each brought back four picks for a shot at redemption. Without a doubt, Blaque was one of the few who redeemed himself by performing what is possibly the most dangerous act to ever hit the AGT stage.  http://www.tvguide.com/News/Americas-Got-Talent-Ben-Blaque-Crossbow-1052222.aspx?rss=breakingnews

TV ratings: 'America's Got Talent' tops Tuesday, 'Go On' and 'Animal Practice' encores do OK

Fast National ratings for Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012"America's Got Talent" was down a tick from last week's ratings, but it still finished as Tuesday's top show. NBC also ran encores of the "Go On" and "Animal Practice" pilots that previewed during the Olympics, and unsurprisingly their numbers were much, much lower. Still, for summer comedy repeats, they did all right.NBC led the night with 7.9 million viewers and a 4.9 rating/8 share in households. CBS (7.15 million, 4.8/8) was second in viewers, finishing well ahead of FOX (4.7 million, 2.8/5). ABC came in fourth with 3 million viewers and a 2.1/3. The CW (735,000, 0.5/1) trailed.NBC also led the adults 18-49 demographic -- barely. Its 2.0 rating just beat FOX's 1.9. CBS took third with a 1.1, followed by ABC, 0.8, and The CW, 0.3.... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2012/08/tv-ratings-americas-got-talent-tops-tuesday-go-on-and-animal-practice-encores-do-ok.html

TV ratings: 'Oh Sit' does OK for The CW while 'America's Got Talent' leads Wednesday

Fast National ratings for Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012The premiere of The CW's goofy game show "Oh Sit" pulled down decent ratings Wednesday night -- at least by the standards of The CW in the summer, which is to say it was still near the back of the pack."America's Got Talent" once again gave NBC the night's top-rated program, as the results show matched its pre-Olympic rating in adults 18-49. "Big Brother" was also steady for CBS.NBC drew 6.2 million viewers and a 3.8 rating/7 share in households for the night, beating out CBS (5.55 million, 3.7/6) for the top spot. FOX took third with 4.7 million viewers and a 2.9/5. ABC (3.6 million, 2.5/4) came in fourth, and The CW (967,000, 0.6/1) trailed.FOX led the adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.7 rating, edging NBC's 1.6. CBS came in third with a 1.4, followed by ABC, 1.2, and The CW, 0.4.... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2012/08/tv-ratings-oh-sit-does-ok-for-the-cw-while-americas-got-talent-leads-wednesday.html

'America's Got Talent' Adds Four Semifinalists From YouTube Auditions

Academy of Villains, Bria Kelly, The Magic of Puck as well as Clint Carvalho and His Extreme Parrots are the acts who nab the spots in semifinals on the August 15 result show. http://www.aceshowbiz.com/news/view/00053101.html

Gabby Douglas to Guest on 'America's Got Talent'

U.S. Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas is tumbling her way onto "America's Got Talent." http://www.thewrap.com/tv/article/gabby-douglas-guest-americas-got-talent-52156
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