We are a month into the fall TV season and some of the numbers are in. Are you watching returning favorites or have new shows taken over your DVR space. Here’s the top ten from the first four weeks:
1. Sunday Night Football (NBC) 7.7 rating/19 share
2. Modern Family (ABC) 5.8/15
3. The Big Bang Theory (CBS) 5.7/18
4. Sunday Night Pre-Kick (NBC) 5.6/15
5. The Voice (NBC) 5.1/13
6. Grey’s Anatomy (NBC) 5.0/13
7. NCIS (CBS) 4.5/13
7. The Family Guy (FOX) 4.5/11
9. The Voice Tuesday (NBC) 4.5/13
10. The OT (Fox) 4.4/13
Read the full story and see the top 100 at ew.com.
Oprah’s dad is getting a divorce. So what, right? Well it might actually cost Oprah money!! Vernon Winfrey lives in a million dollar mansion that Oprah bought for him and receives a monthly allowance from her. Turns out he gets about $100,000 from her a year. Vernon’s wife, soon to be ex, doesn’t want to lose the perks! Read the full story at the New York Post.
President Obama will appear live on MTV on Friday. He will do a 30 minute Q & A on “Ask Obama Live: A MTV interview with the President” at 4p. MTV has reached out to Governor Romney to do the same but he has not yet responded.
NBC has ordered 5 more scripts for the Jimmy Fallon created comedy “Guys with Kids.”
CBS has picked up “Vegas” and “Elementary” for full seasons.
Andy Cohen (I want him to be my bff) and Giuliana Rancic will co-host the Miss Universe Pageant again. The pageant will be December 19th in Vegas. This is the third time they are co-hosting the show.