Finale Ratings: Blue Bloods and Fashion Star Dip, Cancelled Vegas and Touch Steady
Blue Bloods‘ season finale this Friday drew 9.9 million total viewers — the night’s largest audience — yet dipped two tenths in the demo to a 1.1, placing third in the hour behind both 20/20 and NBC’s cancelled Rock Center.
Opening CBS’ night, Undercover Boss‘ update special …READ MORE
Ratings: Grimm Weathers Hiatus, Nikita Ticks Up, Cult Drops, Fashion Star a Shambles
Things weren’t grim at all for NBC’s Grimm, which on Friday night resumed Season 2 with 5 million total viewers and a 1.5 rating — the same audience it left off with and within a tenth of its demo delivery.
Grimm was also up …READ MORE
Elle Macpherson Out in Fashion Star Makeover
NBC’s Fashion Star has designs on a mini-makeover for Season 2, replacing Elle Macpherson as host and parting ways with one of its retail partners. READ MORE
Ratings: NCIS and Private Practice Rise in Finales, Glee Dips, Cougar Town Drops
NCIS wrapped its ninth season — in which a lotta people were left in jeopardy — with an audience of 18.7 million total viewers while scoring a 3.5 rating — up 3 and 13 percent week-to-week and topping Tuesday on both counts.
Private Practice‘s season-ender (7.1 mil/1.8) also saw gains, up …READ MORE
TVLine Items: Lifetime Follows Whitney Houston's Family, Fashion Star Renewed and More
Lifetime has given the green light to The Houston Family Chronicles, a 10-episode docu-series that follows the late Whitney Houston’s family. READ MORE
Ratings: Fashion Star No Runway Success With Sub-Parenthood Numbers, New Girl Hits Low
NBC’s Fashion Star hit the runway on Tuesday night with an average 90-minute premiere audience of 4.55 million total viewers, while scoring a 1.6 demo rating.
In the 10 o’clock hour, at least, that gave the Peacock a demo win, though the total audience fell way shy of … READ MORE
The TVLine-Up: TV Worth Watching This Tuesday
This Tuesday on TV: One Life to Live‘s top cop arrives at General Hospital, Fashion Star opens up its runway, prostitute problems plague Justified and Southland, and more. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar. READ MORE
TVLine Items: Diva Adds a Soprano (and a New Guy for Jane!), White Collar Revamp, and More
Lifetime’s Drop Dead Diva is packing on the casting news. First up, The Sopranos‘ Jamie-Lynn Sigler will guest-star on the Sept. 18 season finale as a travel agent with a fatal cardiac condition who can only be saved by … READ MORE
NBC's New Project Runway-Esque Reality Series Taps Jessica Simpson as Mentor
Showbiz multi-hyphenate Jessica Simpson has landed herself a(nother) cushy reality gig on NBC’s upcoming competition series, Fashion Star. READ MORE
TVLine Items: Couric Exiting Evening News, ThunderCats PromHo!, More TV News to Know
Former Today show sweetheart Katie Couric has reportedly made the decision to vacate her anchor post at CBS Evening News after just five years. READ MORE