Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Miami/Boston TV by the numbers

Robin Thicke sees some "Blurred Lines" on BET

Miami/Fort Lauderdale TV viewers were really feeling the BET 2013 awards show because it was the most watched program in South Florida for the week of June 24-June 30. The show drew 276,000 total viewers. Rounding out the rest of the top shows that week were telenovelas from Univision and Telemundo networks. And the most watched English-language shows came courtesy of CBS's "Under the Dome" on WFOR (#18 with 143,000 viewers) and ABC's "20/20" news magazine show on WPLG (#30 at 122,000 viewers).











Here are the top 10 for that week:

1. BET  2013    Awards Show                    276,000
2. WLTV-UNI  Sal y Pimienta                    195,000
3. WSCV-TEL  Patrona (telenovela)          189,000
3. WLTV-TEL  Cup                                   189,000
5. WLTV-UNI  Amores Verdaderos         184,000
6. WLTV-UNI  Amores Verdaderos          172,000
7. WSCV-TEL  Patrona                             166,000
8. WLTV-UNI  Amores Verdaderos          163,000
8. WLTV-UNI  Pardn                                162,000
8. WSCV-TEL Patrona                              162,000
11. WSCV-TEL La Voz Kids                    160,000
11. WSCV-TEL Patrona                            160,000


And up in Boston, the ratings were all about sports (the Bruins, the Red Sox) and English-language dramas (CBS's "Under the Dome") Of note, the broadcast of the "Boston Strong" celebrity fundraiser, which aired on WCVB-ABC, had a strong viewership. It was the third most watched program that week with 335,000 viewers. The only newscast in the top 30 was WFXT-Ch. 25's 10 p.m. newscast from June 30 which came in at #17 with 135,000 viewers.

1.   WHDH-NBC  NHL Game 6          1.325 million viewers
2.   WHDH-NBC NHL PreGame 6         898,000
3.   WCVB-ABC Boston Strong              335,00
4.   WBZ-CBS Under the Dome              255,000
5.   NESN  Extra Innings                          246,000
5.   NESN Major League Baseball           245,000
7.   WHDH-NBC America's Got Talent   240,000
8.   NESN  Mjr. League Baseball             230,000
9.   TNT Rizzoli and Isle                           219,000
10. NESN Mjr. League Baseball             209,000
11. WBZ-CBS  60 Minutes                     199,000

source: Nielsen