Tag Archives: FOX

2011 Super Bowl XLV – Memphis & National Ratings

(photo by Charlie Riedel) Super Bowl XLV on February 6, 2011 ended with the Green Bay Packers beating the Pittsburgh Steelers, 31 – 25. According to TV by the Numbers, FOX scored a 47.9 household rating and 71 share with … Continue Reading

Posted in advertising, media, Memphis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments

Big News Day 6.25.09–Herenton, Fawcett & Jackson…TV Ratings

Yesterday, June 25, 2009, was a big news day in Memphis, and the world.  At 11:30am cdt, Memphis Mayor Willie Herenton announced that he was resigning from mayor to run for the 9th Congressional Seat.  About that same time, news … Continue Reading

Posted in media, Memphis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments

Household Ratings for GLEE & Finales on Tuesday 5/19

Did GLEE live up to the hype?  According to the GP post on 4/28 about GLEE’s unique marketing strategy, last night was the world’s largest grassroots screening.  For weeks now, FOX has been advertising GLEE in American Idol.  Here are last night’s numbers: National Household Ratings … Continue Reading

Posted in advertising, media, Memphis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments

FOX’s Unique Marketing Strategy for GLEE

“FOX is breaking more than a few rules with its rollout of “GLEE”, the ambitious musical comedy series from “Nip/Tuck” creator Ryan Murphy.”  according to TVWeek.com.   The initial episode of GLEE will launch a summer long marketing campaign for the series.  GLEE will … Continue Reading

Posted in advertising, media | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments

Two Memphis Contestants in Top 36 on American Idol – Season 8

Lil Rounds American Idol judges have selected 2 Memphis girls to be included in the 36 American Idol finalists.  Lil Rounds and Alexis Grace are competing in Hollywood to be the next American Idol – Season 8.  In Memphis, American Idol airs on … Continue Reading

Posted in media, Memphis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments

American Idol taps Memphis’ Lil Rounds for Hollywood

As American Idol season 8 begins, Lil (Lillian) Rounds from Memphis has been selected from the Kansas City auditions to advance to Hollywood.  According to information from WHBQ FOX13 in Memphis, “Lil Rounds lives with her husband and kids in … Continue Reading

Posted in advertising, media, Memphis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | No Comments

Top 10 Lists for 2008: TV, Music, Movies, Advertisers & More

Nielsen has just released the Top Ten lists for 2008.  According to Nielsen, “these are a year end look at the most popular trends among Americans during 2008.”  The categories are: television, internet, movies, DVDs, music, mobile, books, consumer purchasing … Continue Reading

Posted in advertising, media | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments

The Memphis & National Election Night Nielsen Ratings Results

Election night ratings in Memphis were much closer than the 2008 Presidential race results.  WMC & WREG were neck and neck until 10:30pm when WMC pulled away to win the Nielsen household overnight ratings race. Election Night Coverage – Tuesday, … Continue Reading

Posted in media, Memphis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments

Barack Obama’s 30 Minute Ad: National & Memphis Viewers

Barack Obama roadblocked a 30 minute advertisement last night on CBS, Fox, NBC and Univision.  According to Media Life Overnights, “Obama€™s biggest audience came on NBC, which averaged 9.85 million viewers. CBS drew 8.65 million, Fox 7.92 million and Univision … Continue Reading

Posted in advertising, media, Memphis | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | No Comments