Posts Tagged ‘Ratings’

Kirkman Believes The Show Could See A Twelfth Season

by Peter Paltridgeon 12/28/2016
The Walking Dead hasn’t officially been renewed for five more seasons, but the creator thinks the prediction is not far-fetched. Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman has made many comments regarding how long his creation could last. In the case of the TV series, Kirkman now believes it’s got at least five more seasons’ worth of […]

Walking Dead Earning Less Than Expected For AMC

by Peter Paltridgeon 07/19/2016
The Walking Dead finished its latest season remaning the top #1-rated program on basic cable, but — in the kind of problem you find only in big business — it wasn’t ENOUGH of a #1 finish. Since AMC overestimated the revenue their shows would be bringing in, it’s now being forced to cut jobs. Deadline […]

Guess Which Series Came Out On Top In 2015 Ratings?

by Peter Paltridgeon 12/30/2015
Why, the very series this site is based around. The Walking Dead is the #1 highest-rated scripted series in multiple categories in 2015, according to Nielsen ratings figures released today. And to think someone around here with a last name relating to a food product was worried about football (though technically, football still beat it). […]

The Walking Dead Loses To NFL Again In Ratings Race

by Alex Beanon 11/10/2015
Despite an episode that failed to resolve a major character issue, the ratings for “The Walking Dead” again failed to defeat the Sunday evening NFL game – this time between the Dallas Cowboys and the Philadelphia Eagles. “The Walking Dead” only mustered 12.4 million viewers for their fifth episode of Season Six despite nobody knowing […]

CEO Of AMC Tells Investors To Quit Panicking Over TWD Ratings

by Peter Paltridgeon 11/05/2015
The over-reactionary nature of Wall Street is well-known. As I once heard someone put it, “A BUNNY FARTED IN SWITZERLAND! SELL! SELL! SELL!!” I could describe it another way, but I’ve never heard the stock market summed up better than that. When the new season of The Walking Dead premiered, it was the highest-rated show […]

TWD Ratings Fall To Third Behind NFL And World Series

by Alex Beanon 11/03/2015
Even the special extended 90-minute episode of “The Walking Dead” was not enough to stave off a third-place finish in the ratings for the night as TWD finished behind the Sunday night NFL game between the Green Bay Packers and Denver Broncos [23 million viewers] as well as the fifth and deciding game of the […]

TWD Ratings Improve In Third Week, Still Lose To NFL

by Alex Beanon 10/27/2015
The ratings for the third episode of AMC network’s “The Walking Dead” improved by more than a million viewers from the second week’s episode, but that wasn’t enough to surpass the Sunday night NFL game between the Carolina Panthers and Philadelphia Eagles. The NFL game drew 20.1 million total viewers to 13.1 million total viewers […]

TWD Loses To NFL Again In Week Two Ratings

by Alex Beanon 10/20/2015
The National Football League has won two in a row in the ratings race against “The Walking Dead” as the second episode of the sixth season succumbed to the NBC’s telecast of the New England Patriots’ 34-27 victory over the Indianapolis Colts which drew 18.8 million viewers for an 8.2 rating to 12.2 million and […]

The Walking Dead Returns, Loses To NFL In Ratings

by Alex Beanon 10/13/2015
AMC’s “The Walking Dead” returned for its Season Six premiere, but unlike last season – when its season premiere episode obliterated the NFL game in the night’s television ratings – this time, the NFL game between the New York Giants and San Francisco 49ers won the evening’s ratings battle. The NFL game gathered 19.7 million […]

FTWD Solid In Season One Finale Ratings

by Alex Beanon 10/06/2015
It wasn’t the crazy numerals they put up in the season debut in August but the series finale for “Fear The Walking Dead” were still pretty decent and good enough to defeat all competition on Sunday evening. The companion series to AMC’s “The Walking Dead” drew a respectable 6.86 million total viewers, which beat out […]