Thanksgiving 'Survivor' roasts the competish

Kissell, Rick
December 2003
Daily Variety;12/1/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 40, p8
Trade Publication
Reports that CBS Inc.'s special episode of "Survivor: Pearl Islands" topped prime-time television ratings in the U.S. on November 26, 2003. Acquisition of the second place by the first hour of American Broadcasting Co.'s special "Trista & Ryan's Wedding"; Other programs in the top ten.


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