Eyes on 'CSI'; NBC takes demo

Littleton, Cynthia
February 2004
Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;2/17/2004, Vol. 382 Issue 31, p8
CBS television network was hot to trot on the second Thursday of the February sweep, with nearly 31 million viewers turning out for "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation," which helped the eye network open up a wider lead against NBC's "The Apprentice" in the 9 p.m. hour. CBS' 10 p.m. drama "Without a Trace" also hit new highs. But NBC posted the highest demo score of the night with the 8-8:45 p.m. supersize edition of "Friends" (26 million, 11.4 rating/29 share in adults 18-49). CBS' "Survivor: All-Stars" (22.4 million, 8.1/21) ran a strong second in the 8 p.m. hour.


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