TITLE

'Closer' opens door for cablers

AUTHOR(S)
Martin, Denise
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;6/14/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 52, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on high television ratings for TNT's drama program "The Closer." Episode ranks as a advertisement-supported cable's most watched telecast of a scripted series. In addition, overall viewership for "The Closer" beat broadcast competition from ABC, NBC, Fox, UPN and WB. The broadcast-type rating results from balance between the creative cache of cable and the delivery of a broadcast network.
ACCESSION #
21283412

 

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