CBS #1 Tuesday in the U.S. ITV #1 in the UK. Seven #1 in Australia.

‘It’s All About Screens.’ This is the Daily Diary of Screens. On Tuesday, November 24, 2015, CBS finished #1 broadcast network as ‘NCIS’‘ was the top program. ITV was #1 in the UK as ‘I’m A Celebrity. Get Me Out of Here!’ was the top program. Seven finished #1 in Australia as ‘The X Factor Grand Final Winner Announced’ was the top non-news program and ‘Nine News 6:30’ was the nation’s top newscast. ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay 2‘ #1 at Cinema weekend 20-22 November 2015 (Domestic) ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay 2‘ #1 weekend 20-22 November 2015 (International). There are 3.734 Billion Unique Mobile 68% Social Ad Clicks Are Now Mobile. Users as of this quarter, account for a 51% worldwide penetration. Direct uploads of user videos to Facebook now exceed YouTube. 88% of Twitter users are on mobile. The Google+1 button is hit 5 billion times per day. 80% of Internet users on Pinterest are female. LinkedIn has 347 million registered members. 600 million users on Whatsapp. WEDNESDAY AUSTRALIAN OVERNIGHT TV RATINGS (*SEE BELOW)

Today, traditional TV still accounts for the lion’s share of video viewing, but online and mobile are where the growth is. When managed together, TV/digital/mobile hold the potential to drive real impact for advertisers—enabling them to maximize the customers they reach and/or reinforce key messaging across screens. After all, ‘It’s all about screens’.

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For Tuesday, November 24, 2015 (Posted on November 25, 2015)

ABC #1 Tuesday but CBS' 'NCIS' top program.

CBS #1 Tuesday as ‘NCIS’ top program.


The Tiffany Network had the all powerful procedural and was enough to win the evening per final data. At 8P, ‘NCIS’ finished with an average 16.19 million viewers and a 9.8/16 to be the #1 program on Monday. At 9P, ‘NCIS: New Orleans’ finished with an average 11.85 million viewers and a 7.3/12. At 10P, ‘Limitless’ finished with an average 6.53 million viewers and a 4.2/7.


The Alphabet Network had the season finale of the biggest dancing show in the U.S. At 8P, ‘Charlie Brown Thanksgiving’ finished with an average 7.52 million viewers and a 4.1/7. Then at 9P, ‘Dancing With The Stars’ season finale delivered an average 13.49 million viewers and an 8.2/14.


The Peacock Network had the biggest singing show of the season. At 8P, ‘The Voice’ finished with an average 9.97 million viewers and a 6.2/10. At 9P, ‘Chicago Med’ finished with an average 7.61 million viewers and a 4.7/8. Then at 10P, ‘Chicago Fire’ finished with an average 7.34 million viewers and a 4.7/8.


The Animal Network didn’t have much on Tuesday. At 8P, ‘Grandfathered’ finished with an average 2.72 million viewers and a 1.7/3. Then at 830P, ‘The Grinder’ finished with an average 2.25 million viewers and a 1.4/2. At 9P, ‘Scream Queens’ finished with an average 1.98 million viewers and a 1.3/2.

The CW

The Little Network That Couldn’t didn’t. At 8P, ‘Greatest Holiday Commercials’ finished with an average 1.45 million viewers and a 0.9/2. At 9P, a rerun of ‘The Flash’ finished with an average 940,000 viewers and a 0.6/1.

Late Night

At 1135P, NBC’s ‘The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon’ finished #1 with a 2.9/8; ABC’s ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ finished with a 2.4/6 and CBS’ ‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ finished #3 with a 2.2/5. At 1235A, NBC’s ‘Late Night with Seth Meyers’ finished #1 with a 1.4/5 in metered-market households; ABC’s ‘Nightline’ finished #2 with a 1.4/4 and CBS’s ‘Late Late Show with James Corden’ finished #3 with a 1.1/4. At 135A, NBC’s ‘Last Call with Carson Daly’ finished with a 0.9/4.

For The Record

CBS finished #1 with an average 11.524 million viewers and a 7.1/12, 25,000 viewers ahead of ABC. ABC finished #2 Tuesday with an average 11.499 million viewers and a 6.8/12. NBC finished #3 with an average 8.308 million viewers and a 5.2/9. FOX finished with an average 2.233 million viewers and a 1.4/2. Univision finished with an average 1.70 million viewers. Telemundo finished with an average 1.30 million viewers. The CW finished with an average 1.996 million viewers and an 0.8/1.

Today In Communication History

On this date in 1965, the first color broadcast of an NFL game aired on CBS. The Detroit Lions and the Baltimore Colts played to a 24-24 tie. While there is no known footage of the telecast, that year’s Championship was the first done in color shown above.

Traditional Media Consumption From Online Adults
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Among online US adults, Baby Boomers (46-65) spend almost twice as much time on a daily basis with TV, radio and print as do Millennials (16-3) per newly-released data from a TNS study. In fact, while Baby Boomers report spending more than double the time with TV (3.4 hours per day) as with TV and video online (1.3 hours), Millennial estimate spending more time with digital than offline TV (2.7 vs. 1.9 hours per day).
For comparison, Nielsen figures suggest that while youth watch substantially less traditional TV than their older counterparts, traditional TV viewing among Millennials is in excess of 2 hours per day, surpassing 3 hours per day for the 25-34 demographic.

Baby Boomers in the U.S. is estimated to be 75+ million. Aside from the sheer size of the boomer population, they are also affluent. Some estimates have them controlling 70% of the disposable income in the U.S. Also, boomers are tech savvy. They are heavy consumers of television programming, and they spend as much or more time online.
A Google/Ipsos study of consumers 45 and over found that the amount of time spent on the Internet and traditional television viewing were comparable. They found that the Internet is the top source for gathering information on topics of interest. In the DMN3 Study, the top three online activities of Boomers are: 1) Using search engines (96%); 2) Using email (95%); and 3) Shopping for products or services (92%).

Cinema News
Top Ten Box Office 20-22 November 2015 Weekend (Domestic Only)

#1 ‘Mockingly 2’ $101.0 million from 4,175 locations
#2 ‘Spectre’ $14.60 million from 3,659 locations (Critique:
#3 ‘The Peanuts Movie’ $12.80 million from 3,671 locations
#4 ‘The Night Before’ $10.10 million from 2,960 locations
#5 ‘Secret In Their Eyes’ $ 6.63 million from 2,392 locations
#6 ‘Love the Coopers’ $ 3.93 million from 2,603 locations
#7 ‘The Martian’ $ 3.70 million from 2,086 locations
#8 ‘Spotlight’ $ 3.60 million from 589 locations
#9 ‘The 33’ $ 2.24 million from 2,452 locations
#10 ‘The Bridge of Spies’ $ 1.95 million from 1,532 locations (Critique:

International Box Office
#1 ‘The Hunger Games’ $146.0 million
#2 ‘Spectre’ $ 65.7 million (Critique:
#3 ‘Our Times’ $ 12.0 million
#4 ‘Inside Man’ $ 10.2 million
#5 ‘Transporter Refueled’ $ 9.8 million
#6 ‘Spanish Affair 2’ $ 7.4 million
#7 ‘Hotel Transylvania 2’ $ 5.8 million
#8 ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ $ 4.2 million
#9 ‘The Priests’ $ 3.8 million
#10 ‘Return Of The Cuckoo’ $ 3.7 million

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Across The Pond

ITV #1 Tuesday in the UK as 'I'm A Celebrity. Get Me Out of Here!' top program.

ITV #1 Tuesday in the UK as ‘I’m A Celebrity. Get Me Out of Here!’ top program.


The Independent One again had the big program and finished #1 Tuesday in the UK. At 8P, ‘Emergency! Trains vs Weather’ finished with an average 2.44 million viewers (11.2%). Then, ‘I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!’ continued its high ratings run on Tuesday, finishing with an average 7.53 million viewers and a big 32.0% share of the available audience. Fern McCann’s trial powered the big audience. The day before, she blew up social media with a shower.


The Big One again finished poorly on Tuesday. AT 9P, a new drama, ‘Capital’ began its run with an average 3.84 million viewers (16.3%). And that was the highlight of the night for BBC.


The Little Two at 8P had ‘MasterChef: The Professionals’ and it continued with an increased audience of 3.19 million viewers (14.7%) on Tuesday. It was followed at 9P by ‘The Great Pottery Throwdown’ and it fell with an average 1.71 million viewers (7.3%).

Channel 4

The Big Four at 8P had ‘House of Hypochondriacs’ and it drew only 1.13 million viewers (5.2%). It was followed at 9P by ’24 Hours in A&E’ which slipped from its average to only 1.22 million viewers (5.2%). At 10P, ‘Catastrophe’ dropped to 566,000 viewers (3.2%).


Murdoch’s Bird Network at 8P presented The CW’s ‘The Flash’ and it finished with an average of 468,000 viewers (2.2%).

Down Under

For the second night in a row, the Second Commercial Network in the nation finished #1 with a 30.7% share of the available audience. And it was all due to ‘The X Factor’ which when the winner was announced drew an average 1.204,000 viewers for the #1 program on Tuesday. The show itself finished #2 with an average 1.045,000 viewers. And, ‘Seven News’ finished with an average 954,000 viewers.


Network Nine finished second for the second straight day with a 27.9% share. The #1 newscast of the evening was ‘Nine News 6:30’ for the second night in a row with an average on Tuesday of 964,000 viewers. And, ‘The Block’ finished with an average 960,000 viewers.


The Third Commercial Network in Australia finished #3 with a 20.1% share of the available audience.


The Alphabet Network in Australia finished fourth with a 17.6% share.


The Special Broadcast Service in Australia finished #5 with a 3.8% share of the available audience.

Top Ten Non-News Programs In Australia On Tuesday
WINNER ANNOUNCED Seven 1,204,000 viewers #1 in Sydney, Brisbane & Adelaide

#2 The X Factor GrandFinal Seven 1,045,000 viewers #1 in Melbourne & Perth
#3 THE BLOCK Nine 960,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#4 A CURRENT AFFAIR Nine 950,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#5 HOME AND AWAY Seven 741,000 viewers Sydney top market
#6 CATALYST ABC 738,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#7 THE BIG BANG THEORY (R) Nine 702,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#8 7.30 ABC 697,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#9 WITH SARAH FERGUSON ABC 694,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#10 THE PROJECT 7PM TEN 633,000 viewers Melbourne top market

Top Newscasts In Australia On Tuesday
#1 NINE NEWS 6:30 Nine 964,000 251,000 353,000 225,000 75,000 60,000
#2 NINE NEWS Nine 954,000 267,000 338,000 200,000 76,000 72,000
#3 SEVEN NEWS Seven 950,000 243,000 300,000 131,000 95,000 182,000
#4 Seven News/TodayTonight Seven 904,000 236,000 281,000 141,000 73,000 172,000
#5 ABC NEWS ABC 788,000 229,000 243,000 124,000 88,000 105,000


Nine #1 Wednesday as 'The Block Winner Announced' #1 non-news program & 'Seven News' #1 newscast

Nine #1 Wednesday as ‘The Block Winner Announced’ #1 non-news program & ‘Seven News’ #1 newscast


Network Nine was back on Top Wednesday as it finished with a huge 35.2% share of the available audience. The #1 program was ‘The Block-Winner Announced’ which drew an amazing 1.812 million viewers.


The Second Commercial Network in Australia finished #2 with a 24.1% share.

ABC finished #3 with a 19.1% share of the available audience.
Ten finished #4 with a 16.1% share.
SBS finished #5 with a 5.6% share of the available audience.

Top Ten Non-News Programs In Australia Wednesday
#1 THE BLOCK-WINNER ANN’D Nine 1,812,000 viewers #1 in all markets
#2 THE BLOCK -GRAND FINAL Nine 1,579,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#3 A CURRENT AFFAIR Nine 908,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#4 HOME AND AWAY Seven 761,000 viewers Sydney top market
#5 7.30 ABC 717,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#6 KITCHEN CABINET ABC 626,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#7 Home With SarahFerguson ABC 613,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#8 THE CHASE AUSTRALIA Seven 571,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#9 THE PROJECT 7PM TEN 551,000 viewers Sydney top market
#10 THE VERDICT Nine 548,000 viewers Melbourne top market

Top Newscast In Australia Wednesday
#1 SEVEN NEWS Seven 1,050,000 viewers #1 in Perth
#2 SEVEN NEWS/TodayTonight Seven 996,000 viewers #1 in Sydney & Adelaide
#3 NINE NEWS Nine 980,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#4 NINE NEWS 6:30 Nine 976,000 viewers #1 in Melbourne & Brisbane
#5 ABC NEWS ABC 855,000 viewers Melbourne top market

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