NBC #1 Friday in the U.S. ITV #1 in the UK. Seven #1 in AU.



Winter Olympics, Soap and more Winter Olympics dominated viewing on television throughout the world on Friday.
The Daily Diary Of Screens #dailydiaryofscreens 🇺🇸🇬🇧🇦🇺💻📱📺🎬🌎🗺️🇮🇳. For Friday, February 23, 2018. This is your North America, Central America, South America, India, UK and Australian Daily Television Ratings Platform.
In the U.S., NBC #1 broadcast network as ‘Winter Olympics‘ was the top broadcast program.
In the UK, ITV #1 broadcast network as ‘Coronation Street‘ was the top soap/program.
In Australia, Seven #1 broadcast network as Nine’s ‘Winter Olympics‘ was the top broadcast program and ‘Seven News‘ #1 newscast.
Black Panther‘ was the #1 film at the domestic box office this weekend. See Below.
Black Panther‘ was the #1 film at the international box office this weekend. See Below.
In Canada, CTV Total #1 network week of 15-21 January 2018 as ‘The Big Bang Theory‘ was the #1 program in Canada.
In Argentina, El Trece #1 broadcast network as ‘Simona‘ was the top program 22 February 2018.
In Chile, CHV #1 broadcast network as ‘Festival de Viña‘ premiere was the top program 21 February 2018.
In Perú, ‘AméricaTV‘ #1 broadcast network as ‘Ojitos‘ series premiere top program 20 February 2018.
In Colombia, Caracol #1 broadcast network as ‘Tarde lo conocí‘ top program 22 February 2018.
In México, Las Estrellas #1 broadcast network as ‘La Rosa‘ was the top Méxican program 21 February 2018 with 3.3 million viewers.
In India, Sun TV #1 Hindi broadcast network as ZEE TV’s ‘Kumkum Bhagya‘ was the top program week and ‘Comedy Central‘ #1 English broadcast network during #4 on 20-26 January 2018.


Black Panther‘ #1 at the U.S. box office weekend 16-19 February 2018. Complete box office Top Ten this weekend listed below.

Black Panther #1 at the International box office weekend 9-11 February 2018. Complete box office Top Ten this weekend listed below.

This Weekend in 1943, ‘Keeper Of The Flame‘ was directed by George Cukor, and starring Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn. Very controversial film when it came out, although the film was held over for a fourth week at Radio City Music Hall (most films lasted a week), it did not do well at the box office nationally and is considered the least successful of the Hepburn-Tracy films. It earned $2,190,000 in the United States and Canada and $1,032,000 elsewhere, making an overall profit of $1,040,000.

This weekend in 1943, ‘‘There Are Such Things’‘ Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra was the #1 record. This was the first and only week at #1 on Billboard.


The latest social media stats include this: Americans spend 25% of their time on social media.YouTube has viewers now watch 1 billion hours of video each day. 85% of digital video viewers will be YouTube viewers as daily usage of YouTube, is estimated the video-sharing platform will reach 185.9 million monthly US users in 2017. YouTube overall, and even YouTube on mobile alone, reaches more 18-34 and 18-49 year-olds than any cable network in the U.S. Facebook having 2.047 billion monthly active users watching 8 billion videos each day. 100 million hours of video content are watched on Facebook daily. In addition, 81% of all shares come from Facebook. 41% of Millennials use Facebook every day. And, there are now 5 million active advertisers on its platform, up from 4 million in September 2016 and 2 million in February 2015. Instagram has 700 million users of which 250 million are daily users. 51% of Instagram users access the platform daily and 35% say they look at the platform several times per day. Most Instagram users are between 18-29 years old. 88% of Twitter users are on mobile. An average of 500 million tweets are sent every day with 330 million active users. Twitter had 9 million new members sign up in Q1 2017. 81% of millennials check Twitter at least once per day. The Google+1 button is hit 5 billion times per day. 80% of Internet users on Pinterest are female. Eighty-one percent of US consumers use Facebook regularly, compared with Google (79%), Twitter (43%) and Instagram (40%), System1 Research reported.

Pinterest has 110 million monthly active users. 93% of Pinterest users use the platform to plan or make purchases. Pinterest drives 25% of all retail website referral traffic. LinkedIn has 450 million registered members with 100 million active users who spend 17 minutes per month on the site. Tumblr has 555 million users and Weibo has 100 million daily users. Skype has 300 milllion active users and there are 1.000 billion users on Whatsapp. With 900 million active users on Facebook Messenger, 60 billion messages are sent via Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp every day, each with over 1 billion daily users. Netflix now has 75 million streaming subscribers. QQ has 853 million active users. WeChat has 697 million active users while QZone has 640 million. Baidu Tieba has 300 million active users while Viber has 249 million. Sina Weibo has 222 million active users while Line has 215 million. Snapchat has 200 million users and 150 million users are active each day, watching 10 billion videos each day. Over 400 million snaps are shared on Snapchat per day, and almost 9,000 photos are shared every second. YY has 122 million active users; VKontakte has 100 million active users as does BBM and Telegram. Of note, Almost 80% of time spent on social media platforms happens on mobile.

Google Sets Trials For Upgraded Version Of SMS For Businesses. Select retail, travel, food and delivery businesses in the US will soon have a chance to sample Google‘s new Rich Communication Services. Sign-ups are underway for the upgraded version of SMS, offering features such as branding, interactivity, rich media and analytics. For more, go to:http://www.zdnet.com/article/google-rcs-messaging-available-businesses/

Remember, social media marketing isn’t always the tech. It’s the people.

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 Friday, February 23, 2018 (Posted on February 24, 2018)
According to Nielsen’s National Television Household Universe Estimates, there are 119.6 million TV homes in the U.S. for the 2017-18 TV season.

NBC #1 broadcast network Friday as ‘Winter Olympics’ top program.


NBC
The Peacock Network

8P ‘Winter Olympics‘ finished with an average 12.304 million viewers.
9P ‘Winter Olympics‘ finished with an average 13.616 million viewers.
10P ‘Winter Olympics’ finished with an average 10.242 million viewers.

CBS
The Tiffany Network

8P ‘Big Brother:Celebrity Edition‘ finished with an average 4.823 million viewers.
9P ‘Big Brother:Celebrity Edition‘ finished with an average 4.368 million viewers.
10P ‘Blue Bloods‘ rerun finished with an average 4.271 million viewers.

ABC
The Alphabet Network

8P ‘Wreck It Ralph‘ rerun finished with an average 2.083 million viewers.
9P ‘Wreck It Ralph‘ rerun finished with an average 1.857 million viewers.
10P ‘20/20‘ rerun finished with an average 3.342 million viewers.

FOX
The Animal Network of Broadcast

8P ‘Showtime At The Apollo‘ rerun finished with an average 2.082 million viewers.
9P ‘Showtime At The Apollo‘ rerun finished with an average 2.075 million viewers.

The CW
The Little Network That Couldn’t …

8P ‘The Third Annual Howie Mandel Stand-up Gala‘ rerun finished with an average 833,000 viewers.
9P ‘The Third Annual Howie Mandel Stand-up Gala‘ rerun finished with an average 667,000 viewers.
930P ‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?‘ rerun finished with an average 559,000 viewers.

For The Record

NBC finished #1 Friday in prime time with an average 12.054 million viewers.
CBS finished with an average 4.483 million viewers.
ABC finished with an average 2.427 million viewers.
FOX finished with an average 2.079 million viewers.
The CW finished with an average 723,000 viewers.

Broadcast (Big Five) Networks finished with an estimated 21.766 million viewers.

Today In Communication History

On this date in 2002, ‘Ride to Freedom:The Rosa Parks Story‘ premiered on CBS TV.

Quote Of The Day

‘I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear.’
Rosa Parks

Cinema News


BAFTA Award Winners List

BEST FILM

“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” Graham Broadbent, Pete Czernin, Martin McDonagh

DIRECTOR

“The Shape of Water,” Guillermo Del Toro

LEADING ACTOR

Gary Oldman, “Darkest Hour”

LEADING ACTRESS

Frances McDormand, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”

SUPPORTING ACTOR

Sam Rockwell, “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri”

SUPPORTING ACTRESS

Allison Janney, “I, Tonya”

OUTSTANDING BRITISH FILM
“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” Martin McDonagh, Graham Broadbent, Pete Czernin

ANIMATED FILM

“Coco,” Lee Unkrich, Darla K. Anderson

FILM NOT IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE
“The Handmaiden,” Park Chan-wook, Syd Lim

DOCUMENTARY

“I Am Not Your Negro,” Raoul Peck

EE RISING STAR AWARD (VOTED FOR BY THE PUBLIC)

Daniel Kaluuya

OUTSTANDING DEBUT BY A BRITISH WRITER, DIRECTOR OR PRODUCER
“I Am Not a Witch,” Rungano Nyoni (Writer/Director), Emily Morgan (Producer)

ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY

“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” Martin McDonagh

ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

“Call Me by Your Name,” James Ivory

ORIGINAL MUSIC

“The Shape of Water,” Alexandre Desplat

CINEMATOGRAPHY

“Blade Runner 2049,” Roger Deakins

EDITING

“Baby Driver,” Jonathan Amos, Paul Machliss

COSTUME DESIGN

“Phantom Thread,” Mark Bridges

PRODUCTION DESIGN
“The Shape of Water,” Paul Austerberry, Jeff Melvin, Shane Vieau

MAKE UP & HAIR

“Darkest Hour,” David Malinowski, Ivana Primorac, Lucy Sibbick, Kazuhiro Tsuji

SPECIAL VISUAL EFFECTS
“Blade Runner 2049,” Richard R. Hoover, Paul Lambert, Gerd Nefzer, John Nelson

SOUND

“Dunkirk,” Alex Gibson, Richard King, Gregg Landaker, Gary A. Rizzo, Mark Weingarten

BRITISH SHORT ANIMATION

“Poles Apart,” Paloma Baeza, Ser En Low

BRITISH SHORT FILM
“Cowboy Dave,” Colin O’Toole, Jonas Mortense

OUTSTANDING BRITISH CONTRIBUTION TO CINEMA (PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED)
National Film and Television School (NFTS)

BAFTA FELLOWSHIP (PREVIOUSLY ANNOUNCED)

Ridley Scott

Box Office Weekend 16-19 February 2018 Domestic

#1 ‘Black Panther’ $218,000,000 in 4,020 theaters
#2 ‘Peter Rabbit’ $ 22,500,000 in 3,275 theaters
#3 ‘Fifty Shades Freed’ $ 18,000,000 in 3,768 theaters
#4 ‘Jumanji:Welcome To The Jungle’ $ 10,000,000 in 2,800 theaters
#5 ‘The 15:17 to Paris’ $ 9,600,000 in 3,042 theaters
#6 ‘The Greatest Showman’ $ 6,300,000 in 1,936 theaters
#7 ‘Early Man’ $ 4,200,000 in 2,494 theaters

Box Office Weekend 16-19 February 2018 (International)

#1 ‘Black Panther’ $168,700,000 in 48 markets
#2 ‘The Shape Of Water’ $ 12,300,000 in 40 markets
#3 ‘Maze Runner:The Death Cure’ $ 11,000,000 in 66 markets
#4 ‘The Greatest Showman’ $ 9,600,000 in 31 markets
#5 ‘Ice’ $ 8,700,000 in 1 market
#6 ‘Jumanji:Welcome To The Jungle’ $ 4,800,000 in 93 markets
#7 ‘3 Billboards’ $ 4,500,000 in 40 markets
#8 ’15:17 To Paris’ $ 2,800.000 in 27 markets
#9 ‘Ferdinand’ $ 2,700,000 in 34 markets
#10’Phantom Thread’ $ 2,200,000 in 27 markets

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In the UK, Peak time is defined as Early Peak is 17:30 to 20:00 and Late Peak is 20:00 to 23:00.
Across The Pond

ITV #1 broadcast network Friday as ‘Coronation Street’ top soap/program.


ITV
The Independent One

7P ‘Emmerdale
730P ‘Coronation Street
8P ‘Love Your Garden
830P ‘Coronation Street
9P ‘Lethal Weapon‘ (‘Birdwatching’)

BBC One
The Big One

7P ‘The One Show
730P ‘Live Six Nations Rugby Union‘ France v Italy

BBC Two
The Little Two

7P ‘Winter Olympics
8P ‘MasterMind
830P ‘Wild Cameramen At Work
9P ‘An Island Parish

Channel 4
The Big Four

8P ‘Jamie and Jimmy’s Friday Night Feast
9P ‘Googlebox

Channel 5
The Viacom Five

7P ‘The Wine Show
8P ‘Celebrity 5 Go Barging
9P ‘Cruising with Jane McDonald


DOWN UNDER
NOTE: While Australian considers Prime Time 6P-Midnight, we use the US prime time system to measure television effectiveness in Australia. Thus 7P-10P is the standard from which this rating is based. Newscasts are considered only as newscasts and not television programs inside or outside of this period except in special periods. The % share is based on the Australian Prime Time 6P-Midnight period.

Seven #1 broadcast network in Australia Friday as ‘Winter Olympics’ top program.


Seven
The Second Commercial Network in Australia finished with a 32.7% share.

7P ‘Better Homes and Gardens‘ finished with an average 575,000 viewers.
830P ‘Winter Olympics‘ finished #1 program Friday evening with an average 593,000 viewers.

Nine
The First Commercial Network in Australia finished with a 24.3% share.

7P ‘A Current Affair‘ finished with an average 573,000 viewers.
731P ‘Vet On The Hill‘ finished with an average 301,000 viewers.
838P ‘Ghosts Of Girlfriends Past‘ did not finish in the top 20 programs.

Ten
The CBS Commercial Network in Australia finished with a 17.3% share.

7P ‘The Project‘ finished with an average 398,000 viewers.
730P ‘The Living Room‘ finished with an average 443,000 viewers.
830P ‘The Graham Norton Show‘ finished with an average 355,000 viewers.
930P ‘Hughesy, We Have A Problem‘ rerun did not finish in the top 20 programs.

ABC
The Alphabet Network in Australia finished with a 16.7% share.

730P ‘Special:Deputy PM Quits‘ finished with an average 412,000 viewers.
801P ‘Gardening Australia‘ finished with an average 447,000 viewers.
9P ‘Vera‘ finished with an average 467,000 viewers.

SBS
The Special Broadcast Service in Australia finished with a 6.9% share.

730P ‘Great British Railway Journeys‘ did not finish in the top 20 programs.
8P ‘Great British Railway Journeys‘ did not finish in the top 20 programs.
830P ‘Homeland‘ (‘Rebel Rebel’) did not finish in the top 20 programs.
940P ‘Fair Game‘ did not finish in the top 20 programs.

Top Newscasts In Australia

#1 SEVEN NEWS Seven 847,000 viewers #1 in Brisbane, Adelaide & Perth

#2 NINE NEWS Nine 846,000 viewers #1 in Sydney & Melbourne

#3 SEVEN NEWS/TT Seven 800,000 viewers Melbourne top market

#4 NINE NEWS 6:30 Nine 760,000 viewers Melbourne top market

#5 ABC NEWS-EV ABC 596,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#6 EYEWITNESS NEWS Ten 417,000 viewers Melbourne top market

SATURDAY AUSTRALIAN OVERNIGHT TV RATINGS
Saturday Australian Overnight TV Ratings
SATURDAY AUSTRALIAN OVERNIGHT TV RATINGS

DOWN UNDER
NOTE: While Australian considers Prime Time 6P-Midnight, we use the US prime time system to measure television effectiveness in Australia. Thus 7P-10P is the standard from which this rating is based. Newscasts are considered only as newscasts and not television programs inside or outside of this period except in special periods. The % share is based on the Australian Prime Time 6P-Midnight period.

Nine #1 broadcast network Saturday in Australia as ABC’s ‘Death In Paradise’


Nine
The First Commercial Network in Australia finished with an estimated average 474,000 viewers and a 30.2% share.

7P ‘David Attenborough’s Blue Planet II‘ finished with an average 686,000 viewers.
809P ‘Back To The Future‘ finished with an average 339,000 million viewers. 455

Seven
The Second Commercial Network in Australia finished with an estimated average 463,500 viewers and a 31.5% share.

7P ‘Winter Olympics‘ finished with an average 465,000 viewers.
930P ‘The Front Bar‘ finished with an average 456,000 viewers.

Ten
The CBS Commercial Network in Australia finished with a 10.9% share.

7P ‘Bondi Rescue‘ did not finish in the top 20 programs.
730P ‘Bondi Rescue‘ finished with an average 205,000 viewers.
8P ‘NCIS‘ (‘Double Down’) did not finish in the top 20 programs.
9P ‘Star Trek‘ did not finish in the top 20 programs.

ABC
The Alphabet Network in Australia finished with a 19.8% share.

730P ‘Death In Paradise‘ finished #1 program Saturday evening with an average 753,000 viewers.
831P ‘Delicious‘ finished with an average 464,000 viewers.
919P ‘River‘ did not finish in the top 20 programs.

SBS
The Special Broadcast Service in Australia finished with a 7.6% share.

735P ‘Giant Cruise Ship:Building Giants‘ did not finish in the top 20 programs.
830P ‘Super Tunnel: Building Giants‘ did not finish in the top 20 programs.
925P ‘Heston’s Feasts‘ did not finish in the top 20 programs.

Top Newscasts In Australia

#1 SEVEN NEWS–SAT Seven 823,000 viewers #1 in Brisbane, Adelaide & Perth

#2 NINE NEWS SAT Nine 804,000 viewers #1 in Sydney & Melbourne

#3 ABC NEWS-SA ABC 688,000 viewers Melbourne top market
#4 EYEWITNESS NEWS Ten 262,000 viewers Melbourne top market

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