USA Wins Weekly Primetime Race


USA Network won the primetime-ratings battle for the week ended April 23 with a 2.3 rating, according to Nielsen Media Research.

The general entertainment network was followed by Disney Channel (2.1); Turner Network Television (1.8); Cartoon Network (1.6); Fox News Channel and Nick at Nite (1.4 each); TBS and Lifetime Television (1.3 apiece); and ESPN (1.2).

Nickelodeon won the total-day race with a 1.8 rating, followed by Nick at Nite and Disney Channel (1.3); Cartoon, USA and TNT (1.0); Lifetime and TBS (0.8); and MTV: Music Television, ESPN, TV Land and Hallmark Channel (0.7).