“Big Brother” a distant second
The 66th annual Emmys easily took the award for top-rated primetime telecast last week.
The show's 4.2 rating in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic was double that of any other broadcast show except for one : CBS’ “Big Brother” earned a 2.3 last Wednesday, coming in a distant second.
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Tuesday's “America's Got Talent” pulled in a 2.1, good for third place. Meanwhile, Sunday and Thursday's “Big Brother” episodes both had a 2.0, tying for fourth place with Fox's “MasterChef” on Monday.
Rounding out the Top 10 were ABC's Saturday night college football presentation (1.9), Wednesday's “AGT” (1.8), “Hotel Hell” (1.6) and a “Modern Family” rerun (1.5).
Here's the full Top 20: