Ellen DeGeneres' daytime talker saw a 4 percent increase in the household ratings for its Season 12 debut
Show host promises a 12th season that's "awkward, oily and raging with hormones"
Beginning Monday, Sept. 8, new episodes will air at 10/9c weeknights, with rebroadcasts the following morning at 9/8c
"The Ellen DeGeneres Show" returns to its best premiere numbers in key demo to date
New "Two and a Half Men" star makes a flashy appearance -- again -- to promote his debut on the sitcom's season premiere
Chance's still-high voice is put to work in the service of world-weary laments in "Hold on 'Til the Night'
The original "American Idol" winner will return to perform on next Thursday's results show
Syndicated show distributed by Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution is cleared in 18 of top 20 markets and in 45 of top 50