Live TV Musicals Ranked by Ratings, From ‘Sound of Music’ to ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’ (Photos)
NBC’s Easter Sunday special spanks “The Passion,” “A Christmas Story”
Tony Maglio | April 2, 2018 @ 9:18 AM
Last Updated: April 2, 2018 @ 10:33 AM
NBC just witnessed an Easter Sunday ratings miracle from its adaptation of "Jesus Christ Superstar," topping previous efforts "Hairspray Live" and "Peter Pan Live." It couldn't crack broadcast's Top 3, however.
Scroll through our gallery to see how each live musical on NBC and Fox rank by Nielsen numbers since the genre's rebirth. Least-viewed is first, most-watched last.
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