The daytime Nielsen ratings are in for the week of April 16-20, 2012. GENERAL HOSPITAL had a slight bump in total viewership which is even more impressive since its lead-in aired repeats. GH and THE BOLD AND BEAUTIFUL gained viewers in the Women 18-49 demo.
From TV Media Insights:
Canceled THE REVOLUTION on ABC (1.16 million: down 58 percent from year-ago occupant ONE LIFE TO LIVE) aired a week of repeats, while THE CHEW, also on the alphabet net, dipped from year-ago occupant ALL MY CHILDREN by 16 percent in total viewers and as high as 25 percent among women 18-49.
Total Viewers (versus last week/versus last year)
1. THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS 4,304,000 (-5,000/-400,000)
2. THE BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL 2,982,000 (+4,000/+133,000)
3. DAYS OF OUR LIVES 2,376,000 (-7,000/-27,000)
4. GENERAL HOSPITAL 2,228,000 (+11,000/-319,000)
INTERVIEWS: AMC Cast Red Carpet Lynn Herring (Part 2) OLTL Stamford Robin Mattson Kristian Alfonso
CASTING NEWS: Darin Brooks joining B&B Michael Nader returns to AMC Hunter Tylo leaving B&B Samantha Logan joins GH
UPFRONTS: NBC FOX Univision Telemundo ABC CBS TBS/TNT CW USA
Daytime Emmy Nominations Revealed! Jeanne Cooper dead at 84 - Tribute planned
Schedule change for ALL MY CHILDREN & ONE LIFE TO LIVE