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‘The Tony Award’ Overnight Ratings Rise by 33 Percent Year-to-Year

Most-Watched Telecast in 15 years

SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2016

Household Rating/Share
CBS: 6.6 rating/11 share, NBC: 3.7/ 7, ABC: 3.1/ 5, Fox: 0.8/ 1

Percent Change From the Comparable Year-Ago Period:
CBS: +89 percent, NBC: +48, Fox: -20, ABC: -73

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7:00 p.m.
ABC – America’s Funniest Home Videos (R): 2.6/ 5 (#3)
CBS – 60 Minutes: 6.0/11 (#1)
NBC – Dateline: On Assignment (season finale): 3.6/ 7 (#2)
Fox – Cooper Barrett’s Guide to Surviving Life: 0.6/ 1 (#4)

7:30 p.m.
ABC – America’s Funniest Home Videos (R): 2.9/ 5 (#3)
CBS – 60 Minutes: 6.1/11 (#1)
NBC – Dateline: On Assignment (season finale): 3.6/ 7 (#2) (#3)
Fox – Cooper Barrett’s Guide to Surviving Life: 0.5/ 1 (#4)

8:00 p.m.
ABC – America’s Funniest Home Videos (R): 2.5/ 4 (#3)
CBS – 70th Annual Tony Awards: 7.3/13 (#1)
NBC – Stanley Cup Final: 3.1/ 6 (#2)
Fox – The Simpsons (R): 0.9/ 2 (#4)

8:30 p.m.
ABC – America’s Funniest Home Videos (R): 2.8/ 5 (#3)
CBS – 70th Annual Tony Awards: 7.2/12 (#1)
NBC – Stanley Cup Final: 3.6/ 6 (#2)
Fox – Brooklyn Nine-Nine (R): 0.8/ 1 (#4)

9:00 p.m.
ABC – Celebrity Family Feud: 3.3/ 5 (#3)
CBS – 70th Annual Tony Awards: 6.8/11 (#1)
NBC – Stanley Cup Final: 3.5/ 6 (#2)
Fox – Family Guy (R): 2.8/ 5 (#3): 1.0/ 2 (#4)

9:30 p.m.
ABC – Celebrity Family Feud: 3.5/ 6 (#3)
CBS – 70th Annual Tony Awards: 6.9/11 (#1)
NBC – Stanley Cup Final: 3.9/ 6 (#2)
Fox – The Last Man on Earth (R): 0.8/ 1 (#5)

10:00 p.m.
ABC – Massacre at the Night Club – Terror in Orlando: 3.8/ 6 (#3)
CBS – 70th Annual Tony Awards: 6.6/11 (#1)
NBC – Stanley Cup Final: 3.8/ 6 (#2)

10:30 p.m.
ABC – Massacre at the Night Club – Terror in Orlando: 3.3/ 6 (#3)
CBS – 70th Annual Tony Awards: 6.2/11 (#1)
NBC – Stanley Cup Final: 4.7/ 8 (#2)

Source: Nielsen Media Research

Written by Marc Berman

Marc Berman

Marc Berman has been writing professionally since 1999 and is the author of weekly column “Mr. Television” for Campaign US (www.campaignlive.com). Most recently, Berman was the creator and Editor-in-Chief of website and newsletter TV Media Insights for Cross MediaWorks. From 1999-2011, he was the Senior Editor for Mediaweek and has also written for The New York Daily News, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and Emmy Magazine, among others. Berman has also appeared on “Entertainment Tonight,” “Extra,” “Access Hollywood,” “Inside Edition,” “The CBS Evening News,” E!, CNN, CNBC, Fox News and MSNBC.

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