Idol tops again: BBM Canada, March 21 to 27, 2011
The reality show's new judging panel doesn't seem to be slowing it down this season, as it wins the week in Canada again.
Here are the top-ranked shows in Canada (for all persons 2+; all times ET), according to BBM, for March 21 to 27, 2011:
Monday: With its eclectic mix of stars this season (Kirstie Alley? Really?) Dancing with the Stars on Monday night on CTV at 8 p.m. won 2.505 million viewers to win fourth spot over all for the week. Right behind it was last week’s Monday winner House on Global with 2.389 million viewers.
Tuesday: NCIS, the military procedural that just keeps chugging along merrily, won Tuesday night on Global at 8 p.m., beating its little brother, NCIS: Los Angeles on the same channel at 9 p.m. The original garnered 2.324 million viewers, while LA earned 1.820 million.
Wednesday: American Idol‘s second-biggest night of the week was Wednesday on CTV at 8 p.m., winning 2.715 million viewers. The week prior, it earned 2.780 million viewers.
Thursday: The biggest night of the week was Thursday, with Idol winning 3.039 million viewers on CTV at 8 p.m.; last week, it won 2.704 million viewers.
Friday: Dependably, CTV Evening News was on top Friday on CTV at 6 p.m. with 1.716 million viewers; the week prior, it earned 1.141 million viewers to win the night.
Saturday: What, Hockey Night in Canada won the night? Crazy! As per usual during the hockey season, HNIC Game #1 at 7 p.m. was on top, with 2.070 million viewers (#9 overall), slightly less than the week prior, when it won 2.157 million viewers.
Sunday: The Juno Awards kept the grand tradition of big-broadcast Sunday nights alive, earning 2.414 million viewers to win the night and an overall #6 ranking for the week.