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GMA Capitalizes on Rocking Ratings

Posted 11 May 2011 — by Nicole P
Category Essay, Film Industry News

By Rachel MenendezGMA Capitalizes on Rocking Ratings

Following up some of the most impressive early morning ratings ever in the couple of weeks, Good Morning America has lined up some impressive guests and spots to keep the ratings rocking.

Legendary Broadway star Julie Andrews kicks things off on Monday morning along with her daughter Emma Walton Hamilton; Donnie and Marie Osmond drop in for a chat and a duo and you can catch up on all your gossip from TMZ.

Tuesday is a big day as Gayle King (AKA Oprah’s BFF) shares her favourite Oprah moments; Penelope Cruz pops in to share her experience of the Pirates of the Caribbean 4 premiere and Chaz Bono talks about his book “Transitions: The Story of How I Became a Man.”

Wednesday you get to find out all about what happens behind the scenes of Dancing with the Stars from the couple voted off on Tuesday evening and Patricia Heaton from ABC’s hit comedy The Middle is in the studio. Read More

Royal Wedding Puts GMA on Winning Streak

Posted 11 May 2011 — by Nicole P
Category Essay, Film Industry News

By Rachel Menendez

GMA racked up some of its best audiences numbers in more than 20 years last week, beating out the Today Show and Early Show with its coverage of the Royal Wedding from London.

Good Morning America is enjoying somewhat of a golden season thanks in part to an Emmy award winning team and popular content such as the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.

In the ratings period of April 25th – April 29th, GMA attracted its largest weekly audience in more than six years and its best demo performance in more than two years.

The royal wedding coverage televised on Friday marks the most watched morning telecast in more than 20 years since at least September 1991, when Neilson’s electronic database was introduced. It is also the third highest overall in the adult news demo since at least 1991 and the strongest Friday 25-54 ratings in the same period. Read More