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Cable TV Ratings: "Phineas and Ferb" Special Can’t Take Down "SpongeBob"

by Bryanon August 10, 2010
An all-new Phineas and Ferb primetime special on Disney Channel Friday night couldn’t stop Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants repeats for the week in total viewers. In the cable top 25, The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie (Monday, 10 a.m.) scored 4.355 million viewers and was the week’s top animated program on cable at #12. Three more SpongeBob episodes […]

Cable TV Ratings: Nick Still on Top; "Futurama" & Others Down

by Bryanon July 29, 2010
Once again, Family Guy and SpongeBob SquarePants were the only two animated shows in the cable top 25 ratings for the week of July 19 – 25. Both only had one spot, with Family Guy coming in at #22 with 3.623 million viewers and SpongeBob at #25 with 3.586 million viewers. (The cable top 25 […]

Cartoon Network Sets "Chowder" Finale for August 7

by Bryanon July 23, 2010
Cartoon Network will premiere the series finale of Chowder on Saturday, August 7 at 7:30PM ET/PT. The premiere comes after a 5-hour marathon featuring the series’ best episodes. In the episode “Chowder Grows Up,” it is 20-years in the future, and Chowder still has refused to grow up. He must accept the responsibility of training […]

"T.U.F.F. Puppy" Premieres This Fall on Nick

by Bryanon July 22, 2010
Nickelodeon announced today that their new 13 episode, 2D series, T.U.F.F. Puppy will premiere this fall. Jerry Trainer (iCarly) will lend his voice as the star of the show, Secret Agent Dudley Puppy. The series is created and executive produced by Butch Hartman (The Fairly OddParents, Danny Phantom) and is produced at the Nickelodeon Animation […]

New Series "Avatar: The Legend of Korra" Premieres in 2011

by Bryanon July 21, 2010
Nickelodeon has greenlit Avatar: The Legend of Korra, a new animated TV series based on Avatar: The Last Airbender that will premiere in 2011. The series will focus on a new teenage girl avatar named Korra, and will take place 70 years after the events in the original series. (Also, check out Avatar Creators Discuss […]

Cable TV Ratings: "Family Guy" Greater Than "SpongeBob"

by Bryanon July 20, 2010
Looks like Family Guy is becoming the next SpongeBob, as far as cable TV ratings go. For the third week in a row, Family Guy repeats on Adult Swim have placed in the top 25, which is based on total viewers (age 2+). For the week of July 12 – 18, Family Guy had three […]

Cable TV Ratings: "SpongeBob" & "Family Guy" Still on Top, "Scooby" Movie Scores

by Bryanon July 14, 2010
For the second week in a row, both SpongeBob SquarePants and Family Guy were the two most watched animated programs on cable in total viewers for the week of July 5-11. SpongeBob placed 10 out of the top 25 spots for the week, while Family Guy placed two. SpongeBob‘s highest ranking was #6 for the […]

"SpongeBob and the Clash of Triton" Scores 5.2 Million Viewers

by Bryanon July 8, 2010
The Monday night premiere of the new SpongeBob SquarePants special, “The Clash of Triton,” scored 2.8 million kids 2-11, 2.0 million kids 6-11, 1.5 million tweens 9-14 and 5.2 million total viewers age 2+ for Nickelodeon. In addition, had its most trafficked week this year with 1.4 million unique visitors, 15.1 million page views, […]

Cable TV Ratings: "SpongeBob" and "Family Guy" Score With Viewers, "Futurama" Down

by Bryanon July 7, 2010
SpongeBob SquarePants and Family Guy both made an appearance in the cable ratings for the week of June 28 – July 4. SpongeBob took six of the top 25 spots, with the highest coming in at #14 with 3.881 million viewers for a Thursday morning (10:30AM) airing. Family Guy made a rare appearance in the […]

TV Ratings: "Futurama" Returns on a High Note, "SpongeBob" Still Tops With Kids

by Bryanon July 2, 2010
Animated shows ran light for the week of June 21 – 27 in the TV ratings. SpongeBob SquarePants was the only show in the cable top 25 for total viewers, with only one showing coming in at #25. The episode aired Wednesday at 5:30PM and scored 3.714 million viewers. Outside the cable top 25 for […]