Try digitalPLUS for 10 days for only $0.99
Topics

Jerry Springer

WJZ-TV afternoon lineup of Dr. Phil, 'Talk' and local news opens on top

WJZ-TV afternoon lineup of Dr. Phil, 'Talk' and local news opens on top

As reported yesterday, WBAL's new afternoon strategy of "Ellen" at 4 p.m. opened strong on Monday. And it did well again on Tuesday in Oprah's old spot with viewers 25 to 54 years of age. But WJZ, which had tennis on Monday, came roaring back Tuesday with the premiere of its afternoon lineup to dominate in overall afternoon viewership. From 2 to 3 p.m. WJZ's "The Talk" more than doubled WBAL drawing 53,300 viewers to 20,500 for Anderson Cooper's new show. Meanwhile, Jerry Springer drew 31,900 viewers for WBFF, with WMAR getting an audience of 13,200 for "One Life to Live." From 3 to 4 p.m, "Dr. Phil" owned Baltimore Tuesday with...

Loading

73°