Morning Headlines — 8/13/13

'Breaking Bad' Breaks Ratings Record With Return
"Breaking Bad" grabbed big numbers with its return for its final eight episodes Sunday night, pulling in 5.9 million total viewers — a record for the series, and a 102 percent increase over last summer's Season 5 premiere. [THEWRAP]

WWE Reaches 20 Million Unique Viewers in a Single Week
WWE has reached a recent milestone, with its programming watched by 20 million unique people in a single week, the company said. While the number is not an historic record, it is a key stat for a program producer at a time when viewers — especially young men — are getting harder to reach by broadcasters and attract each week to their series. [VARIETY]

CBS Radio Promotes Oliviero
CBS Radio on Monday announced the promotion of Chris Oliviero to Executive VP of Programming. Oliviero has served as Senior Vice President/Programming for the past four years, and has worked at CBS Radio in various capacities since 1996. [RADIO INK]

Comments