‘Ellen’ Breaks Ratings Records With Post-Oscar Show: Video

ellenEllen DeGeneres continued breaking records with Monday’s live post-Oscar episode of syndicated daytime talker The Ellen DeGeneres Show, which became the highest-rated episode in the series’ 11-year history. The live episode, which included post-partying interviews with Best Actress winner Cate Blanchett, Best Supporting Actor Jared Leto and Best Supporting Actress Lupita Nyong’o, averaged a 4.8 household rating/11 share in the overnight markets —  a full ratings point higher than the series’ previous high of 3.8, earned a decade ago.  The episode was the highest-rated with women 18-49 (2.1/11) and women 25-54 (2.7/13) in the Local People Meters era (which began in the 2008-2-09 season). (more…)

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