Tags: US | TV | GMA | Audience

No Bump in Audience As Stephanopoulos Joins 'GMA'

Tuesday, 15 Dec 2009 08:45 PM


  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print   |
    A   A  
  Copy Shortlink

It looks like George Stephanopoulos (stehf-uh-NAHP'-uh-luhs) didn't get a very hearty welcome from viewers as the new co-anchor of ABC's "Good Morning America."

Preliminary numbers from Nielsen Co. show that his first day on "Good Morning America" on Monday had questionable impact on the audience size. NBC's "Today" beat "Good Morning America" by 1.3 million viewers, widening its advantage from last week's average margin of 1.1 million viewers.

Nielsen says Monday's audience for "Today" was 5.9 million viewers, while "GMA" had 4.6 million viewers.

Earlier this month, "Today" marked 14 years of winning each week in the ratings.

Stephanopoulos, taking over from Diane Sawyer at the "GMA" anchor desk, is partnered with Robin Roberts.

Special: Get Sarah Palin’s New Book – Incredible FREE Offer -- Click Here Now.

© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print   |
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

RPT-Hedge Funds Raise Bullish Commodity Bets First Time in 5 Weeks

Sunday, 17 Mar 2013 17:13 PM

 . . .

Studies: Wind Potentially Could Power the World

Monday, 10 Sep 2012 15:51 PM

 . . .

Solar Storm Barreling toward Earth This Weekend

Friday, 13 Jul 2012 12:51 PM

 . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved