NYC’s Weekly Top Ten in TV: Regis Reigns Supreme

millionaire NYCs Weekly Top Ten in TV: Regis Reigns SupremeMake fun of him all you want, Dave Letterman, but Regis Philbin is a ratings stud. 

Last week, New York couch potatos went wild for ABC’s limited run of “Who Wants to Be A Millionaire,” which claimed 3 of the top 10 spots. 

Respect the Regis.

Here’s the rest:

(1) WWOR-9….Yankees Baseball….782,000

(2) WCBS-2….60 Minutes….739,000

(3) WNBC-4….America’s Got Talent (Wed)….634,000

(4) YES….Yankees Baseball….614,000

(5) WABC-7….Who Wants To Be A Millionaire (Thu)….579,000

(6) TNT….The Closer….573,000

(7) WNBC-4….America’s Got Talent (Tu)….553,000

(8) WABC-7….Who Wants to Be A Millionaire (Wed)….545,000

(9) WXTV-41….Manana Es Para Siempre….543,000

(10) WABC-7….Who Wants to Be A Millionaire…(Tu)….507,000

Top 10 shows in New York, August 10 to August 16, according to Nielsen Data (total viewers, time shifting/DVR not included)