iCarly hit another all-time high TV rating this week, outranking JONAS and the NBA Playoffs. The hour-long episode ‘iDate a Bad Boy‘ [May 9, 8 PM] was basic cable’s overall top show among both sports and entertainment programming.
iCarly brought in 6.5 million total viewers [Up +183% in delivery over last year's time period], which was +2% ahead of the number-two ranked basic cable program, the LA Lakers/ Houston Rockets playoffs on TNT [May 6].
With triple-digit gains in every demo against both Nick’s own time period average and direct programming competition from other networks, iCarly helped fuel another winning week win for Nickelodeon in the TV arena.
iCarly’s ‘iDate a Bad Boy‘ episode far and away ranks as the week’s top
telecast on cable with kids and tweens Photo: Lisa Rose/ Nickelodeon.