Neilson: Emmys Fail To Get Ratings Boost
New Nielson ratings show the Emmys failed to a get a major ratings boost this year.
Stephen Colbert hosted the 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards Sunday, which featured a surprise cameo from Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer.
This year’s Emmys also made history celebrating women and diversity.
Nielson says 11.38 million people tuned in to watch the award show on CBS.
Last year’s Emmys drew 11.3 million viewers, a record low for the award show.
The Emmy’s competed against NFL Sunday Night Football, allowing NBC to win the weekly networks ratings contest.