Day Two of 'Dr. Phil' Exclusive Also Scores High Ratings

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The second part of Dr. Phil McGraw's exclusive interview with
Cleveland kidnapping survivor Michelle Knight aired on Wednesday, Nov.
6, and day two also averaged a season-high 4.0 rating/11 share in
households in the 56 metered markets, according to Nielsen Media
Research.

Wednesday's overnight ratings for CBS Television Distribution's Dr. Phil improved 33% over last week's 3.0/8, 38% over last year's 2.9/8 and 100% from its 2.0/6 lead-in.

Part
two hit its highest metered-market ratings on Gannett's NBC affiliate
WKYC Cleveland, where the show averaged a 16.9/34 on Wednesday, up 293%
from last November's 4.3/9.

WKYC will re-air both parts of the interview this Saturday night from 7 to 9 p.m. on Cleveland's Channel 3.

Contributing editor Paige Albiniak has been covering the business of television for nearly 25 years. She is a longtime contributor to Next TV, Broadcasting + Cable and Multichannel News. She concurrently serves as editorial director for entertainment marketing association Promax. She has written for such publications as TVNewsCheck, The New York Post, Variety, CBS Watch and more. Albiniak was B+C’s Los Angeles bureau chief from September 2002 to 2004, and an associate editor covering Congress and lobbying for the magazine in Washington, D.C., from January 1997-September 2002.