Lifetime Television again won the week in the primetime cable Nielsens, but USA Network
perked up for the first time in weeks.
Lifetime finished the week ended Sunday with a 2.3 in Nielsen Media Research households.
USA came in second with a 2.1, much better than the 1.5-ish the network has
been posting in the past few weeks.
Lifetime did a startling 3.7 with I Know My First Name Is Steven, a
well-worn made-for-TV movie that first aired on NBC in 1989.
It was beaten only by two separate hours of World Wrestling Federation Entertainment Inc. wrestling on TNN: The National Network.
USA's lift came from theatrical movies, particularly two airings of The
Its new reality show, Combat Mission, is scoring a 2.1.
Lifetime also tied with Nickelodeon in total-day ratings at a