Elisabeth Hasselbeck on 'Fox & Friends': The Early Numbers Are In TVNewser
The much-awaited debut of Elisabeth Hasselbeck on "Fox & Friends" has delivered its ratings, and the numbers contain good news for Fox News, reports TVNewser.com.
Her Monday morning debut delivered a ratings boost for the network, with her first show up 4% in total viewers and 19% in the 25-54 demographic when compared with the same day last week. Compared with Fox News' quarter-to-date average, her debut gained 10% in total viewers and 21% in the demo.
An outspoken conservative, Hasselbeck parlayed her breakout role on the second season of the CBS reality series "Survivor" into a career in television, leaving ABC's "The View" two months ago after almost 10 years on the show.