Results are in for the fall syndication season’s premiere week, and a lot of interest has been generated in how Oprah Winfrey will compete during her show’s final season.
In her anticipated clash with “Judge Judy,” Winfrey’s talk show was the easy winner, pulling in 7.2 million viewers to “Judy’s” 6.1 million and winning in households with a 5.3 rating to a 4.3, TVbytheNumbers.com reported.
At the top of the syndie list, “Wheel of Fortune” maintained its usual No. 1 position, but “Two and a Half Men” topped perennial No. 2 “Jeopardy!,” the story reports.
“The Ellen DeGeneres Show” slipped to No. 32 in viewers with a total of 2.8 million.