‘The Talk’ Posts Second-Largest Average Weekly Audience of the Season

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Now this is something to… well, talk about. CBS’ “The Talk” delivered its second-largest average weekly audience of the season, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for the week ending December 6, 2015, and matched season highs in women 25-54 and women 18-49.

With a guest list that included Jenna Dewan-TatumMindy Kaling and Dolly Parton, “The Talk” averaged 2.71 million viewers, up +10% from last week. In key women demographics, the show averaged 1.0/07 in women 25-54, up +11% from the prior week, and 0.7/05 in women 18-49, up +17% from last week.

The CBS talker out-rated ABC’s “The View” in viewers (vs. 2.69 million) and by +11% in women 25-54 (vs. 0.9/06) and +17% in women 18-49 (vs. 0.6/05).