18 March 2011

What TV Show Earned The Biggest Profit in 2010? Here's Forbes Top 10 List

Forbes rounds up TV's most profitable programs, based on advertising revenues, for 2010 with the help of Kantar Media, a surveying firm.

And the Top 10 Biggest Moneymakers on TV are:

1. American Idol
2. Two and A Half Men
3. Desperate Housewives
4. Grey's Anatomy
5. Dancing With The Stars
6. Lost
7. Big Bang Theory
8. 24
9. Private Practice
10. Mike & Molly

  • Glee and Modern Family almost made it to the Top 10 list. 
  • Chuck Lore's three shows are all in there (#2, #7, #10). 
  • And I can never understand how some shows ended up where they are. Advertisers love them? Really? These advertisers...they don't watch a lot of TV, do they?

Check this article to read full detail.