Lifetime’s “Project Runway” (1.77mln) and TNT’s “Leverage” (1.75mln) battled tooth-and-nail for cable supremacy in time-shifted viewership (live+7) differential from Jan 11-17, bumping multi-week defending champion “Men of a Certain Age” (1.25mln) on TNT in the process. Disney Channel’s “Wizards of Waverly Place” (1.09mln) earned 4th, ABC Family’s “The Secret Life of the American Teenager” (1.08mln) 5th, and in 6th came HBO’s “Big Love” (920K). As FX’s “Nip/Tuck” (800K) notched 7th, MTV’s “Jersey Shore” (779K), Disney Channel’s “Suite Life on Deck” (760K) and Bravo’s “Real Housewives of Orange County” (750K) completed the top 10. (Data provided by Nielsen)

01/11/2010-01/17/2010
TOTAL-01/11/2010
RANK TELECASTS EPISODE TITLE ORIG DAY(S) S TIME R DUR P2+ P2+ P2+ P2+ Absolute Diff
Live US AA% Live+7 US AA% Live AA(000) Live+7 AA(000)
1 PROJECT RUNWAY-01/14/2010 0201 LIF …T… 10:00 PM 60 0.9 1.5 2520 4293 1773
2 LEVERAGE-01/13/2010 209 RUNWAY JOB, THE TNT ..W…. 10:00 PM 60 1.1 1.7 3198 4944 1746
3 MEN OF A CERTAIN AGE-01/11/2010 106 GO WITH THE FLOW TNT M…… 10:00 PM 60 0.9 1.3 2499 3745 1246
4 WIZARDS OF WAVERLY PLACE-01/15/2010 ALEX CHARMS A BOY DSNY ….F.. 8:00 PM 30 1.2 1.5 3441 4526 1085
5 SECRET LIFE/AMERICAN TEEN-01/11/2010 214 TIL ITS GONE FAM M…… 8:00 PM 60 0.8 1.2 2476 3555 1079
6 BIG LOVE-01/17/2010 36:THE GREATER GOOD HBOM ……S 9:02 PM 57 0.3 0.7 1020 1940 920
7 NIP TUCK-01/13/2010 WILLOW BANKS FX ..W…. 10:00 PM 61 0.6 0.9 1713 2513 800
8 JERSEY SHORE-01/14/2010 108 MTV …T… 11:00 PM 60 1.2 1.5 3554 4333 779
9 SUITE LIFE ON DECK-01/15/2010 DEFIANT ONES, THE DSNY ….F.. 8:30 PM 25 1.3 1.5 3654 4414 760
10 REAL HOUSEWIVES OF OC-01/14/2010 508 LET BYGONES BE BYGONES BRVO …T… 10:00 PM 62 0.4 0.7 1265 2015 750

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