2 eps of MTV’s “Jersey Shore” sandwiched USA’s “Royal Pains” on the list of cable shows excelling in time-shifted viewing (live+7) differential during the week of Jan 17-23. The pair averaged a 2.50mln differential as Royal posted a 2.40mln. Ensuing were USA’s “White Collar” (2.16mln) and Comedy Central’s “Tosh.0” (1.81mln), while History’s “Pawn Stars” (1.58mln) took 6th. Bravo’s “Top Chef” (1.48mln) followed, ahead of TV Land’s “Hot in Cleveland” (1.47mln), and an additional ep of Pawn (1.42mln) plus ABC Family’s “Pretty Little Liars” (1.38mln) completed the top 10. (Data provided by Nielsen)       

01/17/2011-01/23/2011
TOTAL-01/17/2011
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 JERSEY SHORE 2B-01/20/2011 217-JERSEY SHORE 2B MTV …T… 10:00 PM 60 2.6 3.5 7558 10287 2729
2 ROYAL PAINS-01/20/2011 213 MULLIGAN USA …T… 9:00 PM 60 1.2 2 3624 6025 2401
3 JERSEY SHORE 2B-01/17/2011 216-JERSEY SHORE 2B MTV M…… 9:00 PM 60 2.2 2.9 6342 8613 2271
4 WHITE COLLAR-01/18/2011 2014 BURKES SEVEN USA .T….. 10:00 PM 60 1 1.8 3057 5212 2155
5 TOSH.O-01/18/2011 TOSH-302 CMDY .T….. 10:00 PM 30 0.8 1.4 2312 4122 1810
6 PAWN STARS-01/17/2011 LUCK OF THE DRAW HIST M…… 10:00 PM 30 1.8 2.4 5363 6942 1579
7 TOP CHEF-01/19/2011 807 RESTAURANT WARS: ONE NT ONLY BRVO ..W…. 10:00 PM 75 0.6 1.1 1751 3230 1479
8 HOT IN CLEVELAND-01/19/2011 201- FREE ELKA TVL ..W…. 10:00 PM 30 0.9 1.4 2543 4016 1473
9 PAWN STARS-01/17/2011 HOUDINIS HANDCUFFS HIST M…… 10:30 PM 30 1.9 2.4 5634 7056 1422
10 PRETTY LITTLE LIARS-01/17/2011 113 KNOW YOUR FRENEMIES FAM M…… 8:00 PM 60 0.8 1.3 2327 3702 1375

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