viewing audience

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Noun1.viewing audience - the audience reached by televisionviewing audience - the audience reached by television  
audience - the part of the general public interested in a source of information or entertainment; "every artist needs an audience"; "the broadcast reached an audience of millions"
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Claiming there is a difference between the viewing audience between 7:00 pm and 10:00 pm, Robinson said although the news is aired later in the day, there is a difference in the number of viewers.
Corbett was killed off in the fourth episode of the latest series of the hit police drama, which ended on Sunday with a viewing audience of more than nine million.
The president attended the concert without fanfare from the viewing box of a private function room, where his presence would neither disrupt the viewing audience nor the show.
26.34million - estimated peak television viewing audience for England's semi-final against Croatia, with an average audience of 20.2m making it the fourth most-watched England World Cup match ever.
When it comes to sports tournaments, especially that it is a main attractions for a large segment of TV viewing audience in Saudi Arabia, everyone can enjoy their favorite games at their convenience and enjoy their daily life without distress or anxiety."
Ghoulies X maze is strictly for those aged 18 and over, and features "physical contact, segregation and both physical and mental torture for the entertainment of a viewing audience".
StephiVision Entertainment and RFA Productions will continue to develop and create film projects that stimulate the viewing audience.
Jeff Wender, Managing Director for Nielsen Local Media, commented, "Waterman is an integral part of its local community and as such, it is gratifying to help them achieve their business objectives and uncover the total value of their viewing audience."
Sunday's finale of the rebooted first series, which featured Hollywood actor Patrick Dempsey, drew an average of 1.9 million people and an 8.7% share of the available viewing audience.
These days, however, with the viewing audience so huge, more TV producers go for niche programming-which is calibrated to appeal to the specific needs and preferences of just one sector of the mass TV viewership.
The country singer's new show went down a storm with fans on Monday night and was the most-watched programme in its 8pm timeslot, holding 20% of the viewing audience.