Top network TV shows


Program (Network) Revenue*
American Idol (FOX) $67.7
Today (NBC) $29.1
Desperate Housewives (ABC) $28.6
House (FOX) $22.7
Super Bowl XL (ABC) $24.9
CSI (CBS) $23.9
Good Morning America (ABC) $21.6
Lost (ABC) $21.3
The Tonight Show (NBC) $20.2
Sunday Night Football (NBC) $19.4
Source: Nielsen Monitor Plus. Ranked by 2006 Movie-Ad revenue. *In millions, rounded. Some show totals combine regular and special episodes or runs. Rankings include regularly scheduled series but not movie blocks. Complete story: Movies and the media