Top 10 Genre Show Nielsen Ratings (July 2-July 8) (Mania.com)

By:Frank Kurtz
Date: Thursday, July 12, 2001
Source: USA Today

Fox's adaptation of DEAN KOONTZ'S BLACK RIVER scored the highest of any other genre programming via the Nielsen ratings for the week of July 2-8. ABC's broadcast of INDEPENDENCE DAY took the second spot. Here's the list of the week's genre top ten, with a note that the numbers in parenthesis are the actually standing of that program in the overall ratings:


1. DEAN KOONTZ'S BLACK RIVER (52)


2. INDEPENDENCE DAY (57)


3. THE X-FILES (60)


4. FUTURAMA (72)


5. DARK ANGEL (74)


6. CHARMED (97)


7. ANGEL (103)


8. 7 DAYS (105)


9. BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER (110)


10. STAR TREK: VOYAGER (113; 2nd episode shown on the night of July 4th)