CTV Delivers Top 3 Programs Monday

    --  CSI: Miami wins Monday for second straight week with 2 million
        viewers  --

    --  Two and a Half Men once again delivers for 'A'  --

    TORONTO, Sept. 30 /CNW/ - CTV once again owned Monday with the Top 3
programs on Canadian television, winning every hour from 8 p.m. - 12 midnight.
The Top 3 programs were:

    No.1 - CSI Miami

    -   CSI: Miami was the No.1 program of the night in total viewers
        (2 million) and the key demos of A25-54 (1.1 million) and A18-49
        (1.1 million).

    -   CSI: Miami bested its timeslot competitors The CBC National News
        (712,000) and the premiere of Life (Global/NBC; 567,000).

    No.2 - Dancing With the Stars

    -   The two-hour Dancing With the Stars was the No.2 show of the night
        with 1.64 million total viewers (8-10 p.m.), winning both the
        8 p.m. and 9 p.m. hours.

    -   At 8 p.m., Dancing With the Stars (1.6 million) delivered more
        viewers than Prison Break (8 p.m., Global/FOX; 908,000) and
        Dragon's Den (CBC; 697,000)

    -   At 9 p.m., Dancing With the Stars (1.7 million) delivered more
        viewers than Heroes (Global/NBC; 1.2 million) and The Border
        (CBC; 560,000).

    No.3 - CTV Evening News

    -   With its leading federal election coverage, CTV Evening News was the
        No.3 show of the night, with 1.4 million viewers

    On 'A', Two and a Half Men is proving to be a ratings hit for the new
channel, scoring 809,000 viewers in the competitive 9 p.m. timeslot. Last
night's episode of Two and a Half Men is now available on demand on the CTV
Video Player at CTV.ca.

    All-new episodes air on CTV tonight with Criminal Minds at 8 p.m. ET,
Dancing With the Stars at 9 p.m. ET and Law & Order: SVU at 10 p.m. ET (check
ctv.ca to confirm local broadcast times).

    Source: Preliminary overnight data, CTV Total, Global Total and CBC Total
    (BBM Nielsen Media Research).

For further information:

For further information: Laura Heath Potter, CTV Inc., (416) 332-4633,
lheathpotter@ctv.ca; Jim Quan, CTV Inc., (416) 332-5311, jquan@ctv.ca

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