Katharine McPhee’s Super Bowl commercial special delivers largest audience ever

Katharine McPhee just broke her own record! Last year, the Super Bowl commercial special that Katharine and Boomer Esiason hosted was the highest rated since 2010, but last night’s special delivered the highest ratings ever since the annual CBS show debuted back in 2001.

11.4 million viewers tuned to in to watch Katharine and Boomer count down the top 50 Super Bowl commercials of all time, in honor of Super Bowl 50 this weekend. Check out the full press release below for more info.

“SUPER BOWL GREATEST COMMERCIALS 2016” DELIVERS ITS LARGEST AUDIENCE EVER WITH 11.4 MILLION VIEWERS

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…From CBS Entertainment

The Annual Super Bowl Week Special is Tuesday’s Most-Watched and
Highest-Rated Program in Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54

SUPER BOWL GREATEST COMMERCIALS 2016, hosted by Boomer Esiason and Katharine McPhee, delivered its largest audience since the annual Super Bowl week special debuted in 2001, according to Nielsen preliminary live plus same day ratings for Tuesday, Feb. 2.

From 8:00-10:00 PM, SUPER BOWL GREATEST COMMERCIALS 2016 averaged 11.39 million viewers, 2.0/06 in adults 18-49 and 2.9/08 in adults 25-54, sweeping both hours in viewers and key demos.

During the two-hour special, more than one million votes for best commercial were cast on CBS.com. In addition, across CBS.com and the CBS App, the Special experienced record traffic.

CBS won the night in viewers (10.08m), adults 18-49 (1.7/06) and adults 25-54 (2.5/07).

If you missed the show last night, you can watch a replay on CBS.com.