10 TV Shows Getting a Quarantine Ratings Boost (PHOTOS)

Dan Clarendon

Amid the current coronavirus crisis, TV networks are running out of episodes of their hit shows and facing a long programming drought. But there is good news for the biz: TV viewers’ self-isolation has done anything but decrease ratings.

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In fact, with so many people staying home and watching television, broadcast TV shows like NCIS, This Is Us, Grey's Anatomy and more are posting double-digit gains in ratings. Scroll through to see which shows are getting a boost in the age of quarantine.