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October 7, 2019

UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Friday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 10.4.2019

 

 

 

 

NETWORK FINALS:  There were no changes from the preliminary Friday ratings.

 

 

 

 

Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart  

 

CABLE HIGHLIGHTS:  The MLB PLAYOFFS topped Friday cable, with TBS’s games at 0.83/0.56, MLB Network’s game at 0.83, and Fox Sports 1’s game at 0.31.  A&E’s LIVE PD dropped 0.05 to 0.45.  ESPN’s COLLEGE FOOTBALL game was at 0.42.  Adult Swim’s BLACK JESUS jumped a tenth to 0.31.  We’s LOVE AFTER LOCKUP climbed 0.05 to 0.26.  MSNBC’s RACHEL MADDOW SHOW led cable news at 0.25/0.39/3M, with Fox News’s THE FIVE at 0.20/0.33/2.6M, and CNN’s CUOMO PRIME TIME at 0.15/0.21/1.2M.  Food Network’s DINERS, DRIVE-INS & DIVES edged up 0.02 to 0.22.  HGTV’s WHAT YOU GET FOR YOUR MONEY was at 0.19.  Nickelodeon’s noon PAW PATROL was at 0.19.  Discovery aired a GOLD RUSH special at 0.19.  ID’s MURDER IN AMISH COUNTRY was at 0.16/0.15/0.13.  MTV’s RIDICULOUSNESS was at 0.15, compared to last week’s 0.22/0.21.  On History, ANCIENT ALIENS was at 0.13 and IN SEARCH OF was also at 0.13.  Syfy’s VAN HELSING gained 0.04 to 0.11.  Paramount’s BELLATOR LIVE ticked up to 0.09.  HBO’s ROOM 104 was steady at 0.04. 

Top 50 Original Cable Telecasts with Demographic Detail

Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts
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Top 100 Original Cable Telecasts: Friday October 4, 2019 P18-49 P2+
Rank Program Net Start Mins Rating (000s)
1 MLB DIVISION SERIES: NATIONALS/DODGERS TBS NETWORK 9:30 PM 231 0.83 3,043
2 DIVISION SERIES GAME: 2019 ALDS MIN AT NYY GM 1 MLB NETWORK 7:09 PM 255 0.83 3,352
3 MLB DIVISION SERIES: CARDINALS/BRAVES TBS NETWORK 4:30 PM 183 0.56 2,340
4 LIVE PD: 238 LIVE PD A&E NETWORK 8:00 PM 180 0.45 1,698
5 COLLEGE FOOTBALL PRIME  L: UCF/CINCINNATI ESPN 7:57 PM 219 0.42 1,441
6 SPORTSCENTER LATE       L ESPN 11:36 PM 24 0.33 862
7 BLACK JESUS ADULT SWIM 12:00 AM 30 0.31 657
8 MLB AL DIVISION SERIES L: TAMPA BAY/HOUSTON 1 FOX SPORTS 1 1:59 PM 212 0.31 1,393
9 INSIDE THE MLB TBS NETWORK 1:21 AM 44 0.27 898
10 LOVE AFTER LOCKUP WETV 9:00 PM 61 0.26 662
11 RACHEL MADDOW SHOW MSNBC 9:00 PM 60 0.25 2,977
12 MLB ALDS POST L FOX SPORTS 1 5:31 PM 15 0.22 968
13 DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES FOOD NETWORK 9:00 PM 30 0.22 799
14 FIVE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 5:00 PM 60 0.20 2,609
15 WHAT YOU GET FOR YOUR MON HOME AND GARDEN TV 9:00 PM 30 0.19 938
16 GOLD RUSH: SPECIAL DISCOVERY CHANNEL 9:00 PM 61 0.19 707
17 HANNITY SPECIAL FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.19 3,065
18 DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES FOOD NETWORK 9:30 PM 30 0.19 808
19 PAW PATROL NICKELODEON 12:00 PM 30 0.19 764
20 SPORTSCENTER 12AM  L ESPN 12:00 AM 60 0.18 443
21 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.18 2,807
22 MLB ON DECK PREGAME SHOW TBS NETWORK 9:00 PM 30 0.18 630
23 PARDON THE INTERRUPTION ESPN 5:30 PM 30 0.17 620
24 INGRAHAM ANGLE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.17 2,435
25 COMEDY CENTRAL ROAST: ROB LOWE COMEDY CENTRAL 9:00 PM 120 0.16 350
26 LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL MSNBC 10:00 PM 60 0.16 2,238
27 SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 PM 60 0.16 2,277
28 SPORTSCENTER 1AM        L ESPN 1:00 AM 60 0.16 355
29 MURDER IN AMISH COUNTRY INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 10:00 PM 60 0.16 848
30 ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES MSNBC 8:00 PM 60 0.16 1,960
31 DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES FOOD NETWORK 12:30 AM 30 0.16 550
32 CUOMO PRIME TIME CNN 9:00 PM 60 0.15 1,176
33 TEEN TITANS GO THE CARTOON NETWORK 6:00 PM 30 0.15 550
34 RIDICULOUSNESS SSN15 MTV 8:00 PM 31 0.15 384
35 SUBSTITUTE, THE NICKELODEON 7:00 PM 30 0.15 706
36 MURDER IN AMISH COUNTRY INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 9:00 PM 60 0.15 776
37 TEEN TITANS GO THE CARTOON NETWORK 6:30 PM 30 0.15 579
38 MLBT DIVISION POSTGAME MLB NETWORK 11:24 PM 86 0.15 538
39 BEAT W/ARI MELBER MSNBC 6:00 PM 60 0.15 1,813
40 ABBY HATCHER NICKELODEON 12:30 PM 30 0.14 582
41 HAUNTED SALEM: LIVE: DWEC-101H TRAVEL CHANNEL 8:00 PM 240 0.14 516
42 MBC: RS FAMILY EDITION FL WETV 10:01 PM 13 0.14 436
43 ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT CNN 7:00 PM 60 0.14 1,026
44 COLL FTBL COUNTDOWN L ESPN 7:00 PM 57 0.14 429
45 LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER CNN 4:00 PM 60 0.14 1,055
46 ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN 8:00 PM 60 0.14 1,128
47 FIRST TAKE   L: N/A ESPN 10:00 AM 120 0.14 374
48 ANCIENT ALIENS HISTORY 9:00 PM 63 0.13 777
49 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 7:00 AM 60 0.13 299
50 STORY, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 PM 60 0.13 1,910
51 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 12:00 PM 60 0.13 325
52 GET UP   L: N/A ESPN 8:00 AM 120 0.13 367
53 VAMPIRINA DISNEY CHANNEL 11:00 AM 25 0.13 430
54 IN SEARCH OF HISTORY 10:03 PM 62 0.13 730
55 MLB ON DECK PREGAME SHOW TBS NETWORK 4:00 PM 30 0.13 392
56 HARDBALL WITH C. MATTHEWS MSNBC 7:00 PM 60 0.13 1,712
57 ARE YOU SMARTER THAN NICKELODEON 7:30 PM 30 0.13 575
58 SPORTSCENTER MORNING    L ESPN 2:00 AM 60 0.13 319
59 MURDER IN AMISH COUNTRY INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 8:00 PM 60 0.13 661
60 FANCY NANCY DISNEY CHANNEL 11:30 AM 25 0.12 429
61 SITUATION ROOM CNN 5:00 PM 60 0.12 1,068
62 SITUATION ROOM CNN 6:00 PM 60 0.12 964
63 GOOSEBUMPS (2015) DISNEY CHANNEL 7:15 PM 105 0.12 519
64 DALLAS COWBOYS CHRLDRS 14 CMT 9:00 PM 60 0.12 334
65 11TH HOUR W/B. WILLIAMS MSNBC 11:00 PM 60 0.12 1,714
66 MTP DAILY MSNBC 5:00 PM 60 0.12 1,683
67 OTL – FIRST REPORT   L ESPN 1:00 PM 30 0.12 265
68 YOUR WORLD W/NEIL CAVUTO FOX NEWS CHANNEL 4:00 PM 60 0.12 1,399
69 CNN TONIGHT CNN 11:00 PM 60 0.12 707
70 DAILY BRIEFING W/D.PERINO FOX NEWS CHANNEL 2:00 PM 60 0.11 1,462
71 VAN HELSING SYFY 10:00 PM 60 0.11 302
72 ANDREA MITCHELL REPORTS MSNBC 12:00 PM 60 0.11 1,177
73 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 9:00 AM 60 0.11 870
74 CNN TONIGHT CNN 10:00 PM 60 0.11 841
75 AT THIS HOUR CNN 11:00 AM 60 0.11 882
76 OUTNUMBERED OVERTIME FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:00 PM 60 0.11 1,513
77 FOX NEWS AT NIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 PM 60 0.11 1,422
78 MSNBC LIVE W/ C.MELVIN MSNBC 11:00 AM 60 0.10 1,159
79 SHEPARD SMITH REPORTING FOX NEWS CHANNEL 3:00 PM 60 0.10 1,373
80 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 10:00 AM 60 0.10 852
81 MSNBC LIVE W/K.TUR MSNBC 2:00 PM 60 0.10 1,109
82 INSIDE POLITICS CNN 12:00 PM 60 0.10 912
83 SPORTSCENTER EARLY      L ESPN 6:00 PM 60 0.10 309
84 LOCK IT IN L FOX SPORTS 1 5:46 PM 44 0.10 355
85 MSNBC LIVE W/ H.JACKSON MSNBC 10:00 AM 60 0.10 1,237
86 AROUND THE HORN ESPN 5:00 PM 30 0.10 348
87 DEADLINE:WHITE HOUSE MSNBC 4:00 PM 60 0.10 1,793
88 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 3:00 PM 60 0.10 919
89 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 2:00 PM 60 0.10 863
90 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 AM 60 0.10 1,882
91 MORNING JOE: N/A MSNBC 6:00 AM 180 0.10 1,307
92 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 AM 60 0.10 1,270
93 NBA: THE JUMP L ESPN 3:00 PM 60 0.10 247
94 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 AM 60 0.10 1,675
95 CNN RIGHT NOW CNN 1:00 PM 60 0.10 891
96 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 AM 60 0.09 1,766
97 JUST ROLL WITH IT DISNEY CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.09 515
98 BELLATOR MMA LIVE: 229 PARAMOUNT 9:00 PM 126 0.09 301
99 MOVIE- LMN ACQUIRED PREM: SMUGGLING IN SUBURBIA LIFETIME MOVIE NETWORK 8:00 PM 120 0.09 350
100 NFL LIVE                L ESPN 1:30 PM 90 0.09 258
101 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 AM 60 0.09 1,657
102 MSNBC LIVE W/ A.VELSHI MSNBC 3:00 PM 60 0.09 1,097
103 MBC: RS FAMILY EDITION FL WETV 6:47 PM 13 0.09 257
104 OUTNUMBERED FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 PM 60 0.09 1,653
105 MSNBC LIVE W/VELSHI&RUHLE MSNBC 1:00 PM 60 0.09 1,099
106 PEPPA PIG NICK JR 8:00 PM 30 0.08 502
107 MLBT DIVISION PREGAME MLB NETWORK 6:12 PM 57 0.08 349
108 MSNBC LIVE W/ S.RUHLE MSNBC 9:00 AM 60 0.08 1,272
109 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.08 1,673
110 SECRET LIFE OF THE ZOO ANIMAL PLANET 10:00 PM 60 0.08 412
111 HANNITY SPECIAL FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:00 AM 60 0.08 782
112 GOOD TALK COMEDY CENTRAL 11:00 PM 30 0.07 193
113 HIGHLY QUESTIONABLE ESPN 4:30 PM 30 0.07 259
114 UNDISPUTED L: 769 FOX SPORTS 1 9:30 AM 150 0.07 164
115 SEASON OF THE WITCH HBO PRIME 6:50 PM 95 0.07 218
116 GHOST ADVENTURES TRAVEL CHANNEL 3:00 PM 60 0.07 218
117 HALLOWEEN WARS COOKING CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.07 269
118 HIGH NOON (9AM PACIFIC) ESPN 4:00 PM 30 0.07 228
119 NEW DAY CNN 7:00 AM 60 0.07 602
120 NEW DAY CNN 8:00 AM 60 0.07 731
121 LIGA MX L: MONARCAS / NECAXA TUDN 9:30 PM 150 0.07 208
122 HALLOWEEN WARS COOKING CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.07 264
123 HALLOWEEN WARS COOKING CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.07 280
124 MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE HLN 6:00 AM 60 0.06 223
125 NEW DAY CNN 6:00 AM 60 0.06 535
126 DATELINE: SECRETS UNCOVRD OXYGEN MEDIA 7:00 PM 60 0.06 243
127 BARRETT JACKSON: 6 – LAS VEGAS EPISODE 6 MOTOR TREND 8:00 PM 120 0.06 317
128 MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE HLN 7:00 AM 60 0.06 192
129 FIRST TAKE: N/A ESPN2 12:00 PM 120 0.05 122
130 FREAKSHOW CAKES COOKING CHANNEL 11:00 PM 30 0.05 167
131 MLB ALDS PRE GAME L FOX SPORTS 1 1:00 PM 59 0.05 192
132 SYFY WIRE: CON AFTER DARK SYFY 12:00 AM 15 0.05 118
133 HERD L FOX SPORTS 1 12:00 PM 60 0.05 150
134 NFL FANTASY LIVE NFL NETWORK 6:00 PM 60 0.05 142
135 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN2 9:00 AM 60 0.05 115
136 GHOST ADVENTURES TRAVEL CHANNEL 2:00 PM 60 0.04 173
137 MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE HLN 8:00 AM 60 0.04 171
138 COLLEGE FOOTBALL LIVE ESPN2 4:30 PM 30 0.04 92
139 NOTICIAS CON D. MAERKER GALAVISION 12:30 AM 30 0.04 125
140 DISNEY MICKEY MOUSE SHORT DISNEY CHANNEL 3:00 PM 30 0.04 214
141 NFL LIVE ESPN2 3:00 PM 90 0.04 117
142 HOUSE WITH A CLOCK IN ITS SHOWTIME PRIME 7:00 PM 105 0.04 167
143 ROOM 104 HBO PRIME 11:00 PM 26 0.04 161
144 AMERICA SAYS GSN 9:00 PM 30 0.04 381
145 NFL 100 GREATEST NFL NETWORK 8:00 PM 60 0.04 146
146 MTV WORLD STAGE MTV 5:00 PM 30 0.04 97
147 MAX ON BOXING ESPN2 5:00 PM 30 0.04 96
148 E! NEWS E! 6:59 PM 61 0.04 188
149 NFL TOTAL ACCESS NFL NETWORK 7:00 PM 60 0.04 119
150 UFC LIVE  L ESPN2 5:30 PM 30 0.04 82

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About the Author

Mitch Metcalf
MITCH METCALF has been tracking every US film release of over 500 screens (over 2300 movies and counting) since the storied weekend of May 20, 1994, when Maverick and Beverly Hills Cop 3 inspired countless aficionados to devote their lives to the art of cinema. Prior to that, he studied Politics and Economics at Princeton in order to prepare for his dream of working in television. He has been Head of West Coast Research at ABC, then moved to NBC in 2000 and became Head of Scheduling for 11 years.




3 Comments


  1. Shan

    Hot Date numbers at 10 and 10:30PM on POP, please.



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