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September 15, 2020

UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Monday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 9.14.2020

 

 

 

 

NETWORK FINALS:  Notwithstanding the football preemption, ABC’s DANCING WITH THE STARS and the VOMO special held this morning’s early numbers.  However on CW, the new and rerun WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY as well as PENN & TELLER: FOOL US all lost 0.1.

 

 

 

 

Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart  

 

CABLE HIGHLIGHTS:  ESPN’s doubleheader MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL season premiere was at 3.62/2.92, significantly down from 2019’s 4.44/3.76.  However, 2019 was itself significantly up from 2018’s 3.78/3.68, which at least in the early game was much closer to 2020.  On HBO, the night was below the chart, with the premiere of THE THIRD DAY at 0.02/207K and the premiere of WE ARE WHAT WE ARE at 0.02/117K. 

USA’s WWE telecast was at 0.52/0.52/0.45 compared to last week’s 0.50/0.48/0.45.  Bravo’s BELOW DECK lost 0.07 to 0.49.  Cable news was led by Fox News’s TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT at 0.44/0.74/4.6M, with MSNBC’s RACHEL MADDOW SHOW at 0.21/0.39/3.2M, and CNN TONIGHT at 0.16/0.24/1.3M.  On TLC, 90 DAY FIANCE fell 0.13 to 0.29, and DARCEY & STACEY was at 0.18.  Food Network’s HALLOWEEN BAKING CHAMPIONSHIP was at 0.29.  TBS’s AMERICAN DAD dipped 0.03 to 0.27.  NBC Sports Net’s NHL PLAYOFFS game was at 0.24.  On Discovery, STREET OUTLAWS was at 0.23/0.16 compared to last week’s 0.20/0.16, and BAD CHAD CUSTOMS was down 0.05 to 0.14.  HGTV’s LOVE IT OR LIST IT dropped 0.06 to 0.23.  ID’s YOUR WORST NIGHTMARE was at 0.19 compared to last week’s 0.16/0.14.  On A&E, HOARDERS was at 0.14 and INTERVENTION was at 0.14.  E!’s BOTCHED was at 0.10. 

Top 50 Original Cable Telecasts with Demographic Detail

Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts
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Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts: Monday September 14, 2020 P18-49 P2+
Rank Program Net Start Mins Rating (000s)
1 NFL REGULAR SEASON      L: PITTSBURGH/NEW YORK GIANTS ESPN 7:08 PM 184 3.62 10,762
2 NFL REGULAR SEASON      L: TENNESSEE/DENVER ESPN 10:12 PM 199 2.92 7,697
3 MONDAY NIGHT KICKOFF    L ESPN 6:55 PM 13 1.02 3,163
4 SPORTSCENTER 12AM  L ESPN 1:31 AM 59 0.82 1,959
5 WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA NETWORK 9:00 PM 60 0.52 1,734
6 WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA NETWORK 8:00 PM 60 0.52 1,812
7 BELOW DECK MEDITERRANEAN BRAVO 9:00 PM 60 0.49 1,560
8 WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA NETWORK 10:00 PM 62 0.45 1,521
9 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.44 4,634
10 HANNITY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.37 4,116
11 MONDAY NIGHT COUNTDOWN  L ESPN 5:00 PM 115 0.31 904
12 90 DAY B90D: STRIKES BACK TLC 8:00 PM 60 0.29 1,321
13 INGRAHAM ANGLE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.29 3,290
14 HALLOWEEN BAKING CHAMP FOOD NETWORK 9:00 PM 60 0.29 993
15 AMERICAN DAD TBS TBS NETWORK 10:00 PM 30 0.27 570
16 WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE BRAVO 10:00 PM 30 0.25 871
17 SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 PM 60 0.25 2,954
18 FIVE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 5:00 PM 60 0.25 3,707
19 NHL CONFERENCE FINALS L: DALLAS/LAS VEGAS NBC SPORTS NETWORK 7:54 PM 192 0.24 829
20 STREET OUTLAWS: MEMPHIS DISCOVERY CHANNEL 8:00 PM 61 0.23 779
21 LOVE IT OR LIST IT HOME AND GARDEN TV 9:00 PM 61 0.23 1,275
22 LOVE IT OR LIST IT REPACK HOME AND GARDEN TV 8:00 PM 60 0.22 1,222
23 FOX NEWS AT NIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 PM 60 0.22 1,855
24 RACHEL MADDOW SHOW MSNBC 9:00 PM 60 0.21 3,210
25 STORY, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 PM 60 0.19 2,429
26 YOUR WORST NIGHTMARE INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 10:00 PM 60 0.19 802
27 HALLOWEEN BAKING REPACK FOOD NETWORK 10:00 PM 60 0.19 741
28 YOUR WORLD W/NEIL CAVUTO FOX NEWS CHANNEL 4:00 PM 60 0.18 1,929
29 DARCEY & STACEY: INSIDE TLC 9:00 PM 60 0.18 817
30 FIRST TAKE   L: N/A ESPN 10:00 AM 120 0.18 477
31 SO: NO PREP KINGS: GRUDGE DISCOVERY CHANNEL 9:01 PM 59 0.16 542
32 CNN TONIGHT CNN 10:00 PM 60 0.16 1,283
33 ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT CNN 7:00 PM 60 0.15 1,187
34 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 12:00 PM 60 0.15 1,168
35 SITUATION ROOM CNN 5:00 PM 60 0.15 1,204
36 CUOMO PRIME TIME CNN 9:00 PM 60 0.14 1,405
37 HOARDERS A&E NETWORK 8:00 PM 118 0.14 663
38 OUTNUMBERED FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 PM 60 0.14 1,948
39 BAD CHAD CUSTOMS DISCOVERY CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.14 494
40 SITUATION ROOM CNN 6:00 PM 60 0.14 1,082
41 NFL LIVE                L ESPN 4:00 PM 60 0.14 541
42 OUTNUMBERED OVERTIME FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:00 PM 30 0.14 1,782
43 INTERVENTION CA A&E NETWORK 10:00 PM 58 0.14 475
44 BELOW DECK MEDITERRANEAN BRAVO 8:00 PM 60 0.14 509
45 ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN 8:00 PM 60 0.14 1,263
46 UNDISPUTED L: 999 FOX SPORTS 1 9:30 AM 150 0.14 302
47 DAILY SHOW COMEDY CENTRAL 11:00 PM 31 0.14 467
48 LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL MSNBC 10:00 PM 60 0.13 2,440
49 LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER CNN 4:00 PM 60 0.13 1,124
50 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 12:00 PM 60 0.13 354
51 BILL HEMMER REPORTS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 3:00 PM 60 0.13 1,776
52 11TH HOUR W/B. WILLIAMS MSNBC 11:00 PM 60 0.13 1,819
53 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 AM 60 0.13 1,929
54 DAILY SHOW – SUS COMEDY CENTRAL 11:31 PM 12 0.13 382
55 ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES MSNBC 8:00 PM 60 0.12 1,854
56 SR/BIDEN-CLIMATE CHANGE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:30 PM 25 0.12 1,634
57 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 1:00 PM 60 0.12 375
58 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 3:00 PM 60 0.12 1,048
59 REIDOUT MSNBC 7:00 PM 60 0.12 1,705
60 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 2:00 PM 60 0.12 1,132
61 TOTAL DRAMARAMA THE CARTOON NETWORK 5:00 PM 15 0.12 340
62 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 AM 60 0.12 1,709
63 GET UP   L: N/A ESPN 8:00 AM 120 0.11 315
64 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 10:00 AM 60 0.11 876
65 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 AM 60 0.11 1,866
66 DAILY BRIEFING W/D.PERINO FOX NEWS CHANNEL 2:00 PM 60 0.11 1,752
67 DEADLINE:WHITE HOUSE: N/A MSNBC 4:00 PM 120 0.11 2,155
68 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 2:00 PM 60 0.11 349
69 PJ MASKS DISNEY JUNIOR 5:40 PM 25 0.11 391
70 RIDICULOUSNESS SSN17 MTV 11:00 PM 30 0.11 245
71 TOTAL DRAMARAMA THE CARTOON NETWORK 5:15 PM 15 0.11 337
72 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 11:00 AM 60 0.11 921
73 CNN TONIGHT CNN 11:00 PM 60 0.11 883
74 MSNBC LIVE W/A.MOHYELDIN MSNBC 3:00 PM 60 0.11 1,393
75 BEAT W/ARI MELBER MSNBC 6:00 PM 60 0.10 1,816
76 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 1:00 PM 60 0.10 1,145
77 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.10 1,616
78 BOTCHED E! 9:00 PM 60 0.10 428
79 DOOMSDAY CAUGHT ON CAMERA TRAVEL CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.10 472
80 CONAN TBS NETWORK 11:00 PM 30 0.10 194
81 NHL LIVE POST CONF FINALS NBC SPORTS NETWORK 11:06 PM 38 0.09 295
82 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 AM 60 0.09 1,582
83 PAWN STARS HISTORY 8:00 PM 60 0.09 444
84 NFL REWIND   L ESPN 3:00 PM 60 0.09 398
85 MSNBC PRES CAMPAIGN TRAIL MSNBC 1:30 PM 25 0.09 1,247
86 MSNBC LIVE W/ S.RUHLE MSNBC 9:00 AM 60 0.09 1,210
87 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 9:00 AM 60 0.09 834
88 MSNBC LIVE W/K.TUR MSNBC 2:00 PM 60 0.09 1,339
89 MTP DAILY MSNBC 1:00 PM 30 0.08 1,212
90 ANDREA MITCHELL REPORTS MSNBC 12:00 PM 60 0.08 1,236
91 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 AM 60 0.08 1,217
92 HERD L: 1312 FOX SPORTS 1 12:00 PM 180 0.08 172
93 MSNBC LIVE W/ C.MELVIN MSNBC 11:00 AM 60 0.08 1,061
94 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 7:00 AM 60 0.08 220
95 MSNBC LIVE W/ H.JACKSON MSNBC 10:00 AM 60 0.07 1,156
96 NFL NOW NFL NETWORK 2:00 PM 60 0.07 144
97 RIZZOLI & ISLES LIFETIME TELEVISION 9:00 PM 61 0.07 713
98 CLEVELAND SHOW, THE BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV 12:00 AM 30 0.07 221
99 MORNING JOE: N/A MSNBC 6:00 AM 180 0.07 1,201
100 NEW DAY CNN 8:00 AM 60 0.07 699
101 BEN 10 (2017) THE CARTOON NETWORK 7:00 AM 15 0.07 170
102 RIZZOLI & ISLES LIFETIME TELEVISION 8:00 PM 58 0.07 667
103 PARDON THE INTERRUPTION ESPN2 5:30 PM 30 0.07 345
104 FAST MONEY HALFTIME RPRT CNBC 12:00 PM 60 0.07 324
105 BEN 10 (2017) THE CARTOON NETWORK 7:15 AM 15 0.06 165
106 CHUGGINGTON TALES RAILS DISNEY JUNIOR 8:05 AM 25 0.06 283
107 HOARDERS A&E NETWORK 11:00 PM 58 0.06 251
108 NEW DAY CNN 7:00 AM 60 0.06 668
109 SEGUR FRONTERA AUS S12 UNIVERSO 10:30 AM 30 0.06 84
110 PAWN STARS HISTORY 12:03 AM 60 0.06 327
111 CLEVELAND SHOW, THE BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV 12:30 AM 30 0.06 170
112 PREMIER LEAGUE L: WOLVES/SHEFFIELD NBC SPORTS NETWORK 12:54 PM 126 0.06 150
113 LAW & ORDER BBC-AMERICA 9:00 PM 60 0.06 266
114 SQUAWK ALLEY CNBC 11:00 AM 60 0.06 317
115 BEYOND THE UNKNOWN REPACK: TMOU-3R2R06H TRAVEL CHANNEL 8:00 PM 120 0.06 404
116 LAW & ORDER BBC-AMERICA 10:00 PM 60 0.06 284
117 NFL FANTASY LIVE NFL NETWORK 5:00 PM 60 0.05 123
118 LIGA MX L: PACHUCA / MONTERREY TUDN 9:30 PM 156 0.05 149
119 LAW & ORDER BBC-AMERICA 8:00 PM 60 0.05 264
120 EXCHANGE, THE CNBC 1:00 PM 60 0.05 298
121 SPEAK FOR YOURSELF L: 961 FOX SPORTS 1 3:00 PM 120 0.05 118
122 NEW DAY CNN 6:00 AM 60 0.05 494
123 LAW & ORDER BBC-AMERICA 7:00 PM 60 0.05 229
124 RIZZOLI & ISLES LIFETIME TELEVISION 12:01 AM 58 0.05 311
125 MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE HLN 6:00 AM 60 0.05 187
126 NFL TOTAL ACCESS NFL NETWORK 6:00 PM 60 0.05 129
127 SQUAWK ON THE STREET: N/A CNBC 9:00 AM 120 0.05 326
128 NFL NOW NFL NETWORK 1:00 PM 60 0.05 148
129 AFTERMATH: AFTERMATH NFL NETWORK 3:00 PM 120 0.05 126
130 LAW & ORDER BBC-AMERICA 11:00 PM 60 0.05 199
131 SCIENCE OF STUPID NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 9:00 PM 33 0.05 209
132 WEATHER UNDERGROUND THE WEATHER CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.04 328
133 POWER LUNCH CNBC 2:00 PM 60 0.04 263
134 NOTICIAS CON D. MAERKER GALAVISION 12:30 AM 30 0.04 76
135 HOARDERS A&E NETWORK 12:00 AM 118 0.04 169
136 RESTORING GALVESTON DIY NETWORK 9:00 PM 60 0.04 350
137 10 THINGS YOU DONT KNOW E! 10:00 PM 30 0.04 183
138 WEATHER UNDERGROUND THE WEATHER CHANNEL 5:00 PM 60 0.04 385
139 SPORTSCENTER EARLY      L ESPN2 6:00 PM 60 0.04 131
140 RIZZOLI & ISLES LIFETIME TELEVISION 1:01 AM 61 0.04 254
141 NFL TOTAL ACCESS NFL NETWORK 10:10 PM 60 0.04 104
142 WEATHER CHANNEL LIVE THE WEATHER CHANNEL 2:00 PM 60 0.04 368
143 GOOD MORNING FOOTBALL: N/A NFL NETWORK 7:00 AM 180 0.04 118
144 WEATHER CHANNEL LIVE THE WEATHER CHANNEL 3:00 PM 60 0.04 387
145 HOME & FAMILY: N/A HALLMARK CHANNEL 10:00 AM 120 0.04 240
146 FOOD FACTORY NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 12:30 PM 30 0.03 128
147 WEATHER UNDERGROUND THE WEATHER CHANNEL 6:00 PM 60 0.03 317
148 BRAIN GAMES COMPILATIONS NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 8:00 PM 60 0.03 189
149 WEATHER UNDERGROUND THE WEATHER CHANNEL 7:00 PM 60 0.03 344
150 SEGUR FRONTERA AUS S12 UNIVERSO 10:00 AM 30 0.03 47

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About the Author

Mitch Salem
MITCH SALEM has worked on the business side of the entertainment industry for 20 years, as a senior business affairs executive and attorney for such companies as NBC, ABC, USA, Syfy, Bravo, and BermanBraun Productions, and before that, at the NY law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges. During all that, he has more or less constantly been going to the movies and watching TV, and writing about both since the 1980s. His film reviews also currently appear on screened.com and the-burg.com. In addition, he is co-writer of an episode of the television series "Felicity."




3 Comments


  1. Augus

    Do you know if “Republic of Doyle (Ovation)” aired at 4 and 5AM and what were its ratings?


  2. Don Tony

    Dave Meltzer was here.



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