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December 7, 2018

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Thursday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 12.6.2018

 

 

 

NETWORK FINALS:   MOM lost 0.1 in final numbers.  In addition, THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL adjusted to 3.1, down 3.3 from last week’s game.

 

 

 

 

Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart  

 

CABLE HIGHLIGHTS:  MTV’s JERSEY SHORE led Thursday cable at 0.66, steady with last week, and lead-out FLORIBAMA SHORE was up 0.08 to 0.39.  NFL Network’s piece of THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL was at 0.65, down 0.45 from last week’s game.  TNT’s NBA doubleheader was at 0.41/0.34.  On A&E, PD CAM was at 0.36/0.30 compared to last week’s 0.30/0.28, and POLICE PATROL was at 0.32/0.32 compared to last week’s 0.25/0.21.  MSNBC’s RACHEL MADDOW SHOW topped cable news at 0.32/0.47/3.1M, with Fox News’s TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT at 0.25/0.39/2.6M, and CNN’s SITUATION ROOM at 0.21/0.28/1.7M.  On ID, THE CASE THAT HAUNTS ME rose 0.05 to 0.30, and COLD VALLEY was up 0.04 to 0.25.  Food Network’s CHRISTMAS COOKIE CHALLENGE was at 0.29, and BEAT BOBBY FLAY was down 0.02 to 0.23.  Tru’s IMPRACTICAL JOKERS was at 0.29/0.28, compared to last week’s 0.26, and the AFTER-PARTY ticked up to 0.17.  Univision’s LIGA match was at 0.27.  Bravo’s TOP CHEF returned at 0.25.  E!’s BOTCHED returned at 0.24.  On HGTV, HOUSE HUNTERS INTL ticked down to 0.21, HOUSE HUNTERS held at 0.21, and FLIP OR FLOP was at 0.18/0.18 compared to last week’s 0.23/0.22.  We’s GROWING UP HIP-HOP gained 0.02 to 0.18.  Syfy’s NIGHTFLYERS rose 0.04 to 0.12.  POP’s IMPACT WRESTLING ticked up to 0.04.  

Top 50 Original Cable Telecasts with Demographic Detail

Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts
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Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts: Thursday December 6, 2018 P18-49 P2+
Rank Program Net Start Mins Rating (000s)
1 JERSEY SHORE:FAM VACAY S2 MTV 8:00 PM 61 0.66 1,133
2 NFLN THU NT FTBLL-SUS NFL NETWORK 11:05 PM 16 0.66 1,703
3 NFLN THU NT FOOTBALL: 2018 WK 14 JAX VS. TEN NFL NETWORK 8:23 PM 162 0.65 1,946
4 NBA BASKETBALL: ROCKETS/JAZZ TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 10:39 PM 145 0.41 1,002
5 FLORIBAMA SHORE SSN2B MTV 9:01 PM 61 0.39 691
6 LIVE PD PRESENTS: PD CAM A&E NETWORK 10:01 PM 31 0.36 1,244
7 NFLN THU NT POST-GAME NFL NETWORK 11:24 PM 30 0.34 818
8 NBA BASKETBALL: KNICKS/CELTICS TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 8:14 PM 145 0.34 854
9 NFLN THU NT PRE-KICK NFL NETWORK 8:05 PM 18 0.33 1,041
10 LIVE PD: POLICE PATROL A&E NETWORK 9:00 PM 30 0.32 1,215
11 LIVE PD: POLICE PATROL A&E NETWORK 9:30 PM 31 0.32 1,187
12 RACHEL MADDOW SHOW MSNBC 9:00 PM 60 0.32 3,132
13 LIVE PD PRESENTS: PD CAM A&E NETWORK 10:32 PM 32 0.30 1,079
14 CASE THAT HAUNTS ME, THE INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 11:00 PM 60 0.30 1,151
15 IMPRACTICAL JOKERS TRUTV 9:30 PM 60 0.29 576
16 IMPRACTICAL JOKERS TRUTV 9:00 PM 30 0.28 511
17 LIGA MX L: SF: UNAM / AMERICA UNIVISION DEPORTES 9:30 PM 150 0.27 607
18 LIVE PD: POLICE PATROL A&E NETWORK 8:00 PM 28 0.26 942
19 TOP CHEF BRAVO 9:00 PM 75 0.25 833
20 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.25 2,613
21 COLD VALLEY: N/A INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 9:00 PM 120 0.25 1,014
22 PARDON THE INTERRUPTION ESPN 5:30 PM 30 0.24 756
23 BOTCHED E! 9:00 PM 60 0.24 663
24 SPORTSCENTER EARLY      L ESPN 6:00 PM 60 0.23 515
25 BEAT B.FLAY FOOD NETWORK 10:00 PM 30 0.23 833
26 COLL FOOTBALL AWARDS L: N/A ESPN 7:00 PM 126 0.22 636
27 SITUATION ROOM CNN 5:00 PM 60 0.21 1,700
28 HANNITY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.21 2,883
29 HOUSE HUNTERS INTL HOME AND GARDEN TV 10:30 PM 30 0.21 1,204
30 ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT CNN 7:00 PM 60 0.21 1,000
31 HOUSE HUNTERS HOME AND GARDEN TV 10:00 PM 30 0.21 1,150
32 LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL MSNBC 10:00 PM 60 0.21 2,424
33 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 7:00 AM 60 0.21 385
34 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 3:00 PM 60 0.20 1,526
35 FIVE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 5:00 PM 60 0.20 3,337
36 DAILY SHOW COMEDY CENTRAL 11:00 PM 31 0.20 721
37 NFLN THU NT PREGAME NFL NETWORK 7:30 PM 35 0.19 552
38 CNN TONIGHT CNN 10:00 PM 41 0.19 1,132
39 AROUND THE HORN ESPN 5:00 PM 30 0.19 479
40 AMERICAN PICKERS: BEST OF HISTORY 9:00 PM 63 0.19 1,152
41 11TH HOUR W/B. WILLIAMS MSNBC 11:00 PM 60 0.19 1,857
42 ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES MSNBC 8:00 PM 60 0.19 1,961
43 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 2:00 PM 60 0.19 1,465
44 STATE FUNERAL OF GHW BUSH CNN 12:20 PM 40 0.19 1,452
45 INSIDE THE NBA TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 1:04 AM 55 0.19 452
46 GET UP   L: N/A ESPN 8:00 AM 120 0.19 388
47 GROWING UP HIP HOP: ATL WETV 9:00 PM 61 0.18 529
48 NFL TOTAL ACCESS NFL NETWORK 11:54 PM 66 0.18 400
49 SITUATION ROOM CNN 6:00 PM 60 0.18 1,025
50 FLIP OR FLOP ATLANTA HOME AND GARDEN TV 9:30 PM 30 0.18 1,053
51 ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN 8:00 PM 60 0.18 1,159
52 FLIP OR FLOP ATLANTA HOME AND GARDEN TV 9:00 PM 30 0.18 944
53 CUOMO PRIME TIME CNN 9:00 PM 60 0.18 1,223
54 CNN RIGHT NOW CNN 1:00 PM 60 0.18 1,404
55 NBA TIP-OFF TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 8:00 PM 14 0.18 569
56 INGRAHAM ANGLE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.18 2,474
57 NBA: THE JUMP L ESPN 3:00 PM 60 0.17 343
58 FIRST TAKE   L: N/A ESPN 10:00 AM 120 0.17 442
59 IJ: AFTER PARTY TRUTV 10:30 PM 30 0.17 356
60 STATE FUNERAL OF GHW BUSH CNN 11:00 AM 80 0.17 1,413
61 LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER CNN 4:00 PM 60 0.17 1,470
62 SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 PM 60 0.16 2,491
63 HIGHLY QUESTIONABLE ESPN 4:30 PM 30 0.16 388
64 SPORTSCENTER 1AM        L ESPN 1:00 AM 60 0.16 385
65 MOVIE- ORIGINAL RPT LIFETIME TELEVISION 8:00 PM 119 0.16 670
66 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 12:00 PM 60 0.16 372
67 SPORTSCENTER 12AM  L ESPN 12:00 AM 60 0.16 402
68 SPORTSCENTER MORNING    L ESPN 2:00 AM 60 0.16 323
69 HARDBALL WITH C. MATTHEWS MSNBC 7:00 PM 60 0.15 1,775
70 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 AM 60 0.15 1,746
71 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 AM 60 0.15 1,659
72 CNN TONIGHT CNN 11:18 PM 42 0.15 800
73 REMEMBERING PRES GHW BUSH FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:20 PM 40 0.15 2,173
74 FUTBOL CENTRAL L UNIVISION DEPORTES 9:00 PM 30 0.15 335
75 REMEMBERING PRES GHW BUSH FOX NEWS CHANNEL 2:00 PM 60 0.14 2,182
76 DEAD FILES POPUPS TRAVEL CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.14 462
77 YOUR WORLD W/NEIL CAVUTO FOX NEWS CHANNEL 4:00 PM 60 0.14 2,326
78 HIGH NOON (9AM PACIFIC) ESPN 4:00 PM 30 0.14 317
79 STORY, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 PM 60 0.14 2,012
80 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 AM 47 0.14 1,596
81 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 AM 60 0.14 1,504
82 OUTNUMBERED OVERTIME FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:00 PM 20 0.14 2,000
83 STATE FUNERAL OF GHW BUSH CNN 10:00 AM 60 0.14 1,124
84 FOX NEWS AT NIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 PM 60 0.13 1,548
85 PRES GHW BUSH TX FUNERAL FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:47 AM 13 0.13 1,604
86 BEAT W/ARI MELBER MSNBC 6:00 PM 60 0.13 1,669
87 PRES GHW BUSH TX FUNERAL FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 PM 60 0.13 2,215
88 PRES GHW BUSH TX FUNERAL FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.13 2,039
89 NFL LIVE                L ESPN 1:30 PM 90 0.13 320
90 LIVE PD: POLICE PATROL A&E NETWORK 12:03 AM 28 0.12 511
91 REMEMBERING PRES GHW BUSH FOX NEWS CHANNEL 3:00 PM 60 0.12 2,166
92 CNN TONIGHT CNN 12:00 AM 60 0.12 726
93 STATE FUNERAL OF GHW BUSH CNN 9:00 AM 60 0.12 808
94 OTL – FIRST REPORT   L ESPN 1:00 PM 30 0.12 275
95 NIGHTFLYERS SYFY 10:00 PM 51 0.12 470
96 MORNING JOE: N/A MSNBC 6:00 AM 180 0.12 1,244
97 SPORTSCENTER LATE       L ESPN 11:04 PM 56 0.12 257
98 DEADLINE:WHITE HOUSE MSNBC 4:00 PM 60 0.11 1,568
99 MTP DAILY MSNBC 5:00 PM 60 0.11 1,571
100 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 AM 60 0.11 1,106
101 NEW DAY CNN 8:00 AM 60 0.10 661
102 CHAMPIONSHIP DRIVE  L ESPN 9:06 PM 60 0.10 298
103 MOVIE- ORIGINAL RPT LIFETIME TELEVISION 12:01 AM 119 0.10 314
104 HARD TIME COMPILATION NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 9:00 PM 60 0.10 359
105 MSNBC LIVE W/ H.JACKSON MSNBC 10:00 AM 60 0.09 1,131
106 NEW DAY CNN 6:00 AM 60 0.09 482
107 MSNBC LIVE W/ S.RUHLE MSNBC 9:00 AM 60 0.09 1,209
108 MSNBC LIVE W/VELSHI&RUHLE MSNBC 1:00 PM 60 0.09 1,124
109 LINEA DE CUATRO L UNIVISION DEPORTES 8:00 PM 60 0.09 174
110 MSNBC LIVE W/K.TUR MSNBC 2:00 PM 60 0.09 1,190
111 COLL FOOTBALL STUDIO ESPN 10:06 PM 58 0.09 230
112 MSNBC LIVE W/ A.VELSHI MSNBC 3:00 PM 60 0.09 1,131
113 ENGINEERING CATASTROPHES SCIENCE 9:00 PM 60 0.08 400
114 BET MOVIE OF THE WEEK: STANDOFF BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV 9:00 PM 120 0.08 272
115 ANDREA MITCHELL REPORTS MSNBC 12:30 PM 30 0.08 1,100
116 NEW DAY CNN 7:00 AM 60 0.08 519
117 SECRET LIFE OF THE ZOO ANIMAL PLANET 9:00 PM 60 0.07 403
118 NFL GAMEDAY KICKOFF NFL NETWORK 6:00 PM 90 0.07 226
119 THERES SOMETHING ABOUT MA HBO PRIME 8:00 PM 119 0.07 184
120 LAFF MOBB TRUTV 11:00 PM 30 0.07 163
121 UNDISPUTED L: 559 FOX SPORTS 1 9:30 AM 150 0.07 176
122 MSNBC SPECIAL COVERAGE MSNBC 11:00 AM 90 0.07 962
123 E! NEWS E! 7:00 PM 60 0.07 283
124 COLL BSKBL:BIG 10 L: IOWA ST/IOWA FOX SPORTS 1 8:00 PM 135 0.07 353
125 HOME & FAMILY: N/A HALLMARK CHANNEL 10:00 AM 120 0.07 323
126 MEGA MACHINES: SEA GIANTS SCIENCE 10:00 PM 60 0.07 309
127 JALEN & JACOBY ESPN2 2:00 PM 60 0.07 137
128 LINEA DE CUATRO L UNIVISION DEPORTES 12:00 AM 60 0.06 180
129 WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE BRAVO 11:15 PM 30 0.06 246
130 FIRST TAKE: N/A ESPN2 12:00 PM 120 0.06 144
131 AMERICA SAYS GSN 9:00 PM 30 0.06 427
132 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN2 8:00 AM 60 0.06 109
133 HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL  L ESPN2 9:00 PM 90 0.05 125
134 THOMAS & FRIENDS NICK JR 3:00 PM 30 0.05 235
135 VICE NEWS TONIGHT HBO PRIME 7:31 PM 25 0.05 247
136 E! NEWS: DAILY POP I E! 12:00 PM 60 0.05 109
137 BLIND SIDE THE: BLIND SIDE THE HBO PRIME 8:20 AM 128 0.05 131
138 UNIVISION DEPORTES FC L UNIVISION DEPORTES 7:00 PM 60 0.05 94
139 TRAFFIK HBO PRIME 11:30 PM 96 0.05 170
140 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN2 9:00 AM 60 0.05 107
141 HERD L: 876 FOX SPORTS 1 12:00 PM 180 0.05 133
142 MY LOTTERY DREAM HOME GREAT AMERICAN COUNTRY 9:00 PM 30 0.05 103
143 NFL LIVE ESPN2 3:00 PM 90 0.05 135
144 GET UP: N/A ESPN2 10:00 AM 120 0.05 100
145 MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE HLN 6:00 AM 60 0.05 271
146 PARDON THE INTERRUPTION ESPN2 6:30 PM 30 0.04 134
147 GOLIC AND WINGO     L: N/A ESPN2 6:00 AM 120 0.04 116
148 TOMB RAIDER HBO PRIME 3:45 PM 118 0.04 147
149 WEATHER CHANNEL LIVE THE WEATHER CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.04 235
150 IMPACT WRESTLING: 349 POP 10:00 PM 120 0.04 116

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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."




2 Comments


  1. Augus

    Baroness Von Sketch Show ratings, please?



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