May 25, 2019



NBC remembered that BLINDSPOT exists.

DEMOGRAPHIC DETAIL: For each broadcast program (or hour segment), the chart below displays preliminary live+same day key advertiser demographics (adult 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54 ratings), audience skews (women 18-49, men 18-49 and adults 50+ shares) and total viewership (thousands of people over the age of 2).

Ratings analysis and comparisons follow the chart.

CBS:  The season premiere of WHISTLEBLOWER was at 0.5, the same as the 2 scripted reruns that followed.

NBC:  BLINDSPOT aired for the first time since April 19, and was steady at 0.4.  DATELINE was up 0.1 to 0.6.

CW:  The season finale of DYNASTY held at 0.1, below the 0.2 for the WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY rerun that followed.

ABC:  AGENTS OF SHIELD rose 0.1 to 0.5, and 20/20 was up 0.1 to 0.5.

FOX:  Reruns at 0.5/0.4.

CBS airs the season finale of RANSOM tonight, and ABC reruns its hit LIVE IN FRONT OF A STUDIO AUDIENCE special.  Sunday features the season finales of NBC’s GOOD GIRLS and AMC/BBCAmerica’s KILLING EVE and A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES, the season premiere of Starz’s VIDA, and HBO’s last bite of the GAME OF THRONES apple (until the spin-offs arrive), the documentary THE LAST WATCH. 

CABLE RATINGS: Come back Tuesday for detailed demographic ratings for top cable programs from this day, delayed by Memorial Day.




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.