June 29, 2018

The Sked: Thursday Network Scorecard 6.28.2018


The Thursday BIG BROTHER was again down from last year.

DEMOGRAPHIC DETAIL: For each broadcast program (or hour segment), the chart below displays preliminary 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.

Fast Demo 2018 Jun 28.THU

CBS:  BIG BROTHER’s first Thursday installment was at 1.3, down 0.3 from 2017.  It was sandwiched between reruns at 1.0/1.1 and 0.6.

ABC:  THE GONG SHOW (0.5), MATCH GAME (0.7) and TAKE TWO (0.5) were all steady.

NBC:  LITTLE BIG SHOTS (0.7) and both episodes of MARLON (0.6/0.6) held last week’s numbers.  A rerun of SVU followed at 0.5.

FOX:  THE FOUR gained 0.1 to 0.8.

CW:  Reruns at 0.2/0.1.

MASTERS OF ILLUSION has its season premiere on CW tonight.

COMPARISONS TO SIMILAR NIGHTS: Preliminary adult 18-49 ratings versus the same night last year and same night last week.

Fast Track 2018 Jun 28.THU

CABLE RATINGS: Come back this afternoon for detailed demographic ratings for top cable programs from this day.




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 and In addition, he is co-writer of an episode of the television series "Felicity."