January 25, 2018



The descent of THE X-FILES continued.

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 Jan 24.WED

ABC:  THE GOLDBERGS held at 1.7.  AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE aired 2 episodes, at 1.4 in the 8:30 SPEECHLESS slot, and at 1.1 (down 0.2) in its regular 9:30 slot, with a 1.0 MODERN FAMILY rerun between them.  MATCH GAME was down 0.1 to 0.7.

CBS:  A 2-hour episode of THE AMAZING RACE was at 1.2, down 0.3 from last week’s hour.  CRIMINAL MINDS dropped 0.1 to 0.9.

FOX:  THE X-FILES fell 0.1 to 1.0, barely outrating the SVU rerun on NBC, and 9-1-1 fell 0.2 to a still very strong 1.6.

CW:  RIVERDALE (0.5) and DYNASTY (0.2) stayed as-is.

NBC:  Reruns at 0.8=0.9.

CBS mostly sits out tonight with a MOST VALUABLE PERFORMER special followed by reruns.

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

Fast Track 2018 Jan 24.WED

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