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SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 25 Friday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 1.16.2015

Posted January 20, 2015 by Mitch Metcalf

  NETWORK UPDATE:  HAWAII 5-0 gained 0.1 in final numbers. Ratings in key demos for the Top 25 original cable telecasts (plus a few other lower-rated but noteworthy programs): 12 MONKEYS got off to an OK 0.43 start for Syfy.  Perhaps understandably for a show based on a 20-year old movie, it skewed quite old, […]

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Weekly & Season to Date Network Ratings: Revised Full Season Forecast

Posted April 1, 2013 by Mitch Metcalf

CBS won another week with NCAA basketball tournament games throughout the week and a lot of repeats on the other networks.  NBC’s The Voice returned to the schedule this week, putting NBC in a virtual three-way tie with ABC and FOX (with only four-hundreths of a rating point separating second from fourth place). Weekly Rating Mar […]

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THE SKED’S SUNDAY NETWORK SCORECARD – 12/2/12

Posted December 3, 2012 by Mitch Salem

ABC’s Fall Finale Sunday was a moderate success. ABC:  ONCE UPON A TIME could only hold even at 3.1 for its last episode of 2012.  REVENGE climbed 0.2 to 2.4, but that didn’t put it far above last week’s season low.  For what it matters, 666 PARK AVENUE was also up 0.2 to a still-tepid […]

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UPDATED: THE SKED CABLE/NETWORK SCORECARD – 5/7/14

Posted May 8, 2014 by Mitch Salem

  NETWORK UPDATE:  The changes were all minor in the afternoon’s adjustments, although in some cases enough to get shows (barely) off their series/season lows.  On ABC, THE MIDDLE, SUBURGATORY and MODERN FAMILY were all up 0.1 (but not MIXOLOGY or NASHVILLE).  AMERICAN IDOL, ARROW, and SVU also went up 0.1. WEDNESDAY CABLE:  TNT’s NBA […]

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The Sked: Cable Ratings February 14-20

Posted February 23, 2012 by Mitch Metcalf

>AMC’s Walking Dead remains the top-rated cable program with Adults 18-49 this past week, settling down from its lofty season premiere rating the week before.  Jersey Shore on MTV also drifted down (losing a tenth of a rating point to a 2.9), and Teen Mom 2 (also on MTV) tumbled half a rating point to […]

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Weekly Ratings Way Off the Normal Pace for Broadcast Networks

Posted February 18, 2013 by Mitch Metcalf

THE WEEK.  For the recently completed week ending Sunday (February 11-17, 2013), FOX won with a preliminary 2.11 adult 18-49 rating in prime time, down from last week’s 2.25 rating but still ahead of the horrible performances by the other networks. CBS will fall to second place with a preliminary 1.89 adult 18-49 rating, down from last week’s Grammy-boosted 3.32 […]

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SHOWBUZZDAILY FRIDAY NETWORK SCORECARD – 3.3.2017

Posted March 4, 2017 by Mitch Metcalf

  ABC is probably glad to turn the page on WHEN WE RISE. 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 […]

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SHOWBUZZDAILY SUNDAY NETWORK SCORECARD – 7.16.2017

Posted July 17, 2017 by Mitch Metcalf

  Reminder:  no GAME OF THRONES ratings until tomorrow.  (Unless HBO issues an early press release.) 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 […]

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