Ratings: #OneChicago Rises 27% With Crossover; S.W.A.T., Riverdale Go Low

This fall’s #OneChicago crossover averaged 8.5 million total viewers and a 1.4 demo rating, improving on the NBC trifecta’s week-ago numbers by 18 and 27 percent. In the demo, Chicago Fire (8.1 mil/1.3) matched its best numbers in a year, Med (8.8 mil/1.4) tied its best numbers since February 2018, and P.D. (9 mil/1.6) equaled […]

Ratings: Batwoman Slips in Week 2, CBS Sunday Dramas All Rise

RELATED STORIES The CW’s Batwoman in Week 2 drew 1.46 million total viewers and a 0.3 rating, down 21 and 40 percent from its premiere and matching the lowest demo number Supergirl did all of last season in the Sunday leadoff spot. Supergirl herself (974K/0.4) slipped 23 and 25 percent, hitting and tying series lows. […]

Ratings: Evil Takes First Dip, Legacies and Supernatural Return Steady

RELATED STORIES Evil took its first dip in the demo this Thursday, scoring a 0.5 rating to go with its 3.7 million total viewers. Fellow CBS freshmen The Unicorn (5.2 mil/0.7) and Carol’s Second Act (4.9 mil/0.6) also saw their first demo declines. Young Sheldon (7.5 mil/1.0) and Mom (5.8 mil/0.8) were steady in the […]

Ratings: All American Returns to an Audience High, All Rise Stabilizes

The CW’s All American threw a touchdown on Monday night, opening Season 2 with its largest audience ever — 926,000 total viewers, besting its previous high by 20 percent — and its first 0.3 demo rating since late November. TVLine readers gave the premiere an average grade of “A.” Now a self-starter, All American in […]

Strictly Come Dancing 2019: BBC suffer devastating blow as ratings revealed

A third wrote: “I love #Strictly the only thing spoiling it is the constant cheering from the audience for every step anyone takes.” “#Strictly I wish the audience would stop whooing and arghing when someone gets picked up in the dance,” another tweeted. A fifth said: “God how annoying is all the woo-ing and clapping […]

Coronation Street’s Terry Duckworth denies soaps will be scrapped as ratings drop

In February Emmerdale’s Vanessa was stabbed by an arsonist who took her baby (Image: ITV) It would be the height of drama if television bosses decided to shut the Street or Albert Square for good. But TV commentator Mark Lawson suggested they could do just that when he said the end was in sight for […]

Ratings: Emmys Hit a New Low, as Broadcast Wins Just 14% of Awards

RELATED STORIES The 71st Primetime Emmy Awards delivered an all-time low in the ratings, marking a sixth straight year of decline for TV’s biggest night. Per very preliminary numbers. Fox’s Sunday-night telecast scored a 5.7/10 result in metered market ratings, down 23 percent from last year (when NBC hosted the ceremony on a Monday). Compared […]

A Very Brady Renovation Sets HGTV Ratings Records, Draws 8 Million Viewers

RELATED STORIES Oh, my Nielsens! Monday’s launch of A Very Brady Renovation gave HGTV its most watched season premiere ever, with 8.1 million total viewers, as well as marked the cabler’s highest-rated telecast in over two-and-a-half years. The 90-minute premiere also hit a network high in the Adults 25-54 demo, scoring a 1.43 rating — […]

Ratings: BH90210 Opens Strong Amid ‘Loved It!’/’What Was That?’ Reactions

RELATED STORIES Fox’s BH90210 showed a good amount of zip with its premiere numbers. The Beverly Hills, 90210 not-a-reboot “reboot” debuted on Wednesday to 3.8 million total viewers and a 1.5 demo rating (per fast nationals), dominating the night in the latter measure. That marks Fox’s best Wednesday numbers of the summer by far, easily […]

Ratings: The InBetween Matches Low, Card Sharks Rises, Big Brother Steady

RELATED STORIES Leading out of reality-TV reruns as it does, NBC’s The InBetween this Wednesday drew 2.2 million total viewers and a 0.3 demo rating, ticking down on both counts to mark its second-smallest audience yet while matching its demo low. Over on CBS, Love Island (2.3 mil/0.5) and Big Brother (3.8 mil/1.0) were both […]