Ratings: Timeless Ticks Up With Finale, as Series Awaits Word on Its Future

NBC bubble drama Timeless this Sunday aired its Season 2 finale, ending with a whiz-bang cliffhanger while its future remains TBD. The two-hour season-ender averaged 2.4 million total viewers and a 0.6 demo rating from 9:14 to 11:14 pm ET, ticking up versus last week. TVLine readers gave Timeless‘ finale an average grade of “A”; […]

Ratings: Big Bang Hits 9-Episode High With Finale, Grey's at 6-Week Highs

The Big Bang Theory‘s season-ending “Shamy” wedding was well-attended, drawing the CBS hitcom’s largest audience — 15 million total viewers — since Jan. 11. In the all-important demo, Big Bang scored a 2.8, up 16 percent to mark its best rating since Feb. 1. TVLine readers gave the episode an average grade of “A-.” VIDEOSBig […]

Trump’s approval ratings get a positive bump as more Americans believe his approach to North Korea is working

Brynn Anderson/AP President Donald Trump’s approach in handling North Korea may be alleviating worries of a potential conflict. Fifty-one percent of Americans approve of Trump’s approach to the regime, up nine points from March and 17 points from January. Despite the historical circumstance of the planned meeting between Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong […]

Ratings: Instinct and NCIS: LA Tick Up; Last Man Steady With Finale

CBS’ Instinct this Sunday drew 7 million total viewers and a 0.7 rating, ticking up the demo week-to-week. Leading out of that, NCIS: LA(7.7 mil/0.8) was also up, while Madam Secretary (5.3 mil/0.5) dipped to hit and tie series lows. RELATED2018 Renewal Scorecard: What’s Coming Back? What’s Getting Cancelled? What’s on the Bubble? Elsewhere…. NBC […]

Ratings: MacGyver Finale, Five-0 and Blue Bloods All Go Low

CBS’ already renewed MacGyver wrapped its sophomore season on Friday night with 6.1 million total viewers and a 0.6 demo rating, dipping in both measures to mark series lows. Hawaii Five-0 (7 mil/0.7) and Blue Bloods (7.7 mil/0.7) also hit series lows, down two tenths and one tenth respectively. RELATEDMay Sweeps Scorecard 2018: Deaths, Breakups, […]

Killing Eve's Ratings Keep Growing Each Week — Are You Watching?

Killing Eve is pulling off a rare feat in today’s TV landscape: Its ratings have climbed in all four weeks since its April 8 series debut. The good ratings news comes from a glowing press release issued by BBC America on Friday, noting that the Sandra Oh-starring crime thriller has grown a total of 33 […]

Ratings: Quantico Returns Down

On a sad little first Thursday of May Sweeps where broadcast shows were at best steady, Quantico opened Season 3 with 2.8 million total viewers and a 0.5 rating, down in the demo from both its sophomore average (2.8 mil/0.7) and finale (2.7 mil/0.6), tying its series low. Opening ABC’s night, Grey’s Anatomy (6.5 mil/1.4) […]

Ratings: Designated Survivor, Empire Eye Lows; Code Black Returns Down

Designated Survivor this Wednesday drew 3.4 million total viewers and a 0.5 rating, ticking down on both counts and hitting a new demo low. Elsewhere on ABC, two Alex Inc. episodes did 3 mil/0.7 (at 8:30/7:30c) and then 2.5 mil/0.6 (giving Dez a markedly measlier lead-in). RELATEDMay Sweeps Preview: Get 110+ Spoilers, Exclusive Photos! Over […]

Ratings: As ACMAs Dominate, Idol Hits Lows; Comey Q&A No. 2 for Night

CBS’ broadcast of the 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards dominated Sunday night with 12.1 million total viewers — the event’s biggest audience since 2015 — and a 2.1 demo rating, holding steady versus last year. RELATEDAmerican Idol Top 24 (Group 2) Recap: Who Made Katy’s Wig Take Flight? Opposite the ACMAs, ABC’s American Idol […]