The Good Fight Season 5: Cush Jumbo and Delroy Lindo Returning to ‘Give Audience a Proper Goodbye’

RELATED STORIES Coming soon on The Good Fight: A whole bunch of closure. TVLine has learned exclusively that original cast members Cush Jumbo (Lucca) and Delroy Lindo (Adrian) — whose exits were announced last spring following the Paramount+ legal drama’s fourth season — will return as guest stars in the Season 5 premiere to finish […]

Dancing on Ice viewers distracted by ‘off putting’ fake audience: ‘Can barely watch!’

Dancing on Ice bosses have had to make several changes this year as usual proceedings have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The number of contestants taking part has also drastically fallen following multiple injuries over the last few weeks. To still bring energy to the ITV programme, sound effects of people clapping and cheering […]

Ratings: Tough as Nails Returns Steady, Riverdale ‘Reboot’ Eyes Audience Low

In the latest TV ratings, CBS’ Tough as Nails opened Season 2 on Wednesday night with 3.4 million total viewers and a 0.5 demo rating — which is right on par with its freshman average. Elsewhere: NBC | Chicago Fire held steady to lead Wednesday both in total audience (with 7.3 million viewers) and in […]

Ratings: SNL Returns With Second-Largest Premiere Audience in 12 Years

RELATED STORIES Saturday Night Live‘s Season 46 premiere, with host Chris Rock and musical guest Megan Thee Stallion, delivered 7.77 million total viewers and a 1.68 demo rating, marking the NBC sketch comedy series’ most watched season opener in four years (since 2016, when Margot Robbie and The Weeknd drew 8.3 mil). Excluding that 2016 […]

Ratings: SmackDown Hits Fox Lows, Dick Van Dyke Leads Night in Audience

In the latest TV ratings, Friday Night SmackDown on Fourth of July Eve delivered 1.776 million total viewers and a 0.4 demo rating, slipping 18 and 20 percent week-to-week to mark the WWE program’s lowest numbers yet on Fox. That said, SmackDown landed in a three-way tie for the demo win on this very quiet […]

Ratings: Cannonball Makes OK Splash, The Wall Hits Season High in Audience

In the latest TV ratings, NBC’s special preview of Cannonball (which officially premieres July 9 on USA Network) drew 2.8 million total viewers and a 0.6 rating, placing second for the night in the demo. Opening NBC’s Monday lineup, Titan Games (3.9 mil/0.7) and The Wall (4 mil/0.7) tied for the nightly demo win, with […]

TV Ratings: Magnum P.I. Draws Friday’s Largest Audience, Ties for Demo Win

In the latest TV ratings, CBS’ Magnum P.I. this week delivered Friday’s largest audience — 6.9 million total viewers, with leadout Blue Bloods in rerun mode — while landing in a four-way tie for the nightly demo win, holding steady at 0.7. Opening the Eye’s night, MacGyver (6.4 mil/0.7) was steady week-to-week. Elsewhere…. NBC | […]

TV Ratings: Modern Family Series Finale Delivers a 3-Year Audience High

ABC’s Modern Family wrapped its 11-season run on Wednesday night with 7.4 million total viewers — its largest audience since January 2017 — and a 1.6 rating, its best demo number since September 2018. TVLine readers gave the big send-off an average grade of “B+.” Bookending the hour-long finale, the A Modern Farwell special did […]

Ratings: Stumptown Flat With Finale, Med and Fire Hit 4-Year Audience Highs

In the latest TV ratings, ABC’s Stumptown wrapped its freshman run on Wednesday night with 2.72 million total viewers and a 0.5 demo rating, ticking up just a smidgen to mark its largest audience since Jan. 8 while steady in the demo. Averaging not quite a 0.5 rating across 18 episodes, Stumptown among all ABC […]

TV Ratings: Shark Tank Surges to 3-Year Audience High, Blacklist Returns Up

In the latest TV ratings, ABC’s Shark Tank (with CBS in rerun mode) reeled in 6 million total viewers and a 1.1 demo rating, surging 28 and 38 percent week-to-week to mark its largest audience in three years and its best rating in 14 months. Leading out of that, 20/20 (4.6 mil/0.8) was up a […]