NASCAR Ratings Up Since Confederate Flag Ban, Contrary to Trump Claim

RELATED STORIES NASCAR ratings are up slightly since June 10, when the sport announced that it would prohibit the display of the Confederate flag from all events and properties. That year-over-year data point, shared by a Fox Sports exec, runs contrary to a claim made on Monday morning by President Donald Trump. “Has @BubbaWallace apologized […]

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: Game Night Returns Low, Celebrity Family Feud Tops Night

RELATED STORIES In the latest TV ratings, Hollywood Game Night kicked off Season 6’s summer run — and NBC’s Sunday night — with just 1.9 million total viewers and a 0.3 demo rating, matching and setting series lows. Over on ABC, AFV (4.5 mil/0.6) was steady, Celebrity Family Feud (5.7 mil/0.9) ticked up and led […]

Friday TV Ratings: CBS’ Quarantine Haircut Show Draws Little Buzz

In the latest TV ratings, CBS’ Haircut Night in America — in which stylists walked celebs (and viewers) through the perfect DIY haircut — came out a bit short on the sides, delivering just a 0.4 demo rating to go with a total audience of 3.4 million viewers. This week’s Blue Bloods rerun, meanwhile, copped […]

Ratings: Magnum, Shark Tank Top Night

RELATED STORIES In the latest TV ratings, CBS’ MacGyver on Friday night closed Season 4 with 5.8 million total viewers and a 0.6 demo rating, holding steady week-to-week. TVLine readers gave the season an average grade of “B+.” Leading out of that, Magnum P.I.’s regularly scheduled episode (6.7 mil/0.7) delivered Friday’s largest audience and tied […]

TV Ratings: black-ish, The Conners and FBI: Most Wanted Dip With Finales

In the latest TV ratings, ABC’s yet-to-be-renewed black-ish closed out Season 6 with 2.6 million total viewers and a 0.4 rating, ticking down a tenth in the demo to mark a series low. TVLine readers gave the finale an average grade of “A,” while the season as a whole earned an “A-.” Among ABC’s other […]

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 […]