Sunday, February 19, 2017

Cable Rankings - AMC Returns Strong; 'The Walking Dead,' 'Love & Hip Hop' and 'WWE RAW' are Top Shows

For the week of February 12-18, 2017, AMC was the highest rated cable network with an average of 2.118 - followed by USA (0.858), VH1 (0.839), Discovery (0.681) and TNT (0.589).

AMC's The Walking Dead was the highest rated scripted series with a 5.720, VH1's Love & Hip Hop was the highest rated unscripted series with a 1.244, and USA's WWE RAW was the highest rated sporting event with a 1.124.

Broadcast Rankings - FOX Holds Lead; 'Super Bowl LI,' 'Grammy Awards' and 'The Big Bang Theory' are Top Shows

For the week of February 12-18, 2017, FOX was the highest rated broadcast network with an average of 1.673 - followed by CBS (1.494), NBC (1.405), ABC (1.332) and The CW (0.639).

CBS' The Big Bang Theory was the highest rated scripted series with a 3.319, CBS' The 59th Annual Grammy Awards was the highest rated unscripted series with a 7.800, and FOX's Super Bowl LI was the highest rated sporting event with a 37.100.

Saturday Ratings - 'Saturday Night Live' and 'Dateline' Repeats Lead Night; 'Ransom' Ticks Up; '48 Hours' Steady

On February 18, 2017, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.70 rating - followed by CBS (0.47), ABC (0.47) and FOX (0.25).

Furthermore, NBC won in total viewers with 3.992 million viewers - followed by CBS (3.449), ABC (1.808) and FOX (0.986).

ABC, NBC and FOX aired all repeats for the evening.

Saturday, February 18, 2017

REVIEW: 'Superior Donuts,' 'Fresh Off the Boat,' 'The Real O'Neals,' 'Superstore' and 'Mom' (February 13-16)

Some brief reviews for various comedies from February 13-16:

CBS' Superior Donuts - Episode 1.03 "Crime Time"
ABC's Fresh Off the Boat - Episode 3.13 "Neighbors with Attitude"
ABC's The Real O'Neals - Episode 2.12 "The Real Brother's Keeper"
NBC's Superstore - Episode 2.14 "Super Hot Store"
CBS' Mom - Episode 4.14 "Roast Chicken and a Funny Story"

REVIEW: 'Timeless,' 'This Is Us,' 'The Fosters,' 'Switched at Birth' and 'The 100' (February 13-16)

Some brief reviews for various dramas from February 13-16:

NBC's Timeless - Episode 1.15 "Public Enemy No. 1"
NBC's This Is Us - Episode 1.15 "Jack Pearson's Son"
Freeform's The Fosters - Episode 4.13 "Cruel and Unusual"
Freeform's Switched at Birth - Episode 5.03 "Surprise"
The CW's The 100 - Episode 4.03 "The Four Horseman"