Friday, September 15, 2017

UPDATED Thursday Ratings - 'Big Brother,' 'Zoo' and 'Penn & Teller: Fool Us' Steady; 'Beat Shazam' Finale Dips

On September 14, 2017, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 1.10 rating - followed by ABC (1.00), NBC (0.90), FOX (0.65) and The CW (0.35).

Furthermore, ABC won in total viewers with 4.948 million viewers - followed by CBS (4.788), NBC (3.972), FOX (2.286) and The CW (1.323).

NBC aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Truth and Lies and the repeat of Chicago Fire were adjusted down.

CBS (1.10 Rating, 4.788 Million Viewers)
        THE BIG BANG THEORY (1.1) REPEAT
        MOM (0.9) REPEAT
        BIG BROTHER (1.8, +0.0)
        ZOO (0.5, +0.0)

ABC (1.00 Rating, 4.948 Million Viewers)
        CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD (0.9) REPEAT
        TRUTH AND LIES: THE MURDER OF LACI PETERSON (0.9)

NBC (0.90 Rating, 3.972 Million Viewers)
        AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR (0.9) REPEAT
        CHICAGO FIRE (0.7) REPEAT

FOX (0.65 Rating, 2.286 Million Viewers)
        BEAT SHAZAM (0.7, -0.1) SEASON FINALE
        LOVE CONNECTION (0.6, +0.0) SEASON FINALE

THE CW (0.35 Rating, 1.323 Million Viewers)
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.4, +0.0)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.3, +0.0)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.3) REPEAT


                                         The Final Ratings for Thursday, September 14 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
The Big Bang Theory - R
1.1
6.432

NBC
American Ninja Warrior (8-10) - R
0.9
3.707

ABC
Celebrity Family Feud - R
0.9
4.789

FOX
Beat Shazam 
0.7
2.440

The CW
Penn & Teller: Fool Us
0.4
1.482
8:30 PM
CBS
Mom - R
0.9
4.982
9:00 PM
CBS
Big Brother
1.8
6.120

ABC
Truth and Lies: The Murder of Laci Peterson (9-11)
0.9
4.601

FOX
Love Connection
0.6
2.158

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway?
0.3
1.208
9:30 PM
The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.3
0.996
10:00 PM
NBC
Chicago Fire - R
0.7
3.613

CBS
Zoo
0.5
2.573

Average Rating: 0.77
Average Viewership: 3.469


NOTE: For the 2016-17 broadcast season, a 1.0 rating in the Adults 18-49 demographic is equal to 1.2832 total million viewers. A18-49 is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.