Monday, August 27, 2018

Friday Cable Ratings - 'Live PD,' 'Wild 'n Out,' 'Real Time,' 'The Killer Close,' 'Ancient Aliens,' 'Killjoys' & More!

On August 24, 2018, A&E's Live PD was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.70 - followed by MTV's Nick Cannon Presents: Wild 'n Out (0.39), WE tv's Mama June: From Not to Hot (0.34) and HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher (0.32).

Live PD was the most viewed program with 2.054 million viewers - followed by Real Time with Bill Maher (1.661), HGTV's House Hunters International (1.176) and HGTV's House Hunters Family (1.164).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Friday, August 24

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Live PD
A&E
9:00 PM
0.70
2.054
2
Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ’n Out
MTV
10:31 PM
0.39
0.701
3
Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ’n Out
MTV
10:00 PM
0.34
0.632
4
Mama June: From Not to Hot
WE tv
9:00 PM
0.34
1.039
5
Real Time with Bill Maher
HBO
10:00 PM
0.32
1.661
6
NFL Preseason
NFL
11:01 PM
0.27
0.764
7
Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives
Food
9:00 PM
0.24
1.054
8
SafeWord
MTV
11:02 PM
0.24
0.459
9
The Killer Closer
ID
10:00 PM
0.21
0.907
10
House Hunters Family
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.21
1.164
11
Ancient Aliens
History
9:00 PM
0.20
1.040
12
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.20
1.176
13
BatlleBots
Discovery
8:00 PM
0.19
0.841
14
In Search Of
History
10:03 PM
0.18
0.993
15
Tiny Paradise
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.18
1.051
16
Kevin Hart Presents: The Next Level
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.15
0.303
17
Treasure Quest: Snake Island
Discovery
9:01 PM
0.15
0.782
18
Treehouse Masters
Animal
8:00 PM
0.14
0.657
19
The Dead Files
Travel
10:00 PM
0.13
0.528
20
Major League Soccer
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.12
0.305
21
The Paynes
OWN
9:00 PM
0.12
0.463
22
Major League Soccer
ESPN
10:15 PM
0.12
0.257
23
Wynonna Earp
Syfy
9:00 PM
0.11
0.480
24
David Tutera’s CELEBrations
WE tv
10:13 PM
0.11
0.382
25
Ultimate Night Challenge
Discovery
10:03 PM
0.09
0.396
26
Scaled
Animal
9:01 PM
0.09
0.398
27
Cash Cab
Discovery
7:00 PM
0.09
0.370
28
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.08
0.253
29
Killjoys
Syfy
10:00 PM
0.08
0.398
30
Deadly Shores
LMN
8:00 PM
0.08
0.459
31
Rachel Dratch’s Late Night Snack
TruTV
11:30 PM
0.07
0.150
32
VICE
HBO
7:30 PM
0.07
0.313
33
Texas Flip and Move
DIY
9:00 PM
0.06
0.464
34
ELeague
TBS
11:00 PM
0.06
0.149
35
Boxing
FS1
8:00 PM
0.05
0.247
36
Animals
HBO
11:33 PM
0.05
0.210
37
MLB Baseball
MLBN
2:21 PM
0.05
0.267
38
Outcast
Cinemax
10:00 PM
0.04
0.113
39
Random Acts of Flyness
HBO
12:01 AM
0.04
0.163
40
Crazy Cakes
Cooking
10:00 PM
0.04
0.132
41
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:10 PM
0.03
0.209

No rating information was made immediately available for Epix's The Contender; Pop's Big Brother After Dark; and Up's Our Wedding Story & Crazy Beautiful Weddings.


NOTE: For the 2017-18 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.6 million TV households. The Adults 18-49 demographic 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.