Tuesday, May 28, 2019

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' and 'Dateline' Rise; 'Dynasty' Finale and 'Blindspot' Steady

On May 24, 2019, CBS won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.50 rating - followed by NBC (0.50), ABC (0.47), FOX (0.45) and The CW (0.15).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 4.461 million viewers - followed by NBC (3.492), ABC (2.630), FOX (1.707) and The CW (0.610).

FOX aired all repeats for the evening.


UPDATE - Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and the 9PM repeat of Whose Line Is It Anyway? were adjusted down.

CBS (0.50 Rating, 4.461 Million Viewers)
        WHISTLEBLOWER (0.5) SEASON PREMIERE
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.5) REPEAT
        BLUE BLOODS (0.5) REPEAT

NBC (0.50 Rating, 3.492 Million Viewers)
        BLINDSPOT (0.4, +0.0)
        DATELINE (0.6, +0.1)

ABC (0.47 Rating, 2.630 Million Viewers)
        AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. (0.4, +0.0)
        20/20 (0.5, +0.1)

FOX (0.45 Rating, 1.707 Million Viewers)
        BEAT SHAZAM (0.5) REPEAT
        MASTERCHEF CELEBRITY FAMILY SHOWDOWN (0.4) REPEAT

THE CW (0.15 Rating, 0.610 Million Viewers)
        DYNASTY (0.1, +0.0) SEASON FINALE
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.1) REPEAT
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.2) REPEAT


                                              The Final Ratings for Friday, May 24 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
CBS
Whistleblower
0.5
3.943

FOX
Beat Shazam - R
0.5
1.875

NBC
Blindspot
0.4
2.805

ABC
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
0.4
2.261

The CW
Dynasty
0.1
0.525
9:00 PM
NBC
Dateline (9-11)
0.6
3.757

CBS
Hawaii Five-0 - R
0.5
4.391

ABC
20/20 (9-11)
0.5
2.796

FOX
MasterChef Celebrity Family Showdown - R
0.4
1.540

The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.1
0.566
9:30 PM
The CW
Whose Line Is It Anyway? - R
0.2
0.595
10:00 PM
CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.5
5.003

Average Rating: 0.39
Average Viewership: 2.505


NOTE: For the 2018-19 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.9 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.