Monday, August 12, 2019

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'American Ninja Warrior,' 'Dateline' and 'BH90210' Repeats Lead Night; 'Masters of Illusion' Ticks Up

On August 9, 2019, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.53 rating - followed by FOX (0.50), ABC (0.43), CBS (0.40) and The CW (0.13).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 3.673 million viewers - followed by NBC (2.787), ABC (2.335), FOX (1.953) and The CW (0.571).

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


UPDATE - Masters of Illusion and the repeats of American Ninja Warrior, Dateline, BH90210, MasterChef, Hawaii Five-0 and Blue Bloods were adjusted down.

NBC (0.53 Rating, 2.787 Million Viewers)
        AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR (0.4) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT

FOX (0.50 Rating, 1.953 Million Viewers)
        BH90210 (0.4) REPEAT
        MASTERCHEF (0.3) REPEAT

ABC (0.43 Rating, 2.335 Million Viewers)
        WE DAY (0.3)
        WHAT WOULD YOU DO? (0.5) SEASON PREMIERE
        20/20 (0.5) REPEAT

CBS (0.40 Rating, 3.673 Million Viewers)
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.3) REPEAT
        MAGNUM P.I. (0.4) REPEAT
        BLUE BLOODS (0.3) REPEAT

THE CW (0.13 Rating, 0.571 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.1, +0.0)
        THE BIG STAGE (0.1, +0.0)
        HYPNOTIZE ME (0.1) REPEAT


                                             The Final Ratings for Friday, August 9 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
American Ninja Warrior (8-10) - R
0.4
2.189

FOX
BH90210 - R
0.4
1.267

CBS
Hawaii Five-0 - R
0.3
3.089

ABC
WE Day
0.3
1.705

The CW
Masters of Illusion
0.1
0.648
8:30 PM
The CW
The Big Stage
0.1
0.522
9:00 PM
ABC
What Would You Do?
0.5
2.473

CBS
Magnum P.I. - R
0.4
3.042

FOX
MasterChef - R
0.3
1.094

The CW
Hypnotize Me - R
0.1
0.424
10:00 PM
ABC
20/20 - R
0.5
2.589

NBC
Dateline - R
0.4
2.682

CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.3
3.419

Average Rating: 0.32
Average Viewership: 1.934


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.