Thursday, August 22, 2019

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'Basketball Wives,' 'Yellowstone,' 'Southern Charm,' 'Snowfall,' 'Forged in Fire,' 'Suits' & More!

On August 21, 2019, VH1's Basketball Wives was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.56 - followed by VH1's Black Ink Crew (0.55), Paramount's Yellowstone (0.53), Bravo's Southern Charm (0.40) and FX's Snowfall (0.38).






                                                    The Cable Ratings for Wednesday, August 21

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Basketball Wives
VH1
8:00 PM
0.56
1.306
2
Black Ink Crew
VH1
9:01 PM
0.55
1.154
3
Yellowstone
Paramount
10:00 PM
0.53
2.458
4
Southern Charm
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.40
1.259
5
Snowfall
FX
10:00 PM
0.38
0.982
6
Forged in Fire
History
9:00 PM
0.34
0.995
7
Black Ink Crew: Compton
VH1
10:01 PM
0.34
0.775
8
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
9:00 PM
0.32
0.952
9
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
8:30 PM
0.32
1.161
10
Property Brothers
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.31
1.825
11
2019 Little League World Series
ESPN
7:30 PM
0.31
1.456
12
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.27
1.369
13
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.26
1.420
14
Hannity
Fox News
9:00 PM
0.25
3.122
15
Tucker Carlson Tonight
Fox News
8:00 PM
0.25
3.104
16
Ghost Hunters
A&E
9:00 PM
0.24
0.850
17
Dark Waters: Murder in the Deep
ID
10:00 PM
0.23
1.117
18
Catfish: The TV Show
MTV
8:00 PM
0.23
0.444
19
The Wonderland Murders
ID
9:00 PM
0.22
1.105
20
Expedition Unknown
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.22
1.065
21
The Rachel Maddow Show
MSNBC
9:00 PM
0.21
2.514
22
The Ingraham Angle
Fox News
10:00 PM
0.20
2.382
23
Suits
USA
9:00 PM
0.20
1.050
24
Queen Sugar
OWN
9:00 PM
0.18
1.020
25
MLB Baseball
ESPN
10:22 PM
0.17
0.557
26
Psychic Kids
A&E
10:01 PM
0.17
0.615
27
2019 Little League World Series
ESPN
3:00 PM
0.16
0.820
28
Mountain Monsters
Travel
9:00 PM
0.15
0.517
29
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell
MSNBC
10:00 PM
0.15
2.169
30
Marrying Millions
Lifetime
10:00 PM
0.15
0.585
31
The 11th Hour with Brian Williams
MSNBC
11:00 PM
0.14
1.617
32
South Side
Comedy
10:30 PM
0.14
0.241
33
Cuomo Prime Time
CNN
9:00 PM
0.14
1.036
34
All In with Chris Hayes
MSNBC
8:00 PM
0.13
1.414
35
Contact
Discovery
10:01 PM
0.13
0.673
36
Anderson Cooper 360
CNN
8:00 PM
0.13
0.900
37
Younger
TV Land
10:00 PM
0.13
0.637
38
Fox News at Night
Fox News
11:00 PM
0.12
1.249
39
Face the Beast
History
10:03 PM
0.12
0.484
40
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
10:00 PM
0.11
0.904
41
2019 Little League World Series
ESPN
11:00 AM
0.11
0.532
42
Lights Out with David Spade
Comedy
11:35 PM
0.11
0.235
43
I Was Prey
Animal
10:00 PM
0.10
0.495
44
The Last Cowboy
Paramount
10:58 PM
0.10
0.357
45
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.10
0.275
46
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.09
0.328
47
When Monsters Attack
Travel
11:00 PM
0.09
0.334
48
Pearson
USA
10:01 PM
0.09
0.531
49
Drugs, Inc.: The Fix
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.08
0.311
50
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
11:00 PM
0.08
0.610
51
David Makes Man
OWN
10:00 PM
0.08
0.425
52
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.07
0.230
53
America Says
GSN
9:00 PM
0.05
0.424
54
2019 Little League World Series
ESPN2
7:30 PM
0.05
0.280
55
Monster Ships
Science
10:00 PM
0.05
0.269
56
Building Giants
Science
9:00 PM
0.05
0.290
57
MLB Baseball
MLBN
7:12 PM
0.05
0.238

No rating information was made immediately available for Cooking's Man's Greatest Food; DIY's Restored; GSN's Best Ever Trivia Show & Common Knowledge; IFC's Sherman's Showcase; Pop's Big Brother After Dark; TV One's The DL Hughley Show; and Viceland's Danny's House.


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.