Thursday, August 29, 2019

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'Yellowstone,' 'Basketball Wives,' 'The Challenge,' 'Snowfall,' 'Southern Charm,' 'Queen Sugar' & More!

On August 28, 2019, Paramount's Yellowstone was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.59 - followed by VH1's Basketball Wives (0.51), MTV's The Challenge (0.51), VH1's Black Ink Crew (0.48) and FX's Snowfall (0.42).






                                                   The Cable Ratings for Wednesday, August 28

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Yellowstone
Paramount
10:00 PM
0.59
2.808
2
Basketball Wives
VH1
8:00 PM
0.51
1.184
3
The Challenge
MTV
9:00 PM
0.51
0.886
4
Black Ink Crew
VH1
9:01 PM
0.48
0.996
5
Snowfall
FX
10:00 PM
0.42
1.035
6
Southern Charm
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.41
1.186
7
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
8:30 PM
0.35
1.206
8
Forged in Fire
History
9:00 PM
0.34
1.027
9
Black Ink Crew: Compton
VH1
10:02 PM
0.32
0.645
10
2019 U.S. Open Tennis
ESPN
7:00 PM
0.27
1.367
11
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
9:00 PM
0.27
0.901
12
The Murder Tapes
ID
10:00 PM
0.26
1.241
13
Property Brothers
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.26
1.828
14
Expedition Unknown
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.26
1.142
15
Homicide Hunter: Lt. Joe Kenda
ID
9:00 PM
0.26
1.450
16
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.24
1.595
17
Hannity
Fox News
9:00 PM
0.24
3.349
18
Tucker Carlson Tonight
Fox News
8:00 PM
0.24
3.181
19
Queen Sugar
OWN
9:00 PM
0.21
1.017
20
Ghost Hunters
A&E
9:00 PM
0.20
0.712
21
The Rachel Maddow Show
MSNBC
9:00 PM
0.20
2.612
22
The Ingraham Angle
Fox News
10:00 PM
0.19
2.696
23
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.19
1.438
24
Knife or Death
History
10:03 PM
0.18
0.583
25
Cuomo Prime Time
CNN
9:00 PM
0.17
1.133
26
Fox News at Night
Fox News
11:00 PM
0.15
1.479
27
South Side
Comedy
10:30 PM
0.15
0.262
28
Marrying Millions
Lifetime
10:00 PM
0.15
0.574
29
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
10:00 PM
0.14
1.043
30
Mountain Monsters
Travel
9:00 PM
0.14
0.484
31
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell
MSNBC
10:00 PM
0.13
2.096
32
All In with Chris Hayes
MSNBC
8:00 PM
0.13
1.661
33
Conan
TBS
11:00 PM
0.13
0.374
34
Contact
Discovery
10:01 PM
0.13
0.707
35
Younger
TV Land
10:00 PM
0.12
0.547
36
Anderson Cooper 360
CNN
8:00 PM
0.11
0.926
37
Psychic Kids
A&E
10:01 PM
0.11
0.418
38
The Last Cowboy
Paramount
11:03 PM
0.11
0.491
39
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
11:00 PM
0.11
0.734
40
David Makes Man
OWN
10:00 PM
0.10
0.461
41
2019 U.S. Open Tennis
ESPN
12:00 PM
0.10
0.697
42
Drugs, Inc.: The Fix
NatGeo
10:00 PM
0.10
0.294
43
I Was Prey
Animal
10:00 PM
0.09
0.425
44
Drugs, Inc.: The Fix
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.09
0.314
45
When Monsters Attack
Travel
10:00 PM
0.09
0.297
46
The 11th Hour with Brian Williams
MSNBC
11:00 PM
0.08
1.458
47
Pearson
USA
10:00 PM
0.08
0.443
48
Vice News Tonight
HBO
7:31 PM
0.07
0.260
49
Jay Leno’s Garage
CNBC
10:00 PM
0.06
0.328
50
Sherman’s Showcase
IFC
10:00 PM
0.05
0.112
51
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.05
0.193
52
America Says
GSN
9:00 PM
0.05
0.466
53
MLB Baseball
MLBN
8:10 PM
0.04
0.229
54
Monster Ships
Science
10:00 PM
0.04
0.218

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; Pop's Big Brother After Dark; Science's Building Giants; 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.