Monday, September 23, 2019

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'American Ninja Warrior' and '20/20' Repeats Lead; 'Masters of Illusion' and 'The Big Stage' Steady

On September 20, 2019, NBC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.47 rating - followed by ABC (0.45), CBS (0.40), FOX (0.40) and The CW (0.08).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 4.158 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.173), NBC (2.419), FOX (1.505) and The CW (0.370).

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


UPDATE - Masters of Illusion, The Big Stage and Peaking were adjusted down.

NBC (0.47 Rating, 2.419 Million Viewers)
        AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR (0.5) REPEAT
        DATELINE (0.4) REPEAT

ABC (0.45 Rating, 3.173 Million Viewers)
        AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE (0.4) REPEAT
        FRESH OFF THE BOAT (0.3) REPEAT
        20/20 (0.5) REPEAT

CBS (0.40 Rating, 4.158 Million Viewers)
        HAWAII FIVE-0 (0.4) REPEAT
        MAGNUM P.I. (0.4) REPEAT
        BLUE BLOODS (0.4) REPEAT

FOX (0.40 Rating, 1.505 Million Viewers)
        MASTERCHEF (0.4) REPEAT
        MASTERCHEF (0.4) REPEAT

THE CW (0.08 Rating, 0.370 Million Viewers)
        MASTERS OF ILLUSION (0.1, +0.0)
        THE BIG STAGE (0.1, +0.0)
        PEAKING (0.1, +0.0)
        PEAKING (0.0, -0.1)


                                           The Final Ratings for Friday, September 20 
Time
Network
Show
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
8:00 PM
NBC
American Ninja Warrior (8-10) - R
0.5
2.361

CBS
Hawaii Five-0 - R
0.4
4.129

ABC
American Housewife - R
0.4
2.412

FOX
MasterChef - R
0.4
1.426

The CW
Masters of Illusion
0.1
0.657
8:30 PM
ABC
Fresh Off the Boat - R
0.3
1.803

The CW
The Big Stage
0.1
0.439
9:00 PM
ABC
20/20 (9-11) - R
0.5
3.706

CBS
Magnum P.I. - R
0.4
3.915

FOX
MasterChef - R
0.4
1.584

The CW
Peaking
0.1
0.202
9:30 PM
The CW
Peaking
0.0
0.182
10:00 PM
CBS
Blue Bloods - R
0.4
4.431

NBC
Dateline - R
0.4
2.535

Average Rating: 0.31
Average Viewership: 2.127


NOTE: For the 2019-20 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 120.6 million TV households in the United States - with 307.3 million people ages 2 and up. 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.