Thursday, October 17, 2019

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'Basketball Wives,' 'American Horror Story: 1984,' 'NBA Basketball,' 'All Elite Wrestling' & More!

On October 16, 2019, VH1's Basketball Wives was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.54 - followed by FX's American Horror Story: 1984 (0.50), ESPN's NBA Basketball (0.47), VH1's Black Ink Crew (0.46) and TNT's All Elite Wrestling (0.44).





                                                   The Cable Ratings for Wednesday, October 16

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Basketball Wives
VH1
8:00 PM
0.54
1.208
2
American Horror Story: 1984
FX
10:00 PM
0.50
1.085
3
NBA Basketball
ESPN
10:40 PM
0.47
1.191
4
Black Ink Crew
VH1
9:00 PM
0.46
0.985
5
All Elite Wrestling: Dynamite
TNT
8:00 PM
0.44
1.014
6
South Park
Comedy
10:00 PM
0.42
0.777
7
The Challenge
MTV
9:00 PM
0.40
0.654
8
NBA Basketball
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.34
0.881
9
Black Ink Crew: Compton
VH1
10:00 PM
0.33
0.734
10
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
9:00 PM
0.32
0.818
11
Tucker Carlson Tonight
Fox News
8:00 PM
0.32
4.068
12
Hannity
Fox News
9:00 PM
0.29
3.653
13
The Rachel Maddow Show
MSNBC
9:00 PM
0.28
3.444
14
Forged in Fire
History
9:00 PM
0.26
1.024
15
Expedition Unknown
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.26
0.951
16
The Ingraham Angle
Fox News
10:00 PM
0.25
3.127
17
House Hunters International
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.25
1.335
18
Property Brothers
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.24
1.438
19
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.23
1.398
20
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
7:03 PM
0.23
0.636
21
The Real Housewives of Dallas
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.22
0.597
22
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell
MSNBC
10:00 PM
0.21
2.896
23
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
10:00 PM
0.21
1.394
24
Anderson Cooper 360
CNN
8:00 PM
0.21
1.493
25
Crank Yankers
Comedy
10:30 PM
0.21
0.409
26
Cuomo Prime Time
CNN
9:00 PM
0.20
1.493
27
WWE NXT
USA
8:00 PM
0.20
0.712
28
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.18
0.633
29
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
11:00 PM
0.18
1.073
30
The 11th Hour with Brian Williams
MSNBC
11:00 PM
0.18
2.287
31
Fox News at Night
Fox News
11:00 PM
0.18
1.787
32
Ghost Hunters
A&E
9:00 PM
0.17
0.561
33
All In with Chris Hayes
MSNBC
8:00 PM
0.17
2.243
34
Shattered
ID
10:00 PM
0.16
0.971
35
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia
FXX
10:00 PM
0.16
0.296
36
Homicide Hunter: Lt. Joe Kenda
ID
9:00 PM
0.15
1.010
37
Ghost Hunters
A&E
10:01 PM
0.15
0.490
38
Dog’s Most Wanted
WGN
9:00 PM
0.13
0.467
39
College Football
ESPN2
8:00 PM
0.13
0.448
40
Lights Out with David Spade
Comedy
11:35 PM
0.12
0.302
41
NHL Hockey
NBC Sports
9:57 PM
0.11
0.234
42
Bitchin’ Rides
MotorTrend
9:00 PM
0.09
0.459
43
David Makes Man
OWN
9:00 PM
0.08
0.333
44
America Says
GSN
9:00 PM
0.07
0.541
45
CMT Artists of the Year 2019
CMT
8:00 PM
0.07
0.347
46
American Mystery
Travel
11:00 PM
0.06
0.292
47
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.06
0.277
48
Deadly Engineering
Science
10:00 PM
0.06
0.244
49
BET Her Fights: Breast Cancer 2019
BET
8:00 PM
0.06
0.199
50
E! News
E!
7:00 PM
0.06
0.205
51
Jay Leno’s Garage
CNBC
10:00 PM
0.06
0.269
52
Cash Cab
Bravo
11:30 PM
0.05
0.195
53
Garage Squad
MotorTrend
10:00 PM
0.05
0.313
54
Engineering Catastrophes
Science
9:00 PM
0.05
0.272
55
Cake
FXX
10:32 PM
0.04
0.091
56
24/7 College Football
HBO
10:00 PM
0.04
0.083
57
Common Knowledge
GSN
5:30 PM
0.04
0.459
58
Holmes & Holmes
DIY
9:00 PM
0.04
0.187

No rating information was made immediately available for Epix's NFL: The Grind; TV One's The DL Hughley Show; and Up's Heartland.


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.