Thursday, May 21, 2020

Wednesday Cable Ratings - 'The Challenge,' 'The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,' 'The Oval,' 'Motherland: Fort Salem' & More!

On May 20, 2020, MTV's The Challenge was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.60 - followed by Bravo's The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills (0.53), FS1's NASCAR Racing (0.34), Fox News' Hannity (0.29) and Fox News' Tucker Carlson Tonight (0.28).





                                                    The Cable Ratings for Wednesday, May 20

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
The Challenge
MTV
8:00 PM
0.60
1.019
2
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills
Bravo
9:00 PM
0.53
1.594
3
NASCAR Racing
FS1
7:12 PM
0.34
2.087
4
Hannity
Fox News
9:00 PM
0.29
3.945
5
Tucker Carlson Tonight
Fox News
8:00 PM
0.28
3.776
6
All Elite Wrestling: Dynamite
TNT
8:00 PM
0.26
0.701
7
Guy’s Grocery Games
Food
9:00 PM
0.26
0.916
8
The Rachel Maddow Show
MSNBC
9:00 PM
0.25
3.070
9
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
10:00 PM
0.25
0.791
10
The Ingraham Angle
Fox News
10:00 PM
0.24
3.322
11
Property Brothers: Forever Home
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.22
1.274
12
House Hunters
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.22
1.283
13
Cuomo Prime Time
CNN
9:00 PM
0.22
1.831
14
My 600-Lb. Life
TLC
8:00 PM
0.20
0.787
15
Anderson Cooper 360
CNN
8:00 PM
0.20
1.550
16
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
10:00 PM
0.20
1.479
17
The Oval
BET
9:00 PM
0.19
0.844
18
See No Evil
ID
9:00 PM
0.17
0.856
19
Expedition Unknown
Discovery
9:00 PM
0.16
0.824
20
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah
Comedy
11:00 PM
0.16
0.510
21
Deadly Recall
ID
10:00 PM
0.16
0.766
22
Ghost Hunters
A&E
9:00 PM
0.16
0.539
23
Fox News at Night
Fox News
11:00 PM
0.16
1.882
24
The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell
MSNBC
10:00 PM
0.15
2.381
25
What We Do In the Shadows
FX
10:00 PM
0.15
0.377
26
Ridiculousness
MTV
10:00 PM
0.15
0.318
27
All In with Chris Hayes
MSNBC
8:00 PM
0.15
1.774
28
Married at First Sight
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.14
0.656
29
CNN Tonight with Don Lemon
CNN
11:00 PM
0.14
0.971
30
WWE NXT
USA
8:00 PM
0.13
0.592
31
Ruthless
BET
10:00 PM
0.13
0.581
32
The 11th Hour with Brian Williams
MSNBC
11:00 PM
0.12
1.852
33
Motherland: Fort Salem
Freeform
9:00 PM
0.11
0.313
34
Borderforce USA
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.11
0.406
35
Ghost Nation
Travel
9:00 PM
0.11
0.488
36
Crank Yankers
Comedy
10:30 PM
0.10
0.199
37
Smalltown Throwdown
Discovery
10:09 PM
0.09
0.509
38
Destination Fear
Travel
10:00 PM
0.08
0.414
39
Drug Lords: The Next Generation
NatGeo
10:03 PM
0.08
0.285
40
At Home with Amy Sedaris
TruTV
10:00 PM
0.08
0.140
41
Jay Leno’s Garage
CNBC
10:00 PM
0.07
0.331
42
Building Giants
Science
9:00 PM
0.06
0.359
43
Cash Cab
Bravo
12:00 AM
0.06
0.195
44
Cash Cab
Bravo
12:30 AM
0.06
0.202
45
Cash Cab
Bravo
11:30 PM
0.05
0.168
46
Once Upon a Quarantine
Lifetime
9:03 PM
0.05
0.277
47
Vintage Voltage
MotorTrend
10:00 PM
0.04
0.168
48
Master Minds
GSN
4:00 PM
0.04
0.463
49
Cash Cab
Bravo
1:00 AM
0.04
0.177
50
The Oval
BET Her
9:00 PM
0.03
0.113
51
Sea Monsters
Science
10:00 PM
0.03
0.263
52
Man Fire Food
Cooking
9:00 PM
0.02
0.111
53
Ruthless
BET Her
10:00 PM
0.02
0.066

No rating information was made immediately available for Viceland's Seat at the Table and Vice News Tonight.


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.