Monday, April 19, 2021

UPDATED Friday Ratings - 'Blue Bloods' Ticks Up; 'Whose Line Is It Anyway?' and 'Penn & Teller: Fool Us' Finales Steady

On April 16, 2021, ABC won in the Adults 18-49 demographic with a 0.60 rating - followed by FOX (0.56), CBS (0.54), NBC (0.40) and The CW (0.09).

Furthermore, CBS won in total viewers with 5.577 million viewers - followed by ABC (3.656), NBC (3.071), FOX (2.119) and The CW (0.686).




UPDATE - Shark Tank, 20/20, MacGyver, WWE SmackDown and The Blacklist were adjusted up.

ABC (0.60 Rating, 3.656 Million Viewers)
        SHARK TANK (0.69, -0.07)
        20/20 (0.56, +0.09)

FOX (0.56 Rating, 2.119 Million Viewers)
        WWE SMACKDOWN (0.56)

CBS (0.54 Rating, 5.577 Million Viewers)
        MACGYVER (0.48, +0.01)
        MAGNUM P.I. (0.54, +0.02)
        BLUE BLOODS (0.59, +0.05)

NBC (0.40 Rating, 3.071 Million Viewers)
        THE BLACKLIST (0.37, +0.01)
        DATELINE (0.41, -0.03)

THE CW (0.09 Rating, 0.686 Million Viewers)
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.11, +0.01) SEASON FINALE
        WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY? (0.09) REPEAT
        PENN & TELLER: FOOL US (0.08, -0.02) SEASON FINALE


The Final Ratings for Friday, April 16 

Average Rating: 0.44
Average Viewership: 3.022


NOTE: For the 2020-21 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 121 million TV households in the United States - with 307.9 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.