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September 13, 2021

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Friday 9.10.2021 Top 150 Cable Originals & Network Finals UPDATED

 

BROADCAST FINALS:

ABC:  After a SHARK TANK rerun at 0.30, there were 2 episodes of 20/20 at 0.48/0.43.

CBS:  A RACE AGAINST TIME special was st 0.31, followed by a BLUE BLOODS rerun at 0.17.

NBC:  An AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR rerun at 0.30 was followed by DATELINE at 0.33.

FOX:  WWE SMACKDOWN gained 0.03 to 0.65.

CW:  BURDEN OF TRUTH (0.05) and DYNASTY (0.06) were each up 0.02.

 

Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart  

 

CABLE HIGHLIGHTS:  ESPN’s primetime US OPEN coverage was at 0.34, with afternoon coverage at 0.12.  ESPN2’s COLLEGE FOOTBALL game was at 0.31.  TNT’s AEW RAMPAGE dipped 0.03 to 0.27.  On Discovery, GOLD RUSH was at 0.21/0.20 compared to last week’s 0.19, and DINO HUNTERS was down 0.03 to 0.08.  We’s LOVE AFTER LOCKUP ticked down to 0.21.  Food Network’s DINERS, DRIVE-INS & DIVES ticked up to 0.17.  Nickelodeon’s KAMP KORAL was at 0.16.  Nat Geo’s 9/11: ONE DAY was at 0.15.  HBO’s just-renewed REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER was at 0.14.  On A&E, THE FIRST 48 rose 0.05 to 0.14, COLD CASE FILES edged up 0.02 to 0.11, and AMERICAN JUSTICE was steady at 0.08.  HGTV’s CASH IN THE ATTIC was at 0.14/0.13. 

Top 50 Original Cable Telecasts with Demographic Detail

Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts
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Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts: Friday September 10, 2021 P18-49 P2+
Rank Program Net Start Mins Rating (000s)
1 TENNIS: US OPEN PRIME   L: MENS SEMIFINAL ESPN 7:00 PM 258 0.34 1,759
2 COLLEGE FOOTBALL PRIME  L: KANSAS/COASTAL CAROLINA ESPN2 7:30 PM 217 0.31 1,299
3 AEW: RAMPAGE TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 10:00 PM 60 0.27 670
4 GOLD RUSH: WINTERS FORTUN DISCOVERY CHANNEL 8:00 PM 67 0.21 1,245
5 LOVE AFTER LOCKUP WETV 9:00 PM 60 0.21 589
6 GOLD RUSH: WINTERS FORTUN DISCOVERY CHANNEL 9:07 PM 67 0.20 1,343
7 SPORTSCENTER LATE       L ESPN 11:18 PM 42 0.19 695
8 GUTFELD! FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 PM 60 0.19 1,993
9 LOVE AFTER LOCKUP WETV 10:00 PM 13 0.19 539
10 FIVE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 5:00 PM 60 0.18 2,938
11 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.17 2,516
12 DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES FOOD NETWORK 9:00 PM 30 0.17 822
13 HANNITY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.17 2,344
14 INGRAHAM ANGLE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.16 2,153
15 KAMP KORAL NICKELODEON 7:00 PM 30 0.16 455
16 MY LOTTERY DREAM H REPACK HOME AND GARDEN TV 8:00 PM 30 0.16 1,142
17 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 AM 60 0.15 1,672
18 9/11: ONE DAY AMER SNAP NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 10:30 PM 60 0.15 618
19 SPORTSCENTER 12AM  L ESPN 12:00 AM 60 0.15 396
20 FIRST TAKE   L ESPN 10:00 AM 114 0.15 434
21 9/11: ONE DAY AMER SNAP NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 11:30 PM 60 0.15 590
22 FORMULA 1 PRACTICE L ESPN 11:54 AM 77 0.15 442
23 REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER HBO PRIME 10:01 PM 55 0.14 975
24 SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 PM 60 0.14 2,096
25 FIRST 48 AC A&E NETWORK 8:00 PM 58 0.14 566
26 CASH IN THE ATTIC HOME AND GARDEN TV 9:00 PM 31 0.14 976
27 SMURFS, THE NICKELODEON 7:30 PM 30 0.14 414
28 SPORTSCENTER EARLY      L ESPN 6:00 PM 60 0.14 555
29 FOX NEWS AT NIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 AM 60 0.14 1,021
30 SPORTSCENTER 1AM        L ESPN 1:00 AM 60 0.13 353
31 BABY SHARK?S BIG SHOW! NICKELODEON 12:30 PM 30 0.13 474
32 CASH IN THE ATTIC HOME AND GARDEN TV 9:31 PM 30 0.13 888
33 TIME MACHINE: 102 MINUTES THAT CHANGED AMERICA HISTORY 10:03 PM 122 0.13 712
34 BLUEY DISNEY CHANNEL 9:30 AM 42 0.13 386
35 RACHEL MADDOW SHOW MSNBC 9:00 PM 60 0.12 2,100
36 FOX NEWS PRIMETIME FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 PM 60 0.12 1,829
37 TENNIS: US OPEN AFT     L: MENS SEMIFINAL ESPN 3:00 PM 180 0.12 701
38 PAW PATROL NICKELODEON 12:00 PM 30 0.12 498
39 90 DAY OTHER WAY: FL TLC 9:00 PM 30 0.12 782
40 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 7:00 AM 60 0.12 354
41 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 AM 60 0.11 1,318
42 UNDISPUTED L: 1257 FOX SPORTS 1 9:30 AM 150 0.11 254
43 CASAGRANDES NICKELODEON 8:00 PM 30 0.11 332
44 RIDICULOUSNESS SSN22 MTV 8:30 PM 31 0.11 356
45 TIME MACHINE: RISE AND FALL: WORLD TRADE CENTR HISTORY 8:00 PM 123 0.11 635
46 GET UP   L: N/A ESPN 8:00 AM 120 0.11 380
47 RIDICULOUSNESS SSN22 MTV 8:00 PM 30 0.11 336
48 COLD CASE FILES A&E NETWORK 9:00 PM 61 0.11 577
49 90 DAY BARES ALL S2 PRVW TLC 9:30 PM 60 0.11 697
50 FAULKNER FOCUS, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.10 1,512
51 STORY, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 3:00 PM 60 0.10 1,432
52 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 AM 60 0.10 1,707
53 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 2:00 PM 60 0.10 321
54 YOUR WORLD W/NEIL CAVUTO FOX NEWS CHANNEL 4:00 PM 60 0.10 1,296
55 PARDON THE INTERRUPTION ESPN2 5:30 PM 30 0.10 445
56 SPORTSCENTER MORNING    L ESPN 2:00 AM 60 0.10 293
57 OUTNUMBERED FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 PM 60 0.10 1,633
58 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 1:00 PM 60 0.10 627
59 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 1:11 PM 49 0.09 261
60 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 AM 60 0.09 1,566
61 AMERICA REPORTS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:00 PM 60 0.09 1,419
62 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 AM 60 0.09 842
63 INSIDE POLITICS CNN 12:00 PM 60 0.09 738
64 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:00 AM 60 0.09 636
65 COLL FOOTBALL: MTN WEST L: UTEP/BOISE ST FOX SPORTS 1 9:35 PM 207 0.09 347
66 LIGA MX L: JUAREZ / CRUZ AZUL TUDN 10:04 PM 129 0.09 230
67 9/11: ONE DAY AMER SNAP NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 9:00 PM 90 0.09 519
68 AMERICA REPORTS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 2:00 PM 60 0.09 1,385
69 TIME MACHINE: ROAD TO 9/11: DAYS OF TERROR P3 HISTORY 2:00 PM 120 0.09 464
70 SPIDEY AND HIS AMAZING FR DISNEY CHANNEL 9:00 AM 25 0.09 318
71 BLUEY DISNEY JUNIOR 5:30 PM 40 0.08 351
72 PUPPY DOG PALS DISNEY CHANNEL 8:30 AM 25 0.08 268
73 DINO HUNTERS DISCOVERY CHANNEL 10:14 PM 93 0.08 579
74 LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER CNN 4:00 PM 60 0.08 637
75 CUOMO PRIME TIME CNN 9:00 PM 60 0.08 697
76 FIRST 48 AC A&E NETWORK 12:03 AM 58 0.08 303
77 ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT CNN 7:00 PM 60 0.08 672
78 AMERICAN JUSTICE A&E NETWORK 10:01 PM 63 0.08 501
79 SPIDEY AND HIS AMAZING FR DISNEY JUNIOR 12:30 PM 25 0.08 256
80 LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER CNN 5:00 PM 60 0.08 659
81 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 10:00 AM 60 0.08 646
82 DARCEY & STACEY: PILLOW T TLC 10:30 PM 60 0.08 577
83 AT THIS HOUR CNN 11:00 AM 60 0.08 643
84 SITUATION ROOM CNN 6:00 PM 60 0.08 589
85 LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL MSNBC 10:00 PM 60 0.08 1,075
86 COLL FTBL COUNTDOWN L ESPN2 7:00 PM 30 0.07 277
87 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 2:00 PM 60 0.07 673
88 TIME MACHINE HISTORY 12:05 AM 119 0.07 328
89 PUPPY DOG PALS DISNEY JUNIOR 12:00 PM 25 0.07 246
90 DON LEMON TONIGHT CNN 11:00 PM 60 0.07 483
91 ALASKA TRIANGLE TRAVEL CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.07 429
92 ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN 8:00 PM 60 0.07 648
93 PAW PATROL NICK JR 7:00 PM 30 0.07 295
94 CHICKEN SQUAD, THE DISNEY JUNIOR 11:30 AM 25 0.07 236
95 REIDOUT MSNBC 7:00 PM 60 0.07 1,153
96 TIME MACHINE HISTORY 7:00 PM 60 0.07 466
97 DON LEMON TONIGHT CNN 10:00 PM 60 0.07 635
98 THESE WOODS ARE HAUNTED TRAVEL CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.07 363
99 IN PLAIN SIGHT INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 4:30 PM 30 0.07 511
100 PEPPA PIG NICK JR 8:00 PM 30 0.07 354
101 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 3:00 PM 60 0.07 642
102 ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES MSNBC 8:00 PM 60 0.07 1,273
103 BEAT W/ARI MELBER MSNBC 6:00 PM 60 0.07 1,178
104 ADVENTURES OF PADDINGTON NICK JR 8:30 PM 30 0.06 357
105 COPS REELZCHANNEL 9:00 PM 30 0.06 219
106 COPS REELZCHANNEL 8:30 PM 30 0.06 197
107 HERD L: 1572 FOX SPORTS 1 12:00 PM 180 0.06 202
108 COMEDY CENTRAL STAND-UP COMEDY CENTRAL 11:00 PM 61 0.06 113
109 SHOWCASE GAME: NYY AT NYM/MIL AT CLE MLB NETWORK 7:00 PM 219 0.06 275
110 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 9:00 AM 60 0.06 532
111 NFL NOW NFL NETWORK 2:00 PM 60 0.06 142
112 T.O.T.S. DISNEY JUNIOR 10:30 AM 25 0.05 213
113 AROUND THE HORN ESPN2 5:00 PM 30 0.05 284
114 NEW DAY CNN 8:00 AM 60 0.05 485
115 NFL LIVE                L ESPN2 4:00 PM 60 0.05 241
116 AMERICA SAYS GSN 7:00 PM 30 0.05 544
117 TIME MACHINE HISTORY 6:00 PM 60 0.05 377
118 BABY SHARK?S BIG SHOW! NICK JR 7:30 PM 30 0.05 247
119 TIME MACHINE: ROAD TO 9/11: BIN LADENS P2 HISTORY 12:00 PM 120 0.05 295
120 DISNEYS MAGIC BAKE-OFF DISNEY CHANNEL 8:00 PM 46 0.05 220
121 TIME MACHINE: REVEALED: HUNT FOR BIN LADEN HISTORY 4:00 PM 120 0.05 427
122 COPS REELZCHANNEL 8:00 PM 30 0.05 178
123 NFL FANTASY LIVE NFL NETWORK 6:00 PM 60 0.05 194
124 9/11/01: THE FIRST NIGHT MSNBC 1:00 AM 60 0.05 472
125 MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE HLN 7:00 AM 60 0.05 170
126 NFL NOW NFL NETWORK 1:00 PM 60 0.05 143
127 GET UP: N/A ESPN2 10:00 AM 120 0.05 148
128 HIGHLY QUESTIONABLE ESPN2 2:33 PM 30 0.05 139
129 CMT CROSSROADS BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV 12:00 AM 60 0.05 142
130 MAJOR CRIMES LIFETIME TELEVISION 9:00 PM 61 0.05 515
131 TENNIS: US OPEN AFT     L: MENS DOUBLES FINAL ESPN2 12:00 PM 130 0.05 212
132 LIGA MX L: PUEBLA / SAN LUIS TUDN 7:30 PM 154 0.05 122
133 90 DAY OTHER WAY: MORE TO TLC 7:00 PM 60 0.05 282
134 PJ MASKS DISNEY JUNIOR 1:00 PM 25 0.05 210
135 DEADLINE:WHITE HOUSE: N/A MSNBC 4:00 PM 120 0.04 1,122
136 BELOW DECK MEDITERRANEAN BRAVO 9:00 PM 60 0.04 213
137 DAILY WAGER   L ESPN2 6:00 PM 60 0.04 173
138 MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE HLN 6:00 AM 60 0.04 165
139 NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM DBL F: NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM BBC-AMERICA 6:00 PM 150 0.04 149
140 MAJOR CRIMES LIFETIME TELEVISION 12:01 AM 58 0.04 372
141 TIME MACHINE: ROAD TO 9/11: BROOKLYN JIHAD P1 HISTORY 10:00 AM 120 0.04 235
142 JALEN & JACOBY ESPN2 2:10 PM 23 0.04 129
143 MAJOR CRIMES LIFETIME TELEVISION 8:00 PM 58 0.04 502
144 MTP DAILY MSNBC 1:00 PM 60 0.04 598
145 MOVIE- LMN ACQUIRED PREM: BURY THE  PAST LIFETIME MOVIE NETWORK 8:00 PM 120 0.04 266
146 ENGINE MASTERS MOTOR TREND 8:00 PM 30 0.04 179
147 GOOD MORNING FOOTBALL: N/A NFL NETWORK 7:00 AM 180 0.04 102
148 11TH HOUR W/B. WILLIAMS MSNBC 11:00 PM 60 0.04 777
149 90 DAY OTHER WAY: MORE TO TLC 8:00 PM 60 0.04 441
150 NFL TOTAL ACCESS NFL NETWORK 7:00 PM 60 0.04 143
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About the Author

Mitch Metcalf
MITCH METCALF has been tracking every US film release of over 500 screens (over 2300 movies and counting) since the storied weekend of May 20, 1994, when Maverick and Beverly Hills Cop 3 inspired countless aficionados to devote their lives to the art of cinema. Prior to that, he studied Politics and Economics at Princeton in order to prepare for his dream of working in television. He has been Head of West Coast Research at ABC, then moved to NBC in 2000 and became Head of Scheduling for 11 years.