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September 14, 2021

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Monday 9.13.2021 Top 150 Cable Originals & Network Finals

 

BROADCAST FINALS (FYI the chart will be posted later today):

ABC:  The season’s MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL premiere was simulcast on ABC and ESPN, and the broadcast portion was at 3.95.

CBS:  Reruns at 0.25-0.45.

NBC:  AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR gained 0.08 to 0.55, and THE WALL was steady at 0.32.

FOX:  HELL’S KITCHEN was at 0.52/0.51, compared to last week’s 0.50/0.48.

CW:  ROSWELL, NEW MEXICO rose 0.03 to 0.10, followed by a PENN & TELLER: FOOL US rerun at 0.08.

 

Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart  

 

CABLE HIGHLIGHTS (the Top 50 chart will be posted later today):  ESPN’s portion of MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL was at 2.76, which doesn’t exactly compare with last year since there was no ABC simulcast, last year was a doubleheader at 3.62/2.92, and this year featured a Mannings-hosted alternate feed on ESPN2 which was at 0.32.  USA’s WWE telecast was at 0.45/0.42/0.40 compared to last week’s 0.54/0.52/0.50.  On VH1, LOVE & HIP-HOP was at 0.33/0.28 compared to last week’s 0.29/0.22, and MY TRUE CRIME STORY was down a tick to 0.14.  Cable news was led by Fox News’s TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT at 0.27/3.3M, with MSNBC’s RACHEL MADDOW SHOW at 0.11/2.3M, and CNN’s ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT at 0.09/700K.  On TLC, DARCEY & STACEY  ticked up to 0.25, and 90 DAY FIANCE ticked down to 0.19.  Bravo’s BELOW DECK was steady at 0.24.  Food Network’s HALLOWEEN BAKING CHAMPIONSHIP was at 0.21.  Adult Swim’s ROBOT CHICKEN was steady at 0.20.  On HGTV, HELP I WRECKED MY HOUSE was at 0.20/0.15 compared to last week’s 0.23/0.17.  On Discovery, STREET OUTLAWS fell 0.06 to 0.10, MONSTER GARAGE was steady at 0.07.  On ID, A TIME TO KILL was at 0.10, and REASONABLE DOUBT was at 0.07.  HBO’s LAETITIA ticked into the void at zero/55K. On Showtime, THE L WORD: GENERATION Q changed days and was at 0.01/82K, followed by the season premiere of BACK TO LIFE at 0.01/53K.

Top 50 Original Cable Telecasts with Demographic Detail

Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts
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Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts: Monday September 13, 2021 P18-49 P2+
Rank Program Net Start Mins Rating (000s)
1 NFL REGULAR SEASON      L: BALTIMORE/LAS VEGAS ESPN 8:14 PM 227 2.76 7,566
2 MONDAY NIGHT KICKOFF    L ESPN 8:00 PM 14 1.47 4,325
3 MONDAY NIGHT POSTGAME L ESPN 12:01 AM 21 1.16 2,890
4 SPORTSCENTER 12AM  L ESPN 12:22 AM 58 0.50 1,310
5 MONDAY NIGHT COUNTDOWN  L ESPN 6:00 PM 60 0.50 1,402
6 WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA NETWORK 10:00 PM 61 0.45 1,703
7 WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA NETWORK 9:00 PM 60 0.42 1,634
8 WWE ENTERTAINMENT USA NETWORK 8:00 PM 60 0.40 1,672
9 LOVE & HIP HOP ATLANTA 10 VH1 8:00 PM 60 0.33 768
10 NFL REGULAR SEASON      L: BALTIMORE/LAS VEGAS ESPN2 8:14 PM 227 0.32 800
11 LOVE & HIP HOP MIAMI 4 VH1 9:00 PM 60 0.28 647
12 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.27 3,343
13 DARCEY & STACEY TLC 8:00 PM 60 0.25 1,163
14 BELOW DECK MEDITERRANEAN BRAVO 9:00 PM 75 0.24 978
15 PARDON THE INTERRUPTION ESPN 5:30 PM 30 0.21 765
16 HALLOWEEN BAKING CHAMP: HL-701TH FOOD NETWORK 9:00 PM 120 0.21 906
17 ROBOT CHICKEN ADULT SWIM 12:00 AM 15 0.20 388
18 FIVE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 5:00 PM 60 0.20 3,121
19 HELP! I WRECKED MY HOUSE HOME AND GARDEN TV 9:00 PM 60 0.20 1,339
20 90 DAY: SINGLE LIFE TLC 9:00 PM 64 0.19 1,122
21 INGRAHAM ANGLE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.19 2,397
22 HANNITY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.18 2,745
23 SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 PM 60 0.18 2,264
24 AROUND THE HORN ESPN 5:00 PM 30 0.17 587
25 MONDAY NIGHT KICKOFF    L ESPN2 8:00 PM 14 0.17 582
26 FOX NEWS PRIMETIME FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 PM 60 0.16 2,093
27 AMERICA REPORTS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:00 PM 60 0.16 1,638
28 FIRST TAKE   L: N/A ESPN 10:00 AM 120 0.15 505
29 NFL LIVE                L ESPN 4:00 PM 60 0.15 517
30 HELP! I WRECKED HOUSE RPK HOME AND GARDEN TV 8:00 PM 60 0.15 1,063
31 OUTNUMBERED FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 PM 60 0.15 1,866
32 MY TRUE CRIME STORY VH1 10:00 PM 60 0.14 371
33 90 DAY: SINGLE LIFE PILLO TLC 10:04 PM 62 0.14 856
34 AMERICA REPORTS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 2:00 PM 12 0.14 1,549
35 SR/BLINKEN TESTIFYING FOX NEWS CHANNEL 3:00 PM 60 0.13 1,599
36 GET UP   L: N/A ESPN 8:00 AM 120 0.13 495
37 SR/BLINKEN TESTIFYING FOX NEWS CHANNEL 2:12 PM 48 0.13 1,675
38 SR/BLINKEN TESTIFYING FOX NEWS CHANNEL 4:00 PM 23 0.13 1,405
39 GUTFELD! FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 PM 60 0.12 1,541
40 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 12:00 PM 60 0.12 383
41 YOUR WORLD W/NEIL CAVUTO FOX NEWS CHANNEL 4:23 PM 27 0.12 1,476
42 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 2:00 PM 60 0.12 341
43 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 1:00 PM 60 0.11 318
44 RACHEL MADDOW SHOW MSNBC 9:00 PM 60 0.11 2,316
45 SR/BLINKEN TESTIFYING FOX NEWS CHANNEL 4:50 PM 10 0.11 1,727
46 BIG BAKE FOOD NETWORK 11:00 PM 60 0.11 514
47 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 AM 60 0.11 1,493
48 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 AM 60 0.11 1,572
49 NFL REWIND   L ESPN 3:00 PM 60 0.11 353
50 WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE BRAVO 10:15 PM 30 0.11 483
51 MONDAY NIGHT POSTGAME L ESPN2 12:01 AM 22 0.10 256
52 FAULKNER FOCUS, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.10 1,500
53 STREET OUTLAWS: MEMPHIS: N/A DISCOVERY CHANNEL 8:00 PM 123 0.10 528
54 UNDISPUTED L: 1258 FOX SPORTS 1 9:30 AM 150 0.10 245
55 TIME TO KILL, A INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 9:00 PM 60 0.10 611
56 DAILY SHOW COMEDY CENTRAL 11:00 PM 31 0.10 441
57 FOX NEWS AT NIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 AM 60 0.10 913
58 90 DAY DIARIES TLC 11:06 PM 54 0.09 572
59 LRC: 2021 MET GALA: N/A E! 5:30 PM 180 0.09 278
60 ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT CNN 7:00 PM 60 0.09 721
61 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 AM 60 0.09 1,558
62 MIRA, ROYAL DETECTIVE DISNEY JUNIOR 5:00 PM 25 0.09 320
63 DON LEMON TONIGHT CNN 10:00 PM 60 0.08 695
64 AT THIS HOUR CNN 11:00 AM 60 0.08 591
65 LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER CNN 5:00 PM 60 0.08 752
66 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 7:00 AM 60 0.08 289
67 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 1:00 PM 60 0.07 607
68 HERD L: 1573 FOX SPORTS 1 12:00 PM 180 0.07 196
69 ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN 8:00 PM 60 0.07 787
70 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 10:00 AM 60 0.07 556
71 ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES MSNBC 8:00 PM 60 0.07 1,310
72 INSIDE POLITICS CNN 12:00 PM 60 0.07 636
73 SITUATION ROOM CNN 6:00 PM 60 0.07 644
74 DAILY SHOW – SUS COMEDY CENTRAL 11:31 PM 15 0.07 315
75 MONSTER GARAGE DISCOVERY CHANNEL 10:03 PM 61 0.07 227
76 CAILLOU THE CARTOON NETWORK 7:25 AM 20 0.07 163
77 BABY LOONEY TUNES THE CARTOON NETWORK 6:30 AM 30 0.07 155
78 CUOMO PRIME TIME CNN 9:00 PM 60 0.07 758
79 REASONABLE DOUBT INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 10:00 PM 60 0.07 541
80 LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER CNN 4:00 PM 60 0.07 737
81 CAILLOU THE CARTOON NETWORK 7:00 AM 25 0.07 157
82 CAILLOU THE CARTOON NETWORK 7:45 AM 20 0.07 148
83 POCOYO THE CARTOON NETWORK 8:05 AM 30 0.06 116
84 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 AM 60 0.06 1,270
85 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 9:00 AM 60 0.06 542
86 NEW DAY CNN 8:00 AM 60 0.06 504
87 GOOD MORNING FOOTBALL: N/A NFL NETWORK 7:00 AM 180 0.06 190
88 DON LEMON TONIGHT CNN 11:00 PM 60 0.06 374
89 RIZZOLI & ISLES LIFETIME TELEVISION 9:00 PM 61 0.06 602
90 TITANS TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 10:00 PM 53 0.06 277
91 POCOYO THE CARTOON NETWORK 8:35 AM 25 0.06 107
92 CREEPSHOW (SRS) AMC 10:00 PM 68 0.06 309
93 SPORTSCENTER PRIME    L ESPN2 7:00 PM 60 0.06 202
94 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 3:00 PM 60 0.06 747
95 RIZZOLI & ISLES LIFETIME TELEVISION 8:00 PM 58 0.06 601
96 NFL NOW NFL NETWORK 1:00 PM 60 0.06 185
97 MYST AT THE CASTLE REPACK: TMAC-1R1R01H TRAVEL CHANNEL 10:00 PM 120 0.05 274
98 NFL FANTASY LIVE NFL NETWORK 6:00 PM 60 0.05 202
99 AMERICAN PICKERS HISTORY 8:00 PM 60 0.05 633
100 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 AM 60 0.05 890
101 SPORTSCENTER EARLY      L ESPN2 6:00 PM 60 0.05 184
102 REIDOUT MSNBC 7:00 PM 60 0.05 1,143
103 GIGANTOSAURUS DISNEY JUNIOR 8:55 AM 25 0.05 218
104 11TH HOUR W/B. WILLIAMS MSNBC 11:00 PM 60 0.05 987
105 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 2:00 PM 60 0.05 652
106 BEAT W/ARI MELBER MSNBC 6:00 PM 60 0.05 1,158
107 NFL NOW NFL NETWORK 2:00 PM 60 0.05 159
108 LOST TREASURES OF EGYPT NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 10:00 PM 60 0.05 379
109 MYST MUSEUM REPACK: STDA-2R1R32H TRAVEL CHANNEL 8:00 PM 120 0.05 339
110 PREMIER LEAGUE L: BURNLEY/EVERTON NBC SPORTS NETWORK 2:54 PM 134 0.05 148
111 MORNING JOE: N/A MSNBC 6:00 AM 180 0.05 810
112 LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL MSNBC 10:00 PM 60 0.05 1,492
113 SPEAK FOR YOURSELF L: 1211 FOX SPORTS 1 3:00 PM 120 0.05 107
114 LOST TREASURES OF EGYPT NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 9:00 PM 60 0.05 402
115 NFL TOTAL ACCESS NFL NETWORK 7:00 PM 75 0.05 162
116 THOMAS & FRIENDS: ALL ENG THE CARTOON NETWORK 9:00 AM 30 0.04 90
117 THOMAS & FRIENDS: ALL ENG THE CARTOON NETWORK 9:30 AM 25 0.04 97
118 LIGA MX L: PACHUCA / TOLUCA TUDN 9:30 PM 160 0.04 113
119 AMERICA SAYS GSN 7:00 PM 30 0.04 435
120 NEW DAY CNN 7:00 AM 60 0.04 392
121 RIZZOLI & ISLES LIFETIME TELEVISION 12:01 AM 58 0.04 352
122 AMERICAN PICKERS HISTORY 12:03 AM 60 0.04 267
123 MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE HLN 6:00 AM 60 0.04 195
124 MUSH-MUSH AND THE MUSHABL THE CARTOON NETWORK 1:30 PM 30 0.04 93
125 BING THE CARTOON NETWORK 10:25 AM 35 0.04 115
126 MOVE THE STICKS NFL NETWORK 3:00 PM 60 0.04 135
127 RIZZOLI & ISLES LIFETIME TELEVISION 1:01 AM 61 0.04 301
128 STEPHANIE RUHLE REPORTS MSNBC 9:00 AM 60 0.04 746
129 AMERICAN PICKERS HISTORY 10:05 PM 58 0.04 494
130 SPONGEBOB NICKTOONS 12:00 AM 30 0.04 74
131 NBA: THE JUMP L ESPN2 3:00 PM 60 0.04 89
132 CHICKEN SQUAD, THE DISNEY CHANNEL 8:30 AM 25 0.04 143
133 RESTORING GALVESTON DIY NETWORK 9:00 PM 60 0.04 311
134 ANDREA MITCHELL REPORTS MSNBC 12:00 PM 60 0.04 643
135 MUSH-MUSH AND THE MUSHABL THE CARTOON NETWORK 1:00 PM 30 0.04 89
136 E! NEWS: DAILY POP I E! 11:00 AM 60 0.04 97
137 NFL LIVE ESPN2 5:00 PM 60 0.04 148
138 NIGHTLY POP E! 11:30 PM 30 0.04 118
139 MTP DAILY MSNBC 1:00 PM 60 0.03 655
140 TECHCHECK CNBC 11:00 AM 60 0.03 229
141 KINGDOM OF THE MUMMI COMP NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 11:00 PM 60 0.03 285
142 DEADLINE:WHITE HOUSE: N/A MSNBC 4:00 PM 120 0.03 1,166
143 MSNBC SPECIAL COVERAGE MSNBC 2:16 PM 104 0.03 542
144 BING THE CARTOON NETWORK 9:55 AM 30 0.03 77
145 CRAIG MELVIN REPORTS MSNBC 11:00 AM 60 0.03 621
146 SQUAWK ON THE STREET: N/A CNBC 9:00 AM 120 0.03 269
147 SAY YES TO THE DRESS: UK TLC 6:00 AM 30 0.03 114
148 CLOSING BELL: N/A CNBC 3:00 PM 120 0.03 249
149 90 DAY FIANCE: OTHER WAY TLC 11:00 AM 67 0.03 118
150 CASO CERRADO UNIVERSO 8:00 PM 60 0.03 118
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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.