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January 11, 2022

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Saturday 1.8.2022 Top 150 Cable Originals & Network Finals UPDATED

 

BROADCAST FINALS:  Naturally the day and night were dominated by ABC’s NFL games (branded as “MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL” despite the calendar) at 2.65/3.19.  The other networks mostly featured reruns, although CW’s originals returned at 0.09/0.06.

 

Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart

 

CABLE HIGHLIGHTS:  On ESPN, the NFL games were at 1.98/1.81.  Hallmark’s original movie THE WEDDING VEIL was at 0.29.  TNT’s AEW: BATTLE OF THE BELTS was at 0.27.  ESPN’s COLLEGE FOOTBALL game was at 0.22.  On Food Network, TRISHA’S SOUTHERN KITCHEN was at 0.17, KITCHEN AT FN was at 0.16, GUY’S RANCH KITCHEN was at 0.16, and PIONEER WOMAN was at 0.12.  On HGTV, HOLMES FAMILY RESCUE was at 0.16, and UNFINISHED BUSINESS was at 0.14.  History’s AMERICAN PICKERS was at 0.16.  The Adult Swim line-up performed as follows:  BLADE RUNNER: BLACK LOTUS at 0.11, NARUTO at 0.10/0.10/0.09, ASSASSINATION CLASSROOM at 0.10/0.10, and COWBOY BEBOP at 0.09/158K & 0.08/128K. 

Top 50 Original Cable Telecasts with Demographic Detail

Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts
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Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts: Saturday January 8, 2022 P18-49 P2+
Rank Program Net Start Mins Rating (000s)
1 NFL REGULAR SEASON      L: DALLAS/PHILADELPHIA ESPN 8:13 PM 189 1.98 6,507
2 NFL REGULAR SEASON      L ESPN 4:28 PM 35 1.81 6,534
3 MONDAY NIGHT COUNTDOWN  L ESPN 7:35 PM 25 1.46 5,141
4 MONDAY NIGHT KICKOFF    L ESPN 8:00 PM 13 1.40 5,216
5 MONDAY NIGHT POSTGAME L ESPN 11:22 PM 13 0.88 2,607
6 MONDAY NIGHT KICKOFF    L ESPN 4:15 PM 13 0.70 2,545
7 SPORTSCENTER 12AM  L ESPN 11:35 PM 55 0.56 1,618
8 MONDAY NIGHT COUNTDOWN  L ESPN 2:51 PM 84 0.32 1,224
9 SPORTSCENTER 1AM        L ESPN 12:30 AM 60 0.30 848
10 HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE 2: WEDDING VEIL, THE HALLMARK CHANNEL 8:00 PM 121 0.29 3,394
11 AEW: BATTLE OF THE BELTS TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 8:00 PM 60 0.27 704
12 NCAA FOOTBALL          L: MONTANA STATE/NORTH DAKOTA STATE ESPN2 12:00 PM 181 0.24 1,322
13 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L ESPN 1:00 PM 111 0.22 850
14 FF MOVIE: SPIDER-MAN 3 FREEFORM 1:15 PM 195 0.21 556
15 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN 11:00 AM 60 0.20 739
16 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN 10:00 AM 60 0.20 612
17 SPORTSCENTER MORNING    L ESPN 1:30 AM 60 0.20 595
18 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM L ESPN 12:00 PM 60 0.19 616
19 FF MOVIE: SPIDER-MAN 2 FREEFORM 10:05 AM 190 0.17 457
20 TRISHAS SOUTHERN KITCHEN FOOD NETWORK 12:00 PM 30 0.17 1,084
21 HOLMES FAMILY RESCUE HOME AND GARDEN TV 8:00 PM 61 0.16 1,016
22 KITCHEN AT FN, THE FOOD NETWORK 11:00 AM 60 0.16 1,168
23 GUYS RANCH KITCHEN FOOD NETWORK 12:30 PM 30 0.16 846
24 AMERICAN PICKERS HISTORY 9:00 PM 63 0.16 1,011
25 UNFINISHED BUSINESS HOME AND GARDEN TV 9:01 PM 60 0.14 954
26 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN 9:00 AM 60 0.14 468
27 1000-LB SISTERS: INSIDE TLC 11:00 PM 60 0.14 537
28 FF MOVIE: SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPID FREEFORM 4:30 PM 160 0.14 378
29 PIONEER WOMAN FOOD NETWORK 10:00 AM 30 0.12 854
30 FOX & FRIENDS SATURDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 AM 60 0.12 1,635
31 FF MOVIE: SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME FREEFORM 10:20 PM 190 0.12 332
32 FIRST 48 AC A&E NETWORK 12:03 AM 58 0.12 356
33 JUSTICE W/ JUDGE JEANINE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.12 1,707
34 FOX & FRIENDS SATURDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 AM 60 0.12 1,431
35 1000-LB SISTERS: INSIDE TLC 8:00 PM 60 0.12 484
36 CAVUTO LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.11 1,272
37 UNFILTERED W/DAN BONGINO FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.11 1,482
38 LIGA MX SAT 2: CRUZ AZUL / TIJUANA TUDN 9:55 PM 125 0.11 268
39 FIRST 48 AC A&E NETWORK 8:00 PM 58 0.11 461
40 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L: TENNESSEE/LSU ESPN2 6:09 PM 139 0.11 436
41 BLADE RUNNER: BLACK LOTUS ADULT SWIM 12:00 AM 30 0.11 264
42 AMERICAN PICKERS: BEST OF HISTORY 10:03 PM 62 0.11 725
43 1000-LB SISTERS: INSIDE TLC 9:00 PM 60 0.11 509
44 BET MOVIE OF THE WEEK: PROUD MARY BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV 8:00 PM 120 0.10 435
45 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L: KANSAS/TEXAS TECH ESPN2 4:00 PM 129 0.10 443
46 1000-LB SISTERS: INSIDE TLC 10:00 PM 60 0.10 485
47 NARUTO: SHIPPUDEN ADULT SWIM 2:00 AM 30 0.10 157
48 TRAFFICKED W. MVZ SNAP NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 10:00 PM 60 0.10 341
49 NARUTO: SHIPPUDEN ADULT SWIM 2:30 AM 30 0.10 150
50 WATTERS WORLD FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.10 1,825
51 BTK: CONFESSIONS SRL KLLR A&E NETWORK 10:01 PM 63 0.10 297
52 ASSASSINATION CLASSROOM ADULT SWIM 1:00 AM 30 0.10 173
53 CAVUTO LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 AM 60 0.10 1,318
54 ASSASSINATION CLASSROOM ADULT SWIM 12:30 AM 30 0.10 199
55 BTK: CONFESSIONS SRL KLLR A&E NETWORK 1:03 AM 61 0.09 271
56 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L ESPN2 10:18 PM 103 0.09 339
57 FIGURE SKATING: US CHAMP DANCE & PAIRS FREE USA NETWORK 7:00 PM 185 0.09 569
58 NARUTO: SHIPPUDEN ADULT SWIM 1:30 AM 30 0.09 153
59 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN 8:00 AM 60 0.09 328
60 BTK: CONFESSIONS SRL KLLR A&E NETWORK 2:04 AM 61 0.09 233
61 BTK: CONFESSIONS SRL KLLR A&E NETWORK 9:00 PM 61 0.08 322
62 LIGA MX: MONTERREY VS QUERETARO FOX DEPORTES 7:51 PM 140 0.08 200
63 FOX NEWS LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 PM 60 0.08 1,100
64 FOX NEWS LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 2:00 PM 60 0.08 902
65 FOX NEWS LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:00 PM 60 0.08 937
66 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN 7:00 AM 60 0.07 270
67 MOVIE- ACQUIRED PREM: LABOR, LIES, AND MURDER LIFETIME TELEVISION 8:00 PM 123 0.07 413
68 KINDRED SPIRITS (O) TRAVEL CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.07 440
69 PGA TOUR: SENTRY TOURNAMENT OF CHPS GOLF CHANNEL 5:58 PM 257 0.07 522
70 FOX NEWS LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 4:00 PM 60 0.07 726
71 NFL GAMEDAY MORNING NFL NETWORK 3:00 PM 90 0.06 321
72 INCREDIBLE DR POL NAT GEO WILD 9:00 PM 60 0.06 490
73 SUPERCROSS: ANAHEIM CNBC 10:00 PM 203 0.06 172
74 SANTIAGO OF THE SEAS NICK JR 10:30 AM 30 0.06 247
75 FOX & FRIENDS SATURDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 AM 60 0.06 1,097
76 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 11:00 AM 60 0.06 753
77 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L ESPN2 8:28 PM 110 0.06 357
78 FRESH OUT PLAYLIST AMTV 8:00 AM 60 0.06 136
79 HITMANS WIFES BODYGUARD HBO PRIME 8:00 PM 100 0.06 456
80 NBA REGULAR SEASON   L: NEW YORK/BOSTON NBA-TV 7:33 PM 143 0.05 192
81 REPAIR SHOP, THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL 7:00 PM 60 0.05 411
82 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 12:00 PM 60 0.05 601
83 REPAIR SHOP, THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL 5:00 PM 60 0.05 355
84 NEW YORK HOMICIDE OXYGEN MEDIA 9:00 PM 60 0.05 433
85 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 10:00 AM 60 0.05 574
86 TINY HOUSE NATION: BTTB A&E NETWORK 11:00 AM 60 0.05 262
87 DAILY WAGER   L ESPN2 11:30 AM 30 0.05 164
88 BIG SATURDAY SHOW, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 5:00 PM 60 0.05 837
89 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 1:00 PM 60 0.05 514
90 JOURNAL EDITORIAL REPORT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 3:00 PM 60 0.05 851
91 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 6:00 PM 60 0.05 480
92 CRIKEY! ITS THE IRWINS ANIMAL PLANET 8:00 PM 64 0.04 293
93 CARE BEARS:UNLOCK THE MG THE CARTOON NETWORK 7:30 AM 30 0.04 123
94 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 4:00 PM 60 0.04 497
95 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 3:00 PM 60 0.04 522
96 SMERCONISH CNN 9:00 AM 60 0.04 593
97 GOOD MORNING FOOTBALL: WEEKEND NFL NETWORK 9:00 AM 180 0.04 183
98 YASMIN VOSSOUGHIAN REPRTS: N/A MSNBC 3:00 PM 120 0.04 512
99 REPAIR SHOP, THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.04 410
100 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 2:00 PM 60 0.04 488
101 FOX REPORT WITH JON SCOTT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 PM 60 0.04 939
102 QUIEN DA MAS TEXAS S3 UNIVERSO 9:00 PM 30 0.04 75
103 QUIEN DA MAS TEXAS S3 UNIVERSO 9:30 PM 30 0.04 72
104 B1G MENS BASKETBALL L BIG TEN NETWORK 12:00 PM 117 0.04 277
105 COLD JUSTICE INSIDE EP OXYGEN MEDIA 8:00 PM 60 0.04 508
106 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L: IOWA STATE/OKLAHOMA ESPNU 6:01 PM 121 0.04 113
107 A10 BASKETBALL L: DAYTON/GEORGE WASHINGTON USA NETWORK 12:00 PM 121 0.04 151
108 LOVE MONSTER THE CARTOON NETWORK 7:00 AM 30 0.04 102
109 QUIEN DA MAS TEXAS S3 UNIVERSO 8:00 PM 30 0.04 79
110 B1G LIVE: BKB GAMEBREAK L BIG TEN NETWORK 1:57 PM 14 0.04 288
111 FOX & FRIENDS SATURDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 AM 60 0.04 802
112 CROSS CONNECTION W/TCROSS: N/A MSNBC 10:00 AM 120 0.04 526
113 QUIEN DA MAS S8 UNIVERSO 7:30 PM 30 0.04 70
114 U.S. OLYMPIC TRIALS USA NETWORK 4:01 PM 119 0.04 154
115 QUIEN DA MAS TEXAS S3 UNIVERSO 8:30 PM 30 0.04 70
116 DR POL COMPILATION NAT GEO WILD 8:00 PM 60 0.04 371
117 NFL REGULAR SEASON      L: DALLAS/PHILADELPHIA ESPN DEPORTES 8:00 PM 202 0.04 78
118 BRAIN GAMES DISNEY XD 8:30 PM 30 0.03 109
119 SELL THIS HOUSE! A&E NETWORK 12:30 PM 30 0.03 246
120 REPAIR SHOP, THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.03 339
121 REPAIR SHOP, THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL 6:00 PM 60 0.03 282
122 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 5:00 PM 60 0.03 584
123 QUIEN DA MAS S8 UNIVERSO 7:00 PM 30 0.03 65
124 QUIEN DA MAS S8 UNIVERSO 10:00 PM 30 0.03 59
125 SELL THIS HOUSE! A&E NETWORK 12:00 PM 30 0.03 212
126 COLL BSKTBL: BIG EAST L: ST. JOHNS/PROVIDENCE FOX SPORTS 1 12:00 PM 134 0.03 164
127 A10 BASKETBALL L: VCU/LA SALLE USA NETWORK 2:01 PM 120 0.03 105
128 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 7:00 PM 60 0.03 423
129 REPAIR SHOP, THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.03 327
130 NFL LIVE MEXICO   L ESPN DEPORTES 7:33 PM 27 0.03 53
131 LAST NIGHT (2011) HBO PRIME 5:20 AM 40 0.03 82
132 NBA POSTGAME SHOW NBA-TV 9:56 PM 60 0.03 109
133 MY CLASSIC CAR MOTOR TREND 8:30 AM 30 0.03 218
134 B1G MENS BASKETBALL L BIG TEN NETWORK 2:11 PM 118 0.03 243
135 FRIENDS SPEAK: 301: AFFLUENZA TEEN REELZCHANNEL 8:00 PM 120 0.03 127
136 AUTOBIOGRAPHY: COLD CASES MOTOR TREND 11:00 PM 60 0.03 202
137 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 8:00 PM 60 0.03 387
138 REPAIR SHOP, THE DISCOVERY CHANNEL 11:00 PM 60 0.03 243
139 NFL GAMEDAY HIGHLIGHTS NFL NETWORK 7:29 PM 61 0.03 196
140 NEW DAY WEEKEND CNN 7:00 AM 60 0.03 401
141 NEW DAY WEEKEND CNN 8:00 AM 60 0.03 406
142 CONTACTO DEPORTIVO TUDN 12:00 AM 60 0.03 77
143 DATELINE MSNBC 4:00 AM 60 0.03 222
144 DATELINE MSNBC 3:00 AM 60 0.03 206
145 HOT 20 COUNTDOWN: N/A CMT 9:00 AM 180 0.03 218
146 ALEX WITT REPORTS: N/A MSNBC 12:00 PM 180 0.03 505
147 GOLF CENTRAL PREGAME GOLF CHANNEL 5:00 PM 58 0.02 152
148 FUTBOL PT SAT TUDN 9:00 PM 55 0.02 44
149 ESPNU STUDIO   L: CFP NATIONAL CHP MEDIA DAY ESPN2 9:00 AM 150 0.02 82
150 NEW DAY WEEKEND CNN 6:00 AM 60 0.02 341

 

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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.