Articles

August 2, 2022

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Saturday 7.30.2022 Top 150 Cable Originals & Network Finals UPDATED

 

BROADCAST FINALS:  ABC’s telecast of UFC PRELIMS was at 0.23.  FOX’s MLB game was at 0.20. 

 

Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart

 

CABLE HIGHLIGHTS: Discovery’s SHARK WEEK came to an end with SHARKS IN PARADISE at 0.16, MONSTERS OF THE CAPE at 0.15, JACKASS SHARK WEEK at 0.13, and RISE OF THE MONSTER HAMMERHEADS at 0.12.

ESPN2’s FORMULA 1 was at 0.23.  Reelz’s ON PATROL ticked down to 0.19.  The final installment of Lifetime’s FLOWERS IN THE ATTIC: THE ORIGIN rose 0.07 to 0.16.  Hallmark’s original movie A SPLASH OF LOVE was at 0.16.  ESPN’s airing of UFC PRELIMS was at 0.13.  TUDN’s LIGA match was at 0.12.  On Food Network, SYMONS DINNER COOKING gained 0.02 to 0.11, and PIONEER WOMAN ticked up to 0.09.  On HGTV, STEAL THIS HOUSE lost 0.03 to 0.10.  History’s AMERICAN PICKERS was at 0.09/0.07 compared to last week’s 0.08/0.08.  On A&E, THE FIRST 48 edged up 0.02 to 0.08, FIRST BLOOD was at 0.07, and PANIC 9-1-1 ticked down to 0.06.  On Adult Swim, the line-up performed as follows:  PRIMAL at 0.10/238K compared to last week’s 0.08/0.07, LUPIN THE 3RD up 0.01 to 0.08, YASHAHIME at 0.08, ONE PIECE steady at 0.07/0.07, NARUTO up 0.02 to 0.07, SHENMUE up 0.02 to 0.06/117K, and ATTACK ON TITAN up 0.03 to 0.05/115K.  On OWN, LOVE & MARRIAGE ticked down to 0.07, and BLACK LOVE held at 0.04. 

Top 50 Original Cable Telecasts with Demographic Detail

Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts
To search for a show: type Ctrl-F and type your show title in the search box.

Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts: Saturday July 30, 2022 P18-49 P2+
Rank Program Net Start Mins Rating (000s)
1 FORMULA 1 QUALIFYING L ESPN2 9:54 AM 75 0.23 686
2 ON PATROL: LIVE: 104 REELZCHANNEL 9:00 PM 180 0.19 943
3 MOVIE- ORIGINAL PREM: FLOWERS: THE ORIGIN PT 4 LIFETIME TELEVISION 8:00 PM 123 0.16 1,171
4 SHARKS IN PARADISE DISCOVERY CHANNEL 9:01 PM 61 0.16 669
5 HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE 2: SPLASH OF LOVE, A HALLMARK CHANNEL 8:00 PM 121 0.16 1,777
6 MONSTERS OF THE CAPE DISCOVERY CHANNEL 8:00 PM 61 0.15 651
7 UFC FIGHT NIGHT PRELIMS L ESPN 8:07 PM 115 0.13 456
8 JACKASS SHARK WEEK 2.0 DISCOVERY CHANNEL 10:02 PM 88 0.13 350
9 LIGA MX EF SAT: CRUZ AZUL / NECAXA TUDN 5:55 PM 131 0.12 296
10 RISE OF THE MONSTER HAMME DISCOVERY CHANNEL 7:00 PM 60 0.12 397
11 NFL LIVE                L: N/A ESPN 9:00 AM 180 0.11 313
12 GREAT WHITE BATTLEGROUND DISCOVERY CHANNEL 3:00 PM 60 0.11 324
13 AMERICAN PICKERS: BEST OF HISTORY 10:03 PM 62 0.11 744
14 JACKASS SHARK WEEK DISCOVERY CHANNEL 6:00 PM 60 0.11 274
15 ALIEN SHARKS: CONTACT DISCOVERY CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.11 399
16 SYMONS DINNER COOKING OUT FOOD NETWORK 12:00 PM 30 0.11 881
17 FOX & FRIENDS SATURDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 AM 60 0.10 1,405
18 STEAL THIS HOUSE HOME AND GARDEN TV 9:00 PM 60 0.10 1,014
19 SHO CH BOX: 22 SHOWTIME PRIME 11:09 PM 52 0.10 450
20 WNBA  BASKETBALL        L: SEATTLE/WASHINGTON ESPN 12:00 PM 125 0.10 340
21 PIG VS. SHARK DISCOVERY CHANNEL 2:00 PM 60 0.10 331
22 SHARKS WITH TRACY MORGAN DISCOVERY CHANNEL 4:00 PM 60 0.10 285
23 IJ: SHARK WEEK SPECTACULA DISCOVERY CHANNEL 5:00 PM 60 0.10 280
24 CRIKEY! ITS SHARK WEEK DISCOVERY CHANNEL 12:00 PM 60 0.10 351
25 RETURN TO HEADSTONE HELL DISCOVERY CHANNEL 1:00 PM 60 0.10 340
26 AMERICAN PICKERS HISTORY 8:00 PM 58 0.09 653
27 SHARK ROBER DISCOVERY CHANNEL 11:30 PM 30 0.09 226
28 ISLAND OF THE WALKING SHA DISCOVERY CHANNEL 10:00 AM 60 0.09 332
29 PIONEER WOMAN FOOD NETWORK 10:00 AM 30 0.08 872
30 THE FIRST 48 A&E NETWORK 8:00 PM 58 0.08 429
31 LUPIN THE 3RD ADULT SWIM 1:00 AM 30 0.08 159
32 MONSTERS OF THE CAPE DISCOVERY CHANNEL 12:00 AM 61 0.08 225
33 SHO CH BOX: 22 SHOWTIME PRIME 10:47 PM 22 0.08 348
34 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM L ESPN 10:02 PM 58 0.08 277
35 PGA TOUR: ROCKET MORTGAGE CLASSIC GOLF CHANNEL 1:00 PM 124 0.08 638
36 SAY YES TO THE DRESS TLC 8:00 PM 60 0.08 516
37 FOX & FRIENDS SATURDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 AM 60 0.08 1,320
38 YASHAHIME: PRINCESS HALF- ADULT SWIM 12:30 AM 30 0.08 159
39 LOVE & MARRIAGE: D.C. OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK 9:00 PM 60 0.07 390
40 THE FIRST 48 A&E NETWORK 12:03 AM 58 0.07 324
41 MYSTERY BLACK DEMON SHARK DISCOVERY CHANNEL 9:00 AM 60 0.07 333
42 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 12:00 PM 60 0.07 656
43 ONE PIECE ADULT SWIM 2:00 AM 30 0.07 145
44 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 4:00 PM 60 0.07 644
45 NARUTO: SHIPPUDEN ADULT SWIM 2:30 AM 30 0.07 142
46 SPORTSCENTER 12AM  L ESPN 12:00 AM 60 0.07 257
47 ONE PIECE ADULT SWIM 1:30 AM 30 0.07 142
48 ONE NATION FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.07 1,190
49 UNFILTERED W/DAN BONGINO FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.07 1,299
50 SPORTSCENTER LATE       L ESPN 11:00 PM 60 0.07 242
51 FIRST BLOOD A&E NETWORK 9:00 PM 61 0.07 318
52 SHO CH BOX: 22 SHOWTIME PRIME 12:01 AM 15 0.07 320
53 SHO CH BOX: 22 SHOWTIME PRIME 10:03 PM 44 0.07 328
54 JACKASS SHARK WEEK 2.0 DISCOVERY CHANNEL 2:02 AM 88 0.07 163
55 AMERICAN PICKERS HISTORY 9:00 PM 63 0.07 821
56 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 3:00 PM 60 0.07 586
57 ARE YOU AFRAID NEW NICKELODEON 7:00 PM 105 0.06 222
58 LIGA MX SAT: TIGRES UANL/ QUERETARO TUDN 8:06 PM 130 0.06 218
59 FOX NEWS LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:00 PM 60 0.06 930
60 WHEN SHARKS ATTACK COMP NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 10:00 PM 60 0.06 323
61 PANIC 9-1-1 A&E NETWORK 10:01 PM 63 0.06 319
62 SHO CH BOX: 22 SHOWTIME PRIME 9:49 PM 14 0.06 283
63 FAR AWAY FROM RAVEN?S HOM DISNEY CHANNEL 2:21 AM 11 0.06 220
64 MLB REGULAR SEASON L: MILWAUKEE BREWERS/BOSTON RED SOX FOX SPORTS 1 4:05 PM 237 0.06 361
65 SHARK ROBER DISCOVERY CHANNEL 3:30 AM 30 0.06 134
66 BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT L ESPN 6:03 PM 67 0.06 225
67 CHIBIVERSE DISNEY CHANNEL 8:00 PM 22 0.06 156
68 FOX & FRIENDS SATURDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 AM 60 0.06 1,042
69 CAVUTO LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 AM 60 0.06 1,125
70 WHEN SHARKS ATTACK COMP NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 8:00 PM 60 0.06 240
71 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN 8:00 AM 60 0.06 235
72 GREAT WHITE OPEN OCEAN CNN 9:00 PM 75 0.06 436
73 WHEN SHARKS ATTACK COMP NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 9:00 PM 60 0.06 227
74 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 1:00 PM 60 0.05 595
75 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 11:00 AM 60 0.05 630
76 FRESH OUT PLAYLIST AMTV 8:00 AM 60 0.05 132
77 SHARKS IN PARADISE DISCOVERY CHANNEL 1:01 AM 61 0.05 206
78 CAVUTO LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.05 1,055
79 SPORTSCENTER 1AM        L ESPN 1:00 AM 60 0.05 181
80 FOX & FRIENDS SATURDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 AM 60 0.05 798
81 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 2:00 PM 60 0.05 547
82 FUT-EST-CHIVAS-TEL-UNVSO: GUADALAJARA VS PACHUCA UNIVERSO 10:00 PM 133 0.05 112
83 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 5:00 PM 60 0.05 737
84 SPORTSCENTER MORNING    L ESPN 2:00 AM 60 0.05 167
85 SHO CH BOX: 22 SHOWTIME PRIME 9:22 PM 27 0.05 250
86 SOCCER CHAMPIONS TOUR: REAL MADRID VS JUVENTUS FOX DEPORTES 9:48 PM 136 0.05 150
87 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 8:00 PM 60 0.05 514
88 L. JONES CROSS COUNTRY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.05 1,048
89 BIG SATURDAY SHOW, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 5:00 PM 60 0.05 1,039
90 FOX NEWS LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 PM 60 0.05 999
91 FOX NEWS LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 2:00 PM 60 0.05 889
92 MLB REGULAR SEASON L: TEXAS RANGERS/LOS ANGELES ANGELS FOX SPORTS 1 9:00 PM 193 0.05 185
93 BIG CITY GREENS DISNEY CHANNEL 9:30 AM 30 0.05 179
94 CNN NEWSROOM LIVE CNN 5:00 AM 60 0.05 320
95 SHO CH BOX: 22 SHOWTIME PRIME 9:00 PM 22 0.05 171
96 INCREDIBLE DR POL NAT GEO WILD 9:00 PM 66 0.04 448
97 MIRACULOUS WORLD: NEW YOR DISNEY CHANNEL 10:03 PM 75 0.04 147
98 BLACK LOVE OPRAH WINFREY NETWORK 10:00 PM 60 0.04 276
99 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 10:00 AM 60 0.04 529
100 ZOMBIE HOUSE FLIPPING A&E NETWORK 11:00 AM 60 0.04 360
101 JOURNAL EDITORIAL REPORT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 3:00 PM 60 0.04 832
102 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 7:00 PM 60 0.04 473
103 FOX REPORT WITH JON SCOTT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 PM 60 0.04 1,075
104 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 6:00 PM 60 0.04 528
105 FORMULA 1 PRACTICE L ESPN2 6:55 AM 71 0.04 198
106 WEEKEND EXPRESS HLN 7:00 AM 60 0.04 234
107 LOKAR CAR SHOW MOTOR TREND 9:00 AM 30 0.04 202
108 GHOST BROTHERS:LIGHTS OUT TRAVEL CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.04 279
109 CNN NEWSROOM LIVE CNN 4:00 AM 60 0.04 277
110 PREMIER LACROSSE LEAGUE L: ARCHERS/ATLAS ESPN 2:05 PM 122 0.04 115
111 FOX NEWS LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 4:00 PM 60 0.04 806
112 CNN NEWSROOM LIVE CNN 2:30 AM 30 0.03 218
113 SMERCONISH CNN 9:00 AM 60 0.03 613
114 NASCAR CUP SERIES QUAL L: INDIANAPOLIS USA NETWORK 9:30 AM 121 0.03 294
115 NEW DAY WEEKEND CNN 6:00 AM 60 0.03 369
116 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN 7:00 AM 60 0.03 160
117 FUTBOL ESTEL CHIVAS EXTRA UNIVERSO 12:13 AM 19 0.03 54
118 TRAINING CAMP: BACK TOGET: N/A NFL NETWORK 3:00 PM 180 0.03 132
119 YASMIN VOSSOUGHIAN REPRTS: N/A MSNBC 2:00 PM 120 0.03 528
120 CNN NEWSROOM LIVE CNN 3:00 AM 60 0.03 241
121 BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT L ESPN 4:07 PM 116 0.03 131
122 TRAINING CAMP: BACK TOGET: N/A NFL NETWORK 12:00 PM 180 0.03 152
123 GOLF CENTRAL PREGAME GOLF CHANNEL 12:00 PM 60 0.03 202
124 MECUM AUTO AUCTIONS: MUSC: 6 – HARRISBURG PA. EPISODE 6 MOTOR TREND 9:00 PM 180 0.03 315
125 LIVING WITH SERIAL KILLER OXYGEN MEDIA 9:00 PM 60 0.03 300
126 CONTACTO DEPORTIVO L TUDN 12:09 AM 60 0.03 76
127 WOMENS COPA AMERICA L: FINAL:COLOMBIA/BRAZIL FOX SPORTS 2 7:45 PM 146 0.03 81
128 SYMONE MSNBC 4:00 PM 60 0.03 380
129 TRAINING CAMP: BACK TOGET: N/A NFL NETWORK 9:00 AM 180 0.03 82
130 WEEKEND EXPRESS HLN 8:00 AM 60 0.03 164
131 LIGA MX L TUDN 10:16 PM 113 0.03 86
132 AFTERNOON BASEBALL GAME: CLE AT TB MLB NETWORK 1:10 PM 180 0.03 200
133 AMERICAN TRACK LEAGUE L: AMERICAN TRACK LEAGUE ESPN2 11:30 AM 120 0.03 141
134 POLITICS NATION MSNBC 5:00 PM 60 0.03 417
135 EVERYDAY DRIVER MOTOR TREND 7:30 AM 30 0.03 114
136 QUIEN DA MAS NUEVA YORK UNIVERSO 12:32 AM 30 0.03 41
137 NEW DAY WEEKEND CNN 7:00 AM 60 0.02 319
138 NHRA QUALIFYING D FOX SPORTS 1 2:00 PM 90 0.02 157
139 ALEX WITT REPORTS: N/A MSNBC 12:00 PM 120 0.02 505
140 NEW DAY WEEKEND CNN 8:00 AM 60 0.02 380
141 AMERICAN PICKERS HISTORY 2:06 AM 57 0.02 184
142 TOURNAMENT TENNIS CHANNEL 9:06 PM 109 0.02 99
143 FUTBOL CENTRAL L TUDN 5:00 PM 55 0.02 55
144 SPORTSCENTER EARLY      L ESPN2 6:17 PM 43 0.02 78
145 CROSS CONNECTION W/TCROSS: N/A MSNBC 10:00 AM 120 0.02 485
146 USGA: US JUNIOR AMATEUR GOLF CHANNEL 6:00 PM 120 0.02 151
147 HOT 20 COUNTDOWN: 488 CMT 9:00 AM 180 0.02 170
148 AMERICA?S WEEKEND HQ THE WEATHER CHANNEL 8:00 AM 60 0.02 165
149 FORMULA 1 QUALIFYING L ESPN DEPORTES 9:55 AM 80 0.02 47
150 CM: BETTER HUMAN BETTER D NAT GEO WILD 11:12 PM 66 0.02 149

 

NEXT UP: Come back Tuesday afternoon for Monday cable and broadcast ratings.

 

Quick Links to Previous Primetime Broadcast & Cable Nationals:

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday SATURDAY Sunday

Other Dayparts: News & Late Night Ratings Sports Ratings

###



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.