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November 22, 2022

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Sunday 11.20.2022 Top 150 Cable Originals & Network Finals UPDATED

 

BROADCAST FINALS

ABC:  AMERICA’S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS gained 0.08 to 0.49.  The AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS were at 0.63, down 0.40 from last year’s edition.

CBS:  Compared to its last week with the late national NFL game, 60 MINUTES dropped 0.15 to 1.40, THE EQUALIZER lost 0.14 to 0.65, EAST NEW YORK gained 0.03 to 0.43, and NCIS: LA was up 0.05 to 0.40.

NBC:  SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL grew by 0.12 to 4.63.

FOX:  Compared to its last week without the national NFL lead-in, and following reruns at 0.22/0.26, THE SIMPSONS slipped 0.02 to 0.33, GREAT NORTH held at 0.26, BOB’S BURGERS rose 0.06 to 0.33, and FAMILY GUY was up 0.06 to 0.38.

CW:  A WALTONS THANKSGIVING was at 0.06.

TELEMUNDO:  QUE DICEN FAMOSOS ticked down to 0.14, and EXATLON gained 0.05 to 0.18.

UNIVISION:  AQUI Y AHORA was steady at 0.26, MIRA QUIEN ticked up to 0.33, and DE NOCHE PERO was up 0.02 to 0.27.

 

Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart

 

CABLE HIGHLIGHTS:  The series finale of THE WALKING DEAD was at 0.66, up 0.35 from last week, and up 0.06 from last season’s finale.  It had a pre-show at 0.33, and a post-show TALKING DEAD at 0.30, up 0.23 from last week.

But not even the WALKING DEAD finale could touch Paramount’s YELLOWSTONE, at 1.47 compared to last week’s 1.87/1.61 (CMT simulcast at 0.21 compared to 0.32/0.23), with a promo airing of Paramount+’s TULSA KING at 0.51 as a lead-out (CMT simulcast at 0.07).  Adult Swim’s RICK & MORTY returned at 0.22.  Hallmark’s original movie WHEN I THINK OF CHRISTMAS was at 0.22.  On HBO, THE WHITE LOTUS ticked up to 0.07, and the season finale of LAST WEEK TONIGHT ticked down to 0.07.  On Showtime, LET THE RIGHT ONE IN made the Top 150 at 0.02, and the season premiere of THE L WORD: GENERATION Q was at 0.01 (we don’t have SPECTOR).  On Starz, THE BMF DOCUMENTARY ticked down to 0.02 (we don’t have DANGEROUS LIAISONS or STEP UP).  BBCA’s MOOD also hit the chart at 0.01. 

The opening match of Fox Sports 1’s WORLD CUP coverage was at 1.28.  On TLC, 90 DAY FIANCE jumped a tenth to 0.39 (after-show down a tick to 0.13), and SISTER WIVES was up 0.05 to 0.33.  ESPN’s COLLEGE BASKETBALL was at 0.38/0.18/0.15/0.14/0.10.  ESPN2’s FORMULA 1 race was at 0.31.  On Bravo, REAL HOUSEWIVES OF THE POTOMAC gained 0.03 to 0.25, and FAMILY KARMA ticked down to 0.10.  On Food Network, CHRISTMAS COOKIE CHALLENGE edged up 0.02 to 0.17, and HOLIDAY WARS was at 0.15 compared to last week’s 0.15/0.13.  HGTV’s RENOVATION ISLAND ticked down to 0.10.  On Discovery, ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE shed 0.02 to 0.09.  A&E’s THE FIRST 48 rose 0.04 to 0.08.  On ID, ON THE CASE ticked down to 0.07, and AMERICAN MONSTER was down a tick to 0.06.  History’s THE BOYS THAT BUILT AMERICA held at 0.06. 

Top 50 Original Cable Telecasts with Demographic Detail

Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts
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Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts: Sunday November 20, 2022 P18-49 P2+
Rank Program Net Start Mins Rating (000s)
1 YELLOWSTONE PARAMOUNT 8:00 PM 71 1.47 8,031
2 FIFA WORLD CUP GS L: QATAR/ECUADOR FOX SPORTS 1 10:58 AM 127 1.28 3,071
3 WALKING DEAD AMC 9:00 PM 90 0.66 2,268
4 TULSA KING PARAMOUNT 9:11 PM 51 0.51 3,392
5 NFL COUNTDOWN           L: N/A ESPN 10:00 AM 180 0.42 1,307
6 90 DAY FIANCE: HAPPILY EV: N/A TLC 8:00 PM 121 0.39 1,835
7 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L: KENTUCKY/GONZAGA ESPN 7:43 PM 122 0.38 1,356
8 WALKING DEAD RED CARP LIV AMC 8:30 PM 30 0.33 1,282
9 SISTER WIVES TLC 10:01 PM 61 0.33 1,796
10 FIFA WORLD CUP LIVE L FOX SPORTS 1 9:30 AM 88 0.32 814
11 FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX L: ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX ESPN2 7:55 AM 124 0.31 930
12 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN 9:00 AM 60 0.30 865
13 TALKING DEAD AMC 10:30 PM 90 0.30 1,042
14 REAL HOUSEWIVES POTOMAC BRAVO 8:00 PM 60 0.25 811
15 RICK & MORTY ADULT SWIM 11:00 PM 30 0.22 514
16 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN 8:00 AM 60 0.22 661
17 HALL ORIGINAL MOVIE 2: WHEN I THINK OF CHRISTMAS HALLMARK CHANNEL 8:00 PM 121 0.22 1,982
18 YELLOWSTONE CMT 8:00 PM 71 0.21 801
19 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L ESPN 5:39 PM 43 0.18 552
20 SPORTSCENTER 12AM  L ESPN 11:45 PM 93 0.17 532
21 CHRISTMAS COOKIE CHLG FOOD NETWORK 8:00 PM 60 0.17 968
22 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L: HOUSTON/OREGON ESPN 9:45 PM 120 0.15 448
23 HOLIDAY WARS FOOD NETWORK 9:00 PM 60 0.15 745
24 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN 7:00 AM 60 0.15 437
25 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L: ILLINOIS/VIRGINIA ESPN 3:02 PM 127 0.14 412
26 NFL GAMEDAY MORNING: N/A NFL NETWORK 9:00 AM 240 0.14 465
27 FOUR CHRISTMASES: FOUR CHRISTMASES TBS NETWORK 6:00 PM 120 0.14 576
28 90 DAY HEA: PILLOW TALK TLC 11:02 PM 58 0.13 831
29 FANTASY SHOW   L: N/A ESPN2 9:59 AM 181 0.12 331
30 NFL GAMEDAY LIVE: N/A NFL NETWORK 1:00 PM 210 0.12 411
31 FOX & FRIENDS SUNDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 AM 60 0.11 1,649
32 NFL GAMEDAY HIGHLIGHTS NFL NETWORK 7:30 PM 60 0.11 430
33 WOM COLL BKBL: BIG EAST L: NC STATE/UCONN FOX SPORTS 1 1:05 PM 127 0.10 358
34 FOX & FRIENDS SUNDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 AM 60 0.10 1,642
35 FAMILY KARMA BRAVO 9:00 PM 60 0.10 355
36 RENOVATION ISLAND HOME AND GARDEN TV 9:00 PM 61 0.10 976
37 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L: MIAMI (FL)/MARYLAND ESPN 1:00 PM 122 0.10 275
38 NFL GAMEDAY LIVE: N/A NFL NETWORK 4:30 PM 180 0.09 344
39 ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE DISCOVERY CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.09 799
40 MARY MAKES IT EASY FOOD NETWORK 12:00 PM 30 0.09 633
41 MEDIA BUZZ FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.08 1,339
42 FOX & FRIENDS SUNDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 AM 60 0.08 1,147
43 THE FIRST 48 A&E NETWORK 8:00 PM 58 0.08 350
44 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 3:00 PM 60 0.08 496
45 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 2:00 PM 60 0.08 468
46 WHITE LOTUS, THE HBO PRIME 9:01 PM 60 0.07 416
47 FORMULA 1 SURROUND L ESPN2 6:30 AM 85 0.07 227
48 FAREED ZAKARIA: GPS CNN 10:00 AM 60 0.07 738
49 FOX NEWS LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 PM 60 0.07 1,158
50 CHAMPIONSHIP DRIVE ESPN 5:09 PM 30 0.07 267
51 SUNDAY MORNING FUTURES FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 AM 60 0.07 1,710
52 LAST WEEK TONIGHT HBO PRIME 11:06 PM 40 0.07 387
53 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 11:00 AM 60 0.07 661
54 STATE OF THE UNION CNN 9:00 AM 60 0.07 675
55 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 5:00 PM 60 0.07 684
56 FOUR CHRISTMASES: FOUR CHRISTMASES TBS NETWORK 2:00 PM 120 0.07 261
57 ON THE CASE WITH PZ INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 10:00 PM 60 0.07 498
58 TULSA KING CMT 9:11 PM 51 0.07 361
59 THE FIRST 48 A&E NETWORK 12:03 AM 58 0.06 294
60 AMERICAN MONSTER INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 9:00 PM 60 0.06 499
61 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 4:00 PM 60 0.06 631
62 PARANORMAL CAUGHT ON CAM TRAVEL CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.06 267
63 WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE BRAVO 10:00 PM 60 0.06 216
64 INSIDE POLITICS CNN 8:00 AM 60 0.06 479
65 BIG SUNDAY SHOW, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 5:00 PM 60 0.06 1,047
66 TOYS THAT BUILT AMERICA HISTORY 9:00 PM 63 0.06 482
67 NFL GAMEDAY FINAL NFL NETWORK 11:27 PM 60 0.06 206
68 FOX & FRIENDS SUNDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 AM 60 0.06 740
69 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 6:00 PM 60 0.05 529
70 LOST TREASURES OF EGYPT NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 9:00 PM 60 0.05 381
71 FOX REPORT WITH JON SCOTT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 PM 60 0.05 1,209
72 SNAPPED OXYGEN MEDIA 6:00 PM 60 0.05 336
73 B1G MENS BASKETBALL L BIG TEN NETWORK 5:33 PM 116 0.05 180
74 SLEEPING WITH DEATH OXYGEN MEDIA 7:00 PM 60 0.05 290
75 FOOD THAT BUILT AMERICA HISTORY 12:03 AM 59 0.05 184
76 TALKING TO CHRIS WALLACE CNN 7:00 PM 60 0.05 478
77 SUNDAY NIGHT IN AMERICA. FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 PM 60 0.04 1,510
78 PARK?D YELLOWSTONE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.04 756
79 SOFIA THE FIRST:ONCE UPON DISNEY JUNIOR 12:00 PM 50 0.04 169
80 FOX NEWS LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 4:00 PM 60 0.04 739
81 CNN FILMS: GABBY GIFFORDS WONT BACK DOWN CNN 9:00 PM 120 0.04 466
82 FOX NEWS SUNDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 2:00 PM 60 0.04 719
83 FOX NEWS LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:00 PM 60 0.04 721
84 ALEX WITT REPORTS: N/A MSNBC 12:00 PM 120 0.04 561
85 B1G MENS BASKETBALL L: OHIO / MICHIGAN BIG TEN NETWORK 7:36 PM 133 0.04 174
86 FOOD THAT BUILT AMERICA HISTORY 10:03 PM 60 0.04 333
87 MICHELLE OBAMAS MISSION CNN 8:00 PM 60 0.04 394
88 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L: VIRGINIA TECH/CHARLESTON ESPN2 3:30 PM 122 0.03 101
89 LOST TREASURES OF EGYPT NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 8:00 PM 60 0.03 288
90 SUNDAY SHOW W/J. CAPEHART: N/A MSNBC 10:00 AM 120 0.03 559
91 WEEKEND EXPRESS HLN 7:00 AM 60 0.03 213
92 CANADIAN FTBL LEAGUE L: 109TH GREY CUP ESPN2 6:32 PM 236 0.03 158
93 ARTEMIS 1: GOING BACK TO DISCOVERY CHANNEL 9:00 PM 62 0.03 280
94 MEHDI HASAN SHOW MSNBC 8:00 PM 60 0.03 467
95 WEEKEND EXPRESS HLN 8:00 AM 60 0.03 174
96 LIFE, LIBERTY AND LEVIN FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.03 1,203
97 POLITICS NATION MSNBC 5:00 PM 60 0.03 485
98 AMERCAN VOICES W/MENENDEZ: N/A MSNBC 6:00 PM 120 0.03 425
99 CNN NEWSROOM LIVE CNN 2:00 AM 60 0.03 239
100 CNN THIS MORNING WEEKEND CNN 7:00 AM 60 0.03 404
101 WEEKEND EXPRESS HLN 9:00 AM 60 0.03 152
102 MOTORHEAD GARAGE TV MOTOR TREND 8:30 AM 30 0.03 109
103 AIR DISASTERS SMITHSONIAN 8:00 PM 60 0.03 173
104 NEXT REVOLUTION, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.03 906
105 B1G LIVE: BKB GAMEBREAK L BIG TEN NETWORK 5:21 PM 12 0.03 91
106 FUTBOL CENTRAL L TUDN 2:00 PM 30 0.03 96
107 YASMIN VOSSOUGHIAN REPRTS: N/A MSNBC 2:00 PM 120 0.03 365
108 MOVIE- ACQUIRED HOL PREM: SHOW-STOPPING CHRISTMAS LIFETIME TELEVISION 8:00 PM 123 0.03 250
109 SYMONE MSNBC 4:00 PM 60 0.03 362
110 WEEKEND RECHARGE THE WEATHER CHANNEL 10:00 AM 60 0.03 174
111 SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL: KANSAS CITY VS LOS ANGELES UNIVERSO 8:20 PM 190 0.03 64
112 FIFA WORLD CUP: GS:QATAR VS ECUADOR FOX DEPORTES 6:00 PM 120 0.03 71
113 COLL BSKTBL: BIG EAST L FOX SPORTS 1 3:12 PM 112 0.02 83
114 NEW LOONEY TUNES THE CARTOON NETWORK 2:00 PM 30 0.02 81
115 KATIE PHANG SHOW MSNBC 7:00 AM 60 0.02 345
116 B1G WOMENS VOLLEYBALL L: PURDUE / NEBRASKA BIG TEN NETWORK 1:00 PM 120 0.02 138
117 LAUGHS ON SUNDAY: GET HARD BBC-AMERICA 8:00 PM 120 0.02 59
118 CONTACTO DEPORTIVO L TUDN 9:00 PM 60 0.02 70
119 LET THE RIGHT ONE IN S1 SHOWTIME PRIME 10:02 PM 54 0.02 72
120 BMF DOCUMENTARY: BLOWING STARZ PRIMARY 9:53 PM 28 0.02 89
121 VELSHI: N/A MSNBC 8:00 AM 120 0.02 472
122 TOTAL SPORTS 360 FOX DEPORTES 8:00 PM 60 0.02 44
123 FAIRLY ODDER NICKTOONS 10:30 PM 30 0.02 54
124 AYMAN MSNBC 9:00 PM 60 0.02 430
125 REAL LIFE NIGHTMARE HLN 9:00 PM 60 0.02 171
126 TURNING POINT:SPLITSCREEN MSNBC 10:00 PM 60 0.02 472
127 PARK?D YELLOWSTONE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:00 AM 60 0.02 407
128 FEVER PITCH SMITHSONIAN 9:00 PM 60 0.02 53
129 UNEARTHED SCIENCE 10:00 PM 60 0.02 184
130 COLL BSKTBL: BIG EAST L FOX SPORTS 1 5:04 PM 116 0.02 83
131 MAGNOLIA TABLE J. GAINES MAGNOLIA NETWORK 1:00 PM 30 0.02 195
132 ESTADOS UNIDOS AL DIA TUDN 6:00 PM 60 0.02 58
133 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L: UMASS/CHARLOTTE ESPN2 1:00 PM 124 0.02 49
134 AHORA O NUNCA   L ESPN DEPORTES 6:30 PM 30 0.02 28
135 NEW LOONEY TUNES THE CARTOON NETWORK 2:30 PM 30 0.02 74
136 SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL PRE UNIVERSO 8:00 PM 20 0.01 50
137 FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX L: ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX ESPN DEPORTES 7:00 AM 180 0.01 39
138 WEEKEND RECHARGE THE WEATHER CHANNEL 9:00 AM 60 0.01 155
139 GOLF CENTRAL PREGAME GOLF CHANNEL 12:00 PM 60 0.01 56
140 CNN THIS MORNING WEEKEND CNN 6:00 AM 60 0.01 353
141 GACPM: MY FAVORITE CHRISTMAS TRE GREAT AMERICAN FAMILY 8:00 PM 120 0.01 221
142 UEFA NATL TEAM FRIENDLY L: AUSTRIA / ITALIA TUDN 2:30 PM 150 0.01 49
143 WEEKEND RECHARGE THE WEATHER CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.01 187
144 SPORTSCENTER EVENING  L ESPN DEPORTES 7:00 PM 60 0.01 24
145 L WORD, THE: GEN Q S3 SHOWTIME PRIME 8:02 PM 49 0.01 67
146 WEEKEND EXPRESS HLN 10:00 AM 60 0.01 124
147 LAKEFRONT BRGN HUNT RENO MAGNOLIA NETWORK 9:00 PM 60 0.01 88
148 FIF COP MUN-22-01-UNVSO-R: CATAR VS ECUADOR 11/20 R UNIVERSO 4:30 PM 160 0.01 35
149 MOOD BBC-AMERICA 10:00 PM 67 0.01 30
150 MINUTO 45 L TUDN 11:45 AM 25 0.01 31

 

 

 

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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.