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August 16, 2022

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Sunday 8.14.2022 Top 150 Cable Originals & Network Finals UPDATED

 

BROADCAST FINALS

ABC:  After a rerun AMERICA’S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS at 0.44, CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD gained 0.03 to 0.57, THE $100,000 PYRAMID slipped 0.02 to 0.44, and THE FINAL STRAW was steady at 0.29.

CBS:  BIG BROTHER jumped a tenth to 0.91.  The rest of the line-up had reruns at 0.42/0.22/0.23.

NBC:  WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE rose 0.08 to 0.19, followed by reruns at 0.21/0.20.

FOX:  Reruns at 0.15/0.15/0.16/0.20/0.21.

CW:  Reruns at 0.05/0.06/0.05.

TELEMUNDO:  After CASA DE FAMOSAS dropped 0.06 to 0.24, a movie was at 0.20.

UNIVISION:  AQUI Y AHORA lost 0.02 to 0.18, RETADOR was at 0.24, and TU CREES was at 0.13.

 

Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart

 

CABLE HIGHLIGHTS:  On Hallmark, CHESAPEAKE SHORES returned at 0.13.  On HBO, LAST WEEK TONIGHT dipped 0.02 to 0.12, the season finale of WESTWORLD was at 0.07 (steady with last week and down 0.19 from the show’s last finale in 2020), and the finale of THE ANARCHISTS was steady at 0.02.  On Starz, the season premiere of POWER BOOK 3: RAISING KANAN was at 0.11, down 0.03 from last season’s series premiere, and the season finale of P-VALLEY was at 0.10, up 0.02 from last week and steady with last season’s finale. 

TNT’s ANIMAL KINGDOM lost 0.02 to 0.14.  Adult Swim’s TUCA & BERTIE gained 0.02 to 0.11.  On Showtime, THE CHI was up 0.02 to 0.09, CITY ON A HILL ticked up to 0.03, VICE ticked up to 0.01/72K, and FLATBUSH MISDEMEANORS ticked down to zero/26K.  AMC’s TALES OF THE WALKING DEAD premiered at 0.09. 

ESPN’s MLB SUNDAY NIGHT was at 0.40.  NFL Network’s NFL PRESEASON game was at 0.38.  On TLC, 90 DAY FIANCE shed 0.02 to 0.38 (post-show up 0.02 to 0.17, and I LOVE A MAMA’S BOY was steady at 0.23.  USA’s NASCAR race was at 0.36, and PREMIER LEAGUE matches were at 0.31/0.19.  On Bravo, REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA dropped 0.04 to 0.31, and MARRIED TO MEDICINE was down 0.02 to 0.16.  On HGTV, UGLIEST HOUSE IN AMERICA ticked down to 0.22, RENOVATION ISLAND gained 0.02 to 0.18, MEXICO LIFE stayed at 0.10, and BEACHFRONT BARGAIN HUNT was down 0.06 to 0.09.  Discovery’s NAKED & AFRAID fell 0.07 to 0.21.  On A&E, WWE LEGENDS dipped 0.02 to 0.15, WWE RIVALS lost 0.02 to 0.13, and WWE SMACK TALK ticked down to 0.05.  Food Network’s ALEX VS AMERICA held at 0.14.  On ID, WHO KILLED BIGGIE & TUPAC was at 0.09/0.08/0.07.  On History, COLOSSEUM was steady at 0.08, and CRAZY RICH ANCIENTS stayed 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 August 14, 2022 P18-49 P2+
Rank Program Net Start Mins Rating (000s)
1 MLB SUNDAY NIGHT        L: NY YANKEES/BOSTON ESPN 7:00 PM 151 0.40 1,829
2 NFL PRESEASON (LIVE): 2022 – MIN VS. LV NFL NETWORK 4:25 PM 167 0.38 1,650
3 90 DAY FIANCE: TELL ALL: N/A TLC 8:00 PM 121 0.38 1,812
4 NASCAR CUP SERIES RACE L: RICHMOND USA NETWORK 3:22 PM 188 0.36 2,390
5 PREMIER LEAGUE L: TOTTENHAM/CHELSEA USA NETWORK 11:27 AM 133 0.31 848
6 REAL HOUSEWIVES ATLANTA BRAVO 8:00 PM 60 0.31 973
7 NASCAR CUP SERIES START L USA NETWORK 3:05 PM 17 0.25 1,738
8 NASCAR CUP SERIES POST USA NETWORK 6:30 PM 30 0.25 1,235
9 I LOVE A MAMAS BOY TLC 10:01 PM 61 0.23 1,118
10 NFL TOTAL ACCESS NFL NETWORK 7:12 PM 48 0.22 864
11 UGLIEST HOUSE IN AMERICA HOME AND GARDEN TV 8:00 PM 61 0.22 1,634
12 NAKED AND AFRAID XL DISCOVERY CHANNEL 8:00 PM 64 0.21 1,191
13 PREMIER LG LIVE STUDIO USA NETWORK 11:15 AM 12 0.20 546
14 UGLIEST HOUSE AMERICA RPK HOME AND GARDEN TV 7:00 PM 60 0.20 1,195
15 NFL TOTAL ACCESS NFL NETWORK 4:00 PM 25 0.20 865
16 PREMIER LEAGUE GOAL ZONE USA NETWORK 1:40 PM 20 0.20 534
17 PREMIER LEAGUE L: WEST HAM/NOTTINGHAM USA NETWORK 8:54 AM 141 0.19 526
18 RENOVATION ISLAND HOME AND GARDEN TV 9:01 PM 60 0.18 1,366
19 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM L ESPN 9:31 PM 89 0.17 663
20 90 DAY FIANCE:PILLOW TALK TLC 11:02 PM 58 0.17 838
21 MARRIED TO MEDICINE BRAVO 9:00 PM 60 0.16 631
22 UGLIEST HOUSE AMERICA RPK HOME AND GARDEN TV 6:00 PM 60 0.16 899
23 NASCAR CUP COUNTDOWN USA NETWORK 2:00 PM 65 0.15 831
24 BIOGRAPHY: WWE LEGENDS: 206 DX A&E NETWORK 8:00 PM 121 0.15 594
25 ALEX VS AMERICA FOOD NETWORK 9:00 PM 60 0.14 723
26 ANIMAL KINGDOM TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 9:00 PM 60 0.14 738
27 SUNDAY MORNING FUTURES FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 AM 60 0.14 1,948
28 WWE RIVALS A&E NETWORK 10:01 PM 63 0.13 431
29 CHESAPEAKE SHORES HALLMARK CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.13 1,471
30 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN 11:00 AM 60 0.13 444
31 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM L ESPN 12:00 PM 60 0.13 469
32 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN 10:00 AM 60 0.13 419
33 LAST WEEK TONIGHT HBO PRIME 11:00 PM 35 0.12 554
34 TOP 100 PLAYERS OF 2022 NFL NETWORK 8:00 PM 60 0.12 379
35 WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE BRAVO 10:00 PM 30 0.12 426
36 FOX & FRIENDS SUNDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 AM 60 0.12 1,671
37 FF MOVIE: JUMANJI: THE NEXT LEVEL FREEFORM 8:55 PM 180 0.12 414
38 TUCA & BERTIE ADULT SWIM 12:00 AM 30 0.11 227
39 POWER BOOK III: KANAN S2 STARZ PRIMARY 9:02 PM 63 0.11 345
40 LITTLE LEAGUE SOFTBALL  L ESPN 1:00 PM 110 0.11 537
41 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN 9:00 AM 60 0.11 351
42 SPORTSCENTER LATE       L ESPN 11:00 PM 90 0.11 396
43 P-VALLEY S2 STARZ PRIMARY 10:06 PM 67 0.10 367
44 MEXICO LIFE HOME AND GARDEN TV 10:31 PM 30 0.10 810
45 MEDIA BUZZ FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.10 1,511
46 DELICIOUS MISS BROWN FOOD NETWORK 12:00 PM 30 0.10 740
47 LIFE, LIBERTY AND LEVIN FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.10 2,177
48 FOX & FRIENDS SUNDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 AM 60 0.10 1,455
49 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 6:00 PM 60 0.10 780
50 LOVE LIFE TBS NETWORK 10:00 PM 33 0.10 408
51 TALES OF THE WALKING DEAD AMC 9:00 PM 68 0.09 572
52 WICKED TUNA: OBX SD SNAP NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 8:00 PM 60 0.09 455
53 FORENSIC FILES II HLN 10:30 PM 30 0.09 461
54 WHO KILLED BIGGIE & TUPAC INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 10:00 PM 60 0.09 401
55 LIGA MX SUN: TIGRES / SANTOS TUDN 8:00 PM 127 0.09 251
56 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN 8:00 AM 60 0.09 272
57 BEACHFRONT BARGAIN HUNT HOME AND GARDEN TV 10:01 PM 30 0.09 881
58 CHI, THE S5 SHOWTIME PRIME 9:06 PM 47 0.09 207
59 WHO KILLED BIGGIE & TUPAC INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 9:00 PM 60 0.08 404
60 FORENSIC FILES II HLN 10:00 PM 30 0.08 447
61 RENOVATION ISLAND REPACK HOME AND GARDEN TV 11:01 PM 59 0.08 585
62 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 8:00 PM 60 0.08 671
63 FOX NEWS LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 PM 60 0.08 1,289
64 SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-AM L ESPN 7:00 AM 60 0.08 236
65 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 5:00 PM 60 0.08 882
66 COLOSSEUM HISTORY 9:00 PM 63 0.08 714
67 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 7:00 PM 60 0.08 719
68 TOP 100 PLAYERS OF 2022 NFL NETWORK 9:00 PM 60 0.08 242
69 MLB SUNDAY NIGHT        L: NY YANKEES/BOSTON KAYROD CAST ESPN2 7:00 PM 153 0.08 336
70 AMC PREMIERE EVENT: STAR TREK BEYOND AMC 6:15 PM 165 0.07 634
71 WESTWORLD HBO PRIME 9:02 PM 59 0.07 391
72 NEXT REVOLUTION, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.07 1,595
73 TOP 100 PLAYERS OF 2022 NFL NETWORK 11:00 PM 60 0.07 172
74 PGA TOUR GOLF CHANNEL 12:00 PM 117 0.07 706
75 UNITED SHADES OF AMERICA CNN 10:00 PM 60 0.07 649
76 WHO KILLED BIGGIE & TUPAC INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 11:00 PM 60 0.07 306
77 SUNDAY NIGHT IN AMERICA. FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 PM 60 0.07 1,844
78 FOX NEWS LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:00 PM 60 0.07 1,240
79 TOP 100 PLAYERS OF 2022 NFL NETWORK 10:00 PM 60 0.07 196
80 PATAGONIA CNN 9:00 PM 60 0.07 748
81 LITTLE LEAGUE SOFTBALL  L ESPN 4:00 PM 119 0.07 320
82 FOX NEWS SUNDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 2:00 PM 60 0.07 1,118
83 BSBL TONIGHT: SUN CTDWN L ESPN 5:59 PM 61 0.07 262
84 PREMIER LG LIVE STUDIO USA NETWORK 8:00 AM 54 0.07 214
85 WICKED TUNA: OBX SD SNAP NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 7:00 PM 60 0.07 328
86 FOX & FRIENDS SUNDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 AM 60 0.06 1,082
87 HISTORYS CRAZY RICH ANCTS HISTORY 10:03 PM 31 0.06 489
88 NFL PRESEASON: 2022 – MIA VS. TB NFL NETWORK 7:00 AM 180 0.06 214
89 FAREED ZAKARIA GPS SPL CNN 10:00 AM 60 0.06 697
90 MOVIE- ACQUIRED PREM: SISTER WITH A SECRET LIFETIME TELEVISION 8:00 PM 123 0.06 426
91 WICKED TUNA: OBX SHOWDOWN NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 9:00 PM 60 0.06 441
92 SNAPPED OXYGEN MEDIA 6:00 PM 60 0.06 379
93 ALEX WITT REPORTS: N/A MSNBC 12:00 PM 120 0.06 913
94 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 4:00 PM 60 0.06 672
95 BASEBALL TONIGHT  L ESPN 2:50 PM 70 0.05 243
96 HMM ORIGINAL MOVIE: JOURNEY AHEAD, THE HALLMARK MOVIES & MYSTERIES 9:00 PM 120 0.05 722
97 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 2:00 PM 60 0.05 580
98 LAMPUT THE CARTOON NETWORK 6:00 AM 30 0.05 141
99 STATE OF THE UNION CNN 9:00 AM 60 0.05 636
100 CONTACTO DEPORTIVO L TUDN 10:07 PM 60 0.05 108
101 WWE SMACK TALK A&E NETWORK 11:04 PM 30 0.05 192
102 ALASKAN KILLER BIGFOOT TRAVEL CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.05 462
103 FOX REPORT WITH JON SCOTT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 PM 60 0.05 1,174
104 BIG SUNDAY SHOW, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 5:00 PM 60 0.05 1,146
105 LEGEND OF BIGFOOT: TMMY-1R2R01H TRAVEL CHANNEL 12:00 PM 120 0.04 305
106 MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER L: NASHVILLE SC/MINNESOTA FOX SPORTS 1 8:57 PM 159 0.04 119
107 MASTERMIND OF MURDER OXYGEN MEDIA 7:00 PM 60 0.04 335
108 LIVING SMALLER A&E NETWORK 11:30 AM 30 0.04 224
109 FOX NEWS LIVE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 4:00 PM 60 0.04 874
110 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 3:00 PM 60 0.04 553
111 TOP 100 PLAYERS OF 2022 NFL NETWORK 12:00 AM 60 0.04 109
112 BEACHFRONT BRGN HUNT RENO MAGNOLIA NETWORK 9:00 PM 60 0.04 232
113 RELIABLE SOURCES CNN 11:00 AM 60 0.04 693
114 NASCAR RACEDAY L FOX SPORTS 1 12:00 PM 60 0.04 186
115 INSIDE POLITICS CNN 8:00 AM 60 0.04 549
116 FOX & FRIENDS SUNDAY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 AM 60 0.04 809
117 NEW DAY WEEKEND CNN 6:00 AM 60 0.04 423
118 AFTERNOON BASEBALL GAME: PHI AT NYM/CLE AT TOR MLB NETWORK 1:41 PM 203 0.04 221
119 SUNDAY SHOW W/J. CAPEHART: N/A MSNBC 10:00 AM 120 0.04 730
120 FIFA WOM U-20 WORLD CUP L: USA/NETHERLANDS FOX SPORTS 1 6:50 PM 127 0.04 149
121 LIVING SMALLER A&E NETWORK 11:00 AM 30 0.04 192
122 NFL PRESEASON NFL NETWORK 6:00 AM 60 0.04 151
123 MATHIS FAMILY MATTERS E! 10:00 PM 30 0.03 167
124 NITRO CIRCUS FOX SPORTS 1 10:00 AM 60 0.03 74
125 NEW DAY WEEKEND CNN 7:00 AM 60 0.03 476
126 WEEKEND EXPRESS HLN 7:00 AM 60 0.03 257
127 CITY ON A HILL S3 SHOWTIME PRIME 10:00 PM 56 0.03 207
128 NHRA QUALIFYING D FOX SPORTS 1 1:00 PM 60 0.03 236
129 FUTBOL CENTRAL L TUDN 7:00 PM 60 0.03 101
130 AUTOPSY (ORIGINAL) REELZCHANNEL 11:00 PM 60 0.03 142
131 AUTOPSY (ORIGINAL) REELZCHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.03 193
132 MEHDI HASAN SHOW MSNBC 8:00 PM 60 0.03 700
133 TINY HOUSE NATION: BTTB A&E NETWORK 10:00 AM 60 0.03 157
134 WEEKEND RECHARGE THE WEATHER CHANNEL 10:00 AM 60 0.03 101
135 AMERCAN VOICES W/MENENDEZ: N/A MSNBC 6:00 PM 120 0.03 574
136 WEEKEND EXPRESS HLN 8:00 AM 60 0.03 200
137 POLITICS NATION MSNBC 5:00 PM 60 0.03 554
138 WEEKEND RECHARGE THE WEATHER CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.03 86
139 YASMIN VOSSOUGHIAN REPRTS: N/A MSNBC 2:00 PM 120 0.03 721
140 AMERICAN FLAT TRACK FOX SPORTS 1 11:00 AM 60 0.03 79
141 CNN NEWSROOM LIVE CNN 2:00 AM 60 0.03 251
142 MASTERS SERIES: CANADA ATPWTA:WF HALS/HADB TENNIS CHANNEL 1:30 PM 158 0.03 237
143 MEHDI HASAN SHOW MSNBC 9:00 PM 60 0.03 702
144 AFTERNOON BASEBALL/JIP MLB NETWORK 5:04 PM 112 0.03 178
145 MOTORHEAD GARAGE TV MOTOR TREND 8:30 AM 30 0.03 109
146 SECRETS IN THE JUNGLE SCIENCE 10:00 PM 60 0.02 196
147 AUTOPSY (ORIGINAL) REELZCHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.02 170
148 HOW DID THEY BUILD THAT? SMITHSONIAN 8:00 PM 60 0.02 129
149 KORN FERRY TOUR: PINNACLE BANK CHAMPIONSHIP GOLF CHANNEL 1:57 PM 183 0.02 147
150 ANARCHISTS, THE HBO PRIME 10:02 PM 54 0.02 146

 

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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.