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January 6, 2023

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Thursday 1.5.2023 Top 150 Cable Originals & Network Finals UPDATED

 

BROADCAST FINALS

ABC:  CELEBRITY JEOPARDY was at 0.56, THE PARENT TEST was at 0.45, and THE CHASE returned at 0.31.

CBS:  YOUNG SHELDON aired for the first time since December 8, up a tenth to 0.65.  The rest of the line-up aired for the first time since December 15, with GHOSTS steady at 0.59, SO HELP ME TODD up a tick to 0.37, and CSI: VEGAS up 0.04 to 0.31.

NBC:  The LAW & ORDER franchise aired for the first time in a month, with the mothership up a tick to 0.47, SVU up 0.05 to 0.64, and ORGANIZED CRIME up 0.08 to 0.52.

FOX:  The line-up returned from a month-long break, with HELL’S KITCHEN up 0.09 to 0.44, WELCOME TO FLATCH up a tick to 0.21, and CALL ME KAT steady at 0.21.

CW:  Reruns at 0.03/0.02.

TELEMUNDO:  EXATLON held at 0.27, REINA DEL SUR gained 0.04 to 0.29, and AMOR Y TRAICION was up 0.06 to 0.25.

UNIVISION:  VENCER LA AUSCENCIA rose 0.09 to 0.40, EL CAMINO ES AMARTE grew by 0.06 to 0.45, and MADRASTA jumped 0.17 to 0.50.

 

Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart

 

CABLE HIGHLIGHTS:  TNT’s NBA doubleheader was at 0.43/0.29.  Cable news was led by CNN’s ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT at 0.28/0.37/900K, with Fox News’s TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT at 0.21/0.35/3.3M, and MSNBC’s REIDOUT at 0.16/0.24/2M.  COLLEGE BASKETBALL was at 0.18/0.12/0.07 on Fox Sports 1, and 0.15 on ESPN.  ESPN’s NHL game was at 0.15.  On Food Network, RESTAURANT: IMPOSSIBLE gained 0.03 to 0.15.  On HGTV, UGLIEST HOUSE IN AMERICA was at 0.13.  On A&E, INTERROGATION RAW slipped 0.02 to 0.13, and THE FIRST 48 was down 0.04 to 0.10.  Discovery’s BATTLEBOTS was at 0.13/0.07.  On History, SWAMP PEOPLE was at 0.13/0.11.  Bravo’s MILLION DOLLAR LISTING was at 0.12.  MTV’s SIESTA KEY rose 0.04 to 0.11.  On We, GROWING UP HIP-HOP was at 0.09, and KOLD X WINDY was at 0.05. 

Top 50 Original Cable Telecasts with Demographic Detail

Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts
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Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts: Thursday January 5, 2023 P18-49 P2+
Rank Program Net Start Mins Rating (000s)
1 NBA BASKETBALL: CELTICS/MAVERICKS TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 7:31 PM 147 0.43 1,269
2 NBA BASKETBALL: CLIPPERS/NUGGETS TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 9:58 PM 141 0.29 896
3 ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT CNN 7:00 PM 60 0.28 1,807
4 ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN 8:00 PM 60 0.25 1,602
5 SITUATION ROOM CNN 6:00 PM 60 0.22 1,497
6 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.21 3,263
7 PARDON THE INTERRUPTION ESPN 5:30 PM 30 0.19 885
8 FIVE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 5:00 PM 60 0.19 3,592
9 FRIENDS NICK-AT-NITE 11:30 PM 30 0.18 462
10 LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER CNN 5:00 PM 60 0.18 1,627
11 COLL BSKBL:BIG 10 L: PURDUE/OHIO ST FOX SPORTS 1 7:01 PM 125 0.18 664
12 SPORTSCENTER EARLY      L ESPN 6:00 PM 60 0.18 623
13 ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN 9:00 PM 60 0.17 1,089
14 LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER CNN 4:00 PM 60 0.17 1,620
15 REIDOUT MSNBC 7:00 PM 60 0.16 1,953
16 CNN SPECIAL COVERAGE CNN 3:00 PM 60 0.16 1,588
17 NHL REGULAR SEASON      L: WASHINGTON/COLUMBUS ESPN 7:00 PM 152 0.15 450
18 CNN SPECIAL COVERAGE CNN 12:00 PM 60 0.15 1,377
19 RESTAURANT IMPOSSIBLE FOOD NETWORK 8:00 PM 60 0.15 762
20 BEAT W/ARI MELBER MSNBC 6:00 PM 60 0.15 2,071
21 HANNITY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.15 2,567
22 SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 PM 60 0.15 2,721
23 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L: USC/UCLA ESPN 9:32 PM 128 0.15 443
24 CNN SPECIAL COVERAGE CNN 1:00 PM 60 0.15 1,546
25 NFL LIVE                L ESPN 4:00 PM 90 0.15 540
26 OUTNUMBERED FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 PM 60 0.15 1,939
27 GUTFELD! FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 PM 60 0.14 2,037
28 AMERICA REPORTS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 2:00 PM 60 0.14 1,964
29 FIRST TAKE   L: N/A ESPN 10:00 AM 120 0.14 448
30 ALEX WAGNER TONIGHT MSNBC 9:00 PM 60 0.14 1,736
31 UGLIEST HOUSE IN AMERICA HOME AND GARDEN TV 8:00 PM 31 0.13 772
32 ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES MSNBC 8:00 PM 60 0.13 1,943
33 AMERICA REPORTS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:00 PM 60 0.13 1,878
34 INTERROGATION RAW A&E NETWORK 10:00 PM 61 0.13 514
35 JESSE WATTERS PRIMETIME FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 PM 60 0.13 2,788
36 BATTLEBOTS: N/A DISCOVERY CHANNEL 8:00 PM 121 0.13 666
37 SWAMP PEOPLE: SERPENT HISTORY 9:34 PM 60 0.13 891
38 LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL MSNBC 10:00 PM 60 0.13 1,836
39 DEADLINE:WHITE HOUSE: HOUSE SPEAKER VOTE MSNBC 4:00 PM 120 0.13 2,066
40 CNN SPECIAL COVERAGE CNN 2:00 PM 60 0.13 1,448
41 COLL BSKBL:BIG 10 L: INDIANA/IOWA FOX SPORTS 1 9:11 PM 138 0.12 556
42 MILLION DOLLAR LISTING LA BRAVO 9:00 PM 60 0.12 552
43 STORY, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 3:00 PM 60 0.12 1,876
44 NBA PRE-GAME SHOW TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 7:00 PM 31 0.12 361
45 YOUR WORLD W/NEIL CAVUTO FOX NEWS CHANNEL 4:00 PM 60 0.12 1,934
46 HOUSE HUNTERS INTL HOME AND GARDEN TV 10:36 PM 30 0.12 840
47 NBA TODAY L ESPN 3:00 PM 60 0.12 349
48 GET UP   L: N/A ESPN 8:00 AM 120 0.12 382
49 HOUSE HUNTERS HOME AND GARDEN TV 10:06 PM 30 0.12 859
50 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 12:00 PM 60 0.11 346
51 CHRIS JANSING REPORTS MSNBC 1:00 PM 60 0.11 1,610
52 SWAMP PEOPLE HISTORY 8:00 PM 94 0.11 970
53 INGRAHAM ANGLE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.11 2,246
54 FAULKNER FOCUS, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.11 1,636
55 SPORTSCENTER 1AM        L ESPN 1:00 AM 60 0.11 274
56 SIESTA KEY SSN 5 MTV 8:00 PM 60 0.11 249
57 INSIDE THE NBA TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 12:19 AM 46 0.11 343
58 CNN TONIGHT CNN 10:00 PM 60 0.11 736
59 SPORTSCENTER LATE       L ESPN 11:40 PM 80 0.10 326
60 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 1:00 PM 82 0.10 316
61 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 AM 60 0.10 1,615
62 THIS JUST IN  L ESPN 2:22 PM 38 0.10 330
63 FIRST 48 CRITICAL MINUTES A&E NETWORK 9:00 PM 60 0.10 530
64 11TH HOUR W/ S. RUHLE MSNBC 11:00 PM 60 0.10 1,197
65 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 7:00 AM 60 0.10 276
66 SPORTSCENTER MORNING    L ESPN 2:00 AM 60 0.09 192
67 HALLIE JACKSON REPORTS MSNBC 3:00 PM 60 0.09 1,584
68 GROWING UP HIP HOP WETV 9:00 PM 60 0.09 270
69 AT THIS HOUR CNN 11:00 AM 60 0.09 961
70 KATY TUR REPORTS MSNBC 2:00 PM 60 0.09 1,579
71 NFL TOTAL ACCESS NFL NETWORK 8:00 PM 60 0.09 326
72 LOVE AFTER LOCKUP: FL WETV 8:50 PM 10 0.08 270
73 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 10:00 AM 60 0.08 879
74 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 AM 60 0.07 1,598
75 ANDREA MITCHELL REPORTS MSNBC 12:00 PM 60 0.07 1,488
76 UNDISPUTED L: 1597 FOX SPORTS 1 9:30 AM 150 0.07 184
77 FOX NEWS AT NIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 AM 60 0.07 1,000
78 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 AM 60 0.07 1,524
79 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 9:00 AM 60 0.07 693
80 REALLY LOUD HOUSE, THE NICKELODEON 7:00 PM 30 0.07 202
81 COLL BSKTBL: PAC 12 L FOX SPORTS 1 11:29 PM 109 0.07 207
82 BATTLEBOTS SPECIAL DISCOVERY CHANNEL 10:01 PM 60 0.07 381
83 CNN TONIGHT CNN 11:00 PM 60 0.06 499
84 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 AM 60 0.06 1,226
85 MSNBC REPORTS- LIVE MSNBC 11:00 AM 60 0.06 963
86 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L ESPN2 11:09 PM 112 0.06 286
87 WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE BRAVO 10:00 PM 30 0.06 252
88 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 AM 60 0.05 815
89 JOSE DIAZ-BALART REPORTS MSNBC 10:00 AM 60 0.05 895
90 GHOST ADV: HOUSE CALLS TRAVEL CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.05 285
91 FAIRLY ODDER NICKELODEON 7:30 PM 30 0.05 133
92 KOLD X WINDY WETV 10:00 PM 65 0.05 145
93 HERD L: 1925 FOX SPORTS 1 12:00 PM 180 0.05 141
94 LBZ NEXT GEN SNAP NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 10:15 PM 60 0.05 306
95 MTV CRIBS SSN 19 MTV 9:00 PM 30 0.05 172
96 LBZ NEXT GENERATION FL NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 11:15 PM 15 0.04 264
97 PGA TOUR: SENTRY TOURNAMENT OF CHPS GOLF CHANNEL 6:00 PM 246 0.04 321
98 FIRST THINGS FIRST L FOX SPORTS 1 3:00 PM 90 0.04 144
99 FAMILY FEUD (HARVEY) GSN 10:00 PM 30 0.04 346
100 FULL GAME BROADCAST: 2022 WK 9 GB VS. DET NFL NETWORK 9:00 PM 120 0.04 281
101 CNN THIS MORNING CNN 8:00 AM 60 0.04 566
102 MORNING JOE MSNBC 9:00 AM 60 0.04 1,104
103 NFL TOTAL ACCESS NFL NETWORK 7:00 PM 60 0.04 149
104 HAUNTED MUSEUM, THE TRAVEL CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.04 235
105 1000-LB BEST FRIENDS SUPE TLC 10:00 PM 60 0.04 285
106 MORNING JOE: N/A MSNBC 6:00 AM 180 0.04 973
107 CNN THIS MORNING CNN 7:00 AM 60 0.04 431
108 FAMILY FEUD (HARVEY) GSN 10:30 PM 30 0.04 352
109 PORT PROTECT ALASKA FL NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 10:00 PM 15 0.04 413
110 NFL NOW NFL NETWORK 10:00 AM 60 0.04 108
111 FIRST TAKE: N/A ESPN2 12:00 PM 120 0.04 130
112 LIFE BELOW ZERO SNAP NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 9:00 PM 60 0.03 408
113 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L: OREGON/COLORADO ESPN2 9:09 PM 120 0.03 172
114 SPEAK L FOX SPORTS 1 4:30 PM 90 0.03 88
115 CNN THIS MORNING CNN 6:00 AM 60 0.03 333
116 NFL FANTASY LIVE NFL NETWORK 6:00 PM 60 0.03 102
117 KIRI AND LOU NICKELODEON 8:00 AM 30 0.03 79
118 NFL NOW NFL NETWORK 11:00 AM 60 0.03 139
119 TMZ SPORTS FOX SPORTS 1 1:18 AM 28 0.03 69
120 KIRI AND LOU NICK JR 5:00 PM 30 0.03 138
121 BANFIELD NEWSNATION 10:00 PM 60 0.03 176
122 SQUAWK ON THE STREET: N/A CNBC 9:00 AM 120 0.03 180
123 EXCHANGE, THE CNBC 1:00 PM 60 0.02 182
124 PARTNERS IN RHYME WETV 11:05 PM 47 0.02 77
125 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L: SMU/HOUSTON ESPN2 7:00 PM 129 0.02 126
126 COLLEGE FOOTBALL LIVE   L ESPN2 4:00 PM 60 0.02 72
127 NFL NOW NFL NETWORK 12:00 PM 60 0.02 127
128 UP TO THE MINUTE NFL NETWORK 4:39 PM 77 0.02 117
129 AROUND THE HORN ESPN2 1:01 AM 29 0.02 124
130 B1G MENS BASKETBALL L BIG TEN NETWORK 6:30 PM 118 0.02 105
131 FOX CBB TIP-OFF L FOX SPORTS 1 6:30 PM 31 0.02 83
132 FULL GAME BROADCAST NFL NETWORK 3:00 PM 103 0.02 99
133 GOOD MORNING FOOTBALL: N/A NFL NETWORK 7:00 AM 180 0.02 90
134 KUDLOW FOX BUSINESS NETWORK 4:00 PM 60 0.02 287
135 NFL NOW NFL NETWORK 1:00 PM 60 0.02 87
136 QUIEN DA MAS NUEVA YORK UNIVERSO 5:30 PM 30 0.02 66
137 NFL NOW NFL NETWORK 2:00 PM 60 0.02 90
138 B1G WOMENS BASKETBALL L: NORTHWESTERN / ILLINOIS BIG TEN NETWORK 9:00 PM 121 0.02 33
139 CNN/CNN THIS MORNING HLN 6:00 AM 60 0.02 104
140 SPORTSCENTER AM ESPN2 2:00 PM 60 0.02 89
141 POWER LUNCH CNBC 2:00 PM 60 0.02 132
142 GOLF CENTRAL-POST GOLF CHANNEL 10:06 PM 60 0.02 75
143 GET UP: N/A ESPN2 10:00 AM 120 0.02 95
144 NHL THE POINT L ESPN2 5:00 PM 60 0.02 44
145 FAST MONEY HALFTIME RPRT CNBC 12:00 PM 60 0.02 153
146 JENNIFER HUDSON SHOW, THE TLC 6:00 AM 60 0.02 48
147 DAN ABRAMS LIVE NEWSNATION 9:00 PM 60 0.02 158
148 HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL  L ESPNU 5:00 PM 104 0.02 31
149 TECHCHECK CNBC 11:00 AM 60 0.01 126
150 QUIEN DA MAS NUEVA YORK UNIVERSO 5:00 PM 30 0.01 50

 

 

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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.