September 29, 2014

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 25 Friday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 9.26.2014


NETWORK UPDATE:  HAWAII 5-0 lost another 0.1 in final Friday numbers.  SHARK TANK was up 0.1. 

Ratings in key demos for the Top 25 original cable telecasts Friday:

GIRL MEETS WORLD (Disney) lost 0.09 from last Friday but still topped this week’s very quiet Friday cable originals at 0.63, with lead-in JESSIE down 0.06 to 0.35 and lead-out DOG WITH A BLOG at 0.39.  Syfy’s WWE night dropped 0.15 to 0.62 for 2d place, and the same network’s Z NATION lost 0.12 to a series low 0.38.  BERING SEA GOLD (Discovery) was also down 0.12 to 0.42, and its lead-out AIRPLANE REPO fell 0.05 to 0.38.  HBO’s REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER was one of the few shows to register an increase, up 0.04 to 0.31.  THE KNICK (Cinemax) ticked up to 0.12, and held steady with 358K total viewers. 

Top 25 Cable FRI Sep 26 2014

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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.