October 7, 2014

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 25 Monday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 10.6.2014


NETWORK UPDATE:  Yes, both ABC shows climbed in final numbers, 0.1 bumps for DANCING WITH THE STARS and CASTLE.  There was also an 0.1 increase for THE BIG BANG THEORY.  On NBC, THE VOICE grew by 0.1 but THE BLACKLIST lost the corresponding tenth. 

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

ESPN’S MONDAY  NIGHT FOOTBALL naturally dominated all of television, even beating THE BIG BANG THEORY, but its 4.82 was down almost half a point from last week’s game.  The 3 hours of WWE on USA were at 1.14-1.34, down 0.12-0.26 from last week.  On VH1, LOVE & HIP-HOP HOLLYWOOD lost 0.12 to hit 1.20, then 2 episodes of TI & TINY, at 0.88/0.79, were both below last week’s 0.96.  The primetime BASEBALL PLAYOFFS game on Fox Sports 1 was at 0.82, with the early game on MLB Network at 0.43.  FAST N LOUD (Discovery) dropped 0.13 from last week to 0.37.  A TEEN MOM special on MTV was at 0.54, leading into the season premiere of ARE YOU THE ONE? at 0.34. 

Top 25 Cable MON Oct 6 2014


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.