November 4, 2014

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 25 Monday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 11.3.2014


NETWORK UPDATE:  Removing the MONDAY  NIGHT FOOTBALL simulcast ratings from adjusted numbers lowered both ABC and CW.  JANE THE VIRGIN dropped 0.2 from this morning’s rating, and DANCING WITH THE STARS, COUNTDOWN TO THE CMAs and THE ORIGINALS all lost 0.1.  In addition, THE VOICE gained 0.1.

Ratings fin key demos or the Top 25 original cable telecasts (plus a few other lower-rated but noteworthy programs):

The national airing of MONDAY  NIGHT FOOTBALL on ESPN was at the top of the night’s cable originals as usual–however, its 4.29 rating was down a massive 2.6 from last week’s Dallas/Washington game.  LOVE & HIP-HOP HOLLYWOOD gained 0.08 for VH1 at 1.35, and K. MICHELLE: MY LIFE followed it strongly at 1.14,  with TINY & SHEKINAH’S WEAVE airing afterward at 0.85.  WWE (USA) was up a bit at 1.25-1.34 over its 3 hours, which peaked last week at 1.28.  FAST N LOUD (Discovery) gained 0.14 to 0.89, followed by MISFIT GARAGE, up 0.11 to 0.59.  On Bravo, VANDERPUMP RULES was at 0.70, but EUROS OF HOLLYWOOD lost most of that lead-in at 0.27.  AMERICAN DAD (TBS) was consistent at 0.60, as was MIKE TYSON MYSTERIES (Adult Swim) at 0.49, both within a hundredth of last week.  MTV’s ARE YOU THE ONE was up slightly at 0.39/0.21, compared to 0.35/0.16 last week.  2 episodes of ANGER MANAGEMENT (FX) were at 0.28/0.27.  OLIVE KITTERIDGE (HBO) was low but consistent in its concluding 2 hours at 0.09 in 18-49s and 467K total viewers. 

Top 25 Cable MON Nov 3 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.