January 13, 2015

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 25 Saturday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 1.10.2015


NETWORK UPDATE  FOX’s NFC DIVISIONAL PLAYOFF GAME adjusted up to 10.4 in final numbers.

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

ESPN’s COLLEGE BASKETBALL took the top 2 slots with a pair of afternoon games on a soft Saturday for cable, at 0.59/0.44.  A 10AM airing of PIONEER WOMAN (Food) was steady at 0.40, the same rating as Adult Swim’s BLACK DYNAMITE, with Discovery’s MYTHBUSTERS just a tick behind at 0.39.  SEX SENT ME TO THE ER (TLC) was down more than a tenth from last week at 0.31/0.29/0.19.  THE TRANSPORTER (TNT) lost 0.04 to 0.17, and the finale of THE MISSING (Starz) gained one-hundredth for 0.04.

Top 25 Cable SAT 10 Jan 2015

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.