April 7, 2015

UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 25 Saturday Cable Originals: 4.4.2015

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

TBS and TNT’s NCAA FINAL FOUR games had the spotlight on Saturday cable, with TBS scoring 3.25 for Duke vs. Michigan State and 5.48 for Kentucky vs. Wisconsin, and TNT at 1.05/1.44 for the games.  The highest rated non-sports programming was HGTV’s LOG CABIN LIVING at 0.41/0.39, and then Food Network’s PIONEER WOMAN, down 0.08 to 0.31 (later on the latter network, THE KITCHEN AT FN was down 0.04 to 0.21).  The season premiere of Starz’s OUTLANDER was at 0.27.  THE GOOD WITCH (Hallmark) dropped 0.05 to 0.13. 

Top 25 Cable Plus SAT.4 Apr 2015

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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.