December 30, 2014

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 25 Sunday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 12.28.2014


NETWORK UPDATE:  after the night’s NFL overruns were accounted for, UNDERCOVER BOSS gained 0.2 to 1.8, and the sliver of CSI that was in primetime was at 1.4.  SUNDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL, meanwhile, adjusted up to 6.6, up half a point from the previous week’s game.

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

REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA remained atop the Sunday cable ratings, up 0.14 from last week to 1.40.  It was a good week for TNT’s THE LIBRARIANS, up an impressive 0.21 to 0.97.  TLC’s 90 DAY FIANCE and E!’s KOURTNEY & KHLOE TAKE THE HAMPTONS were also way up, respectively by 0.27 to 0.93 and by 0.28 to 0.90.  FIANCE had a pre-show at 0.40, and a 10PM YEAR OF LOVE special was at 0.31.  On History, ALASKA OFF-ROAD WARRIORS was up 0.15 to 0.58, and AX MEN was up a tenth to 0.57.    The (season? series?) finale of THE COMEBACK (HBO) doubled the previous week at 0.12. 

Top 25 Cable SUN 28 Dec 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.