December 1, 2014

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 25 Wednesday Cable Originals (& Network Update): 11.26.2014


NETWORK UPDATE:  A CHARLIE BROWN THANKSGIVING gained 0.1 in final numbers on Wednesday.

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

There was no AMERICAN HORROR STORY on Thanksgiving Eve, which gave the nightly win to DUCK DYNASTY (A&E), down 0.05 to 0.93.  Lead-out COUNTRY BUCK$ was at 0.52/0.36, down a steep 0.26/0.15 from last week.  ESPN’s NBA game was at 0.55, about half of the previous Wednesday’s games, and it was followed by an NCAA BASKETBALL game at 0.45.  On MTV, SNOOKI & JWOWW gained a tenth to 0.46, and an AFTER-SHOW was at 0.28.  AMERICAN PICKERS (History) lost 0.12 to 0.45, as did lead-out DOWN EAST DICKERING at 0.35.  FOR BETTER OR WORSE (OWN) was steady, up 0.01 to 0.28.  HOT IN CLEVELAND (TVLand) was at 0.20.

Top 25 Cable WED Nov 26 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.