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January 12, 2023

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Wednesday 1.11.2023 Top 150 Cable Originals & Network Finals UPDATED

 

BROADCAST FINALS

ABC:  Airing for the first time since December 7, THE CONNERS gained 0.07 to 0.59, and THE GOLDBERGS was up 0.03 to 0.42.  ABBOTT ELEMENTARY lost 0.07 to 0.51, HOME ECONOMICS dropped 0.06 to 0.32, and BIG SKY was down 0.02 to 0.21.

CBS:  THE PRICE IS RIGHT AT NIGHT rose 0.07 to 0.58.  LINGO premiered at 0.45, and TOUGH AS NAILS was down 0.03 to 0.28.

NBC:  The CHICAGO franchise had MED down a tick to 0.62, FIRE up 0.02 to 0.67, and PD up 0.06 to 0.62. 

FOX:  NAME THAT TUNE premiered at 0.35, and SPECIAL FORCES was down 0.05 to 0.37.

CW:  Reruns at 0.08/0.03.

TELEMUNDO:  EXATLON ticked up to 0.27, REINA DEL SUR gained 0.02 to 0.27, and AMOR Y TRAICION was down 0.03 to 0.18.

UNIVISION:  VENCER LA AUSCENCIA fell 0.08 to 0.41, EL CAMINO ES AMARTE dropped 0.03 to 0.47, and CABO was at 0.47.

 

Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart

 

CABLE HIGHLIGHTS:  ESPN’s NBA doubleheader was at 0.37/0.33.  TBS’s AEW: DYNAMITE rose 0.07 to 0.33.  MTV’s THE CHALLENGE was steady at 0.25.  Cable news was led by Fox News’s TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT at 0.24/0.42/3.3M, with CNN’s ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT at 0.11/0.15/700K, and MSNBC’s ALL IN WITH CHRIS HAYES at 0.09/1.4M.  On Bravo, REAL HOUSEWIVES OF SALT LAKE CITY edged up 0.02 to 0.24.  On BET, SISTAS ticked up to 0.23 (BET Her simulcast at 0.02), and KINGDOM BUSINESS was at 0.09.  ESPN2’s COLLEGE BASKETBALL was at 0.18/0.15.  Lifetime’s MARRIED AT FIRST SIGHT was up 0.03 to 0.17.  On Food Network, GUY’S GROCERY GAMES slipped 0.02 to 0.16, and NFL TAILGATE TAKEDOWN was at 0.12.  On ID, SEE NO EVIL gained 0.02 to 0.14, and MURDER UNDER THE FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS was up 0.03 to 0.13.  On Discovery, MOONSHINERS was at 0.14/0.09 compared to last week’s 0.14/0.09.  On TLC, 1000-LB BEST FRIENDS rose 0.03 to 0.13, and MY 600-LB LIFE was down 0.04 to 0.07.  On HGTV, BROTHER VS BROTHER was at 0.12.  On History, AMERICAN PICKERS lost 0.04 to 0.07, and SECRET RESTORATION was down 0.03 to 0.03.

Top 50 Original Cable Telecasts with Demographic Detail

Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts
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Top 150 Original Cable Telecasts: Wednesday January 11, 2023 P18-49 P2+
Rank Program Net Start Mins Rating (000s)
1 NBA REGULAR SEASON     L: MILWAUKEE/ATLANTA ESPN 7:44 PM 141 0.37 955
2 NBA REGULAR SEASON     L: PHOENIX/DENVER ESPN 10:05 PM 143 0.33 876
3 AEW: ALL ELITE WRESTLING: DYNAMITE 0171 LOS ANGELES CA TBS NETWORK 8:00 PM 120 0.33 967
4 CHALLENGE: RIDE OR DIES MTV 8:00 PM 91 0.25 558
5 NBA COURTSIDE  L ESPN 7:30 PM 14 0.24 615
6 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.24 3,275
7 REAL HOUSEWIVES OF SLC BRAVO 8:00 PM 60 0.24 692
8 SISTAS SERIES S5 BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV 9:00 PM 60 0.23 992
9 FIVE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 5:00 PM 60 0.21 3,609
10 SPORTSCENTER 12AM  L ESPN 12:28 AM 62 0.20 468
11 PARDON THE INTERRUPTION ESPN 5:30 PM 30 0.20 729
12 NBA PRE-GAME    L ESPN 7:00 PM 30 0.19 477
13 NFL LIVE                L ESPN 4:00 PM 60 0.18 469
14 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L: ALABAMA/TENNESSEE ESPN2 7:00 PM 144 0.18 695
15 JESSE WATTERS PRIMETIME FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 PM 60 0.17 2,992
16 AROUND THE HORN ESPN 5:00 PM 30 0.17 486
17 SPORTSCENTER EARLY      L ESPN 6:00 PM 60 0.17 456
18 MARRIED AT FIRST ST (LIF): RUNAWAY GROOM? 1602 LIFETIME TELEVISION 8:00 PM 123 0.17 891
19 GUYS GROCERY GAMES FOOD NETWORK 8:00 PM 60 0.16 708
20 SPORTSCENTER 12AM  L ESPN 1:30 AM 60 0.15 329
21 COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN    L ESPN2 9:24 PM 108 0.15 520
22 SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 PM 60 0.14 2,671
23 HANNITY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.14 2,648
24 NBA TODAY L ESPN 3:00 PM 60 0.14 334
25 SEE NO EVIL INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 9:00 PM 60 0.14 757
26 GUTFELD! FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 PM 60 0.14 2,054
27 MOONSHINERS DISCOVERY CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.14 734
28 THIS JUST IN  L ESPN 2:00 PM 60 0.13 338
29 OUTNUMBERED FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 PM 60 0.13 1,760
30 INGRAHAM ANGLE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.13 2,246
31 1000-LB BEST FRIENDS TLC 10:00 PM 60 0.13 523
32 MURDER FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHT INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 10:00 PM 60 0.13 649
33 FIRST TAKE   L: N/A ESPN 10:00 AM 120 0.12 412
34 GET UP   L: N/A ESPN 8:00 AM 120 0.12 372
35 HOUSE HUNTERS HOME AND GARDEN TV 10:31 PM 30 0.12 1,021
36 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 12:00 PM 61 0.12 318
37 BROTHER VS BROTHER HOME AND GARDEN TV 9:00 PM 61 0.12 1,031
38 NFL TAILGATE TAKEDOWN FOOD NETWORK 9:00 PM 60 0.12 502
39 HOUSE HUNTERS HOME AND GARDEN TV 10:01 PM 30 0.12 979
40 AMERICA REPORTS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:00 PM 60 0.11 1,460
41 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 1:01 PM 59 0.11 326
42 ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT CNN 7:00 PM 60 0.11 717
43 FAULKNER FOCUS, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.11 1,642
44 THE FIRST 48 A&E NETWORK 12:00 AM 58 0.10 314
45 NEIGHBORHOOD, THE BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV 8:30 PM 30 0.10 403
46 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 AM 60 0.10 1,598
47 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 AM 60 0.10 1,744
48 MOONSHINERS: MASTER TOURN DISCOVERY CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.09 522
49 AMERICA REPORTS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 2:00 PM 60 0.09 1,372
50 KINGDOM BUSINESS BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV 10:00 PM 60 0.09 483
51 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 AM 60 0.09 1,569
52 CNN TONIGHT CNN 10:00 PM 60 0.09 525
53 STORY, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 3:00 PM 60 0.09 1,519
54 SITUATION ROOM CNN 6:00 PM 60 0.09 609
55 ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN 9:00 PM 60 0.09 635
56 NEIGHBORHOOD, THE BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV 7:00 PM 30 0.09 298
57 ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES MSNBC 8:00 PM 60 0.09 1,447
58 ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN 8:00 PM 60 0.09 765
59 LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL MSNBC 10:00 PM 60 0.08 1,389
60 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 7:00 AM 60 0.08 217
61 YOUR WORLD W/NEIL CAVUTO FOX NEWS CHANNEL 4:00 PM 60 0.08 1,562
62 THE FIRST 48 A&E NETWORK 8:00 PM 58 0.08 350
63 NHL REGULAR SEASON L: SAN JOSE/LOS ANGELES TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 10:18 PM 153 0.08 217
64 REIDOUT MSNBC 7:00 PM 60 0.08 1,231
65 11TH HOUR W/ S. RUHLE MSNBC 11:00 PM 60 0.08 859
66 NHL REGULAR SEASON L: NASHVILLE/TORONTO TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 7:40 PM 158 0.08 258
67 MAFS: AFTERPARTY LIFETIME TELEVISION 10:03 PM 30 0.08 588
68 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 AM 60 0.08 1,326
69 ALEX WAGNER TONIGHT MSNBC 9:00 PM 60 0.08 1,226
70 NEIGHBORHOOD, THE BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV 7:30 PM 30 0.08 284
71 WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE BRAVO 10:00 PM 30 0.07 247
72 LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER CNN 5:00 PM 60 0.07 684
73 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 AM 60 0.07 988
74 NEIGHBORHOOD, THE BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV 8:00 PM 30 0.07 304
75 CNN THIS MORNING CNN 8:00 AM 60 0.07 520
76 NFL SLIMETIME NICKELODEON 7:00 PM 30 0.07 205
77 SPORTSCENTER LATE       L ESPN2 11:12 PM 48 0.07 241
78 BEAT W/ARI MELBER MSNBC 6:00 PM 60 0.07 1,354
79 MY 600-LB LIFE:WHERE ARE: N/A TLC 8:00 PM 120 0.07 377
80 AMERICAN PICKERS HISTORY 9:00 PM 63 0.07 797
81 SUPER COPA    L: REAL MADRID/VALENCIA ESPN DEPORTES 1:30 PM 202 0.06 111
82 FOX NEWS AT NIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 AM 60 0.06 905
83 LOVE WITHOUT BORDERS BRAVO 9:00 PM 60 0.06 230
84 DEADLINE:WHITE HOUSE: N/A MSNBC 4:00 PM 120 0.06 1,294
85 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 2:00 PM 60 0.06 649
86 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 1:00 PM 60 0.06 627
87 SUPERKITTIES DISNEY CHANNEL 10:30 AM 25 0.06 175
88 SUPERKITTIES DISNEY JUNIOR 10:30 AM 25 0.06 160
89 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 3:00 PM 60 0.06 658
90 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 9:00 AM 60 0.05 587
91 INSIDE POLITICS CNN 12:00 PM 60 0.05 604
92 HERD L: 1929 FOX SPORTS 1 12:00 PM 180 0.05 151
93 SPORTSCENTER 12AM  L ESPN2 12:00 AM 30 0.05 162
94 AMERICAN PICKERS: BEST OF HISTORY 8:00 PM 60 0.05 649
95 FIRST THINGS FIRST L FOX SPORTS 1 3:00 PM 90 0.05 147
96 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 10:00 AM 60 0.05 594
97 LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER CNN 4:00 PM 60 0.05 694
98 CNN TONIGHT CNN 11:00 PM 60 0.05 353
99 CNN THIS MORNING CNN 7:00 AM 60 0.05 381
100 FAMILY FEUD (HARVEY) GSN 10:00 PM 30 0.04 314
101 AT THIS HOUR CNN 11:00 AM 60 0.04 525
102 B1G MENS BASKETBALL L BIG TEN NETWORK 7:00 PM 109 0.04 192
103 KIRI AND LOU NICKELODEON 8:00 AM 30 0.04 122
104 TRAFFICKED W. MVZ CUT NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 8:00 PM 30 0.04 226
105 FAMILY FEUD (HARVEY) GSN 10:30 PM 30 0.04 289
106 TRAFFICKED FL NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 11:00 PM 15 0.04 176
107 HALLIE JACKSON REPORTS MSNBC 3:00 PM 60 0.04 785
108 NFL NOW NFL NETWORK 2:00 PM 60 0.04 110
109 COLL BSKTBL: BIG EAST L: CREIGHTON/XAVIER FOX SPORTS 1 7:00 PM 130 0.04 169
110 MORNING JOE MSNBC 9:00 AM 60 0.04 887
111 NFL NOW NFL NETWORK 1:00 PM 60 0.04 104
112 UNDISPUTED L: 1601 FOX SPORTS 1 9:30 AM 150 0.04 127
113 MASTER MINDS GSN 6:00 PM 30 0.03 467
114 TRAFFICKED W. MVZ CUT NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 8:30 PM 30 0.03 196
115 DATELINE: SECRETS UNCOVRD OXYGEN MEDIA 8:00 PM 60 0.03 359
116 KATY TUR REPORTS MSNBC 2:00 PM 60 0.03 772
117 MORNING JOE: N/A MSNBC 6:00 AM 180 0.03 805
118 NHL RS POSTGAME TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 12:51 AM 33 0.03 86
119 ANDREA MITCHELL REPORTS MSNBC 12:00 PM 60 0.03 623
120 CONTACTO DEPORTIVO L TUDN 10:00 PM 60 0.03 75
121 NFL TOTAL ACCESS NFL NETWORK 7:00 PM 60 0.03 128
122 NHL RS PREGAME TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION 7:00 PM 40 0.03 155
123 CNN THIS MORNING CNN 6:00 AM 60 0.03 290
124 SPEAK L FOX SPORTS 1 4:30 PM 90 0.03 101
125 TRAFFICKED W. MVZ CUT NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 10:30 PM 30 0.03 181
126 GET UP: N/A ESPN2 10:00 AM 120 0.03 100
127 WEATHER UNDERGROUND THE WEATHER CHANNEL 2:00 PM 60 0.03 162
128 JOSE DIAZ-BALART REPORTS MSNBC 10:00 AM 60 0.03 636
129 TRAFFICKED W. MVZ CUT NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 9:00 PM 30 0.03 200
130 CHRIS JANSING REPORTS MSNBC 1:00 PM 60 0.03 665
131 TRAFFICKED W. MVZ CUT NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 10:00 PM 30 0.03 188
132 NFL LIVE ESPN2 5:00 PM 60 0.03 100
133 SECRET RESTORATION HISTORY 10:03 PM 62 0.03 407
134 IN WITH THE OLD MAGNOLIA NETWORK 8:00 PM 60 0.03 241
135 MSNBC REPORTS- LIVE MSNBC 11:00 AM 60 0.03 532
136 ENGINEERING ON THE EDGE SCIENCE 10:00 PM 60 0.02 139
137 AROUND THE HORN ESPN2 6:00 PM 30 0.02 96
138 KIRI AND LOU NICK JR 5:00 PM 30 0.02 139
139 FIRST TAKE ESPN2 12:00 PM 90 0.02 97
140 SUPER COPA FOOTBALL  L: REAL MADRID/VALENCIA ESPN2 1:51 PM 189 0.02 110
141 MECUM AUTO AUCTIONS: MUSC: 6 – KISSIMMEE FLORIDA EPISODE 6 MOTOR TREND 3:00 PM 180 0.02 231
142 PARDON THE INTERRUPTION ESPN2 6:30 PM 30 0.02 105
143 WEATHER UNDERGROUND THE WEATHER CHANNEL 3:00 PM 60 0.02 148
144 DAN ABRAMS LIVE NEWSNATION 9:00 PM 60 0.02 152
145 E! NEWS E! 11:30 PM 30 0.02 80
146 NFL TOTAL ACCESS NFL NETWORK 6:00 PM 60 0.02 89
147 WOM COLL BKBL: BIG EAST L FOX SPORTS 1 9:10 PM 104 0.02 56
148 SQUAWK ON THE STREET: N/A CNBC 9:00 AM 120 0.02 210
149 SISTAS SERIES S5 BET HER 9:00 PM 60 0.02 112
150 WEATHER UNDERGROUND THE WEATHER CHANNEL 4:00 PM 60 0.02 126

 

 

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About the Author

Mitch Salem
MITCH SALEM has worked on the business side of the entertainment industry for 20 years, as a senior business affairs executive and attorney for such companies as NBC, ABC, USA, Syfy, Bravo, and BermanBraun Productions, and before that, at the NY law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges. During all that, he has more or less constantly been going to the movies and watching TV, and writing about both since the 1980s. His film reviews also currently appear on screened.com and the-burg.com. In addition, he is co-writer of an episode of the television series "Felicity."