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August 4, 2022

SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Wednesday 8.3.2022 Top 150 Cable Originals & Network Finals UPDATED

 

BROADCAST FINALS

ABC:  CMA FEST was at 0.51, down from 0.8 for its 2019 airing.

CBS:  BIG BROTHER gained 0.04 to 0.79, THE CHALLENGE lost 0.04 to 0.38, and a SWAT rerun was at 0.17.

NBC:  Reruns at 0.26/0.34/0.37.

FOX:  MASTERCHEF dropped 0.06 to 0.36, and SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE was down 0.06 to 0.23.

CW:  MYSTERIES DECODED shed 0.02 to 0.03, and the new WELLINGTON PARANORMAL held at 0.02, followed by a rerun at 0.02.

TELEMUNDO:  CASA DE FAMOSOS rose a tenth to 0.41, AMOR VALIENTE climbed 0.07 to 0.28, and INFIEL was up 0.07 to 0.29.

UNIVISION:  A LEAGUES CUP match was at 0.40, and FUTBAL CENTRAL was at 0.42.

 

Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart

 

CABLE HIGHLIGHTS:  TBS’s AEW: DYNAMITE ticked down to 0.32.  On Bravo, REAL HOUSEWIVES OF BEVERLY HILLS gained 0.03 to 0.30, and REAL HOUSEWIVES OF DUBAI ticked down to 0.15.  Cable news was led by Fox News’s TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT at 0.21/0.33/3.1M, with CNN TONIGHT at 0.10/0.16/800K, and MSNBC’s 11TH HOUR at 0.06/900K.  BET’s SISTAS ticked down to 0.20 (plus 0.06 via BET Her simulcast), and ALL THE QUEEN’S MEN ticked down to 0.12 (plus 0.02/69K).  Lifetime’s MARRIED AT FIRST SIGHT edged up 0.02 to 0.19.  On TLC, DR PIMPLE POPPER lost 0.02 to 0.17, and MY FEET ARE KILLING ME was down 0.03 to 0.10.  TUDN’s LEAGUES CUP matches were at 0.17/0.12.  On Food Network, GUY’S GROCERY GAMES ticked up to 0.16.  On HGTV, HOUSE HUNTERS was at 0.16/0.15 compared to last week’s 0.14/0.13, and BARGAIN BLOCK ticked down to 0.10.  On A&E, ROAD WARS was steady at 0.13, NEIGHBORHOOD WARS dropped 0.03 to 0.12, and COURT CAM was at 0.11/0.10 compared to last week’s 0.14/0.12.  On ID, THE MURDER TAPES held at 0.10, and AMERICAN DETECTIVE stayed at 0.08.  On Discovery, EXPEDITION UNKNOWN was at 0.08, and ALMOST HUMAN was at 0.04.  On History, FORGED IN FIRE fell 0.04 to 0.08, and MORE POWER ticked down to 0.06.  On Freeform, GROWN-ISH dropped 0.02 to 0.03, and EVERYTHING’S TRASH ticked up 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 August 3, 2022 P18-49 P2+
Rank Program Net Start Mins Rating (000s)
1 AEW: ALL ELITE WRESTLING: DYNAMITE 0148 COLUMBUS OH TBS NETWORK 8:00 PM 120 0.32 938
2 REAL HOUSEWIVES BEV HILLS BRAVO 8:00 PM 60 0.30 1,184
3 TUCKER CARLSON TONIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 PM 60 0.21 3,113
4 SISTAS SERIES S4 BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV 9:00 PM 60 0.20 996
5 FIVE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 5:00 PM 60 0.20 3,112
6 MARRIED AT FIRST ST (LIF): EVERYTHING WHALE BE OKAY 1505 LIFETIME TELEVISION 8:00 PM 123 0.19 903
7 DR. PIMPLE POPPER TLC 9:00 PM 60 0.17 1,242
8 LEAGUES CUP LF: LAFC / CLUB AMERICA TUDN 11:00 PM 149 0.17 395
9 GUYS GROCERY GAMES FOOD NETWORK 9:00 PM 60 0.16 726
10 GUTFELD! FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 PM 60 0.16 2,068
11 HOUSE HUNTERS HOME AND GARDEN TV 10:31 PM 30 0.16 1,168
12 SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 PM 60 0.15 2,305
13 HANNITY FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 PM 60 0.15 2,638
14 JESSE WATTERS PRIMETIME FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 PM 60 0.15 2,621
15 REAL HOUSEWIVES OF DUBAI BRAVO 9:00 PM 60 0.15 643
16 HOUSE HUNTERS HOME AND GARDEN TV 10:01 PM 30 0.15 1,252
17 INGRAHAM ANGLE, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 PM 60 0.14 2,322
18 RIDICULOUSNESS SSN27 MTV 8:30 PM 30 0.14 395
19 RIDICULOUSNESS SSN27 MTV 8:00 PM 30 0.14 351
20 OUTNUMBERED FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 PM 60 0.13 1,731
21 SPORTSCENTER EARLY      L ESPN 6:00 PM 60 0.13 340
22 FUTBOL CENTRAL PT WED TUDN 10:25 PM 35 0.13 285
23 ROAD WARS A&E NETWORK 10:32 PM 32 0.13 746
24 LEAGUES CUP WED: LA GALAXY/ CHIVAS GUADALAJARA TUDN 8:00 PM 145 0.12 299
25 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 10:00 AM 60 0.12 1,599
26 FAULKNER FOCUS, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 11:00 AM 60 0.12 1,633
27 ALL THE QUEENS MEN BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV 10:00 PM 60 0.12 625
28 NEIGHBORHOOD WARS A&E NETWORK 10:01 PM 31 0.12 715
29 COURT CAM A&E NETWORK 9:30 PM 31 0.11 713
30 BARGAIN BLOCK REPACK HOME AND GARDEN TV 7:00 PM 60 0.11 816
31 SPORTSCENTER PRIME    L ESPN 7:00 PM 60 0.11 317
32 AMERICAS NEWSROOM FOX NEWS CHANNEL 9:00 AM 60 0.11 1,615
33 AMERICA REPORTS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 1:00 PM 60 0.11 1,443
34 MY FEET KILLING ME:FNOTES TLC 10:00 PM 60 0.10 773
35 PARDON THE INTERRUPTION ESPN 5:30 PM 30 0.10 483
36 BARGAIN BLOCK: BRGN BUYS HOME AND GARDEN TV 9:00 PM 61 0.10 990
37 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 6:00 AM 60 0.10 1,004
38 WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE BRAVO 10:00 PM 30 0.10 432
39 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 7:00 AM 60 0.10 1,326
40 COURT CAM A&E NETWORK 9:00 PM 30 0.10 668
41 CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD BLACK ENTERTAINMENT TV 8:00 PM 60 0.10 542
42 MURDER TAPES, THE INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 9:00 PM 60 0.10 560
43 CNN TONIGHT CNN 9:00 PM 60 0.10 786
44 DAILY SHOW COMEDY CENTRAL 11:00 PM 33 0.10 348
45 FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 8:00 AM 60 0.10 1,471
46 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 12:00 PM 60 0.09 240
47 AROUND THE HORN ESPN 5:00 PM 30 0.09 320
48 DR. PIMPLE POPPER:POP UPS TLC 8:00 PM 60 0.09 720
49 LEAGUES CUP  L: LA GALAXY/CHIVAS DE GUADALAJARA ESPN 8:00 PM 152 0.09 219
50 STORY, THE FOX NEWS CHANNEL 3:00 PM 60 0.09 1,467
51 YOUR WORLD W/NEIL CAVUTO FOX NEWS CHANNEL 4:00 PM 60 0.09 1,555
52 FOX NEWS AT NIGHT FOX NEWS CHANNEL 12:00 AM 60 0.09 1,062
53 5 GUYS A WEEK LIFETIME TELEVISION 10:03 PM 60 0.08 309
54 NFL LIVE                L ESPN 4:00 PM 60 0.08 284
55 EXPEDITION UNKNOWN DISCOVERY CHANNEL 8:00 PM 64 0.08 1,068
56 AMERICA REPORTS FOX NEWS CHANNEL 2:00 PM 60 0.08 1,442
57 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 10:00 AM 61 0.08 647
58 DON LEMON TONIGHT CNN 10:00 PM 60 0.08 773
59 AMERICAN DETECTIVE W/ JK INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY 10:00 PM 61 0.08 632
60 LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER CNN 4:00 PM 60 0.08 845
61 UNDISPUTED L: 1490 FOX SPORTS 1 9:30 AM 150 0.08 179
62 AT THIS HOUR CNN 11:01 AM 59 0.08 686
63 FORGED IN FIRE HISTORY 9:00 PM 63 0.08 565
64 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 9:00 AM 60 0.08 588
65 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 1:00 PM 60 0.08 217
66 FIRST TAKE   L: N/A ESPN 10:00 AM 120 0.07 228
67 NBA TODAY L ESPN 3:00 PM 60 0.07 238
68 INSIDE POLITICS CNN 12:00 PM 60 0.07 648
69 NEW DAY CNN 8:00 AM 60 0.07 519
70 ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT CNN 7:00 PM 60 0.07 618
71 SITUATION ROOM CNN 6:00 PM 60 0.07 583
72 MIDDLEMOST POST NICKELODEON 2:00 PM 30 0.07 303
73 ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN 8:00 PM 60 0.07 811
74 DAILY SHOW – SUS COMEDY CENTRAL 11:33 PM 15 0.07 194
75 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 1:00 PM 60 0.07 555
76 LEAGUES CUP  L: LAFC/CLUB AMERICA ESPN 10:32 PM 175 0.07 148
77 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 2:00 PM 60 0.07 606
78 LEAD WITH JAKE TAPPER CNN 5:00 PM 60 0.07 791
79 11TH HOUR W/ S. RUHLE MSNBC 11:00 PM 60 0.06 889
80 CAR ISSUES MOTOR TREND 9:00 PM 30 0.06 239
81 CNN NEWSROOM CNN 3:00 PM 60 0.06 706
82 GET UP   L: N/A ESPN 8:00 AM 120 0.06 248
83 THIS JUST IN  L ESPN 2:00 PM 60 0.06 181
84 SISTAS SERIES S4 BET HER 9:00 PM 60 0.06 149
85 MORE POWER HISTORY 10:03 PM 31 0.06 369
86 SPORTSCENTER 12AM  L ESPN2 12:00 AM 60 0.06 152
87 COURT CAM A&E NETWORK 12:03 AM 28 0.06 333
88 POCOYO THE CARTOON NETWORK 6:00 AM 30 0.06 102
89 BEAT W/ARI MELBER MSNBC 6:00 PM 60 0.06 1,325
90 COURT CAM A&E NETWORK 8:00 PM 28 0.06 402
91 REAL HOUSEWIVES BEV HILLS BRAVO 7:00 PM 60 0.05 325
92 SHOWCASE GAME: LAD AT SF/COL AT SD MLB NETWORK 9:46 PM 189 0.05 254
93 NEW DAY CNN 7:00 AM 60 0.05 377
94 ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES MSNBC 8:00 PM 60 0.05 1,181
95 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN 7:00 AM 60 0.05 152
96 CRANK YANKERS COMEDY CENTRAL 8:30 PM 29 0.05 116
97 NARCO WARS NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 9:00 PM 60 0.05 213
98 MLBT ON DECK CIRCLE MLB NETWORK 8:30 PM 76 0.05 192
99 MAFS: AFTERPARTY LIFETIME TELEVISION 11:03 PM 30 0.05 335
100 REIDOUT MSNBC 7:00 PM 60 0.05 1,065
101 DEADLINE:WHITE HOUSE: N/A MSNBC 4:00 PM 120 0.05 1,182
102 MORNING JOE MSNBC 9:00 AM 60 0.05 943
103 MORNING JOE: N/A MSNBC 6:00 AM 180 0.05 922
104 PEOPLE PUZZLER GSN 6:00 PM 30 0.05 498
105 NARCO WARS COMPS NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC 10:00 PM 60 0.05 196
106 MSNBC PRIME MSNBC 9:00 PM 60 0.05 1,223
107 BONES BBC-AMERICA 10:00 PM 60 0.05 250
108 LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL MSNBC 10:00 PM 60 0.04 968
109 NEW DAY CNN 6:00 AM 60 0.04 323
110 SPORTSCENTER LATE       L ESPN2 11:00 PM 60 0.04 112
111 ALMOST HUMAN: RISE OF APE: N/A DISCOVERY CHANNEL 9:04 PM 122 0.04 441
112 MLB TONIGHT PRIME MLB NETWORK 8:00 PM 30 0.04 165
113 NFL TOTAL ACCESS: N/A NFL NETWORK 6:00 PM 120 0.04 153
114 BUGS BUNNY BUILDERS THE CARTOON NETWORK 9:30 AM 30 0.04 132
115 HERD L: 1817 FOX SPORTS 1 12:00 PM 180 0.04 86
116 BONES BBC-AMERICA 5:00 PM 60 0.04 224
117 JOSE DIAZ-BALART REPORTS MSNBC 10:00 AM 60 0.04 692
118 BONES BBC-AMERICA 9:00 PM 60 0.04 239
119 CRANK YANKERS COMEDY CENTRAL 8:00 PM 30 0.04 112
120 MLB TONIGHT BP MLB NETWORK 7:24 PM 36 0.04 170
121 TEEN TITANS GO THE CARTOON NETWORK 6:00 PM 15 0.04 116
122 INSIDE TRAINING CAMP LIVE: N/A NFL NETWORK 2:00 PM 240 0.04 128
123 DATELINE: SECRETS UNCOVRD OXYGEN MEDIA 8:00 PM 60 0.04 376
124 HALLIE JACKSON REPORTS MSNBC 3:00 PM 60 0.03 743
125 GROWN-ISH FREEFORM 10:00 PM 30 0.03 96
126 CHRIS JANSING REPORTS MSNBC 1:00 PM 60 0.03 687
127 SPORTSCENTER 1AM        L ESPN 1:27 AM 63 0.03 104
128 BONES BBC-AMERICA 11:00 PM 60 0.03 152
129 PARDON THE INTERRUPTION ESPN2 7:30 PM 30 0.03 116
130 WORLD BIGGEST HAMMER SNAP NAT GEO WILD 10:00 PM 60 0.03 119
131 WHAT ON EARTH SCIENCE 9:00 PM 60 0.03 220
132 BONES BBC-AMERICA 6:00 PM 60 0.03 197
133 COUNTING JAWS SNAP NAT GEO WILD 9:00 PM 60 0.03 94
134 MSNBC REPORTS- LIVE MSNBC 11:00 AM 60 0.03 567
135 AFTERNOON BASEBALL GAME: NYM AT WAS/BOS AT HOU MLB NETWORK 4:26 PM 178 0.03 198
136 BONES BBC-AMERICA 12:00 AM 60 0.03 113
137 BONES BBC-AMERICA 8:00 PM 60 0.03 220
138 $100,000 PYRAMID, THE GSN 4:00 PM 60 0.03 487
139 AFTERNOON BASEBALL GAME: SEA AT NYY/DET AT MIN MLB NETWORK 1:08 PM 168 0.03 226
140 DON LEMON TONIGHT CNN 11:00 PM 60 0.03 431
141 EVERYTHING?S TRASH FREEFORM 10:30 PM 30 0.03 66
142 KATY TUR REPORTS MSNBC 2:00 PM 60 0.03 663
143 ANDREA MITCHELL REPORTS MSNBC 12:00 PM 60 0.03 621
144 TIME MACHINE: HOLY GRAIL IN AMERICA HISTORY 2:00 PM 120 0.03 263
145 NFL LIVE ESPN2 5:00 PM 60 0.03 99
146 PRESS CONFERENCE MLB NETWORK 3:56 PM 30 0.03 192
147 BONES BBC-AMERICA 4:00 PM 60 0.03 206
148 AROUND THE HORN ESPN2 7:00 PM 30 0.03 83
149 SPORTSCENTER AM      L ESPN2 8:00 AM 60 0.03 58
150 CONTACTO DEPORTIVO TUDN 1:29 AM 60 0.03 47

 

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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."