April 14, 2020



ABC’s new entries didn’t have much impact.

DEMOGRAPHIC DETAIL: For each broadcast program (or hour segment), the chart below displays preliminary live+same day key advertiser demographics (adult 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54 ratings), audience skews (women 18-49, men 18-49 and adults 50+ shares) and total viewership (thousands of people over the age of 2).

Ratings analysis and comparisons follow the chart.

ABC:  THE BACHELOR: LISTEN TO YOUR HEART debuted at 0.6, and THE BAKER & THE BEAUTY premiered at 0.5.

CBS:  THE NEIGHBORHOOD (1.0) and BOB HEARTS ABISHOLA (0.8) were steady.  ALL RISE lost 0.1 to 0.6, and BULL held at 0.7.

NBC:  THE VOICE gained 0.1 to 1.6.  It was followed by the season premiere of SONGLAND at 0.9, down 0.2 from its May 2019 premiere. 

FOX:  9-1-1 returned from a rerun week up 0.1 to 1.5.  A timely TIMZ PRESENTS TIGER KING special was at 1.1.

CW:  A new WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY was steady at 0.2, followed by a rerun at 0.2, and ROSWELL, NEW MEXICO stayed at 0.1.

Tonight, NBC airs the season finale of NEW AMSTERDAM.

COMPARISONS TO SIMILAR NIGHTS: Preliminary adult 18-49 live+same day ratings versus the same night last year and same night last week.

CABLE RATINGS: Come back this afternoon for detailed demographic ratings for top cable programs from this day.




About the Author

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.