June 20, 2017



Some mild shifts with the end of the NBA Playoffs.

DEMOGRAPHIC DETAIL: For each broadcast program (or hour segment), the chart below displays preliminary 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.

Fast Demo 2017 Jun 19.MON

ABC:  After preemption for the NBA Finals, THE BACHELORETTE returned down 0.1 to 1.6, and STILL STAR-CROSSED was also down 0.1 to 0.4.

NBC:  With lighter competition on ABC, AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR rose 0.1 to 1.5, and SPARTAN: ULTIMATE TEAM WARRIOR jumped 0.3 to 1.2.

FOX:  SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE (0.9) and SUPERHUMAN (0.7) remained steady.

CW:  The new WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY held at 0.3, the same as the reruns of SUPERGIRL and WHOSE LINE that surrounded it.

CBS:  Reruns at 0.5-0.7.

Tonight, Freeform uses the next-to-last PRETTY LITTLE LIARS as a launching pad for a preview of its new soap THE BOLD TYPE, which officially premieres in July.  In addition, NatGeo’s GENIUS airs its 2-hour finale, and OWN begins its 2-night season premiere of QUEEN SUGAR.

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

Fast Track 2017 Jun 19.MON

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.