June 6, 2017



Very little change from last week.

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 05.MON

FOX:  The 2-episode GOTHAM season finale was at 0.9/0.9, down 0.1 from last week, but down 0.3 from the 2016 finale (which aired in the regular season).

ABC:  THE BACHELORETTE rose 0.1 to 1.6, but STILL STAR-CROSSED stayed at 0.5.

NBC:  Game 4 of the STANLEY CUP FINALS had a preliminary 1.9, up 0.2 from the early number for last week’s Game 1.

CW:  A new WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY was up 0.1 from last week’s episode to 0.3, putting it at the same level as the reruns that sandwiched it.

CBS:  Reruns at 0.5-0.6.

Stand-up comic Jim Jefferies moves operations from FX to Comedy Central for his new venture, simply titled THE JIM JEFFERIES SHOW. 

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

Fast Track 2017 Jun 05.MON

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




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 and In addition, he is co-writer of an episode of the television series "Felicity."