June 7, 2016



THE BACHELORETTE had an easy win.

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 2016 Jun MON.06

ABC:  THE BACHELORETTE rose to a strong 2.0 rating, up 0.4 from last week and even up 0.2 from the parallel night last year.  MISTRESSES benefited from the lead-in, up 0.2 to 0.9.

NBC:  Game 4 of the STANLEY CUP FINALS had a preliminary 1.3, up 0.1 from the preliminary for the last broadcast game of the series.

FOX:  SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE was steady at 1.0, and HOUDINI & DOYLE gained 0.1 to 0.6.

CW:  REIGN and WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY held at 0.3/0.4 from their last airings 2 weeks ago, with a rerun WHOSE LINE ending the night at 0.3.

CBS:  Reruns at 0.8-0.9.

All the networks except CW feature some original programming tonight.  On cable, AMC’s FEED THE BEAST will hope not to slip too much from its so-so Sunday start as it begins its regular Tuesday run. 

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

Fast Track 2016 Jun MON.06

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.