April 10, 2020



The end of the GREY’S ANATOMY season didn’t get a bump.

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:  STATION 19 gained 0.2 to 1.3, while the quasi-season finale of GREY’S ANATOMY was steady at 1.4 (up 0.1 from the 2019 finale, which aired against the series finale of THE BIG BANG THEORY).  HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER held at 0.6.

CBS:  Supported this week by reruns of YOUNG SHELDON and MOM at 0.9/0.7, MAN WITH A PLAN lost 0.1 to 0.8, and BROKE dropped 0.2 to 0.7.  TOMMY stayed at 0.6.

NBC:  After a rerun SUPERSTORE at 0.5, BROOKLYN NINE-NINE rose 0.1 to 0.6.  WILL & GRACE returned from a 2-week break down 0.1 to 0.6, and INDEBTED was steady at 0.3.  A rerun SVU ended the night at 0.4.

FOX:  A new LAST MAN STANDING dropped 0.1 to 0.6, followed by reruns at 0.5/0.4.

CW:  Reruns at 0.1/0.1.

The networks air their regular line-ups tonight.


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.