July 1, 2016



GREATEST HITS had a moderately tuneful start.

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 THU.30

ABC:  After BATTLEBOTS slipped 0.1 to 0.9, GREATEST HITS debuted at 1.1.  The night ended with a 0.9 MATCH GAME rerun.

CBS:  BIG BROTHER was up 0.1 to 1.8, on a night that was otherwise all-rerun, dominated by BIG BANG THEORY’s 1.4.

NBC:  Another hour of swimming US OLYMPIC TRIALS at 1.2 was followed by an 0.2 lift for SPARTAN to 1.0, and a steady if dreadful 0.4 for AQUARIUS.

FOX:  After a 0.5 BONES rerun, HOME FREE held at 0.5.

CW:  BEAUTY & THE BEAST stayed at 0.2, the same as the LEGENDS OF TOMORROW rerun that preceded it.

Syfy ushers in the holiday weekend with season premieres of KILLJOYS and DARK MATTER.

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

Fast Track 2016 Jun THU.30

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.