June 10, 2016



Sports continues to be the June ratings story.

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 Track 2016 Jun THU.09

NBC:  Game 5 of the STANLEY CUP FINALS took the night with a preliminary 1.4, 0.1 higher than Monday’s early number.

FOX:  AMERICAN GRIT bid adieu by rising 0.1 to 0.7 for its 2-hour conclusion.

CW:  After a 0.2 LEGENDS OF TOMORROW rerun, BEAUTY AND THE BEAST was steady at 0.2.

CBS:  Reruns, dominated as usual by THE BIG BANG THEORY at 1.2.

ABC:  A run of the theatrical movie WAR OF THE WORLDS tied a MODERN FAMILY rerun at 0.8.

It will be sports again tonight, with Game 4 of the NBA FINALS on ABC and a COPA AMERICA match on FOX.

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

Fast Demo 2016 Jun THU.09

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.