August 7, 2019



BACHELOR IN PARADISE stayed steady with 2018.

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:  The 2nd night of BACHELOR IN PARADISE was down 0.3 from Monday to 1.0, but that was steady with Night 2 of last year’s edition.  Reruns followed at 0.4/0.3.

NBC:  AMERICA’S GOT TALENT rose 0.2 to 1.4, and BRING THE FUNNY was up 0.2 to 0.9.

CBS:  LOVE ISLAND held at 0.4, and the season finale of BLOOD & TREASURE stayed at 0.3.  Between them, an NCIS rerun was at 0.3.

FOX:  SPIN THE WHEEL and FIRST RESPONDERS LIVE were both up 0.1 to 0.4/0.4.

CW:  PANDORA (0.1) and the season finale of THE 100 (0.2) were steady, with the latter down 0.1 from the 2018 finale.

Tonight’s high-profile premiere is FOX’s meta-reboot BH90210.  In addition, CW launches the British cop show BULLETPROOF and the unscripted HYPNOTIZE ME.


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.