May 30, 2019



THE INBETWEEN’s ratings lived up to its title.

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.

NBC:  The season premiere of AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR was at 1.0, down 0.2 from the 2018 premiere.  THE INBETWEEN premiered at 0.6, the same as last year’s post-NINJA WARRIOR premiere of the short-lived REVERIE.

CBS:  THE AMAZING RACE was at 0.8, compared to last week’s 0.9/0.7.  It was followed by back-to-back 0.4s for episodes of NCIS: THE CASES THEY CAN’T FORGET.

FOX:  The season premiere of MASTERCHEF was at 0.8, down 0.2 from the 2018 premiere.  It was followed by a rerun 24 HOURS TO HELL AND BACK at 0.7.

CW:  MY LAST DAYS rose 0.1 to 0.2, and JANE THE VIRGIN stayed at 0.2.

ABC:  Reruns at 0.4-0.6.

The NBA FINALS come to ABC tonight.  On cable, Freeform has the season finale of CLOAK & DAGGER.

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. Broadcast finals for Wednesday will be available Friday morning, delayed by the Memorial Day holiday.




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.