January 14, 2016



SECOND CHANCE may not get much more than that.

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.

Fasts Demo 2016 Jan WED.13

FOX:  SECOND CHANCE lost more than half its lead-in, debuting with a muffled 1.2.  In the 8PM hour, AMERICAN IDOL was down half a point from last week to 2.5.

ABC:  THE MIDDLE, MODERN FAMILY and BLACK-ISH were all down 0.2, respectively to 1.9, 2.6 and 1.9, while THE GOLDBERGS lost 0.1 to 2.0.  AMERICAN CRIME was also down 0.1 to 1.1.

CBS:  2 BROKE GIRLS and MIKE & MOLLY were steady at 1.7/1.6.  CRIMINAL MINDS and CODE BLACK returned at 2.0 and 1.3 respectively.

NBC:  THE MYSTERIES OF LAURA and SVU each rose by 0.2, to 1.2 and 2.0.  CHICAGO PD climbed by 0.1 to 2.0.

CW:  Reruns at 0.4/0.4.

All the networks have new regular programming tonight except CW, which airs the WORLD DOG AWARDS.

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

Fasts 3way 2016 Jan WED.13

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.