Friday, October 30, 2015

SATURDAY OCTOBER 17, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Saturday October 17, 2015:

On Starz, SURVIVOR'S REMORSE fell to 235,000 viewers (from 303K), and BLUNT TALK was down to 136,000 viewers (from 183K). On BBC America, DOCTOR WHO fell slightly to 910,000 viewers (from 936K), and LAST KINGDOM fell to 241,000 (from 393K). On Nat Geo Wild, VET SCHOOL was down to 297,000 viewers (from 395K), and DR. K's EXOTIC ANIMAL ER was down to 460,000 (from 521K). On Centric, ACCORDING TO ALEX began with 132,000 viewers, and ALASKA MONSTERS, on Destination America, was at 216,000 (from 239K). Among lower-rated cables, FAME KILLS, on Reelz, was up to 110,000 viewers (from 90K), and BEHIND THE SCREAMS was seen by 75,000 viewers (from 172K).

FRIDAY OCTOBER 16, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Friday October 16, 2015:

On Disney Channel, the series finale of JESSIE was seen by 2.43m viewers (down from 2.5m last week), GIRL MEETS WORLD was down to 2.94m (from 3.31m), and I DIDN'T DO IT was seen by 2.26m. On Lifetime, STEP IT UP was at 470,000 viewers (from 554K), and JACKSON: NEXT GENERATION was at 429,000. On Syfy, Z NATION was down slightly to 841,000 viewers (from 882K), and CONTINUUM fell a bit to 347,000 (from 374K). KENDRA ON TOP on WeTV, was seen by 528,000 and 642,000 for its two episodes. On USA Network, SATISFACTION was at 818,000 viewers (down from 1.34m for the first season finale), and on HBO, REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER was up to 1.12m (from 911K). Finally, THE KNICK, on Cinemax, was at 269,000 (down from the 413K for the first season finale).

THURSDAY OCTOBER 15, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Thursday October 15, 2015:

On TBS. MLB DIVISIONALS led the night with 7.38m viewers, and THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL, on NFL Network, was second with 2.66m viewers. On Lifetime, PROJECT RUNWAY led the non-sports telecasts, with 2.34m viewers (up from 2.17m). On TruTV, IMPRACTICAL JOKERS was up to 978,000 viewers (from 868K), and BILLY ON THE STREET was up to 444,000 (from 384K). On Syfy, HAVEN was seen by 695,000 (vs. 745K & 552K last week), and on MTV, RIDICULOUSNESS fell to 602,000 (from 689K). On CMT, PARTY DOWN SOUTH was at 429,000 viewers, and GAINESVILLE was seen by 179,000. Among lower-rated cables, SMALL TOWN BIG DEAL was way up to 56,000 viewers (from 17K).

Sunday, October 25, 2015

WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 14, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Wednesday October 14, 2015:

On FX, AMERICAN HORROR STORY was down to 4.06m viewers (from 5.81m), and on FXX, THE LEAGUE was at 440,000 viewers (from 368K), but YOU'RE THE WORST fell to 132,000 viewers (from 198K). On MTV, TEEN MOM was down to 973,000 viewers (from 1.11m), and ARE YOU THE ONE? was up to 756,000 viewers (from 695K). On ABC Family, YOUNG & HUNGRY was at 629,000/546,000 viewers for its two episodes, and a special entitled "BARING IT ALL" was seen by 138,000. On Fuse, BIG FREEDIA was down to 107,000 viewers (from 167K), but TRANSCENDENT was up to 79,000 viewers (from 54K). On Velocity, GRAVEYARD CARZ was up to 250,000 viewers (from 185K), and DALLAS CAR SHARKS fell very slightly to 192,000 (from 197K). On Esquire, CAR MATCHMAKER was seen by 42,000 viewers at 9pm, and 34,000 at 9:30 (down from 106K last week). Finally, on UP, TIES THAT BIND concluded its inaugural season with 135,000 (from 90K).

TUESDAY OCTOBER 13, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Tuesday October 13, 2015:

On CNN, the DEMOCRATIC DEBATE was seen by 15.791m viewers, down from the 23.997m who saw the first Republican debate on August 6. On A&E, STORAGE WARS was seen by 1.26m/1.33m for its two episodes, and STORAGE WARS MIAMI was at 1.01m/940,000 for its two episodes. On Oxygen, BAD GIRLS CLUB was down 200k viewers to 501,000 viewers, and PRETTY STRONG was down to 145,000 viewers (from 227K). On FX, THE BASTARD EXECUTIONER fell to 942,000 viewers (from 1.12m), and on CNBC, THE FILTHY RICH GUIDE was at 204,000 viewers (from 286K). On Velocity, BITCHIN RIDES was down to 319,000 viewers (from 412K), and GARAGE SQUAD was up to 316,000 viewers (from 246K). Among lower-rated cables, MANHATTAN, on WGN America, began its second season with 265,000 viewers, down from the 904K for the series premiere, and from the 378K for the first season finale, and on El Rey, FROM DUSK TILL DAWN was down slightly to 33,000 viewers (from 40K). Finally, FAMILY TIME, on BounceTV, was up to 330,000 viewers (from 311K).

MONDAY OCTOBER 12, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Monday October 12, 2015:

On VH1, LOVE & HIP HOP HOLLYWOOD was at 2.56m viewers, BLACK INK CREW was seen by 2.07m (from 2.18m), and SHES GOT GAME was at 1.78m. On FX, FARGO began its second season with 1.59m viewers (down from 2.65m for the first season premiere). On MTV, AWKWARD was at 498,000 viewers, and FAKING IT (390,000), TODRICK (190,000), and GIRL CODE LIVE (177,000) all had average nights. On Travel, UNCOMMON GROUNDS was at 215,000 viewers, and on Smithsonian, THE WEAPON HUNTER was down slightly to 65,000 viewers (from 73K).

Monday, October 19, 2015

SUNDAY OCTOBER 11, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Sunday October 11, 2015:

On AMC, THE WALKING DEAD premiered its sixth season to 14.63m viewers, down from the 17.29m for the fifth season premiere, and TALKING DEAD was at 5.66m viewers. On Showtime, HOMELAND was down to 1.4m viewers this week (from 1.66m), and THE AFFAIR was down to 547,000 viewers (from 815k). On HBO, THE LEFTOVERS was down to 552,000 viewers (from 713k), PROJECT GREENLIGHT was down 200k viewers to 141,000 viewers, DOLL & EM was down to 89,000 (from 147k), and LAST WEEK TONIGHT was up to 704,000 viewers (from 687k). On CNN, PARTS UNKNOWN was down to 510,000 viewers (from 612k), and RELIABLE SOURCES was at 511,000. Among lower-rated cables, AIR WARRIORS was up to 95,000 viewers (from 82k), ART BREAKERS, on Ovation, was down to 34,000 viewers (from 55k), and EXTREME ESCAPES, on Reelz, was at a mere 4,000 viewers.

SATURDAY OCTOBER 10, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Saturday October 10, 2015:

On BBC America, DOCTOR WHO was down to 936,000 viewers (from 987k), and LAST KINGDOM premiered to 393,000 viewers. On Starz, SURVIVOR'S REMORSE was down to 303,000 viewers (from 383k), but BLUNT TALK was up slightly to 183,000 viewers (from 160k). On Nat Geo Wild, VET SCHOOL fell to 395,000 viewers (from 425k), and DR. K EXOTIC VET was at 521,000 viewers. On TV Land, INSTANT MOM was up to 322,000 viewers at 8pm (from 216k), and up to 307,000 at 8:30pm (from 182k). On BET, the HIP HOP AWARDS were at 471,000 viewers. A Hallmark movie HARVEST MOON was seen by 2.9m viewers, and a Syfy movie OMINOUS was seen by 1 million viewers. Finally, on Reelz, BEHIND THE SCREAMS was up to 172,00 viewers (from 148k viewers), and FAME KILLS was up to 97,000 viewers (from 90k).

FRIDAY OCTOBER 9, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Friday October 9, 2015:

On Disney Channel, INVISIBLE SISTER was at 4.03m viewers, GIRL MEETS WORLD was up to 3.31m viewers (from 2.38m), and JESSIE was at 2.503m viewers (from 2.099m). On Syfy, Z NATION was at 882,000 viewers (from 896k), and CONTINUUM was up to 374,000 viewers (from 331k). On HBO, REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER fell to 911,000 viewers (from 1.19m), and on Animal Planet, TANKED fell to 558,000 viewers (from 707k). Finally, on Cinemax, the series finale of STRIKE BACK was seen by a season-high 286,000 viewers (up from 237k for the season premiere).

THURSDAY OCTOBER 8, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Thursday October 8, 2015:

On Lifetime, PROJECT RUNWAY led the night with 2.17m viewers, down from 2.2m last week. On Syfy, HAVEN began the second part of its fifth season with 745,000 viewers at 10pm, and 552,000 viewers at 11pm (down from 1.04m for the fifth season premiere). On MTV, RIDICULOUSNESS was at 689,000 viewers, and BROKE A$$ GAME SHOW was seen by 410,000 viewers. On TruTV, IMPRACTICAL JOKERS was seen by 868,000 viewers (up from 607k), and BILLY ON THE STREET began with 384,000. On IFC, BENDERS was up slightly to 77,000 viewers (from 68k), GIGI DOES IT fell down to 20,000 viewers (from 42k), and COMEDY BANG! BANG! returned to 18,000 viewers. Finally, on RFD, SMALL TOWN BIG DEAL was down to 17,000 viewers (vs. 50k).

WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 7, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Wednesday October 7, 2015:

On FX, AMERICAN HORROR STORY: HOTEL began with 5.81m viewers this week, down from the 6.13m viewers for last season's premiere, but up from the 3.27m for the fourth season finale. On FXX, THE LEAGUE was down to 368,000 viewers this week (from 634k), and YOU'RE THE WORST fell to a series low 198,000 viewers (from 294k). On TruTV, THE CARBONARO EFFECT was at 624,000 viewers, and ROAD SPILL was at 318,000. On MTV, a TEEN MOM special was at 1.11m viewers, and  ARE YOU THE ONE was up to 695,000 viewers (from 514k). On CNBC, JAY LENO'S GARAGE began with 916,000 viewers, and UNSUNG, on TV One, was at 211,000 viewers. On Fuse, BIG FREEDIA began with 167,000 viewers, and TRANSCENDENT started with a mere 54,000. Finally, among lower-rated cables, CAR MATCHMAKER, on Esquire, was up to 106,000 viewers (from 43k), and TIES THAT BIND, on UP, was up slightly to 90,000 viewers (from 73k).

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

TUESDAY OCTOBER 6, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Tuesday October, 6, 2015:

On Spike, INK MASTER fell to 1.47m viewers (from 1.61m), and INK MASTER: REDEMPTION was about even with last week: up only 10k viewers to 1.03m. On FX, THE BASTARD EXECUTIONER was down to 1.12m viewers (from 1.26m), and on TNT, PUBLIC MORALS fell even further, to 620,000 (from 651k). On Oxygen, BAD GIRLS CLUB was up to 709,000 viewers (from 642k), and PRETTY STRONG began its run with 227,000 viewers. On E!, BOTCHED was at 918,000 viewers (from 936k on 7/12), and WAGS was way down, to 341,000 viewers (from 739k). On A&E, STORAGE WARS began its season with 2.13m viewers at 9pm, and 2.06m at 9:30pm. On Velocity, BITCHIN RIDES leaped to 412,000 viewers (from 266k), and GARAGE SQUAD was up to 246,000 (218k). Among, lower-rated cables, THE AGENT, on Esquire, was down to 26,000 viewers (from 31k), and FROM DUSK TILL DAWN, on El Rey, was down slightly to 40,000 viewers (from 48K). Finally, on BounceTV, began its third season with 311,000 viewers.

MONDAY OCTOBER 5, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Monday October 5, 2015:

On VH1, LOVE & HIP HOP HOLLYWOOD was up to 2.58m viewers (from 2.49m), BLACK INK CREW was up slightly to 2.18m (from 2.17m), and SHE'S GOT GAME was up to 1.72m (from 1.58m). On MTV, AWKWARD was down to 577,000 viewers (from 749k), FAKING IT fell to 374,000 (from 584k), GIRL CODE LIVE dropped to 170,000 (from 263k), and TODRICK was down to 146,000 (from 178k). On Bravo, REAL HOUSEWIVES OF OC was down 10k viewers to 1.73m, and LADIES OF LONDON fell to 677,000 viewers (from 898k). Finally, on Smithsonian, THE WEAPON HUNTER began with 73,000 viewers.

Friday, October 9, 2015

SUNDAY OCTOBER 4, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Sunday October 4, 2015:

On AMC, FEAR THE WALKING DEAD was up slightly in its season finale to 6.68m viewers (up from 6.66m last week), down dramatically from the 10.13m for the season premiere. On Showtime, HOMELAND began its fifth season with 1.66m viewers (down from the 1.92m for the season 4 finale), and THE AFFAIR began its second season with 815,000 viewers (down from 951k for the season 1 finale). On HBO, PROJECT GREENLIGHT leaped to 342,000 viewers (from 218k), DOLL & EM was on par with last week's 145,000: up slightly to 147,000, and LAST WEEK TONIGHT was up to 687,000 (from 658k). A SIGNED, SEALED, DELIVERED special episode on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries was at 798,000 viewers (down from 806,000 viewers for the 9/13 episode). On Smithsonian, THE MISSING EVIDENCE was down slightly to 64,000 viewers (from 85k), and AIR WARRIORS fell more than half to 82,000 viewers (from 167k). Finally, ART BREAKERS, on Ovation, began with a mere 55,000 viewers.

SATURDAY OCTOBER 3, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Saturday October 3, 2015:

On Starz, SURVIVORS REMORSE was up to 387,000 viewers (from 355k), and BLUNT TALK fell to a series low 160,000 viewers (vs. 179k). On BBC America, DOCTOR WHO was down to 987,000 viewers (from 1.12m). On Spike, COPS was down to 1.06m viewers (from 1.12m), and JAIL: LAS VEGAS fell to 960,000 viewers (vs. 1.1m). On Lifetime, BEYOND THE HEADLINES dropped to 468,000 viewers (all the way from 919k), and on Animal Planet, PITFALLS & PAROLEES was down to 715,000 (from 795k). On Nat Geo Wild, VET SCHOOL was down almost 200k viewers to 425,000 (from 616k). Finally, on Reelz, BEHIND THE SCREAMS was down to 148,000 viewers (from 266k), and FAME KILLS was down to 97,000 viewers (from 193k).

FRIDAY OCTOBER 2, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Friday October 2, 2015:

On Disney Channel, GIRL MEETS WORLD led the night with 2.38m viewers (down from 2.62m), JESSIE was down to 2.1m viewers (from 2.28m on 9/18), with only 2 episodes left, and I DIDN'T DO IT was down to 2.07m (from 1.92m). On Syfy, Z NATION fell to 896,000 viewers (from 990k), and CONTINUUM fell hard to an embarrassing 331,000 (vs. 526k). On HBO, REAL TIME WITH BILL MAHER was up to 1.19m viewers (from 1.05m), and a VICE special was at 294,000. On Lifetime, STEP IT UP fell about half, to 678,000 viewers (from 1.26m), and a BRING IT UP special was at 828,000. Finally, STRIKE BACK, on Cinemax, was down to 196,000 viewers (from 280k), with its series finale airing on October 9.

Monday, October 5, 2015

THURSDAY OCTOBER 1, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Thursday October 1, 2015:

On NFL Network, THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL dominated yet again, up to 3.61m viewers (from 3.22m). On FX, MARRIED concluded its second season with 2 new episodes: the 10pm episode was seen by 414,000 viewers, and the 10:30pm episode, 267,000 (vs. 395k last week). On CMT, PARTY DOWN SOUTH fell to 390,000 viewers (from 474k), and GAINESVILLE dropped to 152,000 (from 233k). On ABC Family, NEXT STEP REALTY was down to 93,000 viewers (from 114k last Tuesday), JOB OR NO JOB was up to 125,000 (from 77k and 58k on Wednesday), and STARTUP U was about even with last week with 58,000 viewers. On IFC, the series premiere of BENDERS was seen by 68,000 viewers, and GIGI DOES IT was at 42,000 viewers, both down from the recent finale of DOCUMENTARY NOW which was at 109k/104k. Finally, on RFD, SMALL TOWN BIG DEAL was up slightly to 50,000 viewers (from 37k).

Sunday, October 4, 2015

WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 30, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Wednesday September 30, 2015:

On FXX, THE LEAGUE was up to 634,000 viewers (from 547k), and YOU'RE THE WORST was up over 50k viewers to 294,000 (vs. 233k). On Syfy, GHOST HUNTERS was down slightly to 1.09m viewers (from 1.14m), and PARANORMAL WITNESS down a similar amount, to 752,000 viewers (from 760k). On ABC Family, YOUNG & HUNGRY was at 778,000 viewers, and KEVIN FROM WORK was at 296,000 viewers, almost even with its episode 2 weeks ago which had 297k viewers. On MTV, TEEN MOM II was at 1.31m viewers, ARE YOU THE ONE? was at 514,000, and GIRL CODE was at 304,000. On Velocity, DALLAS CAR SHARKS was down to 253,000 viewers (from 410k), and WHEELER DEALERS was up to 340,000 viewers (from 282k) for its season finale. Among lower-rated cables, TIES THAT BIND, on UP, fell almost half to 73,000 viewers (from 140k), and CAR MATCHMAKER, on Esquire, fell 30k viewers to 43,000.

Friday, October 2, 2015

TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 29, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Tuesday September 29, 2015:

On Spike, INK MASTER led the night with 1.61m viewers (up from 1.35m), but INK MASTER: REDEMPTION fell slightly to 1.02m (from 1.11m). On FX, THE BASTARD EXECUTIONER was up in its third week. to 1.26m viewers (vs. 1.09m last week), but still down from the series premiere (2.12m). On BET, REAL HUSBANDS was up to 641,000 viewers (from 590k), and PUNKD was up to 481,00 viewers (from 405k). On TruTV, ADAM RUINS EVERYTHING began with a modest 523,000 viewers, HACK MY LIFE was up very slightly to 319,000 viewers (from 316k), and SIX DEGREES OF EVERYTHING was at 235,000 viewers. On ABC Family, MONICA THE MEDIUM fell over 100k viewers to 235,000, and on Syfy, FACE OFF was down a bit to 922,000 (vs. 936k). On Velocity, BITCHIN' RIDES began its second season with 266,000 viewers, and GARAGE SQUAD was was down to 218,000 viewers (from 240k). Finally, among lower-rated cables, THE AGENT, on Esquire, was even with last week with 31,000 viewers, and FROM DUSK TILL DAWN, on El Rey, was down to 48,000 viewers (from 61K).

Thursday, October 1, 2015

MONDAY SEPTEMBER 28, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Monday September 28, 2015:

On ABC Family, SWITCHED AT BIRTH up over 50k viewers to 764,000 (vs. 701k), and CHASING LIFE concluded its second season with 486,000 viewers (from 534k), down from the 723,000 for the second season premiere, and 934,000 for the season one finale. On VH1, LOVE & HIP HOP: HOLLYWOOD was down slightly to 2.49m viewers (from 2.56m), BLACK INK CREW was up to 2.17m viewers (from 2.05m), and SHES GOT GAME was down from 2 weeks ago, to 1.58m viewers (from 1.51m). On MTV, AWKWARD was up over 200k viewers to 749,000, FAKING IT was up over 150k viewers to 584,000, GIRL CODE LIVE was about even with last week, up slightly to 263,000, and TODRICK was at 178,000 viewers (up from 162k).

SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 27, 2015 CABLE TV RATINGS

Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Sunday September 27, 2015:

On AMC, FEAR THE WALKING DEAD was up for the first time in its run, to 6.65m viewers (from 6.62m). On Showtime, RAY DONOVAN and MASTERS OF SEX both concluded their third seasons: RAY was up to 1.502 million viewers (from 1.45m), and MASTERS was up to 605,000 viewers (from 548k). On HBO, a special presentation of VICE was at 513,000 viewers (down from the 733k for the most-recent episode on 6/26), DOLL & EM was up to 145,000 viewers (vs. 65k), PROJECT GREENLIGHT was up to 218,000 viewers (from 113k), and led the night with LAST WEEK TONIGHT 658,000 viewers (from 694k). On FX, THE STRAIN was down to 1.23m viewers (from 1.42m), and SNAPPED, on Oxygen, was up to 405,000 viewers (vs. 339k). Finally, on Ovation, THE ART OF was up to 24,000 viewers (from 10k), and on Smithsonian, AIR WARRIORS began its second season with 167,000 viewers (up from the 89,000 for the season 1 finale on 11/23/14).

Lucha Underground (El Rey): Ratings Recap

Updated: November 3, 2017: 'Lucha Underground' began airing on October 29, 2014, just 2 days after El Rey network began being rated by Nielsen. As of October 18, 2017, 3 full seasons have aired. Ratings tables include viewership for the original airing at 8:00pm, as well as viewership for the re-airing later that night (either at 9pm, 10pm, or 11pm). Ratings tables for seasons 2 and 3 also include 18-49 information. The show began with 14,000 viewers back in 2014, and reached a peak first-run viewership of 177,000 back on August 23, 2017. Its lowest first-run viewership figure was 5,000 viewers back on November 26, 2014. Re-airing information could not be found for episodes 4-13 of season 1, and the only 18-49 information that could be found for season 1 was the first 4 episodes: 8,000, 21,000, 9,000 5,000 respectively.