Tuesday, February 9, 2016


Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Tuesday February 2, 2016:

AMERICAN CRIME STORY, on FX, began with 5.111 million viewers (and a 1.96 18-49 rating), which is the highest rating of an FX premiere in the network's history. Here are some comparisons from other FX premieres: THE SHIELD is the only show to begin with a higher 18-49 rating (2.4), however it only pulled in 4.83 million viewers for its 2002 premiere, as well as 3.12M Households (4.1/7), 1.18M A18-34, 3.04M A18-49, 3.23M A25-54, & 1.74m Men 18-49. In 2010, JUSTIFIED had the second highest premiere with 4.16m viewers, 2.04M A18-49 (1.5), 1.42M Men 18-49, and 2.19M A25-54. Finally, NIP/TUCK premiered in 2003 with 3.701M viewers, 2.537M Households (2.4), 999,000 A18-34, 2.03M A18-49, and 2.15M A25-54. 

PRETTY LITTLE LIARS, on Freeform, dropped to a series-low 1.39 million viewers (down from 1.65m last week) which drops below the previous low of 1.49m from March 2015 (not including specials); and SHADOWHUNTERS was dropped 15K viewers to 960,000. On MTV, TEEN WOLF rose to 971,000 viewers (from 916K), while SHANNARA dropped to 969,000 this week (from 1.03m). Lifetime's DANCE MOMS was up to 1.47m (from 1.34m), and PITCH SLAPPED fell to 513,000 viewers (from 573K); and Syfy's THE EXPANSE concluded its inaugural season with 555,000 viewers for its 2 hours (from 721K). OUTSIDERS, on WGN America, was down to 840,000 viewers in its second episode (from 1.055m), but only dropped 0.04 in 18-49's from 0.33 to 0.29. GANGSTERS, on Reelz, ticked up to 231,000 viewers (from 227K), UNIQUE RIDES, on Velocity, began with 223,000, and PRANCING ELITES PROJECT, on Oxygen, dropped slightly to 289,000 (from 301K). Finally, among lower rated cables, FRIDAY NIGHT TYKES, on Esquire, had 160,000 viewers (from 179K), and INSIDE THE NFL had 84,000 viewers (from 86K).

Program TitleChannel18-49
Viewers 2+
Fresh Off the BoatABC1.430.95.191TIMES
The MuppetsABC0.850.42.7578pm-8:30pm29.4
Agent CarterABC0.790.42.7748:30pm-9pm31.0
What Would You Do?ABC0.660.42.2869pm-9:30pm32.0
Hollywood Game NightNBC1.050.74.1249:30pm-10pm32.4
Chicago MedNBC1.601.07.54010pm-10:30pm30.7
Chicago FireNBC1.771.18.17810:30pm-11pm28.6
New GirlFOX1.381.32.94330 Minute Breakdowns:

Agent Carter: 0.77, 0.80
Chicago Med: 1.54, 1.71
Chicago Fire: 1.75, 1.81
Brooklyn Nine-NineFOX1.000.82.244
The GrinderFOX0.640.51.646
Source: Nielsen Media ResearchSource: Rick Kissell

Table is organized based on the show's 18-49 rating (which I do not list).
Program TitleChannelViewers 2+
American Crime Story: OJFX5.111
The Curse of Oak IslandHistory3.413
Fixer UpperHGTV3.504
Haves and Have NotsOWN2.904
Real Housewives Beverly HillsBravo1.896
Pretty Little LiarsFreeform1.391
Dance MomsLifetime1.470
Billion Dollar WreckHistory1.620
Killing FieldsDiscovery1.318
Teen WolfMTV0.971
Married at First SightA&E1.062
ChoppedFood Network1.106
Total DivasE!0.840
House Hunters InternationalHGTV1.762
Little CoupleTLC1.337
Fit to Fat to FitA&E0.644
Homicide HunterID1.373
OutsidersWGN America0.840
Ice Cold KillersID1.190
Daily ShowComedy0.739
Married at First SightFYI0.632
Girlfriend's Guide to DivorceBravo0.698
The ProfitCNBC0.679
Married at First Sight SpecialFYI0.576
Zoe Ever AfterBET0.589
Real HusbandsBET0.591
What on EarthScience0.600
Just JillianE!0.414
Pitch SlappedLifetime0.513
The Expanse (2Hrs)Syfy0.555
Nightly ShowComedy0.497
At MidnightComedy0.283
Prancing Elites ProjectOxygen0.289
True StoryHBO0.252
Wild ExpectationsAnimal0.272
10 ThingsTruTV0.271
Mine HuntersNat Geo0.391
Unique RidesVelocity0.223
Impact WrestlingPop0.295
BooniesNat Geo0.476
Super Bowl TonightNFL Network0.254
Friday Night TykesEsquire0.160
Team Ninja WarriorEsquire0.217
Living AlaskaHGTV0.334
Black LoveFYI0.173
Inside the NFLShowtime0.084
Sources: Nielsen, ShowBuzzDaily, Programming Insider

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