Saturday, April 2, 2016


Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Monday March 21, 2016:

On AMC, BETTER CALL SAUL rose from last week's series-low to 2.105 million viewers (from 1.99m), and was strongest in the Males 18-49 demographic (1.15). It is still far ahead of BREAKING BAD which only scored 1.407 million viewers for the sixth episode of its second season.

VH1's LOVE & HIP HOP returned after a week off, and stayed strong with 2.41 million viewers and was at 1.92 in Females 18-49 and1.82 in F 12-34. Also on VH1 was STEVIE J & JOSELINE which climbed almost 900K viewers (!) to 1.87 million, K. MICHELLE: MY LIFE which rose over 700K viewers to 1.79m, and HIT THE FLOOR which rose exactly 400K viewers to 1.32m (the three shows were at 1.43, 1.39, 1.08 respectively in F 18-49). On Freeform, THE FOSTERS gained 69K viewers, to 800,000, and RECOVERY ROAD rose 50K, to 491,000 in their penultimate episodes; both were strongest in F 12-34 (0.64 0.47 respectively). Syfy's LOST GIRL had 342,000 viewers for its series finale, down almost half from its season premiere last April (654K), and down hugely from its American premiere back in January 2012 (1.474 million). Also airing on Syfy was THE MAGICIANS which rose to 778,000 (from 712K), and BITTEN which ticked up to 339,000 (from 336K). BATES MOTEL, on A&E, was up slightly to 1.46m viewers (from 1.45m) and had a strong 0.73 in F 18-49; DAMIEN, on the other hand, lost 20K viewers, down to 515,000 (almost 1/3 of its lead-in) and had a 0.47 in F 12-34. On TBS, AMERICAN DAD dropped to 958,000 viewers (from 1.01m), but had a 0.64 in M 18-49; FULL FRONTAL WITH SAMANTHA BEE had a 0.35 in M 18-49 (& 0.23 in Females) and lost 57K viewers, to 650,000; and an ANGIE TRIBECA rerun ("Inside Man") found 536,000. Other notables include RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE, on Logo, which fell to 286,000 viewers (from 358K), FATAL ATTRACTION, on TV One, which was down to 279,000 (from 297K), and AGAINST THE ODDS, on AHC, which was even at 237,000. Finally, on Smithsonian, the season finale of MAJOR LEAGUE LEGENDS pulled 90,000 viewers (down from 113K).

Program TitleChannel18-49
Viewers 2+
Dancing With the StarsABC1.821.212.458TIMES
NCIS: LACBS1.330.78.7579:30pm-10pm32.0
The VoiceNBC2.821.811.21710pm-10:30pm30.7
GothamFOX1.310.93.887Blindspot Quarter Hours:
1.9, 1.5, 1.3, 1.4
Crazy-Ex Quarter Hours:
0.3, 0.2, 0.2, 0.2
Crazy Ex-GirlfriendCW0.210.20.706
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+
Love & Hip HopVH12.413
WWE Entertainment (10pm)USA3.317
WWE Entertainment (9pm)USA3.416
WWE Entertainment (8pm)USA3.466
Teen Mom IIMTV1.746
Stevie J & JoselineVH11.873
K. Michelle: My LifeVH11.786
Better Call SaulAMC2.105
Street Outlaws: NOLADiscovery1.695
Vanderpump RulesBravo1.430
Teen Mom II SpecialMTV1.178
Hit the FloorVH11.320
Bates MotelA&E1.461
American DadTBS0.958
Misfit GarageDiscovery1.374
Swamp PeopleHistory2.064
House Hunters InternationalHGTV1.910
House HuntersHGTV1.930
Tiny House Hunters (9:30pm)HGTV1.556
Tiny House Hunters (9pm)HGTV1.284
Daily ShowComedy0.855
Wicked TunaNat Geo1.008
The MagiciansSyfy0.778
Cake WarsFood Network0.891
The FostersFreeform0.800
Full Frontal with Samantha BeeTBS0.650
Billion Dollar WreckHistory0.924
Angie TribecaTBS0.536
Deadly DemandsID0.920
Nightly ShowComedy0.582
NIT: George Washington/MonmouthESPN0.585
Recovery RoadFreeform0.491
At MidnightComedy0.362
Great Human RaceNat Geo0.492
Vanity Fair ConfidentialID0.802
RuPaul's Drag RaceLogo0.286
NBA: Memphis/PhoenixNBA TV0.286
Ghost Inside My ChildLMN0.344
NBA: San Antonio/CharlotteNBA TV0.270
NIT: Washington/San Diego StateESPN20.332
Fatal AttractionTV One0.276
Lost GirlSyfy0.342
Bitten Syfy0.339
Kitchen Crashers (9:30pm)DIY0.194
Kitchen Crashers (9pm)DIY0.179
Everything is CopyHBO0.220
Against the OddsAHC0.237
Major League LegendsSmithsonian0.090
Sources: Nielsen, ShowBuzzDaily, Programming Insider

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