Tuesday, September 1, 2015


Select Ratings from Original Cable telecasts on Sunday August 30, 2015:

On FX, THE STRAIN bounced back from last week's series low (949,000), with 1.36m viewers for its 8th episode of the season (for comparison, the 8th episode of season 1 had 1.91m viewers). On AMC, FEAR THE WALKING DEAD lost almost 2m viewers from its premiere episode, down to 8.18m. On Showtime, RAY DONOVAN pulled in its second highest ratings of the season with 1.44m viewers (up from 1.37m last week), and MASTERS OF SEX also pulled in its second highest ratings of the season with 688,000 viewers (up from 643,000 last week). THE GREAT FOOD TRUCK RACE was up in its second episode of the season to 1.59m viewers (from 1.41m last week), and GIADA IN ITALY was a solid performer with 782,000 viewers. On E!, I AM CAIT was also up to 1.11m viewers (from 1.02m last Sunday).

THE MTV MUSIC VIDEO AWARDS was simulcast on 10 different channels: MTV, MTV2, VH1, VH1 Classic, TV Land, Comedy Central, BET, Centric, Logo, and CMT, See the separate table below the main ratings table for individual ratings by network. MTV pulled in the most viewers with 5.025m, followed by VH1 with 1.108m. The show pulled in a cumulative 9.827 million viewers, and in the 18-34 demographic, it was the highest awards show on cable this year. On Twitter, the show pulled in 21.4 million tweets (up from 12.6 million tweets last year)*

Table is organized based on the show's 18-49 rating (which I do not list).
Program TitleChannelViewers 2+
Fear the Walking DeadAMC8.184
The Last ShipTNT2.960
Falling SkiesTNT2.394
The StrainFX1.360
The Great Food Truck RaceFood Network1.586
Guy's Grocery GamesFood Network1.680
Ray DonovanShowtime1.442
I Am CaitE!1.110
Who Do You Think You AreTLC1.617
Giada in ItalyFood Network0.782
Masters of SexShowtime0.688
Teachers Pilot Sneak PeakTV Land0.228
America the Beautiful (7pm)Travel0.310
Show Me a HeroHBO0.426
Bikinis and BoardwalksTravel0.414
America the Beautiful (7:30pm)Food Network0.311
The Missing EvidenceSmithsonian0.120
Source: Nielsen Media Research & ShowBuzzDaily

MTV Music Video Awards Ratings by Channel
Program TitleChannelViewers 2+
MTV Music Video AwardsMTV5.025
MTV Music Video AwardsVH11.108
MTV Music Video AwardsTV Land0.975
MTV Music Video AwardsComedy Central0.842
MTV Music Video AwardsBET0.943
MTV Music Video AwardsMTV20.399
MTV Music Video AwardsCMT0.272
MTV Music Video AwardsCentric0.118
MTV Music Video AwardsLogo0.082
MTV Music Video AwardsVH1 Classics0.063
Source: Nielsen Media Research & ShowBuzzDaily

*Twitter information provided by CYNOPSIS

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