Friday, March 31, 2017

Legion (FX): Ratings Recap

UPDATED 2019: 'Legion,' on FX, premiered in 2017 to a 0.69 adults 18-49 rating with 1.62 million viewers, held above 1 million viewers for 2 subsequent episodes, before falling into the 700,000s for the next four episodes and ultimately concluding to a 0.42 rating with 812,000 viewers, averaging 950,000 viewers over 8 episodes. A second season premiered in 2018 to a 0.30 rating with 669,000 viewers, down by almost 150,000 viewers from the previous season finale. It hit a series-low 0.12 rating with 315,000 viewers for its second season finale, and only averaged a 0.19 rating and 430,000 viewers over 11 episodes. A third season aired in 2019 and fell even further, averaging just a 0.12 rating with 335,000 viewers and was not renewed for a fourth season. 

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Friday Night Tykes (Esquire): Ratings Recap

Esquire's 'Friday Night Tykes' premiered with a double episode on January 14, 2014 to twin 0.06 ratings with 150,000 & 120,000 viewers. The season as a whole remained relatively stable, ranging in the low-to-mid 100,000s, concluding to 159,000 and a 0.08 rating. A second season premiered in 2015 to a 0.10 rating with 182,000 viewers, and was slightly higher, averaging in the high-100,000s and low 200,000s, concluding to a 0.11 rating with 229,000 viewers. The third season was the highest rated and most-viewed for the series, premiering to a 0.08 rating with 185,000 viewers, but finishing strong with a series-high 0.16 rating with 266,000 viewers. The fourth and final season premiered in 2017 to a 0.04 rating with 92,000 viewers and wasn't ever able to recover, hitting a high of only 128,000 viewers for its series finale.