Tracking the Love and Excitement for Fall TV’s New Shows

Fox’s ‘Pitch’ tops Canvs ranking with 63.1% love and/or excitement on Twitter

With the fall TV season upon us, Canvs, the language analytics company that tracks emotions around content, conducted an analysis for B&C of the social chatter on Twitter and YouTube for major network shows with the most activity. Below are the top five shows ranked by percentage of comments that expressed love and/or excitement on Twitter from Aug. 19-Sept. 18. Love and/or excitement percentages on YouTube are also shown, as well as the number of views on YouTube for the shows’ featured trailers.

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No. 1 Pitch (Fox) 
63.1% love and/or excitement on Twitter 
20.6% love and/or excitement on YouTube
Views: 2.1 million on YouTube

No. 2 This Is Us (NBC) 
55.9% love and/or excitement on Twitter
29.5% love and/or excitement on YouTube
Views: 8.5 million on YouTube

No. 3 Designated Survivor (ABC) 
52.3% love and/or excitement on Twitter 
35.9% love and/or excitement on YouTube
Views: 2.6 million on YouTube

No. 4 Lethal Weapon (Fox)
50.3% love and/or excitement on Twitter
17.3% love and/or excitement on YouTube
Views: 4.4 million on YouTube

No. 5 Timeless (NBC)
43.8% love and/or excitement on Twitter
33.5% love and/or excitement on YouTube
Views: 8.1 million on YouTube