"Top 100 Shows" - Wednesday, November 18 2015 - Broadcasting & Cable

"Top 100 Shows" - Wednesday, November 18 2015

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Top 100 Primetime Telecasts: Wednesday, November 18 2015

Empire reigned over the Wednesday night landscape, earning its usual solid numbers in the key demos and Total Viewers. How did its rivals compare? What about cable's top programs from last night? Let's take a look:

FOX –   The network ruled the night in P 18-49 (2.9) and Total Viewers (8 million). How did its actual series perform?

  • At 8pm, Rosewood (1.4) was even with last week in P 18-49.
  • At 9pm, the aforementioned Empire was up two-tenths / +5% in P 18-49 (4.4) and held steady in Total Viewers (11.3 million) from last week.

NBC – Without a special episode of The Voice, ratings for NBC’s Wednesday block were down from last week.

  • At 8pm, a new episode of Mysteries of Laura was +5% versus its prior telecast in total viewers (7.4 million vs. 7 million on Nov. 4). The episode averaged a 1.1 in P 18-49, down one tenth from the previous original episode (Nov. 4).
  • At 9pm, Law & Order: SVU averaged a 1.4 in P 18-49, down six-tenths from last week (when it had The Voice was its lead-in). SVU was down one tenth from the last time it had Laura was its lead-in (Nov. 4).
  • At 10pm, Chicago PD (1.4) fell two-tenths of a point from last week in P 18-49 (-13%).
  • NBC finished 4th in P 18-49 (1.3) and 3rd in Total Viewers (6.7 million).

ABC – The Wednesday comedy block (and Nashville) performed well, with each series either up or even with last week.

  • At 8pm, The Middle averaged a 2.1 in P 18-49, up one tenth from last week
  • At 8:30pm, The Goldbergs averaged a 2.2 in the demo, up +5% from last week. The Goldbergs was the third-highest-rated program of the night in P 18-49.
  • At 9pm, Modern Family averaged a 2.8, up +4% from last week. Modern Family was the second-highest-rated show of the evening.
  • At 9:30pm, black-ish (1.9) improved +6% from last week
  • At 10pm, Nashville (1.05) was even with last week.
  • ABC finished second among the broadcast nets in P 18-49 (8) and 4th in Total Viewers (6.4 mil). The 1.8 is even week-to-week, and the 6.4 mil is +100,000 week-to-week.

CBS – The network’s Wednesday originals were even with last week in P 18-49, but fell in Total Viewers.

  • At 8pm, Survivor averaged a 2.05 in P 18-49, down -5% from last week
  • At 9pm, Criminal Minds averaged a 1.5 in the demo, down -6% from last week
  • At 10pm, Code Black (1.2) was even with last week.
  • CBS finished 3rd overall in P 18-49 (1.6) and 2nd in Total Viewers (7.8 million).

THE CW – It was a positive night for The CW’s Wednesday night dramas.

  • Arrow averaged a 1.0 in P 18-49, an +11% improvement from last week
  • Supernatural earned a 0.7 average in the demo, even with last week
  • The CW averaged a 0.9 in the demo this week (up one-tenth from last week), and 2.2 million total viewers (up +200,000 from last week).

UNIVISION

  • Pasion y Poder was the network's top program of the night. It earned a 0.95 in P 18-49 (even with last week) and 2.3 million viewers (vs. 2.5 mil on 11/11).

CABLE

  • American Horror Story was the highest-rated program on cable last night, averaging a 1.4 rating in P 18-49 and around 2.6 million viewers. Both figures are even with last week.
  • After last week's solid season 3 premiere, Alaskan Bush People predictably fell a bit. Episode 2 averaged a 1.0 in P 18-49, down two-tenths from last week, and -400,000 in Total Viewers (3.6 mil vs. 4.0 mil) Bush People was the second-highest-rated and the second-watched cable program of the night.
  • Comedy Central's South Park was the third-highest-rated program of the night in P 18-49 (.09). South Park was down a tenth from last week.
  • With a whopping 4 million viewers, The O'Reilly Factor was the most-watched cable program of the night.
  • The NBA on ESPN and the season 3 premiere of MTV's Are You The One? were other notable programs that aired on cable last night.

Sorted by Adults 18-49, Final Live + Same Day Data

<p>Originator</p><p>Program</p><p>Telecast Date</p><p>Telecast Time</p><p>Common Day of Week</p><p>Indicators</p><p>P18-49 Rtg%</p><p>P18-49 Proj (000 s)</p><p>P25-54 Rtg%</p><p>P25-54 Proj (000 s)</p><p>P2+ Proj (000 s)</p><p></p>

FOX

EMPIRE

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

4.43

5615

4.97

5908

11336

ABC

MODERN FAMILY

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

2.80

3550

3.58

4256

8376

ABC

GOLDBERGS, THE

11/18/2015

8:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

2.23

2822

2.82

3348

7081

ABC

MIDDLE, THE

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

2.06

2616

2.76

3284

7926

CBS

SURVIVOR

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

2.05

2600

2.95

3502

9049

ABC

BLACK-ISH

11/18/2015

9:31 PM

WEDNESDAY

1.86

2365

2.47

2931

6075

CBS

CRIMINAL MINDS

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

1.53

1940

2.29

2718

8144

FOX

ROSEWOOD

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

1.46

1852

1.80

2143

4723

NBC

LAW AND ORDER:SVU

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

1.43

1817

1.84

2186

6287

FX

AMERICAN HORROR STORY

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

1.41

1788

1.36

1614

2637

NBC

CHICAGO PD

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

1.36

1723

1.80

2139

6471

CBS

CODE BLACK

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

1.18

1491

1.71

2031

6585

NBC

MYSTERIES OF LAURA

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

1.12

1425

1.62

1920

7406

CW

ARROW

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

1.10

1395

1.24

1469

2691

ABC

NASHVILLE

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

1.05

1328

1.38

1640

4436

DISCOVERY CHANNEL

ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(P-O)

0.99

1252

1.27

1511

3621

UNI

PASION Y PODER WED

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

0.95

1206

1.04

1236

2353

TBS NETWORK

BIG BANG THEORY, THE

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-A)(P-A)

0.93

1181

1.08

1284

2315

TBS NETWORK

BIG BANG THEORY, THE

11/18/2015

9:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-A)(P-A)

0.92

1166

1.09

1296

2258

UNI

ANTES MUERTA LICHITA WED

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

0.89

1129

0.93

1100

2263

UNI

YO NO CREO EN HOMBRES WED

11/18/2015

10:03 PM

WEDNESDAY

0.87

1103

1.01

1197

2229

TBS NETWORK

BIG BANG THEORY, THE

11/18/2015

8:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-A)(P-A)

0.87

1098

0.96

1146

2296

TEL

SENORA ACERO II - W

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

0.87

1098

0.91

1082

1801

ADULT SWIM

AMERICAN DAD

11/18/2015

10:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(P-A)

0.86

1092

0.55

657

1739

TBS NETWORK

BIG BANG THEORY, THE

11/18/2015

10:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-A)(P-A)

0.83

1051

0.96

1140

2204

COMEDY CENTRAL

SOUTH PARK

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.82

1045

0.60

712

1298

TBS NETWORK

BIG BANG THEORY, THE

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-A)(P-A)

0.79

1000

0.95

1124

2154

TBS NETWORK

BIG BANG THEORY, THE

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-A)(P-A)

0.78

983

0.85

1007

1973

ADULT SWIM

AMERICAN DAD

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(P-A)

0.69

881

0.51

608

1573

ESPN

NBA REGULAR SEASON L

11/18/2015

10:35 PM

WEDNESDAY

(T)(L)(E-O)(P-O)

0.69

872

0.69

819

1507

UNI

MUCHACHA ITALIANA CAS WED

11/18/2015

7:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

0.68

858

0.73

868

1855

CW

SUPERNATURAL

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

0.66

840

0.74

877

1661

TEL

BAJO EL MISMO CIELO - W

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

0.64

813

0.66

787

1617

ESPN

NBA REGULAR SEASON L

11/18/2015

8:05 PM

WEDNESDAY

(T)(L)(E-O)(P-O)

0.55

697

0.59

699

1402

MTV

ARE YOU THE ONE SSN 3

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.53

673

0.24

289

887

TEL

CELIA - W

11/18/2015

8:01 PM

WEDNESDAY

0.52

658

0.60

707

1666

ADULT SWIM

CLEVELAND SHOW, THE

11/18/2015

9:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(P-A)

0.51

644

0.35

417

1170

COMEDY CENTRAL

SOUTH PARK

11/18/2015

9:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-O)(P-O)

0.47

591

0.36

432

810

DISCOVERY CHANNEL

ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-O)(P-O)

0.45

577

0.54

641

1788

THE CARTOON NETWORK

ADVENTURE TIME

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.45

569

0.38

449

1845

COMEDY CENTRAL

SOUTH PARK

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-O)(P-O)

0.45

569

0.31

370

741

TEL

C. CERRADO-ED. ESTELAR W

11/18/2015

7:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

0.43

551

0.54

644

1624

FOOD NETWORK

CUTTHROAT SABOTAGE 2

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.43

545

0.49

582

1095

COMEDY CENTRAL

SOUTH PARK

11/18/2015

8:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-O)(P-O)

0.41

524

0.26

311

734

DISCOVERY CHANNEL

MEN, WOMEN, WILD

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(P-O)

0.41

518

0.56

664

1351

HISTORY

AMERICAN PICKERS: BEST OF

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(P)(E-O)(P-O)

0.39

495

0.52

616

1863

BRAVO

MILLION DOLLAR LISTING LA

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.37

464

0.48

571

1091

FOX NEWS CHANNEL

HANNITY

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(P-O)

0.34

435

0.50

600

2414

ADULT SWIM

KING OF THE HILL

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(P-A)

0.34

433

0.26

305

939

FOX NEWS CHANNEL

KELLY FILE, THE

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(P-O)

0.34

430

0.55

656

3437

FOOD NETWORK

CLASH OF THE GRANDMAS

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(S)(P)(E-O)(P-O)

0.33

418

0.37

435

1055

FOX NEWS CHANNEL

THE OREILLY FACTOR

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(P-O)

0.32

409

0.57

672

3972

HOME AND GARDEN TV

PROPERTY BROTHERS (1 HR)

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.32

407

0.41

489

1484

HISTORY

AMERICAN PICKERS

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-O)(P-O)

0.31

399

0.42

503

1529

TURNER NETWORK TELEVISION

TNT BIG PICTURE MOVIES

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(M)(E-A)(P-V)

0.31

395

0.34

399

822

VH1

COUPLES THERAPY 6

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.31

394

0.29

349

577

COMEDY CENTRAL

SOUTH PARK

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-O)(P-O)

0.30

380

0.19

221

573

HOME AND GARDEN TV

HOUSE HUNTERS

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.30

378

0.42

498

1644

HOME AND GARDEN TV

PROPERTY BROTHERS (1 HR)

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-O)(P-O)

0.30

375

0.37

443

1169

HALLMARK CHANNEL

HALLMARK MOVIE

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(M)(E-O)(P-V)

0.28

356

0.33

387

1372

LIFETIME TELEVISION

MOVIE- THEATRICAL RPT

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(M)(E-A)(P-A)

0.28

351

0.22

263

646

HOME AND GARDEN TV

HOUSE HUNTERS INTL

11/18/2015

10:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.27

340

0.36

427

1447

HISTORY

AMERICAN PICKERS

11/18/2015

10:03 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-O)(P-O)

0.27

337

0.37

444

1307

UniMas

CINEPLEX WED

11/18/2015

7:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)

0.26

332

0.31

369

657

DISNEY JUNIOR

DJ MELODIES

11/18/2015

8:25 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(P-O)(B)

0.26

329

0.28

334

954

USA NETWORK

NCIS

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(P-A)

0.25

317

0.34

410

1704

USA NETWORK

NCIS

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(P-A)

0.25

315

0.35

412

1746

DISNEY JUNIOR

MICKEY MOUSE CLUBHOUSE

11/18/2015

8:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-O)(P-O)

0.25

315

0.28

330

879

NICK-AT-NITE

FULL HOUSE

11/18/2015

10:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-A)(P-A)

0.25

313

0.19

225

907

THE CARTOON NETWORK

TEEN TITANS GO

11/18/2015

8:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-O)(P-O)

0.25

312

0.19

229

1199

USA NETWORK

NCIS

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(P-A)

0.24

309

0.33

389

1674

A&E NETWORK

DUCK DYNASTY

11/18/2015

8:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-O)(P-O)

0.24

304

0.28

337

723

COMEDY CENTRAL

MOONBEAM CITY

11/18/2015

10:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.24

304

0.17

207

432

DISNEY JUNIOR

MICKEY MOUSE CLUBHOUSE

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-O)(P-O)

0.24

304

0.25

299

824

CNN

ANDERSON COOPER 360

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(P-O)

0.24

303

0.31

370

1064

HALLMARK CHANNEL

HALLMARK MOVIE

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(M)(E-O)(P-V)

0.24

302

0.26

306

1049

FXX

LEAGUE

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.24

302

0.23

267

373

DISNEY JUNIOR

QUIET IS

11/18/2015

8:55 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(P-O)(B)

0.24

299

0.27

317

776

TLC

MY BIG FAT FABULOUS LIFE

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(P-O)

0.24

299

0.22

266

694

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CHNL

DRUGS, INC.

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.23

289

0.25

294

512

ABC FAMILY

BIG SCREEN MOVIE

11/18/2015

8:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(M)(E-A)(P-V)

0.23

288

0.21

255

549

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CHNL

DRUGS, INC. COMPILATION

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.23

286

0.23

269

498

NICK-AT-NITE

FULL HOUSE

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-A)(P-A)

0.22

283

0.18

212

992

UniMas

CINEPLEX WED-B

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

0.22

283

0.24

289

551

SYFY

GHOST HUNTERS

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.22

283

0.28

331

626

FOOD NETWORK

MYSTERY DINERS

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.22

280

0.27

320

838

CNN

ANDERSON COOPER 360

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(P-O)

0.22

279

0.30

353

992

CNN

CNN TONIGHT

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(P-O)

0.22

278

0.30

359

980

SPIKE TV

SPIKE TV MOVIE

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(M)(E-A)(P-A)

0.22

278

0.20

243

483

ION

LAW & ORDER WED 10P

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

0.22

276

0.27

315

870

ION

LAW & ORDER WED 9P

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

0.22

275

0.26

309

849

ION

LAW & ORDER WED 6P

11/18/2015

6:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

0.21

266

0.22

266

824

SYFY

PARANORMAL WITNESS

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(E-O)(P-O)

0.21

266

0.25

292

544

INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY

TRUE NIGHTMARES

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(P-O)

0.21

265

0.26

312

759

AMC

ACTION WEDNESDAYS

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(M)(E-A)(P-A)

0.21

260

0.26

314

761

FOX SPORTS 1

ULTIMATE FIGHTER

11/18/2015

10:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(P)(E-O)(P-O)

0.20

259

0.23

271

459

CNBC

SHARK TANK

11/18/2015

9:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-A)(P-A)

0.20

254

0.23

272

722

FOOD NETWORK

MYSTERY DINERS

11/18/2015

10:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-O)(P-O)

0.20

253

0.23

269

757

A&E NETWORK

DUCK DYNASTY

11/18/2015

8:00 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-O)(P-O)

0.20

249

0.25

293

628

DISNEY JUNIOR

MICKEY MOUSE CLUBHOUSE

11/18/2015

9:30 PM

WEDNESDAY

(R)(E-O)(P-O)

0.19

245

0.19

227

641

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