Sunday, October 06, 2013

Week 2 TV Ratings and Analysis; How the Sitcoms Did

2013-14 Week 2 TV Ratings (first four nights, Mon-Thu): 

Households: #1. CBS 7.1/11 rating/share (-8% in rating from first four nights week 1); #2. NBC 5.6/9 (-11%); #3. ABC 5.5/9 (-8%); #4. Fox 3.7/6 (-3%); #5. The CW 0.9/1 (+80%).
Total Viewers: #1. CBS 11.22 million (-9%); #2. NBC 9.07 million (-11%); #3. ABC 8.55 million (-9%); #4. Fox 6.14 million (-1%); #5. The CW 1.45 million (+86%).
Adults 18-49: #1. NBC 2.8/8 rating/share (-13%); #2. CBS 2.6/7 (-13%); #3. ABC 2.3/7 (-15%); #4. Fox 2.1/6 (-5%); #5. The CW 0.6/2 (+100%).

It's a new season, and a new format to the weekly ratings report! It might be a bit more cleaner, but we are working on tweaking this and making it even better. So bare with us! Week 1 had NBC easily win the week in 18-49 with a 3.07 rating, followed by ABC's 2.29, CBS's 2.24 and Fox 2.22. In total viewers, CBS prevailed with 10.38 million, followed by NBC's 9.71, ABC's 7.99, and Fox's 6.09 million. Back to week 2, read our full night-by-night analysis followed by how the sitcoms did! GREAT showings are in BOLD. If they are in bold in both total viewers and 18-49, then it is very impressive.
 

Week 2 (Sep. 30-Oct. 6) Analysis















Last Sunday (Sep. 29)(Week 1)This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
60 MinutesCBS7:00PM10,674,000
10,674,0001.37
1.37Season Prem
America's Funniest VideosABC7:00PM

0

0.00Premieres 10/13/13
Once Upon a Time JourneyABC7:00PM5,053,000
5,053,0001.37
1.37Clip Show
Football Night in AmericaNBC7:30PM5,404,0003,829,0001,575,0002.041.170.87
The OTFox7:30PM12,885,000
12,885,0004.74
4.74
The Amazing RaceCBS8:00PM8,616,000
8,616,0002.01
2.01Season Prem
Once Upon a TimeABC8:00PM8,519,000
8,519,0002.64
2.64Season Prem
Football Night in AmericaNBC8:00PM11,359,0009,758,0001,601,0004.113.360.75
The SimpsonsFox8:00PM6,368,000
6,368,0002.87
2.87Season Prem
Sunday Night FootballNBC8:20PM20,493,00020,510,000(17,000)7.587.67(0.09)
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PM4,475,000
4,475,0002.16
2.16Season Prem
The Good WifeCBS9:00PM9,149,000
9,149,0001.47
1.47Season Prem
RevengeABC9:00PM8,106,000
8,106,0002.35
2.35Season Prem
Family GuyFox9:00PM5,226,000
5,226,0002.63
2.63Season Prem
American Dad!Fox9:30PM4,320,000
4,320,0002.11
2.11Season Prem
The MentalistCBS10:00PM9,697,000
9,697,0001.58
1.58Season Prem
BetrayalABC10:00PM5,159,000
5,159,0001.49
1.49Series Prem




















Monday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
How I Met Your MotherCBS8:00PM7,875,0009,395,000(1,520,000)3.133.68(0.55)
Dancing with the StarsABC8:00PM13,100,00013,565,000(465,000)2.032.28(0.25)
The VoiceNBC8:00PM14,119,00014,983,000(864,000)4.665.05(0.39)
BonesFox8:00PM7,257,0006,743,000514,0002.241.900.34
We Are MenCBS8:30PM6,607,000
6,607,0002.02
2.02Series Prem
2 Broke GirlsCBS9:00PM7,715,0008,877,000(1,162,000)2.422.84(0.42)
Sleep HollowFox9:00PM7,967,0008,586,000(619,000)3.013.13(0.12)
MomCBS9:30PM7,005,0007,980,000(975,000)2.172.52(0.35)
HostagesCBS10:00PM5,962,0007,410,000(1,448,000)1.491.80(0.31)
CastleABC10:00PM10,884,00011,459,000(575,000)2.222.25(0.03)
The BlacklistNBC10:00PM11,348,00012,583,000(1,235,000)3.293.83(0.54)










Tuesday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
NCISCBS8:00PM19,978,00020,002,000(24,000)3.523.58(0.06)
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.ABC8:00PM8,662,00012,121,000(3,459,000)3.264.70(1.44)
The Biggest LoserNBC8:00PM

0

0.00Premieres 10/15
DadsFox8:00PM3,396,0003,651,000(255,000)1.351.52(0.17)
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PM3,428,0004,034,000(606,000)1.431.81(0.38)
NCIS: Los AngelesCBS9:00PM15,086,00016,353,000(1,267,000)2.692.99(0.30)
The GoldbergsABC9:00PM6,061,0008,938,000(2,877,000)2.173.09(0.92)
The VoiceNBC9:00PM14,539,00014,351,000188,0004.494.68(0.19)2-Hr , 8-10P
New GirlFox9:00PM3,846,0004,039,000(193,000)1.942.05(0.11)
Trophy WifeABC9:30PM4,302,0006,692,000(2,390,000)1.432.27(0.84)
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PM2,861,0002,944,000(83,000)1.471.460.01
Person of InterestCBS10:00PM12,347,00012,438,000(91,000)2.052.28(0.23)
Lucky 7ABC10:00PM2,623,0004,427,000(1,804,000)0.741.25(0.51)
Chicago FireNBC10:00PM8,743,0008,899,000(156,000)2.642.67(0.03)










Wednesday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
SurvivorCBS8:00PM10,156,0009,536,000620,0002.702.430.27
The MiddleABC8:00PM8,033,0008,942,000(909,000)2.302.48(0.18)
Back in the GameABC8:30PM6,712,0008,015,000(1,303,000)1.902.24(0.34)
RevolutionNBC8:00PM5,461,0006,807,000(1,346,000)1.601.82(0.22)
The X FactorFox8:00PM7,800,0007,729,00071,0002.402.53(0.13)
Criminal MindsCBS9:00PM11,121,00011,265,000(144,000)2.702.79(0.09)
Modern FamilyABC9:00PM11,124,00011,682,000(558,000)4.204.200.00
Law & Order: SVUNBC9:00PM6,852,0009,584,000(2,732,000)2.002.68(0.68)
Super Fun NightABC9:30PM8,226,000
8,226,0003.20
3.20Series Prem
CSICBS10:00PM9,657,0009,118,000539,0002.102.040.06
NashvilleABC10:00PM5,982,0006,499,000(517,000)1.902.01(0.11)
IronsideNBC10:00PM6,814,000
6,814,0001.30
1.30Series Prem










Thursday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
The Big Bang TheoryCBS8:00PM18,216,00018,994,000(778,000)5.205.55(0.35)
Scandal Secret's OutABC8:00PM5,753,0004,684,0001,069,0001.601.200.40Clip Show vs. Shield Encore
Once Upon a Time in WonderlandABC8:00PM

0

0.00Premieres 10/10/13
Parks & RecreationNBC8:00PM3,142,0003,270,000(128,000)1.201.27(0.07)
The X FactorFox8:00PM7,126,0006,471,000655,0002.002.08(0.08)
The Vampire DiariesCW8:00PM2,588,000
2,588,0001.20
1.20Season Prem
The MillersCBS8:30PM13,093,000
13,093,0003.30
3.30Series Prem
Welcome to the FamilyNBC8:30PM2,985,000
2,985,0001.10
1.10Series Prem
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PM11,709,00015,516,000(3,807,000)2.903.87(0.97)
Grey's AnatomyABC9:00PM9,602,0009,275,000327,0003.103.36(0.26)
Sean Saves the WorldNBC9:00PM4,428,000
4,428,0001.40
1.40Series Prem
GleeFox9:00PM4,417,0005,064,000(647,000)1.601.96(0.36)
The OriginalsCW9:00PM2,208,000
2,208,0001.00
1.00
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PM9,340,00011,594,000(2,254,000)2.402.85(0.45)
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC9:30PM5,347,0007,503,000(2,156,000)1.702.16(0.46)
ElementaryCBS10:00PM9,379,00010,183,000(804,000)2.002.09(0.09)
ScandalABC10:00PM10,517,000
10,517,0003.60
3.60Season Prem
ParenthoodNBC10:00PM4,168,0005,056,000(888,000)1.501.63(0.13)










Friday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Undercover BossCBS8:00PM7,630,0008,223,000(593,000)1.401.56(0.16)
Last Man StandingABC8:00PM6,220,0005,729,000491,0001.401.220.18
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC8:00PM3,290,0004,068,000(778,000)0.800.760.04REPEAT
Junior MasterchefFox8:00PM3,920,0004,289,000(369,000)1.301.62(0.32)
BonesFox8:00PM

0

0.00Moves 11/8/13
The NeighborsABC8:30PM4,160,0004,064,00096,0001.001.000.00
Sean Saves the WorldNBC8:30PM3,250,000
3,250,0000.80
0.80REPEAT
Hawaii Five-0CBS9:00PM9,560,0009,461,00099,0001.501.57(0.07)
Shark TankABC9:00PM6,350,0006,944,000(594,000)1.802.00(0.20)
DatelineNBC9:00PM5,770,0006,495,000(725,000)1.201.34(0.14)9-11P
GrimmNBC9:00PM

0

0.00Premieres 10/25/13
Sleep HollowFox9:00PM2,230,0002,708,000(478,000)0.700.86(0.16)REPEAT
Raising HopeFox9:00PM

0

0.00Premieres 11/8/13
Raising HopeFox9:30PM

0

0.00Premieres 11/8/13
Blue BloodsCBS10:00PM11,090,00011,695,000(605,000)1.401.72(0.32)
20/20ABC10:00PM5,890,0004,440,0001,450,0001.601.210.39
Elizabeth Smart StoryNBC10:00PM5,550,000
5,550,0001.20
1.20SPECIAL
DraculaNBC10:00PM

0

0.00Premieres 10/25/13










Saturday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
College FootballFox7:00PM2,330,0001,821,000509,0000.800.460.34
ComedytimeCBS8:00PM3,270,0003,508,000(238,000)0.700.79(0.09)REPEAT
Saturday Night FootballABC8:00PM6,600,0006,751,000(151,000)2.202.200.00
Notre Dame FootballNBC8:00PM3,240,000
3,240,0000.80
0.80
Chicago FireNBC8:00PM
2,318,000(2,318,000)
0.51(0.51)preempted
ComedytimeCBS8:30PM2,900,0003,408,000(508,000)0.600.75(0.15)
CrimetimeCBS9:00PM2,860,0003,663,000(803,000)0.500.70(0.20)REPEAT
The BlacklistNBC9:00PM
3,869,000(3,869,000)
0.75(0.75)preempted
48 Hours MysteryCBS10:00PM4,890,0006,087,000(1,197,000)0.900.97(0.07)
SNLNBC10:00PM
2,699,000(2,699,000)
0.83(0.83)preempted


Sitcoms in green did excellent for the week, while yellow indicates OK showings and red is not good! This is sorted by adults 18-49:

Week 2 (Sep. 30-Oct. 6) How the Sitcoms Did
(Sun comedies are previous week and Fri/Sat are prelim ratings)
Sorted by 18-49 Rtg
TitleNetworkTimeDayTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes







The Big Bang TheoryCBS8:00PMThur18,216,0005.2
Modern FamilyABC9:00PMWed11,124,0004.2
The MillersCBS8:30PMThur13,093,0003.3Series Prem
Super Fun NightABC9:30PMWed8,226,0003.2Series Prem
How I Met Your MotherCBS8:00PMMon7,875,0003.13
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PMThur11,709,0002.9
The SimpsonsFox8:00PMSun6,368,0002.87Season Prem
Family GuyFox9:00PMSun5,226,0002.63Season Prem
2 Broke GirlsCBS9:00PMMon7,715,0002.42
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PMThur9,340,0002.4
The MiddleABC8:00PMWed8,033,0002.3
The GoldbergsABC9:00PMTues6,061,0002.17
MomCBS9:30PMMon7,005,0002.17
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PMSun4,475,0002.16Season Prem
American Dad!Fox9:30PMSun4,320,0002.11Season Prem
We Are MenCBS8:30PMMon6,607,0002.02Series Prem
New GirlFox9:00PMTues3,846,0001.94
Back in the GameABC8:30PMWed6,712,0001.9
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC9:30PMThur5,347,0001.7
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PMTues2,861,0001.47
Trophy WifeABC9:30PMWed4,302,0001.43
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PMTues3,428,0001.43
Last Man StandingABC8:00PMFri6,220,0001.4
Sean Saves the WorldNBC9:00PMThur4,428,0001.4Series Prem
DadsFox8:00PMTues3,396,0001.35
Parks & RecreationNBC8:00PMThur3,142,0001.2
Welcome to the FamilyNBC8:30PMThur2,985,0001.1Series Prem
The NeighborsABC8:30PMFri4,160,0001
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC8:00PMFri3,290,0000.8REPEAT
Sean Saves the WorldNBC8:30PMFri3,250,0000.8REPEAT
The MillersCBS8:00PMSat3,270,0000.7REPEAT
We Are MenCBS8:30PMSat2,900,0000.6REPEAT
The SimpsonsFox7:30PMSun

preempted
American Dad!Fox7:00PMSun

preempted
Raising HopeFox9:00PMFri

Premieres 11/8
Raising HopeFox9:30PMFri

Premieres 11/8

SOURCE: Nielsen Media Research


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Tuesday, December 12

The Middle - "The Christmas Miracle" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
It’s Christmastime, and Frankie and Sue are devastated after Axl informs them that he’s not going to church this year because he’s beginning to question his faith. Meanwhile, Mike goes to war with the Glossner kids after they keep defacing his new, giant inflatable snowman; and Brick goes all out in an attempt to wrap his first present for a planned Christmas Yankee Swap.

Fresh Off the Boat - "Do You Hear What I Hear?" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
As head of the HOA Christmas committee, Jessica threatens to cut the neighborhood caroling this year due to last year’s rocky performance. However, Deirdre says that her friend Holly (Paula Abdul), who teaches “Performance and Movement,” will help get everyone into tip-top, melodic shape. Meanwhile, Marvin becomes suspicious of Honey when she goes to see “Titanic” at the movies without him; Nicole develops her first girl crush and struggles with how to get her attention.

black-ish - "Sugar Daddy" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Dre is diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes and after talking to Pops, he’s resolved to curing himself. Things come to a head at the Stevens & Lido holiday party. Meanwhile, Jack is convinced that baby Devante hates him, so he enlists Junior and Diane’s help.

The Mayor - "Grey Christmas" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
After visiting a homeless shelter on Christmas Eve, Courtney realizes things for the needy could be improved and pledges to make it a joyous Christmas that every family deserves. But when he learns he doesn’t have the budget to deliver on his promise, Courtney loses hope and his holiday spirit which leads to a magical “It’s A Wonderful Life” moment that makes him realize he has the gift needed to pull off a Christmas miracle.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine - "Game Night" / "The Favor" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Rosa asks for Jake's help to deliver important information to her parents, but their plan goes awry when they assume the two are in a relationship; Seamus Murphy comes back to redeem an ethically questionable favor owed by Capt. Holt.

Teachers - "Let It Flow" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
Ms. Cannon discovers that one of her students is an artistic prodigy. Mrs. Adler and Ms. Watson take the mini-society competition to a new level.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of December 11)

Tuesday, December 12

  • Tom Hanks (Bosom Buddies) - Catch Tom on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. He also talks about The Post on CBS This Morning sometime between 7-9am.
  • Jane Krakowski (Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt/30 Rock) - Jane appears on The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Ari Graynor (I'm Dying Up Here/Bad Teacher) - Ari is a guest on Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Niecy Nash (The Soul Man/Getting On/Do Not Disturb/Reno 911!) - Niecy visits The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Bill Pullman (1600 Penn) - Bill stops by Steve, so check your local listings.
  • Miles Brown (black-ish) - Miles appears on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Ana Gasteyer (People of Earth/Lady Dynamite/Suburgatory) - Ana talks about Fox's A Christmas Story Live! on Access Hollywood Live, so check your local listings.
  • Noah Galvin (The Real O'Neals) - Noah talks about Dear Evan Hansen on the BUILD Series at 4pm.


New on DVD/Blu-ray (November/December)

The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Third Season Living Single - The Complete Third Season Alice - The Complete Sixth Season One Day at a Time - The Complete Series Fuller House - The Complete Second Season

11/07 - American Dad! - Volume 12
11/07 - Family Guy - Season Fifteen
11/07 - The Wayans Bros. - The Complete Third Season
11/14 - D.C. Follies - The Complete Series
11/21 - Living Single - The Complete Third Season
11/24 - Grandfathered - Season 1
12/05 - Alice - The Complete Sixth Season
12/05 - One Day at a Time - The Complete Series
12/05 - The Simpsons - The Eighteenth Season
12/05 - South Park - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray) / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5
12/12 - Fuller House - The Complete Second Season
12/19 - South Park - The Complete Sixth Season (Blu-ray) / 7 / 8 / 9 / 10 / 11
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