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


New on DVD/Blu-ray (September)

The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Ninth Season Newhart - The Complete Sixth Season 2 Broke Girls - The Complete Fifth Season Family Matters - The Complete Eighth Season Modern Family - The Complete Season 7

09/06 - Coach - Season One (Mill Creek) / Season Two / Seasons One and Two
09/06 - South Park - The Complete Ninteenth Season (Blu-ray)
09/13 - The Big Bang Theory - The Complete Ninth Season (Blu-ray)
09/13 - Newhart - The Complete Sixth Season
09/20 - 2 Broke Girls - The Complete Fifth Season
09/20 - Family Matters - The Complete Eighth Season
09/20 - Modern Family - The Complete Season 7
09/20 - Veep - Season 5
09/27 - The Wonder Years - Season Six
More TV DVD Releases / DVD Reviews Archive / SitcomsOnline Digest


Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Sunday, September 25

Family Guy - "A Lot Going on Upstairs" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
When Stewie refuses to sleep in his own bed because of nightmares, Peter can’t stand it, so he goes to sleep in the attic. Peter turns the attic into a man cave and all of the guys begin hanging out there, which makes Lois incredibly angry. Meanwhile, Brian helps Stewie overcome his fears by building a device to go into his nightmares and defeat his demons.

Bob's Burgers - "Flu-oise" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT)
When the youngest Belcher comes down with an epic case of the flu, Linda has a mishap as she tries to deliver Louise’s favorite toy to her daughter’s bedside. After Louise vows that she will never forgive her family for their mistake, she falls into a wild fever dream filled with familiar faces, zany musical numbers and a crazy adventure.

The Simpsons - "Monty Burns' Fleeing Circus" (Fox, 8:00PM ET/PT)
When Springfield is burned to the ground, the Simpsons beg Mr. Burns to fund its rebuilding. Burns agrees – with one condition: he gets to put on a variety show at the Springfield Bowl.

Son of Zorn - "Defender of Teen Love" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
After embarrassing Alan in front of his crush, Nancy, Zorn uses the Stone of Sight to spy on the girl for his son. Meanwhile, Edie is determined to move on and forces Zorn to finally move his old boxes out of her garage and into his own apartment.

Family Guy - "The Boy in the Band" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Stewie and Brian form a children’s band that quickly rises to fame until they let a girl get between them and drive the band apart. Meanwhile, Peter and Lois insist that Chris gets a job so he takes a job managing Quagmire’s sex life as his personal assistant.

The Last Man on Earth - "General Breast Theme with Cobras" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
The safety of Tandy and the group is in jeopardy as armed intruders storm the Malibu beach near their home, and no one can agree on what to do. While Melissa takes drastic action, Tandy gets a new lesson in fashion.

K.C. Undercover - "In Too Deep 2" (Disney Channel, 8:00PM ET/PT)
The Volunteens give K.C. an assignment that pits her against Craig and his job of protecting the ambassador.

Bizaardvark - "Pretty-Con" (Disney Channel, 8:30PM ET/PT)
The annual beauty convention Pretty-Con comes to Vuuugle and Amelia obsesses with beating out a beauty guru for the Golden Powder Puff Award; Paige and Frankie agree to help so they can meet the host and debut their music video.

Complete TV Listings


Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of September 26)

Sunday, September 25

  • Mark Consuelos (Hope & Faith) - Catch Mark on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
Monday, September 26
  • Zach Galifianakis (Baskets) - Watch Zach on on Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Rob Lowe (The Grinder/Parks and Recreation) - Rob appears on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. He also talks about Code Black on CBS This Morning sometime between 7-9am and on LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings. He will be on New York Live on WNBC in New York at 12:30pm ET.
  • Kal Penn (We Are Men/How I Met Your Mother) - Kal is a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Will Forte (The Last Man on Earth) - Will visits Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. He will also be on LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Norm Macdonald (Norm) - Norm stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Margaret Cho (All-American Girl) - Margaret appears on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Jaleel White (Family Matters/Grown Ups) - Jaleel is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Patton Oswalt (The Goldbergs/The King of Queens) - Patton visits Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Whoopi Goldberg (Whoopi/Bagdad Cafe) - Whoopi drops by Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Kristin Chenoweth (Kristin) - Kristin performs live on NBC's Today sometime between 7-9am. She also talks about her new album on the AOL Build Show at 3pm.
  • Sutton Foster (Younger) - Sutton talks about Younger on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • The Cast of Younger) - Sutton Foster, Debi Mazar, Hilary Duff, Nico Tortorella, Peter Hermann, Miriam Shor and Molly Bernard are guests on the AOL Build Show at 2:15pm.