Sunday, November 10, 2013

Week 7 TV Ratings and Analysis; How the Sitcoms Did

2013-14 Week 7 TV Ratings (first four nights, Mon-Thu): 

Households: #1. ABC 6.7/11 rating/share (+34% in rating from first four nights week 6); #2. CBS 6.6/11 (even); #3. NBC 5.0/8 (+4%); #4. Fox 2.9/4 (-58%); #5. The CW 1.2/2 (even).
Total Viewers: #1. CBS 10.51 million (+2%); #2. ABC 10.37 million (+34%); #3. NBC 8.02 million (+4%); #4. Fox 4.74 million (-58%); #5. The CW 1.81 million (+5%).
Adults 18-49: #1. ABC 2.6/7 rating/share (+37%); #2. NBC 2.3/7 (flat); #3. CBS 2.3/7 (even); #4. Fox 1.7/5 (-48%); #5. The CW 0.7/2 (even).

For previous week's final ratings, Week 6 had NBC win the week in 18-49 for the fifth time this season with a 2.4 rating, followed closely by Fox's 2.3, CBS' 2.2 and ABC's 1.9. In total viewers, CBS prevailed with 10.495 million, followed by Fox' 7.698, ABC's 7.426, and NBC's 7.426 million. Back to week 7, 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 7 (Nov. 4-10) Analysis















Last Sunday (Nov. 3)(Week 6)This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
60 MinutesCBS7:00PM15,812,00010,081,0005,731,0004.291.302.997:59P
America's Funniest VideosABC7:00PM6,961,0006,120,000841,0001.431.370.06
Animation DominationFox7:00PM1,877,000
1,877,0000.80
0.80
Football Night in AmericaNBC7:30PM3,761,0004,361,000(600,000)1.241.44(0.20)
Animation DominationFox7:30PM3,481,000
3,481,0001.40
1.40
The OTFox7:30PM
15,236,000(15,236,000)
5.15(5.15)preempted
The Amazing RaceCBS8:00PM9,377,0008,106,0001,271,0002.151.760.398:59P
Once Upon a TimeABC8:00PM7,551,0007,231,000320,0002.322.240.08
Football Night in AmericaNBC8:00PM9,424,00010,130,000(706,000)3.393.62(0.23)
World SeriesFox8:00PM
15,975,000(15,975,000)
4.60(4.60)
The SimpsonsFox8:00PM5,430,000
5,430,0002.43
2.43
Sunday Night FootballNBC8:30PM17,040,00016,893,000147,0006.356.310.04
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PM3,750,000
3,750,0001.77
1.77
The Good WifeCBS9:00PM10,217,0009,350,000867,0001.631.370.269:59P
RevengeABC9:00PM6,326,0005,714,000612,0001.711.440.27
Family GuyFox9:00PM4,866,000
4,866,0002.47
2.47
American Dad!Fox9:30PM3,747,000
3,747,0001.91
1.91
The MentalistCBS10:00PM7,011,0008,825,000(1,814,000)1.101.31(0.21)REPEAT 1059P
BetrayalABC10:00PM3,436,0003,303,000133,0000.990.910.08




















Monday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
How I Met Your MotherCBS8:00PM8,669,0007,750,000919,0003.393.040.35
Dancing with the StarsABC8:00PM13,718,00013,281,000437,0001.972.08(0.11)
The VoiceNBC8:00PM11,748,00013,221,000(1,473,000)3.644.30(0.66)
BonesFox8:00PM6,974,000
6,974,0002.04
2.04
World SeriesFox8:00PM
14,446,000(14,446,000)
4.14(4.14)no game
Hart of DixieCW8:00PM1,004,0001,052,000(48,000)0.390.40(0.01)
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:30PM8,116,0007,708,000408,0002.642.70(0.06)
Mike & MollyCBS9:00PM9,216,0008,005,0001,211,0002.612.510.10vs. Big Bang (R)
Sleep HollowFox9:00PM7,077,000
7,077,0002.51
2.51
Beauty & the BeastCW9:00PM679,000832,000(153,000)0.270.29(0.02)
MomCBS9:30PM7,379,0006,636,000743,0002.032.11(0.08)
HostagesCBS10:00PM4,787,0004,901,000(114,000)1.061.23(0.17)
CastleABC10:00PM10,871,00010,687,000184,0002.172.080.09
The BlacklistNBC10:00PM10,337,00010,511,000(174,000)2.863.06(0.20)










Tuesday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
NCISCBS8:00PM19,178,00019,296,000(118,000)2.873.04(0.17)
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.ABC8:00PM7,147,0004,085,0003,062,0002.531.221.31vs. REPEAT
The Biggest LoserNBC8:00PM6,821,0006,050,000771,0002.111.830.28
DadsFox8:00PM3,649,000
3,649,0001.41
1.41
X Factor SpecialFox8:00PM
4,903,000(4,903,000)
1.53(1.53)
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PM3,835,000
3,835,0001.58
1.58
The OriginalsCW8:00PM2,031,0002,053,000(22,000)0.930.96(0.03)
NCIS: Los AngelesCBS9:00PM14,763,00014,897,000(134,000)2.412.64(0.23)
The GoldbergsABC9:00PM4,894,0005,430,000(536,000)1.481.66(0.18)
The VoiceNBC9:00PM11,299,00011,618,000(319,000)3.383.62(0.24)9-11P
New GirlFox9:00PM3,852,000
3,852,0002.00
2.00
Trophy WifeABC9:30PM3,659,0004,325,000(666,000)1.141.39(0.25)
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PM2,882,000
2,882,0001.46
1.46
SupernaturalCW9:00PM2,150,0002,192,000(42,000)0.941.06(0.12)
Person of InterestCBS10:00PM11,789,00011,997,000(208,000)1.921.860.06
In the Spotlight Robin RobertsABC10:00PM3,385,0003,201,000184,0000.750.94(0.19)vs. Shark Tank (R)
Chicago FireNBC10:00PM

0

0.00preempted










Wednesday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
SurvivorCBS8:00PM9,293,0009,002,000291,0002.512.340.17
CMA AwardsABC8:00PM16,762,000
16,762,0004.71
4.71
The MiddleABC8:00PM
8,028,000(8,028,000)
2.16(2.16)preempted
Back in the GameABC8:30PM
6,110,000(6,110,000)
1.72(1.72)preempted
RevolutionNBC8:00PM5,208,0004,873,000335,0001.441.350.09
The X FactorFox8:00PM4,544,000
4,544,0001.49
1.49
MLB World SeriesFox8:00PM
19,178,000(19,178,000)
5.70(5.70)
ArrowCW8:00PM2,804,0002,367,000437,0001.010.750.26
Criminal MindsCBS9:00PM9,698,00010,642,000(944,000)2.352.40(0.05)
Modern FamilyABC9:00PM
7,216,000(7,216,000)
2.18(2.18)preempted
Law & Order: SVUNBC9:00PM5,652,0004,216,0001,436,0001.541.060.48vs. REPEAT
Super Fun NightABC9:30PM
5,166,000(5,166,000)
1.73(1.73)preempted
Tomorrow PeopleCW9:00PM1,560,0001,717,000(157,000)0.570.570.00
CSICBS10:00PM9,080,0009,495,000(415,000)1.761.720.04
NashvilleABC10:00PM
5,249,000(5,249,000)
1.39(1.39)preempted
DatelineNBC10:00PM4,400,000
4,400,0001.07
1.07










Thursday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
The Big Bang TheoryCBS8:00PM16,888,00011,797,0005,091,0004.922.602.32vs. REPEAT
Once in WonderlandABC8:00PM3,555,0006,980,000(3,425,000)0.922.20(1.28)vs. Charlie Brown
Parks & RecreationNBC8:00PM

0

0.00preempted
The VoiceNBC8:00PM9,737,0005,320,0004,417,0002.521.650.87vs. SNL
The X FactorFox8:00PM3,668,0003,251,000417,0001.210.770.44vs. REPEAT
The Vampire DiariesCW8:00PM2,587,0002,069,000518,0001.260.880.38
The MillersCBS8:30PM10,378,0009,671,000707,0002.602.080.52
Parks & RecreationNBC8:30PM

0

0.00preempted
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PM8,000,0008,057,000(57,000)2.101.880.22
Grey's AnatomyABC9:00PM8,678,0008,942,000(264,000)2.702.630.07
Sean Saves the WorldNBC9:00PM4,551,0003,724,000827,0001.361.090.27
GleeFox9:00PM4,005,0001,888,0002,117,0001.520.600.92vs. REPEAT
ReignCW9:00PM1,640,0001,572,00068,0000.590.590.00
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PM8,271,0008,476,000(205,000)2.022.10(0.08)vs. Big Bang (R)
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC9:30PM3,453,0003,336,000117,0001.031.05(0.02)
ElementaryCBS10:00PM8,894,0009,471,000(577,000)1.761.77(0.01)
ScandalABC10:00PM8,655,0009,179,000(524,000)2.762.90(0.14)
ParenthoodNBC10:00PM3,878,0003,673,000205,0001.271.210.06










Friday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Undercover BossCBS8:00PM9,337,0009,051,000286,0001.801.390.41
Last Man StandingABC8:00PM6,175,0006,359,000(184,000)1.401.400.00
DatelineNBC8:00PM5,601,0002,587,0003,014,0001.000.690.31
Masterchef JuniorFox8:00PM4,209,0004,008,000201,0001.501.300.20FINALE
BonesFox8:00PM

0

0.00Moves 11/15/13
Carrie DiariesCW8:00PM804,000890,000(86,000)0.300.33(0.03)
The NeighborsABC8:30PM4,554,0004,501,00053,0001.101.040.06
Hawaii Five-0CBS9:00PM9,385,0009,709,000(324,000)1.401.280.12
Shark TankABC9:00PM7,251,0007,314,000(63,000)2.001.960.04
GrimmNBC9:00PM4,935,0004,960,000(25,000)1.301.51(0.21)
Sleepy HollowFox9:00PM1,864,0001,690,000174,0000.600.500.10REPEAT
America's Top ModelCW9:00PM1,050,0001,009,00041,0000.400.380.02
Raising HopeFox9:00PM

0

0.00Premieres 11/15/13
Raising HopeFox9:30PM

0

0.00Premieres 11/15/13
Blue BloodsCBS10:00PM10,976,00011,009,000(33,000)1.301.240.06
20/20ABC10:00PM5,976,0007,650,000(1,674,000)1.401.52(0.12)
DraculaNBC10:00PM2,991,0003,387,000(396,000)1.001.28(0.28)










Saturday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
College FootballFox7:00PM2,624,0002,386,000238,0000.700.660.04
ComedytimeCBS8:00PM
3,331,000(3,331,000)
0.70(0.70)preempted
College FootballCBS8:00PM11,546,000
11,546,0003.90
3.90
Saturday Night FootballABC8:00PM2,673,0008,354,000(5,681,000)0.502.76(2.26)
Breeder's CupNBC8:00PM
2,118,000(2,118,000)
0.40(0.40)
ComedytimeCBS8:30PM
3,826,000(3,826,000)
0.90(0.90)preempted
CrimetimeCBS9:00PM
4,376,000(4,376,000)
0.80(0.80)
Miss Universe 2013NBC9:00PM3,757,000
3,757,0000.90
0.90
The BlacklistNBC9:00PM
1,951,000(1,951,000)
0.40(0.40)preempted
48 Hours MysteryCBS10:00PM
6,385,000(6,385,000)
1.16(1.16)
SNLNBC10:00PM2,544,0002,350,000194,0000.700.700.008P


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 7 (Nov. 4-10) 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 TheoryCBS8:00PMThur16,888,0004.92
How I Met Your MotherCBS8:00PMMon8,699,0003.39
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:30PMMon8,116,0002.64
Mike & MollyCBS9:00PMMon9,216,0002.61season prem
The MillersCBS8:30PMThur10,378,0002.60
Family GuyFox9:00PMSun4,866,0002.47
The SimpsonsFox8:00PMSun5,430,0002.43
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PMThur8,000,0002.10
MomCBS9:30PMMon7,379,0002.03
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PMThur8,271,0002.02
New GirlFox9:00PMTues3,852,0002.00
American Dad!Fox9:30PMSun3,747,0001.91
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PMSun3,750,0001.77
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PMTues3,835,0001.58
The GoldbergsABC9:00PMTues4,894,0001.48
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PMTues2,882,0001.46
DadsFox8:00PMTues3,649,0001.41
Last Man StandingABC8:00PMFri6,175,0001.4
Animation DominationFox7:00PMSun3,481,0001.40REPEAT
Sean Saves the WorldNBC9:00PMThur4,551,0001.36
Trophy WifeABC9:30PMWed3,659,0001.14
The NeighborsABC8:30PMFri4,554,0001.1
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC9:30PMThur3,453,0001.03
Animnation DominationFox7:30PMSun1,877,0000.80REPEAT
Modern FamilyABC9:00PMWed

preempted
The MiddleABC8:00PMWed

preempted
Super Fun NightABC9:30PMWed

preempted
Back in the GameABC8:30PMWed

preempted
Comedytime (R) CBS8:30PMSat

preempted
Comedytime (R) CBS8:00PMSat

preempted
Parks & RecreationNBC8:00PMThur

preempted
Welcome to the FamilyNBC8:30PMThur

canceled
We Are MenCBS8:30PMMon

canceled
Raising HopeFox9:00PMFri

Premieres 11/15
Raising HopeFox9:30PMFri

Premieres 11/15

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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