Sunday, December 22, 2013

Week 13 TV Ratings and Analysis; How the Sitcoms Did

2013-14 Week 13 TV Ratings (first four nights, Mon-Thu): 

Households: #1. CBS 5.7/9 rating/share (-12% from first four nights Week 12); #2. NBC 4.9/8 (+9%); #3. ABC 3.2/5 (-16%); #4. Fox 2.7/4 (-13%); #5. The CW 0.7/1 (-22%)
Total Viewers: #1. CBS 8.95 million (-13% from first four nights Week 12); #2. NBC 8.07 million (+12%); #3. ABC 4.96 million (-17%); #4. Fox 4.25 million (-16%); #5. The CW 1.04 million (-29%).
Adults 18-49: #1. NBC 2.3/7 rating/share (+15% from first four nights Week 12); #2. CBS 1.7/5 (-15%); #3. ABC 1.3/4 (-24%); #4. Fox 1.2/4 (-20%) #5. The CW 0.4/1 (-20%)

For previous week's final ratings, Week 12 (12/9/13-12/15/13) had NBC win the week in 18-49 for the eleventh time out of twelve this season with a 2.2 rating, followed by Fox's 2.0, CBS' 2.0 and ABC's 1.5. In total viewers, CBS was back to first with 9.32 million, beating NBC which did 7.51 million, Fox followed with 6.12, and ABC trailed with 5.62 million.
Season to-date (9/23/13-12/15/13) in 18-49, NBC leads with a 3.2, followed by CBS with a 2.7, Fox with a 2.5 and ABC at a 2.5. In total viewers, CBS is on top with 11.75 million, then NBC 9.9, ABC 8.49 and Fox at 7.31.

Back to week 13, 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 13 (Dec. 16-Dec. 22) Analysis















Last Sunday (Dec. 15)(Week 12)This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
60 MinutesCBS7:00PM10,381,00011,557,000(1,176,000)1.542.03(0.49)
America's Funniest VideosABC7:00PM6,621,0007,043,000(422,000)1.421.54(0.12)
Animation DominationFox7:00PM

0

0.00preempted
Football Night in AmericaNBC7:30PM3,273,0005,398,000(2,125,000)1.051.92(0.87)
Animation DominationFox7:30PM

0

0.00preempted
The OTFox7:30PM15,808,00014,605,0001,203,0005.445.240.20752P
SurvivorCBS8:00PM10,186,0009,207,000979,0002.572.130.448-10P FINALE vs. Amazing Race Finale
Once Upon a TimeABC8:00PM6,439,0006,936,000(497,000)1.932.15(0.22)
Football Night in AmericaNBC8:00PM10,812,00011,464,000(652,000)3.543.97(0.43)
The SimpsonsFox8:00PM8,476,0006,854,0001,622,0003.553.070.48
Sunday Night FootballNBC8:30PM16,433,00019,065,000(2,632,000)5.556.92(1.37)
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PM5,567,0004,601,000966,0002.372.130.24
The Good WifeCBS9:00PM

0

0.00preempted
RevengeABC9:00PM6,219,0006,040,000179,0001.521.58(0.06)
Family GuyFox9:00PM6,366,0005,361,0001,005,0003.042.690.35
American Dad!Fox9:30PM5,004,0004,364,000640,0002.382.130.25
Survivor ReunionCBS10:00PM7,462,0009,973,000(2,511,000)1.911.760.15vs. Mentalist
BetrayalABC10:00PM3,605,0003,053,000552,0000.800.740.06




















Monday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
How I Met Your MotherCBS8:00PM7,711,0004,535,0003,176,0002.731.201.53vs. REPEAT
Prep & LandingABC8:00PM3,865,0005,802,000(1,937,000)0.901.60(0.70)vs. Santa Claus is Comin'...
The VoiceNBC8:00PM12,681,00013,200,000(519,000)3.353.46(0.11)8-10P, vs. 8-9P
Almost HumanFox8:00PM5,339,0006,049,000(710,000)1.591.81(0.22)
Grandma Got Runover by ReindeerCW8:00PM1,116,0001,213,000(97,000)0.400.400.00vs. Kung Fu Panda Xmas
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:30PM7,590,0004,755,0002,835,0002.311.201.11REPEAT
Prep & Landing 2ABC8:30PM3,379,0005,802,000(2,423,000)0.901.60(0.70)vs. Santa Claus is Comin'...
Merry MadagascarCW8:30PM
1,152,000(1,152,000)
0.40(0.40)
Mike & MollyCBS9:00PM8,883,0007,776,0001,107,0002.232.020.21
The Great Xmas Light FightABC9:00PM4,035,0005,500,000(1,465,000)1.021.44(0.42)9-11P vs. 9-10P
Ice Ace ChristmasFox9:00PM2,698,000
2,698,0000.80
0.80
Sleep HollowFox9:00PM
6,652,000(6,652,000)
2.18(2.18)preempted
Victoria's Secret Fashion ShowCW9:00PM1,110,000604,000506,0000.400.160.24vs. iHeart Radio
MomCBS9:30PM7,441,0005,530,0001,911,0001.951.300.65REPEAT
Dragons Gift of the FuryFox9:30PM2,407,000
2,407,0000.80
0.80
HostagesCBS10:00PM5,093,0004,690,000403,0001.161.070.09
CastleABC10:00PM
5,318,000(5,318,000)
1.00(1.00)preempted
The Sing-OffNBC10:00PM7,277,0008,388,000(1,111,000)2.052.44(0.39)vs. 9-11P










Tuesday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
NCISCBS8:00PM19,651,00019,297,000354,0002.872.870.00
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.ABC8:00PM3,248,0006,108,000(2,860,000)0.802.09(1.29)REPEAT
The Biggest LoserNBC8:00PM6,988,0006,243,000745,0002.051.870.18
American Country AwardsFox8:00PM
5,144,000(5,144,000)
1.44(1.44)8-10P
DadsFox8:00PM2,450,000
2,450,0001.00
1.00REPEAT
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PM1,866,000
1,866,0000.70
0.70REPEAT
The OriginalsCW8:00PM923,000713,000210,0000.300.300.00REPEAT, vs. iHeart Radio
NCIS: Los AngelesCBS9:00PM15,581,00015,242,000339,0002.432.410.02
The GoldbergsABC9:00PM3,121,0004,768,000(1,647,000)0.901.63(0.73)REPEAT
The VoiceNBC9:00PM14,010,00011,518,0002,492,0003.983.130.85FINALE 9-11P
New GirlFox9:00PM1,513,000
1,513,0000.70
0.70REPEAT
Trophy WifeABC9:30PM2,389,0003,479,000(1,090,000)0.701.16(0.46)REPEAT
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PM1,402,000
1,402,0000.60
0.60REPEAT
SupernaturalCW9:00PM930,000432,000498,0000.400.200.20REPEAT, vs. iHeart Radio
Person of InterestCBS10:00PM12,397,0009,716,0002,681,0001.963.39(1.43)vs. Victoria Secret
What Would You Do?ABC10:00PM2,472,0003,129,000(657,000)0.670.90(0.23)
Chicago FireNBC10:00PM
9,321,000(9,321,000)
2.20(2.20)preempted










Wednesday
This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Home for the HolidaysCBS8:00PM4,847,0009,919,000(5,072,000)0.672.51(1.84)vs. Survivor
The MiddleABC8:00PM5,788,0008,085,000(2,297,000)1.401.97(0.57)REPEAT
The GoldbergsABC8:30PM4,670,0006,138,000(1,468,000)1.201.50(0.30)REPEAT vs Back in Game
The Sing-OffNBC8:00PM5,489,0006,030,000(541,000)1.651.83(0.18)8-10P
The X FactorFox8:00PM5,036,0004,965,00071,0001.341.41(0.07)
iHeart Radio Jingle BallCW8:00PM1,316,000
1,316,0000.53
0.538-10P
ArrowCW8:00PM
3,023,000(3,023,000)
1.06(1.06)preempted
Criminal MindsCBS9:00PM6,400,00011,193,000(4,793,000)1.302.41(1.11)REPEAT
Modern FamilyABC9:00PM6,221,00010,612,000(4,391,000)1.803.55(1.75)REPEAT
Law & Order: SVUNBC9:00PM

0

0.00preempted
Barbara Walters 10 Most FascinatingABC9:30PM8,889,000
8,889,0002.16
2.16930-11P
Super Fun NightABC9:30PM
5,368,000(5,368,000)
1.75(1.75)preempted
Tomorrow PeopleCW9:00PM
1,445,000(1,445,000)
0.54(0.54)preempted
CSICBS10:00PM6,694,00010,175,000(3,481,000)1.101.83(0.73)REPEAT
NashvilleABC10:00PM
5,181,000(5,181,000)
1.40(1.40)preempted
Michael Buble SpecialNBC10:00PM5,026,0005,306,000(280,000)1.271.41(0.14)vs. Kelly Clarkson










Thursday
This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
The Big Bang TheoryCBS8:00PM11,251,00017,678,000(6,427,000)2.805.09(2.29)REPEAT
Charlie Brown XmasABC8:00PM6,409,0003,304,0003,105,0001.700.820.88vs. Once Wonderland
Sound of Music LIVE!NBC8:00PM

0

0.008-11P
The Sing-OffNBC8:00PM4,479,0004,576,000(97,000)1.181.34(0.16)
The X FactorFox8:00PM6,219,0004,897,0001,322,0001.671.240.43FINALE 8-10P
The Vampire DiariesCW8:00PM756,0002,438,000(1,682,000)0.201.06(0.86)REPEAT
The MillersCBS8:30PM7,545,00010,928,000(3,383,000)1.702.62(0.92)REPEAT
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PM5,642,0007,866,000(2,224,000)1.301.86(0.56)REPEAT
20/20: The YearABC9:00PM5,676,000
5,676,0001.42
1.429-11P
Grey's AnatomyABC9:00PM
8,360,000(8,360,000)
2.68(2.68)preempted
SNL ChristmasNBC9:00PM4,296,000
4,296,0001.70
1.70REPEAT 9-11P
Sean Saves the WorldNBC9:00PM
3,396,000(3,396,000)
0.99(0.99)preempted
GleeFox9:00PM
2,472,000(2,472,000)
0.70(0.70)preempted
ReignCW9:00PM884,0001,855,000(971,000)0.300.62(0.32)REPEAT
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PM5,720,0008,536,000(2,816,000)1.301.91(0.61)REPEAT
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC9:30PM
3,003,000(3,003,000)
0.90(0.90)preempted
ElementaryCBS10:00PM5,648,0009,092,000(3,444,000)0.901.67(0.77)REPEAT
ScandalABC10:00PM
9,370,000(9,370,000)
3.19(3.19)preempted
ParenthoodNBC10:00PM
3,934,000(3,934,000)
1.25(1.25)preempted










Friday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
I Love Lucy XmasCBS8:00PM8,654,0007,343,0001,311,0001.401.380.02vs. Undercover Boss
Shark TankABC8:00PM5,011,000
5,011,0001.10
1.10REPEAT
Last Man StandingABC8:00PM
6,275,000(6,275,000)
1.22(1.22)preempted
It's a Wonderful LifeNBC8:00PM5,371,000
5,371,0001.10
1.108-11P
DatelineNBC8:00PM
6,194,000(6,194,000)
1.15(1.15)preempted
BonesFox8:00PM3,393,0003,493,000(100,000)0.800.800.00REPEAT
Carrie DiariesCW8:00PM741,000696,00045,0000.200.200.00
The NeighborsABC8:30PM
4,037,000(4,037,000)
0.88(0.88)preempted
Hawaii Five-0CBS9:00PM9,384,0009,135,000249,0001.201.21(0.01)
Shark TankABC9:00PM5,483,0007,170,000(1,687,000)1.301.98(0.68)REPEAT
GrimmNBC9:00PM
4,884,000(4,884,000)
1.18(1.18)preempted
NikitaCW9:00PM808,000635,000173,0000.300.200.10
Warm Blanket Charlie BrownFox9:00PM1,895,000
1,895,0000.60
0.60
Raising HopeFox9:00PM
2,099,000(2,099,000)
0.68(0.68)preempted
Raising HopeFox9:30PM
1,913,000(1,913,000)
0.58(0.58)preempted
Blue BloodsCBS10:00PM10,176,00010,941,000(765,000)1.101.23(0.13)
20/20ABC10:00PM5,494,0005,913,000(419,000)1.201.44(0.24)
DraculaNBC10:00PM

0

0.00preempted










Saturday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
ComedytimeCBS8:00PM2,300,0005,839,000(3,539,000)0.501.60(1.10)vs. Rudolph
Dog for Xmas Charlie BrownABC8:00PM3,540,0003,260,000280,0000.800.700.10vs. Xmas Light Fight
Sing-OffNBC8:00PM2,890,0003,127,000(237,000)0.600.70(0.10)REPEAT 8-10 vs. Sound of Music 8-11P
Almost HumanFox8:00PM1,930,000
1,930,0000.40
0.40REPEAT
UFCFox8:00PM
2,836,000(2,836,000)
1.18(1.18)8-10P
ComedytimeCBS8:30PM3,610,000
3,610,0000.60
0.60
Frosty the SnowmanCBS9:00PM
5,263,000(5,263,000)
1.50(1.50)
CrimetimeCBS9:00PM3,530,000
3,530,0000.50
0.50
Agents of SHIELDABC9:00PM2,680,000
2,680,0000.60
0.60REPEAT
CMA Country XmasABC9:00PM
3,871,000(3,871,000)
0.60(0.60)REPEAT 9-11P
The BlacklistNBC9:00PM

0

0.00preempted
BonesFox9:00PM1,670,000
1,670,0000.40
0.40REPEAT
Frosty ReturnsCBS9:30PM
4,430,000(4,430,000)
1.30(1.30)
48 Hours MysteryCBS10:00PM4,640,0004,968,000(328,000)0.701.00(0.30)
CastleABC10:00PM3,390,000
3,390,0000.50
0.50REPEAT
SNL (R) NBC10:00PM3,150,000
3,150,0001.10
1.10REPEAT


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 13 (Dec. 16-22) 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 SimpsonsFox8:00PMSun8,476,0003.55
Family GuyFox9:00PMSun6,366,0003.04
The Big Bang TheoryCBS8:00PMThur11,251,0002.80REPEAT
How I Met Your MotherCBS8:00PMMon7,711,0002.73
American Dad!Fox9:30PMSun5,004,0002.38
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PMSun5,567,0002.37
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:30PMMon7,590,0002.31
Mike & MollyCBS9:00PMMon8,883,0002.23
MomCBS9:30PMMon7,441,0001.95
Modern FamilyABC9:00PMWed6,221,0001.80REPEAT
The MillersCBS8:30PMThur7,545,0001.70REPEAT
I Love Lucy XmasCBS8:00PMFri8,654,0001.4REPEAT
The MiddleABC8:00PMWed5,788,0001.40REPEAT
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PMThur5,642,0001.30REPEAT
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PMThur5,720,0001.30REPEAT
The GoldbergsABC8:30PMWed4,670,0001.20REPEAT
DadsFox8:00PMTues2,450,0001.00REPEAT
The GoldbergsABC9:00PMTues3,121,0000.9REPEAT
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox8:30PMTues1,866,0000.70REPEAT
New GirlFox9:00PMTues1,513,0000.70REPEAT
Trophy WifeABC9:30PMTues2,389,0000.70REPEAT
Comedytime (R) CBS8:30PMSat3,610,0000.6REPEAT
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PMTues1,402,0000.60REPEAT
Comedytime (R) CBS8:00PMSat2,300,0000.5REPEAT
Animation DominationFox7:00PMSun

preempted
Animnation DominationFox7:30PMSun

preempted
Last Man StandingABC8:00PMFri

preempted
Parks & RecreationNBC8:00PMThur

preempted
The NeighborsABC8:30PMFri

preempted
Raising HopeFox9:00PMFri

preempted
Sean Saves the WorldNBC9:00PMThur

preempted
Raising HopeFox9:30PMFri

preempted
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC9:30PMThur

preempted
Super Fun NightABC9:30PMWed

preempted
We Are MenCBS8:30PMMon

canceled
Welcome to the FamilyNBC8:30PMThur

canceled
Back in the GameABC8:30PMWed

canceled

SOURCE: Nielsen Media Research


New on DVD/Blu-ray (February/March)

227 - The Complete First Season (Mill Creek) Fuller House - The Complete First Season The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Second Season What I Like About You - The Complete Second Season Newhart - The Final (Eighth) Season

02/07 - Sabrina, the Teenage Witch - Sabrina Down Under
02/07 - So Little Time - Volume 1 - School's Cool - Boy Crazy
02/07 - So Little Time - Volume 2 - About a Family - Hangin' Out
02/07 - 227 - The Complete First Season (Mill Creek)
02/07 - Vice Principals - The Complete First Season (Blu-ray)
02/14 - Beavis and Butt-Head - The Complete Collection
02/14 - Grace and Frankie - Season Two
02/28 - Fuller House - The Complete First Season
03/03 - The Dick Van Dyke Show - Now... In Living Color! (Blu-ray)
03/07 - The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Second Season
03/07 - Mama's Family - Mama's Favorites
03/07 - That '70s Show - The Complete Series - Flashback Edition (Blu-ray)
03/07 - What I Like About You - The Complete Second Season
03/07 - You Me Her - Season One
03/14 - Newhart - The Final (Eighth) Season
03/14 - Unbrekable Kimmy Schmidt - Season Two
03/21 - Master of None - Season One
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Sunday, March 26

The Simpsons - "Dad Behavior" (Fox, 7:00PM ET/PT) (Repeat)
Homer finds a new app that makes his life much easier and outsources his father-son bonding. Meanwhile, Grampa finds that he is about to be a father again.

Bob's Burgers - "Aquaticism" / "Ain't Miss Debatin'" (Fox, 7:30PM ET/PT)
When Tina learns that the aquarium is in danger of closing, the Belcher children devise a scheme to keep it running. Meanwhile, Bob realizes that he could learn a thing or two from Linda’s customer service skills. Then, when Tina is recruited by the debate team, she finds unexpected success and an even more unexpected relationship. Meanwhile, Louise and Gene convince their parents to help fund a stop-motion movie focusing on a surprising subject matter.

Making History - "Chadwick's Angels" (Fox, 8:30PM ET/PT)
In need of a victory, the trio heads back to the 1990s to give Dan another shot at his childhood dream: finishing the infamous “Bellybuster” ice cream sundae at a local parlor. As Deb bonds with the parlor’s owner, Chris is on a mission to save a life in honor of his late British friend. But all of their plans are derailed when Dan runs into the bully that tormented him.

Family Guy - "Peter's Lost Youth" (Fox, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Peter gets jealous of Lois when she upstages him at a Red Sox fantasy baseball camp. Meanwhile, Stewie runs away from home when Meg is left to babysit him.

The Last Man on Earth - "Find This Thing We Need To" (Fox, 9:30PM ET/PT)
Carol makes a big discovery, enlisting Tandy and Erica to help her track down some answers. Meanwhile, Todd has a major breakthrough with Melissa.

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Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of March 27)

Sunday, March 26

  • Sanaa Lathan (Family Guy/The Cleveland Show/LateLine) - Catch Sanaa on Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
Monday, March 27
  • Chris Pratt (Parks and Recreation) - Watch Chris on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • Richard Dreyfuss (Your Family or Mine) - Richard appears on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at 11:34pm on NBC.
  • Lily Tomlin (Grace and Frankie/Malibu Country) and Jane Fonda (Grace and Frankie) - Lily and Jane are guests on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS. They also chat with the ladies of The View on ABC at 11am ET/10am CT-PT.
  • Craig Ferguson (The Drew Carey Show) - Craig visits Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC. He will also be on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Rachel Dratch (Imaginary Mary) - Rachel is a guest on Late Night with Seth Meyers at 12:36am on NBC.
  • Pete Holmes (Crashing) - Pete stops by The Late Late Show with James Corden at 12:37am on CBS.
  • Jenna Elfman (Imaginary Mary/1600 Penn/Accidentally on Purpose/Courting Alex/Dharma & Greg) - Jenna appears on Last Call with Carson Daly at 1:35am on NBC.
  • Ron Funches (Powerless/Undateable) - Ron is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Kaitlin Olson (The Mick/It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia) - Kaitlin drops by Conan at 11pm on TBS.
  • Wendi McLendon-Covey (The Goldbergs/Rules of Engagement/Reno 911!) - Wendi appears on a repeat of Watch What Happens: Live at 11pm on Bravo.
  • Lisa Kudrow (Friends/The Comeback) - Lisa is a guest on LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Mark Consuelos (Alpha House/Hope & Faith) - Mark guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Tahj Mowry, Derek Theler and Jean-Luc Bilodeau (Baby Daddy) - Tahj, Derek and Jean-Luc are guests on Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Tika Sumpter (The Game) - Tika appears on a repeat of The Real, so check your local listings.
  • Vanessa Bell Calloway (Rhythm & Blues) - Vanessa is a guest on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • June Diane Raphael (Grace and Frankie) - June talks about Grace and Frankie on NBC's Today in the 9am hour.
  • Melissa McCarthy (Mike & Molly/Samantha Who?) and Ben Falcone (Joey) - Melissa and Ben talk TV Land's Nobodies on NBC's Today in the 10am hour.
  • Brooklyn Decker (Grace and Frankie/Friends with Better Lives) - Brookyln stops by People Now at 8:30am.
  • Marcia Gay Harden (Trophy Wife) - Marcia opens up about her favorite part of being in the 50 Shades movies on People Now at 8:30am.
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  • Tracee Ellis Ross (black-ish/Girlfriends) - Tracee dishes about her Golden Globe win on a repeat of The Wendy Williams Show at 2am on BET or on your local stations.