Sunday, February 16, 2014

Week 21 TV Ratings and Analysis; How the Sitcoms Did

2013-14 Week 21 TV Ratings (first four nights, Mon-Thu): 

Households: #1. NBC 13.0/21 rating/share (+155% from first four nights Week 20); #2. CBS 4.2/7 (-42%); #3. Fox 4.0/6 (-15%); #4. ABC 2.6/4 (-32%); #5. The CW 0.6/1 (-50%)
Total Viewers: #1. NBC 22.45 million (+163% from first four nights Week 20); #2. Fox 6.67 million (-13%); #3. CBS 6.47 million (-44%); #4. ABC 3.95 million (-32%); #5. The CW 0.91 million (-51%).
Adults 18-49: #1. NBC 6.1/17 rating/share (+144% from first four nights Week 20); #2. Fox 2.1/6 (-9%); #3. CBS 1.2/3 (-50%); #4. ABC 1.2/3 (-29%) #5. The CW 0.3/1 (-57%)

For previous week's final ratings, Week 20 (2/3/14-2/9/14) had NBC win the week in 18-49 with a 4.7 rating thanks to the first few nights of Olympic action, followed by CBS' 1.8,  Fox's 1.6 and ABC's 1.3. In total viewers, NBC also lead with 17.23 million, beating CBS which did 9.61 million, Fox followed with 4.99, and ABC trailed with 4.79 million.
Season to-date (9/23/13-2/9/14) in 18-49, Fox and NBC are tied with a 2.9, CBS is next with a 2.6, and ABC at a 2.1. In total viewers, CBS is still on top with 11.32 million, then NBC 9.49, Fox at 8.47 and ABC 7.46. NBC will be back on top alone in 18-49 after this coming week.

Back to week 21, 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 21 (Feb. 10-16) Analysis















Last Sunday (Feb. 9)(Week 20)This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Super Bowl 48Fox6:30PM
112,191,000(112,191,000)
39.28(39.28)
60 MinutesCBS7:00PM9,380,0003,515,0005,865,0001.150.380.77REPEAT
America's Funniest VideosABC7:00PM5,371,0002,233,0003,138,0001.330.430.90REPEAT
DatelineNBC7:00PM
2,328,000(2,328,000)
0.40(0.40)
Animation DominationFox7:00PM1,426,000
1,426,0000.62
0.62REPEAT
2014 Winter OlympicsNBC7:30PM26,323,000
26,323,0007.25
7.25730-11P
Animation DominationFox7:30PM1,608,000
1,608,0000.74
0.74preempted
Beatles Grammy SaluteCBS8:00PM14,045,000
14,045,0002.14
2.148-1030P
The Good WifeCBS8:00PM
2,505,000(2,505,000)
0.28(0.28)
ABC Movie: Toy Story 3ABC8:00PM3,130,000
3,130,000
0.61(0.61)8-10P
America's Funniest VideosABC8:00PM
2,777,000(2,777,000)
0.61(0.61)
The SimpsonsFox8:00PM2,596,000
2,596,0001.14
1.14REPEAT
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PM2,443,000
2,443,0001.14
1.14REPEAT
The MentalistCBS9:00PM
2,874,000(2,874,000)
0.40(0.40)
Shark TankABC9:00PM
2,200,000(2,200,000)
0.56(0.56)REPEAT
NBC MovieNBC9:00PM
2,434,000(2,434,000)
0.68(0.68)
Family GuyFox9:00PM2,991,000
2,991,0001.45
1.45REPEAT
American Dad!Fox9:30PM2,539,000
2,539,0001.24
1.24REPEAT
Super Bowl Post-GameFox10:00PM
65,780,000(65,780,000)
25.47(25.47)
New GirlFox10:23PM
26,297,000(26,297,000)
11.36(11.36)
Brookyn Nine-NineFox10:54PM
15,065,000(15,065,000)
6.89(6.89)
The MillersCBS10:30PM4,381,000
4,381,0000.82
0.82REPEAT
NCISCBS10:00PM
6,836,000(6,836,000)
0.96(0.96)
CastleABC10:00PM3,053,0003,697,000(644,000)0.721.14(0.42)REPEAT vs. Shark Tank (R)




















Monday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:00PM5,433,0009,976,000(4,543,000)1.303.83(2.53)REPEAT of HIMYM
The BachelorABC8:00PM7,868,0008,329,000(461,000)2.332.56(0.23)8-10P
2014 Winter OlympicsNBC8:00PM22,395,000
22,395,0006.45
6.458-11P
Hollywood Game NightNBC8:00PM
4,999,000(4,999,000)
1.48(1.48)
Almost HumanFox8:00PM5,471,0006,409,000(938,000)1.581.87(0.29)
Hart of DixieCW8:00PM1,035,0001,213,000(178,000)0.330.41(0.08)
MomCBS8:30PM5,143,0009,218,000(4,075,000)1.203.00(1.80)REPEAT vs. 2 Broke Girls
Mike & MollyCBS9:00PM6,031,00010,268,000(4,237,000)1.402.68(1.28)REPEAT
Sports Illustrated 50thNBC9:00PM
3,276,000(3,276,000)
0.91(0.91)
The FollowingFox9:00PM4,759,0005,835,000(1,076,000)1.661.86(0.20)
Beauty & the BeastCW9:00PM743,000930,000(187,000)0.270.37(0.10)
MomCBS9:30PM5,715,0009,109,000(3,394,000)1.402.35(0.95)REPEAT
IntellgenceCBS10:00PM7,123,0007,555,000(432,000)1.301.49(0.19)
Kimmel: MonumentsABC10:00PM3,243,00010,024,000(6,781,000)1.002.11(1.11)REPEAT vs. Castle
The BlacklistNBC10:00PM

0

0.00preempted










Tuesday

This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
NCISCBS8:00PM9,740,00019,529,000(9,789,000)1.273.11(1.84)REPEAT
The GoldbergsABC8:00PM4,047,000
4,047,0001.05
1.05REPEAT
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.ABC8:00PM
6,621,000(6,621,000)
2.16(2.16)preempted
2014 Winter OlympicsNBC8:00PM23,722,000
23,722,0006.59
6.598-11P
Winter Gold: SochiNBC8:00PM
5,263,000(5,263,000)
1.38(1.38)
DadsFox8:00PM2,700,0003,726,000(1,026,000)1.151.48(0.33)
The GoldbergsABC8:30PM3,402,000
3,402,0000.97
0.97REPEAT
DadsFox8:30PM2,489,0003,217,000(728,000)1.031.27(0.24)FINALE vs. Brookyln (R)
CW MovieCW8:00PM847,000
847,0000.22
0.228-10P
The OriginalsCW8:00PM
2,100,000(2,100,000)
0.86(0.86)preempted
NCIS: LACBS9:00PM7,953,00016,303,000(8,350,000)1.182.84(1.66)REPEAT
The GoldbergsABC9:00PM2,859,0004,927,000(2,068,000)0.881.63(0.75)REPEAT
The Biggest LoserNBC9:00PM
7,446,000(7,446,000)
2.18(2.18)
New GirlFox9:00PM2,971,0003,479,000(508,000)1.341.56(0.22)
Trophy WifeABC9:30PM1,986,0003,239,000(1,253,000)0.650.93(0.28)REPEAT
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox9:30PM2,877,0003,222,000(345,000)1.181.39(0.21)
SupernaturalCW9:00PM
2,463,000(2,463,000)
1.02(1.02)preempted
Person of InterestCBS10:00PM5,771,00012,351,000(6,580,000)0.872.12(1.25)REPEAT
Killer WomenABC10:00PM3,028,0003,122,000(94,000)0.690.670.02
Chicago FireNBC10:00PM

0

0.00preempted










Wednesday
This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Mike & MollyCBS8:00PM4,681,000
4,681,0000.85
0.85REPEAT
Criminal MindsCBS8:00PM
8,139,000(8,139,000)
1.47(1.47)
The MiddleABC8:00PM4,974,0008,563,000(3,589,000)1.402.18(0.78)REPEAT
Beatles Grammy SaluteCBS8:30PM4,892,000
4,892,0000.88
0.88REPEAT, 830-11P
SuburgatoryABC8:30PM3,703,0006,093,000(2,390,000)1.161.67(0.51)REPEAT
2014 Winter OlympicsNBC8:00PM20,809,000
20,809,0005.58
5.588-11P
How to Raise an OlympianNBC8:00PM
4,220,000(4,220,000)
1.08(1.08)
American IdolFox8:00PM11,675,00013,428,000(1,753,000)3.453.91(0.46)8-10P
CW MovieCW8:00PM838,000
838,0000.28
0.288-10P
ArrowCW8:00PM
2,862,000(2,862,000)
1.01(1.01)preempted
Criminal MindsCBS9:00PM
12,918,000(12,918,000)
2.77(2.77)preempted
Modern FamilyABC9:00PM4,826,0009,872,000(5,046,000)1.583.47(1.89)REPEAT
Law & Order: SVUNBC9:00PM
6,241,000(6,241,000)
1.81(1.81)
Super Fun NightABC9:30PM3,424,0004,597,000(1,173,000)1.251.51(0.26)
Tomorrow PeopleCW9:00PM
1,388,000(1,388,000)
0.47(0.47)preempted
CSICBS10:00PM
11,159,000(11,159,000)
2.02(2.02)preempted
NashvilleABC10:00PM2,365,0005,158,000(2,793,000)0.731.31(0.58)REPEAT
Chicago P.D.NBC10:00PM
6,004,000(6,004,000)
1.67(1.67)










Thursday
This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
The Big Bang TheoryCBS8:00PM11,778,00017,534,000(5,756,000)2.805.16(2.36)REPEAT
The TasteABC8:00PM3,045,0003,173,000(128,000)0.870.97(0.10)
2014 Winter OlympicsNBC8:00PM22,944,00020,016,0002,928,0005.955.97(0.02)8-11P
CommunityNBC8:00PM

0

0.00preempted
American IdolFox8:00PM10,184,00011,078,000(894,000)3.033.08(0.05)
The OriginalsCW8:00PM1,043,0002,157,000(1,114,000)0.310.94(0.63)REPEAT vs. Vampire Diaries
The MillersCBS8:30PM7,430,00010,688,000(3,258,000)1.792.61(0.82)REPEAT
Parks & RecreationNBC8:30PM

0

0.00preempted
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PM5,008,0007,482,000(2,474,000)1.231.70(0.47)REPEAT
RakeFox9:00PM4,040,0004,268,000(228,000)1.061.10(0.04)
ArrowCW9:00PM1,066,0001,635,000(569,000)0.340.58(0.24)REPEAT vs. Reign
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PM5,594,0008,316,000(2,722,000)1.261.89(0.63)REPEAT
ElementaryCBS10:00PM6,224,0009,454,000(3,230,000)1.171.80(0.63)REPEAT
ScandalABC10:00PM2,260,0003,316,000(1,056,000)0.661.00(0.34)REPEAT vs. Shark Tank (R)
ParenthoodNBC10:00PM

0

0.00preempted










Friday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Hawaii Five-0CBS8:00PM5,264,0005,009,000255,0000.900.98(0.08)REPEAT vs. Boss (R)
Charlie Brown ValentineABC8:00PM3,914,000
3,914,0001.00
1.00REPEAT
Last Man StandingABC8:00PM
4,586,000(4,586,000)
0.91(0.91)
2014 Winter OlympicsNBC8:00PM19,078,00031,690,000(12,612,000)4.508.60(4.10)8-11P
BonesFox8:00PM3,059,0003,054,0005,0000.700.80(0.10)REPEAT
Whose Line Is It Anyway?CW8:00PM965,000
965,0000.30
0.30REPEAT
CW MovieCW8:00PM
825,000(825,000)
0.17(0.17)
Last Man StandingABC8:30PM
4,198,000(4,198,000)
0.91(0.91)
Whose Line Is It Anyway?CW8:30PM859,000
859,0000.30
0.30REPEAT
Hawaii Five-0CBS9:00PM5,761,0005,081,000680,0000.900.710.19REPEAT
Shark TankABC9:00PM4,395,0004,688,000(293,000)1.201.170.03REPEAT
DatelineNBC9:00PM

0

0.00
The OriginalsCW9:00PM437,000
437,0000.20
0.20REPEAT
EnlistedFox9:00PM1,826,0001,832,000(6,000)0.600.71(0.11)REPEAT
Raising HopeFox9:30PM1,516,0001,683,000(167,000)0.500.61(0.11)REPEAT
Hawaii Five-0CBS10:00PM5,204,0006,853,000(1,649,000)0.800.730.07REPEAT vs. Blue Bloods (R)
20/20ABC10:00PM4,691,0004,923,000(232,000)1.101.21(0.11)
DraculaNBC10:00PM

0

0.00










Saturday(PRELIMINARY #s) This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-This WkPrev WeekWk-to-Wk +/-
TitleNetworkTimeTotal Viewers18-49 RtgNotes
Undercover BossCBS8:00PM2,620,000
2,620,0000.60
0.60REPEAT
ComedytimeCBS8:00PM
2,778,000(2,778,000)
0.55(0.55)
ABC MovieABC8:00PM2,270,0002,389,000(119,000)0.500.62(0.12)8-11P vs. 8-1030
2014 Winter OlympicsNBC8:00PM16,580,00025,115,000(8,535,000)4.206.26(2.06)8-11P
RakeFox8:00PM1,010,0001,154,000(144,000)0.300.280.02REPEAT
ComedytimeCBS8:30PM
2,143,000(2,143,000)
0.46(0.46)
48 Hours MysteryCBS9:00PM1,650,0002,441,000(791,000)0.400.350.05REPEAT, 9-11P vs. Crimetime
The FollowingFox9:00PM1,020,000784,000236,0000.200.23(0.03)REPEAT
48 Hours MysteryCBS10:00PM
3,881,000(3,881,000)
0.66(0.66)
The MiddleABC10:30PM
1,573,000(1,573,000)
0.46(0.46)
SNL (R) NBC10:00PM

0

0.00preempted

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 21 (Feb. 10-16) 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 TheoryCBS8:00PMThur11,778,0002.80REPEAT
The MillersCBS8:30PMThur7,439,0001.79REPEAT
Modern FamilyABC9:00PMWed4,826,0001.58REPEAT
Family GuyFox9:00PMSun2,991,0001.45REPEAT
Mike & MollyCBS9:00PMMon6,031,0001.40REPEAT
MomCBS9:30PMMon5,715,0001.40REPEAT
The MiddleABC8:00PMWed4,974,0001.40REPEAT
New GirlFox9:00PMTues2,971,0001.34
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:00PMMon5,433,0001.30REPEAT
Two and a Half MenCBS9:30PMThur5,594,0001.26REPEAT
Super Fun NightABC9:30PMWed3,424,0001.25
American Dad!Fox9:30PMSun2,539,0001.24REPEAT
The Crazy OnesCBS9:00PMThur5,008,0001.23REPEAT
MomCBS8:30PMMon5,143,0001.20REPEAT
Brooklyn Nine-NineFox9:30PMTues2,877,0001.18
SuburgatoryABC8:30PMWed3,703,0001.16REPEAT
DadsFox8:00PMTues2,700,0001.15
The SimpsonsFox8:00PMSun2,596,0001.14REPEAT
Bob's BurgersFox8:30PMSun2,443,0001.14REPEAT
The GoldbergsABC8:00PMTues4,047,0001.05REPEAT
DadsFox8:30PMTues2,489,0001.03FINALE
The GoldbergsABC8:30PMTues3,402,0000.97REPEAT
The GoldbergsABC9:00PMTues2,859,0000.88REPEAT
Mike & MollyCBS8:00PMWed4,681,0000.85REPEAT
The MillersCBS10:30PMSun4,381,0000.82REPEAT
Animnation DominationFox7:30PMSun1,608,0000.74REPEAT
Trophy WifeABC9:30PMTues1,986,0000.65REPEAT
Animation DominationFox7:00PMSun1,426,0000.62REPEAT
EnlistedFox9:00PMFri1,826,0000.6REPEAT
Raising HopeFox9:30PMFri1,516,0000.5REPEAT
How I Met Your MotherCBS8:00PMMon

preempted
2 Broke GirlsCBS8:30PMMon

preempted
Last Man StandingABC8:00PMFri

preempted
Last Man StandingABC8:30PMFri

preempted
Comedytime (R) CBS8:00PMSat

preempted
Comedytime (R) CBS8:30PMSat

preempted
Parks & RecreationNBC8:30PMThur

preempted
CommunityNBC8:00PMThur

preempted
The NeighborsABC8:30PMFri

preempted
The Mindy ProjectFox9:30PMTues

preempted
Sean Saves the WorldNBC9:00PMThur

canceled
The Michael J. Fox ShowNBC9:30PMThur

canceled
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 (March/April)

The Jamie Foxx Show - The Complete Second Season What I Like About You - The Complete Second Season Newhart - The Final (Eighth) Season Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Fifth Season Father Knows Best - Season Five

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 - Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt - Season Two
03/21 - Master of None - Season One
04/04 - Diff'rent Strokes - The Complete Fifth Season
04/11 - Father Knows Best - Season Five
04/11 - Schitt's Creek - The Complete Third Season
04/11 - Silicon Valley - The Complete Third Season (Blu-ray)
04/11 - Veep - The Complete Fifth Season
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Sitcoms Airing Tonight

Wednesday, April 26

The Goldbergs - "Fonzie Scheme" (ABC, 8:00PM ET/PT)
When Murray is honored as one of Jenkintown’s top businessmen, his plaque is hung on a wall with all of the other honorees. And soon Beverly is dismayed to learn he has no discernable hobbies, and her attempts to help him find some backfire. Meanwhile, Barry creates a scheme stealing golf carts, but the situation goes awry and Erica comes to save the day.

Speechless - "R-U-N-- RUNAWAY" (ABC, 8:30PM ET/PT)
When Maya learns JJ attempted to run away, she is determined to help him complete the task as any able-bodied person could, but her actions exasperate JJ, as he longs for independence. Meanwhile, Jimmy struggles to have hard talks with the kids without Maya, and Dylan tries to get Kenneth to revive his glory days as a high school sports star.

black-ish - "Sister, Sister" (ABC, 9:00PM ET/PT)
Bow’s sister comes to town after filming a stint on a reality show, and they couldn’t have less in common. Meanwhile, Zoey suggests that Dre spend more time with Junior since she’s leaving for college, and Jack and Diane decide to rebrand themselves.

black-ish - "All Groan Up" (ABC, 9:30PM ET/PT)
When Zoey gets into several colleges around the country, Dre and Bow begin to feel worried and sentimental. They reflect back on memories they’ve had with the family and wonder what life will be like without her around all the time. Pops enlists the twins to try and sway Zoey to go to college in a city they want to visit.

Nobodies - "Not the Emmys" (TV Land, 10:00PM ET/PT)
It’s Award season! Larry, Rachel and Hugh are going to the Annies… while all their Groundlings friends are going to the Emmys.

Lopez - "No Country Club for Young Men" (TV Land, 10:30PM ET/PT)
George gets Hector a job at his country club, but he falls in with a bad crowd of rich kids. Olly's little sister rolls back into town while Manolo struggles to stay focused in his GED class.

Hollywood Darlings - "Driving Miss Jodie" (Pop, 8:00PM ET/PT)
Jodie must choose between a sports car and a minivan; Christine's dream of participating in an exclusive yoga class is thwarted by a loud-breathing celebrity classmate.

Return of the Mac - "The Wrong Stuff" (Pop, 8:30PM ET/PT)
Feeling threatened by newly appointed sidekick Joey Fatone, Joe heads to a comedy club to hone his comedy monologue skills.

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Sitcom Stars on Talk Shows (Week of April 24)

Wednesday, April 26

  • Chris Pratt (Parks and Recreation) - Watch Chris and the cast of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 on a repeat of Jimmy Kimmel Live! at 11:35pm on ABC.
  • America Ferrera (Superstore) - America is a guest on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Thomas Middleditch (Silicon Valley) - Thomas visits The Late Show with Stephen Colbert at 11:35pm on CBS.
  • Maria Bamford (Lady Dynamite) - Maria appears on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • Henry Zebrowski (A to Z) - Henry is a guest on @midnight on Comedy Central at midnight.
  • John Leguizamo (The Brothers Garcia) - John guest co-hosts LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Molly Ringwald (Townies/The Facts of Life) - Molly stops by LIVE! with Kelly, so check your listings.
  • Anna Chlumsky (Veep) - Anna stops by Harry, so check your local listings.
  • Sherri Shepherd (Trial & Error/Less Than Perfect/Sherri) - Sherri talks about the disease she won’t let destroy her on The Dr. Oz Show, so check your loclal listings.
  • Felicity Huffman (Sports Night) - Felicity makes pecan bars on Home & Family on Hallmark Channel at 10am ET/PT.
  • Morris Chestnut (Out All Night) - Morris is a guest on Steve Harvey, so check your local listings.
  • Hank Azaria (Brockmire/The Simpsons/Free Agents) - Hank appears on The Talk on CBS at 2pm ET/1pm CT-PT.
  • Jodie Sweetin (Fuller House/Full House) - Jodie is a guest on The Real, so check your local listings.