Thursday TV Ratings 5/7/20: Tommy Steady for Series Finale, Blindspot Returns with New Low, Celebrity Watch Party Bombs, Millionaire Wins the Night (UPDATED)

Preliminary Analysis: On a night where not a single show cleared the 1.0 mark, 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire' (0.9) took the top spot on ABC. The game show reincarnation inched up from last week's Thursday debut and bested all its prior data points aside from the 1.1 debut. Lead-out 'Station 19' (0.8) lost a tenth and fell to a new season low while the second-to-last 'How To Get Away with Murder' (0.5) also inched down.

CBS burned off more episodes of canceled sitcoms 'Man with a Plan' (0.7) and 'Broke' (0.6). Both comedies matched their repeat lead-ins and their previous broadcasts. At 10, the network said goodbye to 'Tommy' (0.5) which held steady for its abrupt series finale.

'Council of Dads' (0.4) moved up two hours earlier and saw a one-tenth uptick in the process. It led into the premiere of the final season of 'Blindspot' (0.3). The latter somehow managed to find a new series low, trailing its fourth season debut (0.5).

Fox premiered 'Celebrity Watch Party' (0.4) but realized that few wanted to watch C-list celebrities watch TV shows they could watch themselves. On the bright side, it wasn't too far off from the ratings their Sunday cartoons post. They capped the night with another repeat of Rob Lowe's 'Mental Samurai' (0.3).

The CW remained invisible with more 0.1s from 'Katy Keene' and 'In the Dark'.

Finals Update: Man With a Plan (+0.1) adjusted up.

18-49 Rating/Share
Viewers (mil)
8 PMWho Wants to Be a Millionaire?0.9/56.20ABC

Young Sheldon (R)0.7/56.45CBS

Celebrity Watch Party (Series Premiere)0.4/21.81Fox

Council of Dads0.4/22.98NBC

Katy Keene0.1/10.44The CW
8:30 PMMan With a Plan0.8/56.10CBS
9 PMStation 190.8/55.53ABC

Mom (R)0.6/45.17CBS

Mental Samurai (R)0.3/21.42Fox

Blindspot (P)0.3/22.14NBC

In the Dark0.1/10.36The CW
9:30 PMBroke0.6/44.80CBS
10 PMTommy (Series Finale)0.5/35.35CBS

How To Get Away With Murder0.5/42.69ABC

Law & Order: SVU (R)0.3/22.26NBC

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