Friday Cable Ratings 1/28/22: Janet Jackson Documentary Big for Lifetime, Secrets of Sulphur Springs Sets New Low, Real Time With Bill Maher Also Down

Friday Cable Ratings 1/28/22: Janet Jackson Documentary Big for Lifetime, Secrets of Sulphur Springs Sets New Low, Real Time With Bill Maher Also Down
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Below are the top 50 programs on cable on Friday, 1/28/22. Items of note include the Janet Jackson documentary on Lifetime, Secrets of Sulphur Springs on Disney, and RuPaul's Drag Race on VH1.

(Note: Click the name of any show with its title in purple or blue to be taken to its page in the TV Ratings Guide Cable Ratings Database.)

Sunday TV Ratings 1/30/22: Celebrity Wheel of Fortune and Supermarket Sweep End Down, NFC Championship Up from 2021 AFC Championship (UPDATED)

Sunday TV Ratings 1/30/22: Celebrity Wheel of Fortune and Supermarket Sweep End Down, NFC Championship Up from 2021 AFC Championship (UPDATED)
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Ratings Analysis: Fox's mammoth 'NFC Championship' (14.20) easily outpaced the 2021 AFC Championship (11.83) and gave 'Next Level Chef' (2.59, +2.13) the boost of a lifetime. On ABC, 'Celebrity Wheel of Fortune' (0.37, -0.06) and 'Supermarket Sweep' (0.34, -0.02) lost some ground for their season finales. A 7PM edition of 'America's Funniest Home Videos' (0.44, -0.07) also declined, but 10PM drama 'The Rookie' (0.33, +0.01) got back a hundredth. CBS had football-inflated editions of '60 Minutes' (0.91/0.57), 'The Equalizer' (0.32), and 'SWAT' (0.30), but the boost mostly wore off by the time the drama reruns arrived. NBC had meager encores of 'The Wall' (0.15), 'Dateline' (0.23), and 'Law & Order: SVU' (0.20). Despite having a horrific 'March' repeat lead-in (0.01), The CW's 'Two Sentence Horror Stories' (0.05/0.07) improved dramatically from the week prior (0.02/0.02). 

Finals Update: 'NFC Championship' (+4.7), the 8PM '60 Minutes' (+0.1), and 'Celebrity Wheel of Fortune' (+0.1) adjusted up.

Friday TV Ratings 1/28/22: Nancy Drew Ends Down, Shark Tank and WWE SmackDown Tie for First, Undercover Boss Drops (Final Ratings)

Friday TV Ratings 1/28/22: Nancy Drew Ends Down, Shark Tank and WWE SmackDown Tie for First, Undercover Boss Drops (Final Ratings)
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Ratings Analysis: ABC's 'Shark Tank' (0.56, -0.09) and Fox's 'WWE Smackdown' (0.56, -0.08) were both down close to a tenth and tied for the title of "highest-rated broadcast" in the Adults 18-49 demographic. Following 'Shark Tank', '20/20' (0.40, -0.04) dropped by four-hundredths in the 9PM hour. CBS's 'Undercover Boss' (0.33, -0.09) was a tenth shy of its previous episode and settled for 4th place in the 8PM hour. Dramas 'Magnum PI' (0.45, -0.04) and 'Blue Bloods' (0.47, -0.06) also took a hit at 9 and 10 respectively. NBC's 'Dateline' (0.49, +0.08) was the only show of the evening to rise from its last installment. 'Dateline' also built noticeably from the rerun of 'That's My Jam' (0.39) that preceded it. 'Penn & Teller: Fool Us' (0.07, -0.08) and the 'Nancy Drew' finale (0.05, -0.04) collapsed on the CW. 

Thursday Cable Ratings 1/27/22: Grown-ish Returns With New Low, Single Drunk Female Slips, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Steady, NBA Leads

Thursday Cable Ratings 1/27/22: Grown-ish Returns With New Low, Single Drunk Female Slips, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Steady, NBA Leads
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Below are the top 50 programs on cable on Thursday, 1/27/22. Items of note include Full Frontal with Samantha Bee on TBS, the season premiere of Grown-ish on Freeform, and NBA on TNT.

(Note: Click the names of the shows written in purple or blue to be taken to their pages in the TV Ratings Guide Cable Database.)

Thursday TV Ratings 1/27/22: One-Hour B Positive Stays Afloat Without Ghosts, Call Me Kat Hits New Low, Truth & Lies: The Last Gangster Solid (UPDATED)

Thursday TV Ratings 1/27/22: One-Hour B Positive Stays Afloat Without Ghosts, Call Me Kat Hits New Low, Truth & Lies: The Last Gangster Solid (UPDATED)
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Ratings Analysis: Though it aired without the help of its 'Ghosts' lead-in, CBS's 'B Positive' (0.50/0.46) remained on-par with the week prior for an hour-long event. The 9PM episode tied its season high while the 9:30 installment was only four-hundredths below last Thursday's outing. Earlier in the evening, 'Young Sheldon' (0.73, -0.10) lost a tenth as 'United States of Al' (0.54, +0.01) gained a hundredth. A rerun of 'Bull' (0.28) capped off the night. ABC's broadcast of 'Truth & Lies: The Last Gangster' (0.49) was nearly a tenth higher than the week-ago 'Women of the Movement' finale (0.40). A rerun of 'Promised Land' (0.18) that followed was only four-hundredths lower than its Monday premiere (0.22). 'Call Me Kat' (0.26, -0.05) and 'Pivoting' (0.22, -0.04) slipped to new lows on Fox, but 'Joe Millionaire: For Richer or Poorer' (0.33, +0.01) picked up a hundredth. NBC went with repeats of 'The Blacklist' (0.25), Law & Order: SVU' (0.31), and 'Law & Order: Organized Crime' (0.27). The CW's 'Walker' (0.09, -0.05) crashed to a series low and led into a 'Legacies' encore (0.06). 

Finals Update: 'B Positive' (+0.1) and 'Call Me Kat' (+0.1) adjusted up.

United States of Al, Season 2 Episode 13 Review - Hunter

United States of Al, Season 2 Episode 13 Review - Hunter
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Lots happening in this episode! Feeling guilty about missing Hazel's first bike ride, Riley decides to take her hunting for a good father/daughter bonding experience.  Unfortunately Hazel is horrified at the idea of killing the cute forest animals so the two have a more memorable experience when Riley teaches Hazel how to drive!

Meanwhile, Al, determined to impress Ariana at an Afghan refugee fund-raiser spin cycle-a-thon, gets down right petulant when he competes against the hunky spin class instructor.

And with the house to themselves, Art and Lois enjoy privacy at home and then out in the city as vigilante anti-graffitists.

With USofAL's audience numbers steadily climbing, the show must be doing something right. But this is an example of the uneven writing that keeps the show from being heads above any other must-see TV. 

It's funny and touching to see Riley interact with his daughter, especially when he realizes how much he's missed in his daughter's life - Parker Young and Farrah Mackenzie have great chemistry.

But the show's biggest challenge is how to develop Al as a multi-dimensional comic character. Is he the stranger in a strange land? Are we laughing at his conservative values? It certainly comes across that way with Al's immature bravado competing with the spin instructor. Ariana is too Westernized for Al and she's already condemned him for being an interpreter, but the show insists that they could be a couple even though Ariana shows no interest in Al. Combined with the show's unique situation of being the only show about an Afghan refugee, and you can almost feel the tug of war in the writers' room as they steer Al from serious issues to a memorable funny character that will keep a growing audience coming back every week.

The TV Ratings Guide Cable Ratings Database

The TV Ratings Guide Cable Ratings Database
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Welcome to the TV Ratings Guide's Cable Ratings Database! Here, you'll find the ratings for many cable shows, all of which are covered by us in our daily cable ratings posts. The shows are categorized by the days that they air, and they can all be found below. New shows will be added as they premiere, so don't forget to tune back in every once in a while. Just click on each show below and it will take you to that show's ratings page.

The TV Ratings Guide Cable Ratings Database - Fall & Winter 2021-22

The TV Ratings Guide Cable Ratings Database - Fall & Winter 2021-22
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Welcome to the TV Ratings Guide's Cable Ratings Database for Fall and Winter 2021 and 2022! Here, you'll find the ratings for many cable shows, all of which are covered by us in our daily cable ratings posts. The shows are categorized by the days that they air, and they can all be found below. New shows will be added as they premiere, so don't forget to tune back in every once in a while. Just click on each show below and it will take you to that show's ratings page.

Wednesday Cable Ratings 1/26/22: Resident Alien Returns with Series High, Weak Start for Astrid & Lilly, NBA Leads the Night

Wednesday Cable Ratings 1/26/22: Resident Alien Returns with Series High, Weak Start for Astrid & Lilly, NBA Leads the Night
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Below are the top 50 programs on cable on Wednesday, 1/26/22. Items of note include the season premiere of Resident Alien on Syfy, the series premiere of Astrid & Lilly Save the World on Syfy, and Tucker Carlson Tonight on Fox News.

(Click the names of the shows written in teal or blue to be taken to their pages in the TV Ratings Guide Cable Database.)

Wednesday TV Ratings 1/26/22: The Amazing Race Back Down Again, Let’s Make a Deal Primetime Leads the Night, Good Sam Inches Up (UPDATED)

Wednesday TV Ratings 1/26/22: The Amazing Race Back Down Again, Let’s Make a Deal Primetime Leads the Night, Good Sam Inches Up (UPDATED)
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Ratings Analysis: CBS's primetime edition of 'Let's Make a Deal' (0.60) led the evening and went nearly a tenth higher than the last time it aired (0.51) back in early 2021. Despite that, it was a little more than a tenth below the week-ago 'Price Is Right' (0.74), 'The Amazing Race' (0.58, -0.09) was a tenth shy of its last episode, but 'Good Sam' (0.29, +0.01) gained a hundredth at 10. Fox's 'I Can See Your Voice' (0.38) tied what it garnered the Wednesday prior, but 'Next Level Chef' (0.46, -0.01) lost a tick in the 9PM timeslot. NBC's repeats of 'Chicago Med' (0.43), 'Chicago Fire' (0.43), and 'Chicago PD' (0.40) were markedly stronger than ABC's encores of 'The Goldbergs' (0.38), 'The Wonder Years' (0.25), 'The Conners' (0.28), 'Home Economics' (0.20), and 'The Chase' (0.19). In CW news, 'Legends of Tomorrow' (0.11, +0.02) tied its season high and 'Batwoman' (0.10, +0.03) rose to a new one. 

Finals Update: 'The Amazing Race' (+0.1), 'Next Level Chef' (+0.1), and the repeat of 'The Wonder Years' (+0.1) adjusted up.

Tuesday Cable Ratings 1/25/22: NBA Leads the Night, Wipeout and The Oval Drop, Tucker Carlson Tonight and Jesse Watters Primetime Rise

Tuesday Cable Ratings 1/25/22: NBA Leads the Night, Wipeout and The Oval Drop, Tucker Carlson Tonight and Jesse Watters Primetime Rise
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Below are the top 50 programs on cable on Tuesday, 1/25/22. Items of note include Wipeout on TBS, The Five on Fox News and WWE NXT on USA.

(Note: Click any show with its name in green or blue to be taken to its page in the TV Ratings Guide Cable Ratings Database.)

Tuesday TV Ratings 1/25/22: Our Kind of People Rises for Finale, Abbott Elementary Holds Steady, Judge Steve Harvey and This Is Us Down (UPDATED)

Tuesday TV Ratings 1/25/22: Our Kind of People Rises for Finale, Abbott Elementary Holds Steady, Judge Steve Harvey and This Is Us Down (UPDATED)
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Ratings Analysis: Even though 'Judge Steve Harvey' (0.54, -0.10) lost a full tenth in the 8PM hour, ABC's 'Abbott Elementary' (0.58) held steady with its last installment and was the second highest-rated broadcast of the evening. 9:30PM sitcom 'Black-ish' (0.42, +0.02) gained two-hundredths and led into a 'Judge Steve Harvey' rerun (0.26). NBC's 'American Auto' (0.38) was flat with its week-ago episode, but 'Grand Crew' (0.31, -0.02) and 'This Is Us' (0.76, -0.03) dealt with minor declines. 10PM drama 'New Amsterdam' (0.37, +0.02) was up by two-hundredths from its previous telecast. Fox's 'Our Kind of People' (0.33, +0.11) picked up a tenth for its final episode of the season and led out of a rerun of '9-1-1: Lone Star' (0.30). CBS had sturdy repeats of 'FBI' (0.55), 'FBI: International' (0.45), and 'FBI: Most Wanted' (0.44). On the CW, 'Superman & Lois' (0.19, -0.02) and 'Naomi' (0.10, -0.01) ticked down for the second week in a row. 

Finals Update: 'Abbott Elementary' (+0.1), 'This Is Us' (+0.1), and repeats of 'Judge Steve Harvey' (+0.1), 'FBI' (+0.1), and 'FBI: International' (+0.1) adjusted up.

Saturday Cable Ratings 1/22/22: Don’t Forget I Love You Solid on Hallmark, College Basketball Leads, Judge Jeanine Steady

Saturday Cable Ratings 1/22/22: Don’t Forget I Love You Solid on Hallmark, College Basketball Leads, Judge Jeanine Steady
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Below are the top 50 programs on cable on Saturday, 1/22/2022. Items of note include College Basketball on ESPN, The Pioneer Woman on Food Network, and Don't Forget I Love You on Hallmark.

(Note: Click the name of any show with its title in red to be taken to its page in the TV Ratings Guide Cable Ratings Database.)

Monday TV Ratings 1/24/22: Promised Land Bombs, The Neighborhood and NCIS Rise, The Cleaning Lady and 9-1-1: Lone Star Up After Week Off (UPDATED)

Monday TV Ratings 1/24/22: Promised Land Bombs, The Neighborhood and NCIS Rise, The Cleaning Lady and 9-1-1: Lone Star Up After Week Off (UPDATED)
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Ratings Analysis: ABC's 'The Bachelor' (0.77, +0.04) returned to the scene and was once more the highest-rated offering of the evening. In spite of that, new drama 'Promised Land' (0.22) completely bombed on arrival and went below every episode of the already underwhelming 'Queens'. On CBS, 'The Neighborhood' (0.72, +0.11), 'Bob Hearts Abishola' (0.58, +0.09), and 'NCIS' (0.61, +0.07) all made visible gains. Fresh off its post-NFL episode, 'NCIS Hawai'i' (0.47, -1.58) did not appear to benefit much from the exposure and was only about six-hundredths higher than the previous Monday. NBC's 'Kenan' (0.34/0.28) and 'That's My Jam' (0.42, -0.02) each fell short of their week-ago ratings (0.37/0.44). In the 10PM slot, 'Ordinary Joe' (0.21, +0.01) rose by a precious hundredth for its season finale. Fox's '9-1-1: Lone Star' (0.71, +0.06) and 'The Cleaning Lady' (0.53, +0.07) were both on the rise after a week off, with 'Cleaning Lady' climbing to its highest rating yet. The CW had no luck with the series premiere of 'March' (0.05) and '4400' (0.04, -0.02). 

Finals Update: 'Bob Hearts Abishola' (+0.1) and 'NCIS: Hawai'i' (+0.1) adjusted up.

Monday Cable Ratings 1/24/22: The Gilded Age Has Abysmal Start, Snowpiercer Returns Steady, American Dad! Up from Finale, Jesse Watters Primetime Off to Strong Start

Monday Cable Ratings 1/24/22: The Gilded Age Has Abysmal Start, Snowpiercer Returns Steady, American Dad! Up from Finale, Jesse Watters Primetime Off to Strong Start
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Below are the top 50 programs on cable on Monday, 1/24/22. Items of note include the season premiere of American Dad! on TBS, the series premiere of The Gilded Age on HBO, and the season premiere of Snowpiercer on TNT.

(Note: Click any show with its name in yellow or blue to be taken to its page in the TV Ratings Guide Cable Ratings Database.)

Sunday Cable Ratings 1/23/22: Billions Nears Series Low in Season Premiere, The Righteous Gemstones Drops, Euphoria and Claws Stable

Sunday Cable Ratings 1/23/22: Billions Nears Series Low in Season Premiere, The Righteous Gemstones Drops, Euphoria and Claws Stable
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Below are the top 50 programs on cable on Sunday, 1/23/22. Items of note include the season premiere of Billions on Showtime, Euphoria on HBO, and Power Book II: Ghost on Starz.

(Note: Click any show with its name in orange to be taken to its page in the TV Ratings Guide Cable Ratings Database.)

Ghosts Renewed by CBS, The Neighborhood and Bob Hearts Abishola Also Renewed

Ghosts Renewed by CBS, The Neighborhood and Bob Hearts Abishola Also Renewed
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CBS has issued renewals to three of its comedies, including its only fall freshman comedy. The supernatural sitcom Ghosts, which premiered in October to solid ratings that have only grown over time, has become the first freshman comedy of the season to secure a renewal. Joining it next season are veteran Monday night sitcoms The Neighborhood and Bob Hearts Abishola, both reliable players, which will return for fifth and fourth seasons, respectively. All three pickups are correct predictions for The TV Ratings Guide.

Friday Cable Ratings 1/21/22: Tucker Carlson Tonight and RuPaul’s Drag Race Drop, Real Time With Bill Maher Returns Down, Secrets of Sulphur Springs Stable

Friday Cable Ratings 1/21/22: Tucker Carlson Tonight and RuPaul’s Drag Race Drop, Real Time With Bill Maher Returns Down, Secrets of Sulphur Springs Stable
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Below are the top 50 programs on cable on Friday, 1/21/22. Items of note include the season premiere of Secrets of Sulphur Springs on Disney, RuPaul's Drag Race on VH1, and 

(Note: Click the name of any show with its title in purple or blue to be taken to its page in the TV Ratings Guide Cable Ratings Database.)

Sunday TV Ratings 1/23/22: NFL Playoffs Down from Comparative 2021 Game, NCIS: Hawaii Solid in Lead-Out Slot, Celebrity Wheel of Fortune and Supermarket Sweep Drop After Week Off (UPDATED)

Sunday TV Ratings 1/23/22: NFL Playoffs Down from Comparative 2021 Game, NCIS: Hawaii Solid in Lead-Out Slot, Celebrity Wheel of Fortune and Supermarket Sweep Drop After Week Off (UPDATED)
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Ratings Analysis: CBS's massive 'Chiefs v. Bills' NFL game (11.37) shed a little less than 4% from the comparative game (11.83) that took place in January 2021 and was the highest-rated broadcast by a longshot. Direct lead-out 'NCIS: Hawai'i' (2.05, +1.64) only retained about 18% of the game but shot up to a series high and outpaced the year-ago 'FBI' (1.98). ABC had a tough time competing with NFL as 'Celebrity Wheel of Fortune' (0.43, -0.19) and 'Supermarket Sweep' (0.36, -0.19) dropped by two-tenths each. 'America's Funniest Home Videos' (0.51, +0.02) actually ticked up at 7 while 'The Rookie' (0.32, -0.08) lost eight-hundredths in the 10PM hour. NBC had football-boosted reruns of 'American Auto' (0.77/0.42), but the NFL power died down by the time animated flick 'The Secret Life of Pets' (0.29) aired. A 10PM encore of 'Dateline' (0.35) was able to build from there. Fox went with repeats of 'The Simpsons' (0.18), 'Bob's Burgers' (0.22), more 'Simpsons' (0.29), 'The Great North' (0.22), more 'Bob's' (0.25), and 'Family Guy' (0.26). 'Legends of the Hidden Temple' (0.05, -0.02) and 'Two Sentence Horror Stories' (0.02, -0.03) suffered noticeable declines on the CW. 

Finals Update: 'NFL: Chiefs v. Bills' (+2.6), 'America's Funniest Home Videos' (+0.1), 'Supermarket Sweep' (+0.1), the 7PM repeat of 'American Auto' (+0.1), 'Dateline NBC' (+0.1), and the 9pm rerun of 'Bob's Burgers' (+0.1) adjusted up. 'NCIS: Hawai'i' (-0.1) adjusted down.

Saturday TV Ratings 1/22/22: Saturday Night Live Drops, 49ers/Packers NFL Playoff Game Dominates (UPDATED)

Saturday TV Ratings 1/22/22: Saturday Night Live Drops, 49ers/Packers NFL Playoff Game Dominates (UPDATED)
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Ratings Analysis: Fox's '49ers v. Packers' NFL game (9.93) led the network to a rare Saturday victory and went over 40% above CBS's monster 'Patriots v. Bills' game (7.03) from the week prior. CBS had NFL-inflated reruns of 'The Equalizer' (0.73) and 'SWAT' (0.33) that helped '48 Hours' (0.37, +0.10) pick up a tenth at 10. NBC had feeble repeats of 'The Wall' (0.14), 'Dateline' (0.19), and 'SNL Vintage' (0.23). As a result of the reduced lead-in, the original episode of 'Saturday Night Live' (0.92, -0.10) lost a tenth at 11:30PM. ABC had anemic encores of 'Shark Tank' (0.18/0.20) and 'The Rookie' (0.12). The CW's 'World's Funniest Animals' (0.04) tied its week-ago installment and was yet again bested by a repeat of itself (0.05). Reruns of 'Whose Line Is It Anyway?' (0.05/0.07) occupied the 8PM hour. 

Finals Update: 'NFL: 49ers v. Packers' (+3.3), '48 Hours' (+0.1), the repeats of 'Whose Line Is It Anyway' (+0.1 each), and 'World's Funniest Animals' (+0.1) adjusted up. Repeats of 'The Wall' (-0.1) and 'Dateline NBC' (-0.1) adjusted down.

Friday TV Ratings 1/21/22: Shark Tank and WWE Smackdown Rise, Undercover Boss and Magnum PI Dip (UPDATED)

Friday TV Ratings 1/21/22: Shark Tank and WWE Smackdown Rise, Undercover Boss and Magnum PI Dip (UPDATED)
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Ratings Analysis: It was a photo-finish in the 8PM hour as ABC's 'Shark Tank' (0.65, +0.05) and Fox's 'WWE Smackdown' (0.64, +0.08) battled it out for the top spot. 'Tank' managed to eek out a victory and was followed by a sinking '20/20' (0.44, -0.10). CBS's 'Undercover Boss' (0.42, -0.12) crashed to a season low at 8 as 'Blue Bloods' (0.53, +0.05) climbed to a season high in the 10PM slot. In-between those two, 'Magnum PI' (0.49, -0.01) lost a hundredth. Airing behind an encore of 'That's My Jam' (0.37), NBC's 'Dateline' (0.41, -0.04) dropped by four-hundredths and remained a bit lower than newsmagazine competitor '20/20'. On the CW, 'Penn & Teller: Fool Us' (0.15, +0.03) and 'Nancy Drew' (0.09, +0.03) grew by three-hundredths apiece. 

Finals Update: 'Shark Tank' (+0.1), 'Magnum PI' (+0.1), and 'Penn & Teller: Fool Us' (+0.1) adjusted up.

Thursday Cable Ratings 1/20/22: Single Drunk Female Has Weak Debut, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Returns With New Low on New Night, NBA Leads

Thursday Cable Ratings 1/20/22: Single Drunk Female Has Weak Debut, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee Returns With New Low on New Night, NBA Leads
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Below are the top 50 programs on cable on Thursday, 1/20/22. Items of note include the season premiere of Full Frontal with Samantha Bee on TBS, the series premiere of Single Drunk Female on Freeform, and The Five on Fox News.

(Note: Click the names of the shows written in purple or blue to be taken to their pages in the TV Ratings Guide Cable Database.)

Thursday TV Ratings 1/20/22: Young Sheldon Rises to Season High, Women of the Movement Ends Down, SVU and Organized Crime Also Decline (UPDATED)

Thursday TV Ratings 1/20/22: Young Sheldon Rises to Season High, Women of the Movement Ends Down, SVU and Organized Crime Also Decline (UPDATED)
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Ratings Analysis: ABC miniseries 'Women of the Movement' (0.40, -0.05) and docuseries 'Let the World See' (0.31, -0.07) lost some ground for their finales, with each program dropping to its lowest rating on record. Fox's lineup remained just as dismal as the week before as 'Joe Millionaire: For Richer or Poorer' (0.32, -0.03) shed three-hundreds from its previous episode. Sitcoms 'Call Me Kat' (0.31, +0.01) and 'Pivoting' (0.26, +0.03) inched up from their disastrous debuts but did not grow enough to seem meaningfully stronger. CBS got a season high out of 'Young Sheldon' (0.83, +0.10) and minor upticks from 'Ghosts' (0.68, +0.03) & 'B Positive' (0.50, +0.01). 'United States of Al' (0.53) held flat at 8:30, and recently-canceled 'Bull' (0.38, -0.04) forfeited four-hundredths at 10. NBC's 'The Blacklist' (0.41, +0.01) got back a single hundredth as 'Law & Order: SVU' (0.63, -0.04) ticked down and 'Organized Crime' (0.49, -0.06) fell to a new low. The CW's 'Walker' (0.14, +0.03) gained three-hundredths and led into a 'Legacies' rerun (0.06).

Finals Update: 'Women of the Movement' (+0.1) adjusted up.

Wednesday Cable Ratings 1/19/22: Growing Belushi Returns Solidly, All-Elite Wrestling Tops NBA, Tucker Carlson Retains Cable News Lead

Wednesday Cable Ratings 1/19/22: Growing Belushi Returns Solidly, All-Elite Wrestling Tops NBA, Tucker Carlson Retains Cable News Lead
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Below are the top 50 programs on cable on Wednesday, 1/19/22. Items of note include Growing Belushi on Discovery, All-Elite Wrestling on TBS, and Tucker Carlson Tonight on Fox News.

(Click the names of the shows written in teal or blue to be taken to their pages in the TV Ratings Guide Cable Database.)

Tuesday Cable Ratings 1/18/22: The Oval Slips, Wipeout Steady, Tucker Carlson Returns to Top of Cable News

Tuesday Cable Ratings 1/18/22: The Oval Slips, Wipeout Steady, Tucker Carlson Returns to Top of Cable News
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Below are the top 50 programs on cable on Tuesday, 1/18/22. Items of note include the season premiere of Wipeout on TBS, The Five on Fox News and WWE NXT on USA.

(Note: Click any show with its name in green or blue to be taken to its page in the TV Ratings Guide Cable Ratings Database.)

Wednesday TV Ratings 1/19/22: ABC Comedies All Sink, The Amazing Race and Good Sam Tick Up (UPDATED)

Wednesday TV Ratings 1/19/22: ABC Comedies All Sink, The Amazing Race and Good Sam Tick Up (UPDATED)
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Ratings Analysis: 'The Goldbergs' (0.58, -0.09), 'The Wonder Years' (0.40, -0.10), and 'The Conners' (0.48, -0.08) were all roughly a tenth lower than the previous week on ABC. 9:30pm sitcom 'Home Economics' (0.35, -0.03) and 10pm game show 'The Chase' (0.31, -0.02) declined by smaller amounts but were also substantially lower than the other three. CBS had a particularly strong evening as 'The Price Is Right At Night' (0.74, +0.13) and 'The Amazing Race' (0.67, +0.18) soared well above their week-ago episodes. Drama 'Good Sam' (0.28, +0.05) also rose a bit but remained dead-last in the 10pm hour. NBC's 'Chicago Med' (0.80, -0.01) and 'Chicago PD' (0.70, -0.03) lost some steam, but 'Chicago Fire' (0.85) held steady with its last installment. 'I Can See Your Voice' (0.38, -0.09) and 'Next Level Chef' (0.47, -0.06) fell by nine-hundredths and six-hundredths respectively on Fox. 'Legends of Tomorrow' (0.09, -0.02) and 'Batwoman' (0.07, -0.01) inched down on the CW. 

Finals Update: 'The Goldbergs' (+0.1), 'The Amazing Race' (+0.1), 'The Conners' (+0.1), 'Next Level Chef' (+0.1), and 'Home Economics' (+0.1) adjusted up.

Sunday Cable Ratings 1/16/22: Yellowjackets Ends on Series High, The Righteous Gemstones and Euphoria Rise in Week 2, Somebody Somewhere Debuts Low

Sunday Cable Ratings 1/16/22: Yellowjackets Ends on Series High, The Righteous Gemstones and Euphoria Rise in Week 2, Somebody Somewhere Debuts Low
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Below are the top 50 programs on cable on Sunday, 1/16/22. Items of note include the series premiere of Somebody Somewhere on HBO, the season finale of Yellowjackets on Showtime, and Power Book II: Ghost on Starz.

(Note: Click any show with its name in orange to be taken to its page in the TV Ratings Guide Cable Ratings Database.)

Saturday Cable Ratings 1/15/22: Trump Save America Rally Coverage Strong for Newsmax, The Perfect Pairing Decent on Hallmark, ESPN Leads

Saturday Cable Ratings 1/15/22: Trump Save America Rally Coverage Strong for Newsmax, The Perfect Pairing Decent on Hallmark, ESPN Leads
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Below are the top 50 programs on cable on Saturday, 1/15/2022. Items of note include College Basketball on ESPN, Donald Trump's Save America Rally on Newsmax, and The Perfect Pairing on Hallmark.

(Note: Click the name of any show with its title in red to be taken to its page in the TV Ratings Guide Cable Ratings Database.)

Tuesday TV Ratings 1/18/22: Abbott Elementary, American Auto, Blackish & This Is Us All Drop, Superman and Lois Holds Steady (UPDATED)

Tuesday TV Ratings 1/18/22: Abbott Elementary, American Auto, Blackish & This Is Us All Drop, Superman and Lois Holds Steady (UPDATED)
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Ratings Analysis: After an encouraging uptick that came just a week prior, NBC sitcom 'American Auto' (0.38, -0.12) came crashing back down, even going one-hundredth below its timeslot premiere. 8:30pm comedy 'Grand Crew' (0.33, -0.05) was also on the decline but had the smallest drop of the lineup. Dramas' This Is Us' (0.79, -0.15) and 'New Amsterdam' (0.35, -0.10) lost significant ground at 9pm and 10pm respectively. 'Judge Steve Harvey' (0.64, -0.04), Abbott Elementary' (0.58, -0.03), and 'Black-ish' (0.40, -0.01) all ticked down on ABC, but these drops were far less damaging than the ones on the peacock network. Struggling drama 'Queens' (0.30, +0.04) was the lone program of the night to actually rise from its previous episode. Fox's 'Our Kind of People' (0.22, -0.04) tied its series low for its penultimate episode and lost to the '9-1-1: Lone Star' repeat (0.29) that preceded it. CBS had solid encores of 'FBI' (0.41), 'FBI: International' (0.37), and 'FBI: Most Wanted' (0.37). On the CW front, 'Superman & Lois' (0.21, -0.02) and 'Naomi' (0.11, -0.03) shaved off a few hundredths from their week-ago premieres. 

Finals Update: 'Abbott Elementary' (+0.1), 'Black-ish' (+0.1), 'Queens' (+0.1), 'This Is Us' (+0.1), and 'New Amsterdam' (+0.1) adjusted up.

Bull Canceled by CBS

Bull Canceled by CBS
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After six seasons on the air, Bull has been put out to pasture. The scandal-plagued CBS legal drama has been canceled by the Tiffany Network, with the final episode to air later this year. The show, based on Dr. Phil's life, was the subject of numerous sexual harassment allegations, including one against star Michael Weatherly by season one recurring performer Eliza Dushku. A different behind-the-scenes incident later led to the ousting of show runner Glenn Gordon Caron and co-star Freddy Rodriguez after the show's fifth season. Bull averaged just a 0.33 in the 18-49 demo this season, making it easily the lowest-rated returning scripted show on CBS this season, rating higher than only freshman series Good Sam. This is a correct prediction for The TV Ratings Guide.

Friday Cable Ratings 1/14/22: Ray Donovan Movie Abysmal, Secrets of Sulphur Springs Returns Near Series High, RuPaul’s Drag Race Drops

Friday Cable Ratings 1/14/22: Ray Donovan Movie Abysmal, Secrets of Sulphur Springs Returns Near Series High, RuPaul’s Drag Race Drops
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Below are the top 50 programs on cable on Friday, 1/14/22. Items of note include the season premiere of Secrets of Sulphur Springs on Disney, RuPaul's Drag Race on VH1, and the Ray Donovan movie on Showtime.

(Note: Click the name of any show with its title in purple or blue to be taken to its page in the TV Ratings Guide Cable Ratings Database.)

Monday TV Ratings 1/17/22: That’s My Jam and Kenan Inch Up Against Weaker NFL Playoffs, The Neighborhood Rises After Week Off (UPDATED)

Monday TV Ratings 1/17/22: That’s My Jam and Kenan Inch Up Against Weaker NFL Playoffs, The Neighborhood Rises After Week Off (UPDATED)
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Ratings Analysis: Back from a week off, CBS's 'The Neighborhood' (0.61, +0.07) rose by seven-hundredths and was the top scripted broadcast of the evening. Dramas 'NCIS' (0.54, +0.07) and 'NCIS: Hawai'i' (0.41, +0.03) also made some gains, but sitcom 'Bob Hearts Abishola' (0.49, -0.02) lost some momentum at 8:30. NBC's 'Kenan' (0.37, +0.02) went two-hundredths higher than the 8pm episode from the week prior and led into a repeat of itself (0.27). At 9, 'That's My Jam' (0.44, +0.03) inched up for the second week in a row, but 'Ordinary Joe' (0.20, -0.03) slipped to a new low at 10. ABC won the night altogether with 'Wild Card Kickoff' (1.23) and a softer 'Cardinals v. Rams' NFL game (2.73). Fox decided not to air originals against the football game, instead supplying reruns of '9-1-1: Lone Star' (0.29) and 'The Cleaning Lady' (0.22). Airing behind a 'Naomi' repeat (0.07), The CW's '4400' (0.06, -0.03) tied its series low

Finals Update: 'NFL: Cardinals v. Rams' (+0.5) and the repeat of 'Kenan' (+0.1) adjusted up.