Friday TV Ratings 8/4/23: Secret Celebrity Renovation Returns Low, WWE Smackdown Ticks Up, Dateline NBC Takes Second (UPDATED)

Ratings Analysis: CBS brought back 'Secret Celebrity Renovation' (0.17) for another batch of episodes, but the program's premiere was below last summer's start (0.25) by over 30%. The 10 p.m. 'Blue Bloods' rerun (0.14) was at the same level as last week. Fox's 'WWE Smackdown' (0.62, +0.01) gained a hundredth and was the highest-rated program of the evening. ABC went the usual rerun duo of 'Will Trent' (0.18) and '20/20' (0.22). NBC was two-hundredths below the alphabet network at 8 with its repeat of 'Hot Wheels: Ultimate Challenge' (0.16). They managed to pull ahead by two-hundredths at 9 with their 'Dateline' encore (0.24). On the CW, 'Family Law' (0.06, +0.01) picked up a hundredth, while 'Moonshine' (0.03, 0.00) held flat.

Finals Update: 'Moonshine' (-0.1) adjusted down, as did repeats of 'Hot Wheels: Ultimate Challenge' (-0.1) and 'Dateline NBC' (-0.1).



18-49 Rating

18-49 Share

Viewers (mil)


8 PMWWE SmackDown0.6282.25Fox

Will Trent (R)0.1822.32ABC

Secret Celebrity Renovation (P)0.1722.32CBS

Hot Wheels: Ultimate Challenge (R)0.1621.21NBC

Family Law0.0610.40The CW
9 PMDateline NBC (R)0.2432.02NBC

20/20 (R)0.2231.89ABC

Moonshine0.0310.21The CW
10 PMBlue Bloods (R)0.1422.19CBS
(P) = premiere
(R) = repeat

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