Airing at 8 p.m., the new Steve Harvey talent competition series averaged a 0.8 rating in adults 18-49 and 5.8 million viewers, down from a 1.0 and 6.1 million last week. However, due to the nature of live ratings, Wednesday’s numbers could adjust up later today.
Later on NBC, “The Carmichael Show” (0.7, 3.3 million) was even. NBC aired only repeats for the rest of primetime.
On CBS, “Big Brother” (1.8, 6.2 million) reigned supreme as the most-watched and highest-rated show of the night one again. Freshman drama “Salvation” (0.7, 4.3 million) was even in the demo with last week’s premiere but took a hit in total viewers.
“MasterChef” (1.1, 3.4 million) ticked up in the demo on Fox, as did “The F Word” (0.7, 2.1 million).
ABC and The CW aired only repeats.
CBS won the night with a 1.1 and 4.9 million viewers. Fox was second in the demo with a 0.9 but third in total viewers with 2.8 million. NBC and ABC tied for third in the demo with a 0.6, but NBC was second in total viewers with 3.6 million. ABC was fourth in viewers with 2.4 million. The CW averaged a 0.2 and 800,000 viewers.
Popular on Variety
How Alfonso Cuaron Came to the Contemporary Black-and-White Look of 'Roma'
Rebel Wilson on 'Isn't It Romantic' Controversy: 'It Was Purely to Lift My Fellow Plus-Size Women Up'
'Lorena' Director: Howard Stern Owes Lorena Bobbitt a Public Apology
Daniel Radcliffe on Answering Prayers in 'Miracle Workers'
BTS Wants to Sing With Lady Gaga
How Miley Cyrus Set Up Her Duet With Shawn Mendes
Smokey Robinson Defends J. Lo’s Motown Grammy Tribute
Brandi Carlile on LGBTQ Representation: 'It's Important to Be Out in Your Music'
Rams vs. Patriots: Who Should Win Super Bowl LIII?
'Imaginary Order' Director Experienced Sexism on Her Own Set
There’s a familiar, acrid aftertaste to “Flack,” Pop’s new drama about the controlled chaos of the publicity industry. The grim behind-the-scenes machinations of the glossy entertainment industry have always been one of TV’s favorite subjects, as are the people tasked with pulling the strings without anyone ever realizing. Over just six episodes, the show manages [...]
Jee Young Han has been cast in the lead role of the NBC single-camera comedy pilot “Like Magic,” Variety has learned. The project is a workplace comedy that follows an optimistic young woman (Jee) pursuing her dream to be a headlining magician in the eccentric and ego-driven world of the Magic Palace. Jee will play Holly. [...]
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences have announced the pre-nominations for all of the drama performer categories ahead of the 46th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards. “The Young and the Restless” lead the pre-nominations with 21 candidates, but “General Hospital” and “Days of Our Lives” are close behind with 20 and 19 candidates, respectively. [...]
The team behind the Adult Swim series “Childrens Hospital” has come back together at Netflix. The streamer has ordered 10 thirty-minute episodes of a new scripted series called “Medical Police,” which is written and executive produced by Rob Corddry, Krister Johnson, Jonathan Stern, David Wain. In addition to his onscreen role, Corddry created “Childrens Hospital,” [...]
Mike Colter has been cast in a lead role in the CBS drama pilot “Evil” from Robert and Michelle King, Variety has learned. Colter will play David DaCosta, a Catholic priest in training, tasked by the Church to assess unexplained phenomena to see if there is a supernatural or scientific explanation. He joins previously announced [...]
Netflix has dropped the first trailer for its Motley Crue biopic “The Dirt” — based on Neil Strauss’ best-selling history of the legendarily bad-behaved ‘80s metal icons — and it looks like the film pulls no punches in terms of the band’s famously sordid history. In this two-minute trailer, we get glimpses of singer Vince [...]
“The Man in the High Castle” is coming to an end. Amazon Prime Video said Tuesday that the dystopian alt-history series will end with its fourth season, which will premiere in the fall. “It has been a great privilege to work alongside our extraordinary ‘High Castle’ team, in partnership with David Zucker and Scott Free, [...]