‘Cosmos’ Dips To Ratings Low, ‘Family Guy’ Leads Night With Young Adults

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‘Cosmos’ Dips To Ratings Low, ‘Family Guy’ Leads Night With Young Adults

The following are Sunday primetime ratings notes released by FOX:

With its animated comedies and an original “Cosmos,” FOX ranked #1 among Adults 18-34 last night. “Family Guy” was the highest-rated entertainment program of the night in Adults 18-34 and won in its time period among Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34.

“Bob’s Burgers”: 1.2/4, up +9% from last week in Adults 18-49 and up +4% in Total Viewers (2.5 Mil vs 2.4 Mil) – despite being up directly against NCAA basketball
“Bob’s Burgers” was alsup +10% in Adults 18-34 week-over-week
Projected Live + 3 Day Adults 18-49 Rtg: 1.5 t1.6 (a +25% t+33% lift vs. L+SD)
Projected Live + 7 Day Adults 18-49 Rtg: 1.6 t1.7 (a +33% t+42% lift vs. L+SD)
Projected 30-Day Multi-Platform Total Audience: 4.0 Mil t4.8 Mil (a +60% t+92% lift vs. L+SD)

“American Dad”: 1.3/4, down one tenth from last week in Adults 18-49 but held even in Total Viewers (2.7 Mil)
Projected Live + 3 Day Adults 18-49 Rtg: 1.6 t1.8 (a +23% t+38% lift vs. L+SD)
Projected Live + 7 Day Adults 18-49 Rtg: 1.7 t1.9 (a +31% t+46% lift vs. L+SD)
Projected 30-Day Multi-Platform Total Audience: 4.8 Mil t5.6 Mil (a +78% t+107% lift vs. L+SD)

“The Simpsons”: 1.9/5, even with last week in Adults 18-49 and Adults 18-34, and steady in Total Viewers (3.9 Mil vs 4.0 Mil)
“The Simpsons” ranked #1 in its time period among Adults 18-34
Projected Live + 3 Day Adults 18-49 Rtg: 2.1 t2.3 (a +11% t+21% lift vs. L+SD)
Projected Live + 7 Day Adults 18-49 Rtg: 2.2 t2.4 (a +16% t+26% lift vs. L+SD)
Projected 30-Day Multi-Platform Total Audience: 6.4 Mil t7.7 Mil (a +64% t+97% lift vs. L+SD)

“Family Guy”: 2.2/6, down one tenth from last week in Adults 18-49
Projected Live + 3 Day Adults 18-49 Rtg: 2.9 t3.3 (a +32% t+50% lift vs. L+SD)
Projected Live + 7 Day Adults 18-49 Rtg: 3.0 t3.5 (a +36% t+59% lift vs. L+SD)
Projected 30-Day Multi-Platform Total Audience: 8.3 Mil t9.9 Mil (a +93% t+130% lift vs. L+SD)

“Cosmos”: 1.7/4, down -15% from last week in Adults 18-49 (Note – “Cosmos” went up a tenth in the finals last week and gains significantly from DVR/VOD viewing. This month’s premiere posted a +57% lift in Live 7).
“Cosmos” ranked #1 in its time period among Adults 18-34
Projected Live + 3 Day Adults 18-49 Rtg: 2.3 t2.4 (a +35% t+41% lift vs. L+SD)
Projected Live + 7 Day Adults 18-49 Rtg: 2.7 t2.9 (a +59% t+71% lift vs. L+SD)
Projected 30-Day Multi-Platform Total Audience: 8.4 Mil t9.3 Mil (a +100% t+121% lift vs. L+SD)

Competition

ABC
· America’s Funniest Home Videos: 1.3/4, down -13% from last week
· Once Upon a Time: 2.0/6, down -17% from last week
· Resurrection: 2.5/6, down -19% from last week
· Revenge: 1.6/4, down -6% from last week

CBS (Due to the nature of live sports, Fast Nationals for CBS are approximate. The game ran until 7:41PM, with the rest of prime sliding.)
· NCAA Basketball Over-run (S): 3.9/13
· 7:30-8:30P NCAA/60 Minutes: 2.6/8
· 8:30-9:30P 60 Minutes/Amazing Race: 1.8/5, even with last week’s Amazing Race last week (1.8/5, 8-9p)
· 9:30-10:30P Amazing Race/Good Wife: 1.5/4, up 15% from The Good Wife last week (1.3/3, 9-10p)
· 10:30-11P Good Wife/Mentalist: 1.2/3, down -8% from The Mentalist last week (1.3/4, 10-11p)

NBC
· The Voice (RS): 0.8/2
· American Dream Builders (P): 0.9/2, down -40% from last April’s Ready for Love debut (1.5/4 onn 4/9/13)
· Believe: 1.2/3, down -20% from last week
· Crisis: 1.3/3, down -19% from last week

LAST WEEK’S TOP 10 BROADCAST SERIES

SeriesNet.A18-49Viewers
Source: Nielsen Media Research // 08/28/17 - 09/03/17
Florida St./AlabamaABC3.9012.34 million
A. Got Talent (Tue.)NBC2.6013.13 million
A. Got Talent (Wed.)NBC1.9011.09 million
Big Brother (Wed.)CBS1.806.13 million
Big Brother (Sun.)CBS1.705.65 million
Bachelor in Para. (Mon.)ABC1.505.05 million
Big Brother (Thur.)CBS1.504.89 million
American Ninja WarriorNBC1.406.11 million
W. Virginia/VA. TechABC1.304.65 million
Bachelor in Para. (Tue.)ABC1.304.36 million

TV WATCH TOP 10: 2016-17 SEASON AVERAGES

SeriesNet.A18-49Viewers
Sunday Night FootballNBC6.9620.21 million
Thursday Night FootballCBS4.9614.74 million
The Big Bang TheoryCBS3.0413.81 million
EmpireFOX2.727.62 million
This Is UsNBC2.689.82 million
America's Got TalentNBC2.6312.81 million
The BachelorABC2.357.36 million
The Voice (Mon.)NBC2.2210.35 million
Modern FamilyABC2.116.88 million
Grey's AnatomyABC2.067.85 million