Quick Take for Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018
(Fast Affiliate Live + Same Day Ratings)
ABC’s ‘Sunday Fun & Games’ Wins the Night in Total Viewers and Adults 18-49
ABC’s ‘The $100,000 Pyramid’ Improves Year to Year for the 4th Week in a Row
ABC Sunday Prime Time (7:00-11:00 p.m. – 4.7 million and 0.8/4 in AD18-49):
ABC won Sunday night in both Total Viewers (4.7 million) and Adults 18-49 (0.8/4), with “Sunday Fun & Games” making it the No. 1 broadcaster on each week this summer the block has aired with young adults.
- At 8:00 p.m., ABC’s “Celebrity Family Feud” returned to original, topping its hour for its 7th straight first-run airing to stand as Sunday’s most-watched entertainment show in Total Viewers (5.8 million) and take 2nd with Adults 18-49 (1.0/5) to CBS’ “Big Brother.”
- At 9:00 p.m., ABC’s “The $100,000 Pyramid” grew over its year-ago telecast(on 8/6/17 in the 10:00 p.m. hour) for the 4th week in a row in both Total Viewers (+9% – 4.9 million vs. 4.5 million) and Adults 18-49 (+14% – 0.8/4 vs. 0.7/3). The ABC game show finished as the most-watched TV program in its hour for its 7th consecutive original telecast and led for the 2nd straight week in Adults 18-49.
- At 10:00 p.m., ABC’s “To Tell the Truth” marked its 7th original airing in a row as the most-watched show in its hour (3.8 million) and also won with young adults (0.7/3), gaining 3% week to week in Total Viewers and holding even with Adults 18-49.
Source: The Nielsen Company, Fast Affiliate Live + Same Day Ratings, 8/5/18.
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