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Wednesday Final Ratings: CBS Tops Prime Time in Total Viewers, TNT Leads Among Young Adults

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  • What follows are the Live + Same Day rating results for the night’s broadcast network telecasts on Wednesday, May 2:

    The Goldbergs (ABC, 8:00 PM, 30 min.)
    – 4.790 million viewers
    – 3.0/6 HH
    – 1.2/6 A18-49 (1.4/6 F18-49, 1.1/5 M18-49)
    – 0.6/4 A18-34 (0.7/4 F18-34, 0.4/3 M18-34)
    – 1.7/6 A25-54 (1.9/7 F25-54, 1.4/6 M25-54)

    Alex, Inc. (ABC, 8:30 PM, 30 min.)
    – 3.063 million viewers
    – 2.0/4 HH
    – 0.8/3 A18-49 (0.9/4 F18-49, 0.6/3 M18-49)
    – 0.3/2 A18-34 (0.4/2 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
    – 1.1/4 A25-54 (1.3/4 F25-54, 0.8/3 M25-54)

    Modern Family (ABC, 9:00 PM, 31 min.)
    – 4.601 million viewers
    – 3.0/5 HH
    – 1.2/5 A18-49 (1.5/6 F18-49, 1.0/4 M18-49)
    – 0.6/3 A18-34 (0.7/4 F18-34, 0.5/3 M18-34)
    – 1.7/6 A25-54 (2.0/6 F25-54, 1.4/5 M25-54)

    American Housewife (ABC, 9:31 PM, 29 min.)
    – 3.698 million viewers
    – 2.4/4 HH
    – 0.9/4 A18-49 (1.1/4 F18-49, 0.7/3 M18-49)
    – 0.4/2 A18-34 (0.5/3 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
    – 1.3/4 A25-54 (1.7/5 F25-54, 0.9/3 M25-54)

    Designated Survivor (ABC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 3.471 million viewers
    – 2.4/5 HH
    – 0.6/3 A18-49 (0.7/3 F18-49, 0.5/2 M18-49)
    – 0.3/2 A18-34 (0.3/2 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
    – 0.9/3 A25-54 (1.0/3 F25-54, 0.8/3 M25-54)

    Survivor: Ghost Island (CBS, 8:00 PM, 61 min.)
    – 7.836 million viewers
    – 4.7/9 HH
    – 1.5/7 A18-49 (1.7/7 F18-49, 1.4/7 M18-49)
    – 1.0/6 A18-34 (1.1/6 F18-34, 0.8/5 M18-34)
    – 2.2/8 A25-54 (2.4/8 F25-54, 2.0/8 M25-54)

    SEAL Team (CBS, 9:01 PM, 59 min.)
    – 5.890 million viewers
    – 3.8/7 HH
    – 0.9/4 A18-49 (1.0/4 F18-49, 0.8/3 M18-49)
    – 0.5/3 A18-34 (0.6/3 F18-34, 0.4/2 M18-34)
    – 1.3/4 A25-54 (1.4/4 F25-54, 1.2/4 M25-54)

    Code Black (CBS, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 5.171 million viewers
    – 3.4/7 HH
    – 0.7/3 A18-49 (0.9/4 F18-49, 0.5/2 M18-49)
    – 0.4/2 A18-34 (0.5/3 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
    – 1.0/4 A25-54 (1.3/4 F25-54, 0.8/3 M25-54)

    The Blacklist (NBC, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 5.540 million viewers
    – 3.5/7 HH
    – 0.8/4 A18-49 (1.0/4 F18-49, 0.7/4 M18-49)
    – 0.5/3 A18-34 (0.5/3 F18-34, 0.4/3 M18-34)
    – 1.2/4 A25-54 (1.3/5 F25-54, 1.1/4 M25-54)

    Law and Order: SVU (NBC, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 6.245 million viewers
    – 4.1/7 HH
    – 1.2/5 A18-49 (1.5/6 F18-49, 0.9/4 M18-49)
    – 0.7/4 A18-34 (0.9/5 F18-34, 0.5/3 M18-34)
    – 1.6/5 A25-54 (2.0/6 F25-54, 1.2/4 M25-54)

    Chicago P.D. (NBC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 6.064 million viewers
    – 4.0/8 HH
    – 1.2/5 A18-49 (1.3/6 F18-49, 1.0/4 M18-49)
    – 0.7/4 A18-34 (0.7/4 F18-34, 0.6/4 M18-34)
    – 1.5/5 A25-54 (1.8/6 F25-54, 1.3/5 M25-54)

    Empire (Fox, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 5.284 million viewers
    – 3.4/6 HH
    – 1.7/8 A18-49 (2.2/9 F18-49, 1.2/6 M18-49)
    – 1.2/8 A18-34 (1.6/9 F18-34, 0.8/6 M18-34)
    – 2.1/8 A25-54 (2.7/9 F25-54, 1.5/6 M25-54)

    Star (Fox, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 3.790 million viewers
    – 2.5/4 HH
    – 1.2/5 A18-49 (1.6/6 F18-49, 0.8/3 M18-49)
    – 0.9/5 A18-34 (1.3/6 F18-34, 0.6/4 M18-34)
    – 1.5/5 A25-54 (2.0/6 F25-54, 0.9/3 M25-54)

    Riverdale (CW, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.111 million viewers
    – 0.7/1 HH
    – 0.4/2 A18-49 (0.5/2 F18-49, 0.3/1 M18-49)
    – 0.4/3 A18-34 (0.5/3 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
    – 0.4/1 A25-54 (0.5/2 F25-54, 0.3/1 M25-54)

    The Originals (CW, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 0.898 million viewers
    – 0.6/1 HH
    – 0.4/1 A18-49 (0.5/2 F18-49, 0.3/1 M18-49)
    – 0.4/2 A18-34 (0.5/2 F18-34, 0.3/2 M18-34)
    – 0.3/1 A25-54 (0.4/1 F25-54, 0.2/1 M25-54)

    La Rosa de Guadalupe (Univision, 7:00 PM, 62 min.)
    – 1.629 million viewers
    – 0.9/2 HH
    – 0.6/3 A18-49

    Liga MX UNAM vs. America (Univision, 8:00 PM, 150 min.)
    – 1.543 million viewers
    – 0.8/2 HH
    – 0.7/3 A18-49

    Por Amar Sin Ley (Univision, 10:30 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.350 million viewers
    – 0.8/2 HH
    – 0.5/2 A18-49

    La Tierra Prometida (R) (UniMás, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 0.481 million viewers
    – 0.3/1 HH
    – 0.1/1 A18-49

    El Chavo (UniMás, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 0.394 million viewers
    – 0.2/0 HH
    – 0.1/1 A18-49

    La Tierra Prometida (UniMás, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.158 million viewers
    – 0.7/1 HH
    – 0.3/1 A18-49

    Reto 4 Elementos: Naturaleza Extrema (UniMás, 10:00 PM, 120 min.)
    – 0.423 million viewers
    – 0.2/1 HH
    – 0.2/1 A18-49

    Caso Cerrado: Edición Estelar (Telemundo, 7:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.399 million viewers
    – 0.8/2 HH
    – 0.3/2 A18-49
    – 0.2/2 A18-34

    Mi Familia Perfecta (Telemundo, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.033 million viewers
    – 0.6/1 HH
    – 0.3/1 A18-49
    – 0.2/1 A18-34

    Al Otro Lado Del Muro (Telemundo, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.293 million viewers
    – 0.7/1 HH
    – 0.4/2 A18-49
    – 0.3/2 A18-34

    Enemigo Intimo (Telemundo, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.582 million viewers
    – 0.9/2 HH
    – 0.6/3 A18-49
    – 0.5/3 A18-34

    What follows are the Live + Same Day rating results for the night’s select cable telecasts on Wednesday, May 2 (with the night’s cable ranks according to total viewers and adults 18-49 in parentheses):

    Storage Wars Canada (A&E, 9:00 PM, 30 min.)
    – 0.521 million viewers (#76)
    – 0.35 HH (#68)
    – 0.12 A18-49 (#92)
    – 0.10 A18-34 (#73)
    – 0.14 A25-54 (#92)

    Storage Wars Canada (A&E, 9:30 PM, 31 min.)
    – 0.539 million viewers (#73)
    – 0.35 HH (#68)
    – 0.13 A18-49 (#87)
    – 0.10 A18-34 (#73)
    – 0.15 A25-54 (#86)

    Flip Wars (A&E, 10:01 PM, 62 min.)
    – 0.401 million viewers (#89)
    – 0.25 HH (#89)
    – 0.12 A18-49 (#92)
    – 0.08 A18-34 (#86)
    – 0.15 A25-54 (#86)

    Real Housewives of NYC (BRAVO, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.369 million viewers (#19)
    – 0.95 HH (#18)
    – 0.44 A18-49 (#14)
    – 0.28 A18-34 (#21)
    – 0.60 A25-54 (#9)

    Anderson Cooper 360 (CNN, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.021 million viewers (#32)
    – 0.73 HH (#25)
    – 0.21 A18-49 (#45)
    – 0.09 A18-34 (#78)
    – 0.26 A25-54 (#46)

    Anderson Cooper 360 (CNN, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.018 million viewers (#33)
    – 0.72 HH (#27)
    – 0.20 A18-49 (#53)
    – 0.07 A18-34 (#91)
    – 0.26 A25-54 (#46)

    CNN Tonight (CNN, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.071 million viewers (#29)
    – 0.79 HH (#21)
    – 0.22 A18-49 (#41)
    – 0.08 A18-34 (#86)
    – 0.30 A25-54 (#36)

    Misfit Garage (DISC, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 0.763 million viewers (#42)
    – 0.48 HH (#46)
    – 0.25 A18-49 (#35)
    – 0.16 A18-34 (#45)
    – 0.32 A25-54 (#33)

    Sticker Shock (DISC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 0.773 million viewers (#41)
    – 0.50 HH (#42)
    – 0.18 A18-49 (#62)
    – 0.10 A18-34 (#73)
    – 0.25 A25-54 (#51)

    Hollywood Medium (E!, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 0.720 million viewers (#49)
    – 0.50 HH (#42)
    – 0.20 A18-49 (#53)
    – 0.11 A18-34 (#68)
    – 0.27 A25-54 (#42)

    MLB Wednesday Night – Early New York Yankees at Houston Astros (ESPN, 8:00 PM, 163 min.)
    – 0.740 million viewers (#45)
    – 0.48 HH (#46)
    – 0.19 A18-49 (#56)
    – 0.16 A18-34 (#45)
    – 0.22 A25-54 (#58)

    Sportscenter Late (ESPN, 10:43 PM, 77 min.)
    – 0.482 million viewers (#80)
    – 0.30 HH (#82)
    – 0.18 A18-49 (#62)
    – 0.15 A18-34 (#52)
    – 0.20 A25-54 (#63)

    Iron Chef Gauntlet 2 (FOOD, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.026 million viewers (#31)
    – 0.63 HH (#31)
    – 0.30 A18-49 (#26)
    – 0.20 A18-34 (#33)
    – 0.38 A25-54 (#24)

    Tucker Carlson Tonight (FOXNC, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 2.642 million viewers (#4)
    – 1.77 HH (#4)
    – 0.30 A18-49 (#26)
    – 0.15 A18-34 (#52)
    – 0.44 A25-54 (#20)

    Hannity (FOXNC, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 3.490 million viewers (#2)
    – 2.30 HH (#2)
    – 0.35 A18-49 (#20)
    – 0.14 A18-34 (#58)
    – 0.58 A25-54 (#11)

    The Ingraham Angle (FOXNC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 2.467 million viewers (#5)
    – 1.63 HH (#6)
    – 0.25 A18-49 (#35)
    – 0.10 A18-34 (#73)
    – 0.41 A25-54 (#23)

    The Americans (FX, 10:00 PM, 64 min.)
    – 0.611 million viewers (#60)
    – 0.41 HH (#57)
    – 0.15 A18-49 (#78)
    – 0.07 A18-34 (#91)
    – 0.18 A25-54 (#72)

    Archer (FXX, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
    – 0.435 million viewers (#83)
    – 0.28 HH (#86)
    – 0.21 A18-49 (#45)
    – 0.19 A18-34 (#37)
    – 0.23 A25-54 (#55)

    The Hitman’s Bodyguard (HBO, 8:00 PM, 118 min.)
    – 0.530 million viewers (#74)
    – 0.33 HH (#72)
    – 0.19 A18-49 (#56)
    – 0.09 A18-34 (#78)
    – 0.22 A25-54 (#58)

    Property Brothers (HGTV, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.493 million viewers (#16)
    – 0.98 HH (#16)
    – 0.28 A18-49 (#29)
    – 0.18 A18-34 (#39)
    – 0.37 A25-54 (#26)

    House Hunters (HGTV, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
    – 1.458 million viewers (#17)
    – 1.01 HH (#15)
    – 0.27 A18-49 (#31)
    – 0.17 A18-34 (#42)
    – 0.34 A25-54 (#31)

    House Hunters International (HGTV, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
    – 1.411 million viewers (#18)
    – 0.98 HH (#16)
    – 0.27 A18-49 (#31)
    – 0.16 A18-34 (#45)
    – 0.36 A25-54 (#28)

    American Pickers: Best of (HIST, 9:00 PM, 63 min.)
    – 1.140 million viewers (#25)
    – 0.71 HH (#29)
    – 0.21 A18-49 (#45)
    – 0.12 A18-34 (#63)
    – 0.33 A25-54 (#32)

    See No Evil (ID, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.159 million viewers (#23)
    – 0.76 HH (#23)
    – 0.27 A18-49 (#31)
    – 0.18 A18-34 (#39)
    – 0.36 A25-54 (#28)

    Murder Chose Me (ID, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.122 million viewers (#27)
    – 0.76 HH (#23)
    – 0.31 A18-49 (#24)
    – 0.17 A18-34 (#42)
    – 0.42 A25-54 (#22)

    Little Women LA (LIF, 9:00 PM, 62 min.)
    – 0.704 million viewers (#50)
    – 0.48 HH (#46)
    – 0.21 A18-49 (#45)
    – 0.12 A18-34 (#63)
    – 0.26 A25-54 (#46)

    All In with Chris Hayes (MSNBC, 8:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.640 million viewers (#14)
    – 1.16 HH (#12)
    – 0.18 A18-49 (#62)
    – 0.04 A18-34 (#99)
    – 0.26 A25-54 (#46)

    Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 2.688 million viewers (#3)
    – 1.81 HH (#3)
    – 0.31 A18-49 (#24)
    – 0.09 A18-34 (#78)
    – 0.45 A25-54 (#18)

    Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell (MSNBC, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 2.408 million viewers (#7)
    – 1.70 HH (#5)
    – 0.24 A18-49 (#38)
    – 0.04 A18-34 (#99)
    – 0.38 A25-54 (#24)

    NHL Semifinals Eastern Conference Game 3: Tampa Bay Lightning at Boston Celtics (NBCSN, 7:03 PM, 169 min.)
    – 1.509 million viewers (#15)
    – 0.93 HH (#19)
    – 0.47 A18-49 (#13)
    – 0.41 A18-34 (#10)
    – 0.57 A25-54 (#12)

    NHL Live Post Semifinals (NBCSN, 9:52 PM, 9 min.)
    – 1.179 million viewers (#22)
    – 0.73 HH (#25)
    – 0.44 A18-49 (#14)
    – 0.39 A18-34 (#12)
    – 0.50 A25-54 (#15)

    NHL Semifinals Western Conference Game 4: Vegas Golden Knights at San Jose Sharks (NBCSN, 10:01 PM, 166 min.)
    – 1.036 million viewers (#30)
    – 0.63 HH (#31)
    – 0.37 A18-49 (#17)
    – 0.32 A18-34 (#19)
    – 0.45 A25-54 (#18)

    The Expanse (SYFY, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 0.590 million viewers (#66)
    – 0.40 HH (#58)
    – 0.16 A18-49 (#75)
    – 0.10 A18-34 (#73)
    – 0.20 A25-54 (#63)

    Krypton (SYFY, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 0.630 million viewers (#58)
    – 0.44 HH (#50)
    – 0.17 A18-49 (#71)
    – 0.14 A18-34 (#58)
    – 0.19 A25-54 (#68)

    Full Frontal with Samantha Bee (TBS, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
    – 0.932 million viewers (#36)
    – 0.61 HH (#34)
    – 0.32 A18-49 (#22)
    – 0.21 A18-34 (#30)
    – 0.43 A25-54 (#21)

    My 600-Lb. Life: One Ton (TLC, 8:00 PM, 124 min.)
    – 1.276 million viewers (#20)
    – 0.83 HH (#20)
    – 0.37 A18-49 (#17)
    – 0.27 A18-34 (#22)
    – 0.48 A25-54 (#16)

    Skin Tight (TLC, 10:04 PM, 62 min.)
    – 0.726 million viewers (#48)
    – 0.51 HH (#41)
    – 0.23 A18-49 (#39)
    – 0.14 A18-34 (#58)
    – 0.28 A25-54 (#40)

    NBA Playoffs Pre-Game (TNT, 8:00 PM, 13 min.)
    – 1.990 million viewers (#8)
    – 1.33 HH (#8)
    – 0.61 A18-49 (#8)
    – 0.48 A18-34 (#8)
    – 0.73 A25-54 (#7)

    NBA Playoffs-Round 2 Western Conference Game 2: Utah Jazz at Houston Rockets (TNT, 8:13 PM, 157 min.)
    – 4.305 million viewers (#1)
    – 2.74 HH (#1)
    – 1.60 A18-49 (#1)
    – 1.52 A18-34 (#1)
    – 1.76 A25-54 (#1)

    Inside the NBA Playoffs (TNT, 10:50 PM, 45 min.)
    – 2.450 million viewers (#6)
    – 1.62 HH (#7)
    – 1.03 A18-49 (#2)
    – 1.00 A18-34 (#2)
    – 1.11 A25-54 (#2)

    Expedition Unknown Popups (TRAV, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 0.645 million viewers (#56)
    – 0.40 HH (#58)
    – 0.18 A18-49 (#62)
    – 0.07 A18-34 (#91)
    – 0.25 A25-54 (#51)

    Legendary Locations (TRAV, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
    – 0.667 million viewers (#55)
    – 0.40 HH (#58)
    – 0.17 A18-49 (#71)
    – 0.08 A18-34 (#86)
    – 0.25 A25-54 (#51)

    Liga MX 5/2 UNAM vs. America (UDN, 8:00 PM, 148 min.)
    – 0.591 million viewers (#65)
    – 0.31 HH (#79)
    – 0.28 A18-49 (#29)
    – 0.24 A18-34 (#25)
    – 0.30 A25-54 (#36)

    Liga MX QF: Tijuana vs. Monterrey (UDN, 10:28 PM, 123 min.)
    – 0.553 million viewers (#71)
    – 0.31 HH (#79)
    – 0.25 A18-49 (#35)
    – 0.20 A18-34 (#33)
    – 0.28 A25-54 (#40)

    Colony (USA, 10:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 0.579 million viewers (#67)
    – 0.39 HH (#61)
    – 0.16 A18-49 (#75)
    – 0.11 A18-34 (#68)
    – 0.20 A25-54 (#63)

    Black Ink Crew 6 (VH1, 9:00 PM, 60 min.)
    – 1.150 million viewers (#24)
    – 0.72 HH (#27)
    – 0.56 A18-49 (#10)
    – 0.55 A18-34 (#6)
    – 0.57 A25-54 (#12)

    Hip Hop Squares 2 (VH1, 10:00 PM, 30 min.)
    – 0.742 million viewers (#44)
    – 0.47 HH (#49)
    – 0.36 A18-49 (#19)
    – 0.39 A18-34 (#12)
    – 0.35 A25-54 (#30)

    Hip Hop Squares 2 (VH1, 10:30 PM, 30 min.)
    – 0.694 million viewers (#52)
    – 0.43 HH (#52)
    – 0.33 A18-49 (#21)
    – 0.37 A18-34 (#15)
    – 0.32 A25-54 (#33)

    Source: Live+Same Day data, Nielsen Media Research

    Written by Douglas Pucci

    Douglas Pucci (a.k.a. “Son of the Bronx”) has worked with Mr. Berman for more than a decade. A Bronx native, NYU graduate and once-intern for VH1's "Pop Up Video," Pucci went on to design, build and maintain websites for various non-profit organizations in his hometown of New York City. He also contributes to the sports website Awful Announcing.

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