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CBS Tops Pre-Holiday Wednesday

WEDNESDAY FAST AFFILIATE RATINGS

What follows are the fast affiliate results for Wednesday, December 21 broken out by network and by each half-hour:

-Total Viewers:
CBS: 5.72 million, ABC: 3.33, NBC: 3.26, Fox: 3.21, CW: 732,000

-Adults 18-49:
CBS: 1.0 rating/4 share, ABC: 0.8/ 3, NBC and Fox: 0.7/ 3 each, CW: 0.2/ 1

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8:00 p.m.

ABC – The Goldbergs (R)
Viewers: 4.18 million (#2), A18-49: 1.0/ 4 (#1t)

CBS – Undercover Boss (season premiere)
Viewers: 5.73 million (#1), A18-49: 1.0/ 4 (#1t)

NBC – Elf: Buddy’s Musical Christmas (R)
Viewers: 3.32 million (#4), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#3t)

Fox – Lethal Weapon (R)
Viewers: 3.71 million (#3), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#3t)

CW – Terry Crews Saves Christmas
Viewers: 912,000 (#5), A18-49: 0.3/ 1 (#5)

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8:30 p.m.

ABC – Speechless (R)
Viewers: 3.43 million (#3), A18-49: 0.9/ 2 (#2)

CBS – Undercover Boss (season premiere)
Viewers: 6.03 million (#1), A18-49: 1.1/ 4 (#1)

NBC – Elf: Buddy’s Musical Christmas (R)
Viewers: 2.72 million (#4), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#4)

Fox – Lethal Weapon (R)
Viewers: 3.85 million (#3), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#3)

CW – Terry Crews Saves Christmas
Viewers: 744,000 (#5), A18-49: 0.3/ 1 (#5)

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9:00 p.m.

ABC – Modern Family (R)
Viewers: 3.95 million (#2), A18-49: 0.9/ 3 (#2)

CBS – Undercover
Viewers: 5.13 million (#1), A18-49: 1.0/ 4 (#1)

NBC – Law & Order: SVU (R)
Viewers: 3.05 million (#3), A18-49: 0.6/ 2 (#4)

Fox – Lethal Weapon (R)
Viewers: 2.71 million (#3), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#4)

CW – Terry Crews Saves Christmas
Viewers: 655,000 (#5), A18-49: 0.2/ 1 (#5)

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9:30 p.m.

ABC – black-ish (R)
Viewers: 2.98 million (#3), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#2)

CBS – Undercover
Viewers: 5.54 million (#1), A18-49: 1.1/ 4 (#1)

NBC – Law & Order: SVU (R)
Viewers: 3.59 million (#3), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#3t)

Fox – Lethal Weapon (R)
Viewers: 2.57 million (#3), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#3t)

CW – Terry Crews Saves Christmas
Viewers: 611,000 (#5), A18-49: 0.2/ 1 (#5)

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10:00 p.m.

ABC – Game Changers with Robin Roberts
Viewers: 2.75 million (#3), A18-49: 0.6/ 2 (#3)

CBS – Code Black
Viewers: 6.08 million (#1), A18-49: 1.0/ 4 (#1)

NBC – Chicago PD (R)
Viewers: 3.49 million (#2), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#2t)

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10:30 p.m.

ABC – Game Changers with Robin Roberts
Viewers: 2.68 million (#3), A18-49: 0.6/ 2 (#3)

CBS – Code Black
Viewers: 5.80 million (#1), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#1)

NBC – Chicago PD (R)
Viewers: 3.42 million (#2), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#2)

Source: Nielsen Media Research

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  1. FROM NBC

    Wednesday Primetime Ratings:

    An encore telecast of “Elf: Buddy’s Musical Christmas” (0.8/3 in 18-49, 3.0 million viewers overall from 8-9 p.m. ET):
    · Wins the slot among the Big 4 networks in kids 2-11 (with a 0.7 rating) and ties for #2 in adults 18-34.
    · Despite this year’s later airdate, retains 100% of last year’s encore in 18-49 (0.8 vs. 0.8 from 8-9 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015) and grows in total viewers (3.022 million vs. 3.010 million).

    A rebroadcast “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” (0.7/2 in 18-49, 3.3 million viewers overall from 9-10 p.m. ET):
    · Grows +17% from half-hour to half-hour in adults 18-49 (0.6 to 0.7), by +25% in adults 25-54 (0.8 to 1.0) and by +17% in total viewers (3.1 million to 3.6 million).

    An encore telecast of “Chicago P.D.” (0.7/3 in 18-49, 3.5 million viewers overall from 10-11 p.m. ET):
    · Versus original competition on ABC and CBS, ties for #1 among those nets in men 18-34 and ranks #2 in most other key measures.

    NOTE: Primetime results are based on “fast affiliate time period” data from Nielsen Media Research. All ratings are “live plus same day” unless otherwise indicated.

  2. FROM CBS

    Wednesday Primetime Ratings:

    An encore telecast of “Elf: Buddy’s Musical Christmas” (0.8/3 in 18-49, 3.0 million viewers overall from 8-9 p.m. ET):
    · Wins the slot among the Big 4 networks in kids 2-11 (with a 0.7 rating) and ties for #2 in adults 18-34.
    · Despite this year’s later airdate, retains 100% of last year’s encore in 18-49 (0.8 vs. 0.8 from 8-9 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2015) and grows in total viewers (3.022 million vs. 3.010 million).

    A rebroadcast “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” (0.7/2 in 18-49, 3.3 million viewers overall from 9-10 p.m. ET):
    · Grows +17% from half-hour to half-hour in adults 18-49 (0.6 to 0.7), by +25% in adults 25-54 (0.8 to 1.0) and by +17% in total viewers (3.1 million to 3.6 million).

    An encore telecast of “Chicago P.D.” (0.7/3 in 18-49, 3.5 million viewers overall from 10-11 p.m. ET):
    · Versus original competition on ABC and CBS, ties for #1 among those nets in men 18-34 and ranks #2 in most other key measures.

    NOTE: Primetime results are based on “fast affiliate time period” data from Nielsen Media Research. All ratings are “live plus same day” unless otherwise indicated.