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Friday Ratings: ABC and Fox Share Modest Dominance; Quiet Return for ‘Greatest #AtHome Videos’ on CBS

FRIDAY FAST AFFILIATE RATINGS

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Friday 8/19/21 Fast Affiliate Ratings

Total Viewers:
ABC: 2.72 million, CBS: 2.31, Fox: 2.24, NBC: 1.91, CW: 400,000

Adults 18-49:
Fox: 0.6 rating/5 share, ABC: 0.4/ 3, NBC: 0.3/ 2, CBS: 0.2/ 2, CW:0.1/ 1

In season premiere news was CBS comical reality series “Greatest AtHome Videos”, which returned with a modest 2.09 million viewers (#3) and a 0.3 rating/2 share in adults 18-49 (#2t) at 9 p.m. ET. Lead-in “Secret Celebrity Renovation” scored a similar 2.45 million viewers (#2) and a 0.3/ 2 in the demo (#2t) at 8 p.m.

Tops for the evening in adults 18-49, as usual, was “WWE Friday Night Smackdown” on Fox (see network averages above). Also original was The CW’s pairing of dramas “Burden of Truth” (Viewers: 471,000; A18-49: 0.1/ 1 at 8 p.m.) and “Dynasty” (Viewers: 328,000; A18-49: 0.0/ 0 at 9 p.m.), which both, of course, finished a distant fifth in their respective time periods. The remainder of the evening were repeats (including ABC’s “20/20” and NBC’s “Dateline”).

UPDATED 8/23/2021 3:59 PM ET: What follows are the Live + Same Day rating results for the night’s network telecasts on Friday, August 20:

ABC
• 2.560 million viewers
• 1.7/5 HH (2.005 million households)
• 0.3/3 A18-49 rating/share (0.421 million adults 18-49)

CBS
• 2.294 million viewers
• 1.4/4 HH (1.731 million households)
• 0.2/2 A18-49 rating/share (0.315 million adults 18-49)

Secret Celebrity Renovation (CBS, 8:00 PM- 9:00 PM)
• 2.460 million viewers
• 1.5/4 HH (1.875 million households)
• 0.3/3 A18-49 rating/share (0.365 million adults 18-49)

The Greatest #AtHome Videos (P) (CBS, 9:00 PM-10:00 PM)
• 2.072 million viewers
• 1.3/3 HH (1.533 million households)
• 0.3/2 A18-49 rating/share (0.346 million adults 18-49)

NBC
• 1.708 million viewers
• 1.1/3 HH (1.354 million households)
• 0.2/2 A18-49 rating/share (0.296 million adults 18-49)

Fox
• 2.102 million viewers
• 1.3/3 HH (1.554 million households)
• 0.6/5 A18-49 rating/share (0.738 million adults 18-49)

WWE Friday Night SmackDown (Fox, 8:00 PM-10:00 PM)
• 2.102 million viewers
• 1.3/3 HH (1.554 million households)
• 0.6/5 A18-49 rating/share (0.738 million adults 18-49)

CW
• 0.329 million viewers
• 0.2/1 HH (0.269 million households)
• 0.0/0 A18-49 rating/share (0.056 million adults 18-49)

Burden Of Truth (CW, 8:00 PM- 9:00 PM)
• 0.379 million viewers
• 0.2/1 HH (0.295 million households)
• 0.1/0 A18-49 rating/share (0.068 million adults 18-49)

Dynasty (CW, 9:00 PM-10:00 PM)
• 0.279 million viewers
• 0.2/1 HH (0.243 million households)
• 0.0/0 A18-49 rating/share (0.043 million adults 18-49)

Univision
• 1.393 million viewers
• 0.7/2 HH (0.901 million households)
• 0.4/4 A18-49 rating/share (0.541 million adults 18-49)

La Rosa De Guadalupe (Univision, 7:00 PM- 8:00 PM)
• 1.069 million viewers
• 0.6/2 HH (0.700 million households)
• 0.4/4 A18-49 rating/share (0.457 million adults 18-49)

Disenando Tu Amor (Univision, 8:00 PM- 9:00 PM)
• 1.369 million viewers
• 0.7/2 HH (0.822 million households)
• 0.4/4 A18-49 rating/share (0.567 million adults 18-49)

Si Nos Dejan (Univision, 9:00 PM-10:00 PM)
• 1.299 million viewers
• 0.7/2 HH (0.894 million households)
• 0.4/3 A18-49 rating/share (0.472 million adults 18-49)

La Hija Del Embajador (Univision, 10:00 PM-11:00 PM)
• 1.511 million viewers
• 0.8/2 HH (0.988 million households)
• 0.5/4 A18-49 rating/share (0.585 million adults 18-49)

UniMás
• 0.426 million viewers
• 0.2/1 HH (0.279 million households)
• 0.2/1 A18-49 rating/share (0.201 million adults 18-49)

Huerfanos de su Tierra (UniMás, 7:00 PM- 8:00 PM)
• 0.270 million viewers
• 0.1/0 HH (0.159 million households)
• 0.1/1 A18-49 rating/share (0.140 million adults 18-49)

Enamorandonos (UniMás, 8:00 PM-10:00 PM)
• 0.473 million viewers
• 0.3/1 HH (0.317 million households)
• 0.2/1 A18-49 rating/share (0.216 million adults 18-49)

La Reina Del Flow (UniMás, 10:00 PM-11:00 PM)
• 0.333 million viewers
• 0.2/0 HH (0.203 million households)
• 0.1/1 A18-49 rating/share (0.170 million adults 18-49)

Telemundo
• 1.099 million viewers
• 0.6/2 HH (0.716 million households)
• 0.4/3 A18-49 rating/share (0.470 million adults 18-49)

Exatlón Estados Unidos Season 5 (Telemundo, 7:00 PM- 9:00 PM)
• 0.935 million viewers
• 0.5/1 HH (0.650 million households)
• 0.3/3 A18-49 rating/share (0.342 million adults 18-49)

Hercai: Amor Venganza (Telemundo, 9:00 PM-10:00 PM)
• 1.324 million viewers
• 0.7/2 HH (0.857 million households)
• 0.4/4 A18-49 rating/share (0.549 million adults 18-49)

Cafe Aroma De Mujer (Telemundo, 10:00 PM-11:00 PM)
• 0.985 million viewers
• 0.5/1 HH (0.617 million households)
• 0.4/3 A18-49 rating/share (0.477 million adults 18-49)

Source: Nielsen Media Research