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Thursday Overnights: ‘Last Days of Michael Jackson’ Special Leads ABC to Victory

THURSDAY, MAY 24, 2018

Household Rating/Share
ABC: 3.8 rating.7 share, CBS: 3.3/ 6, NBC: 2.0/ 4, Fox: 1.5/ 3, CW: 0.5/ 1

What follows are the household overnight ratings for Thursday, May 24 broken out by half-hour:

8:00 p.m.
ABC – “The Last Days of Michael Jackson”: 4.1/ 8 (#2)
CBS – “The Big Bang Theory” (R): 4.5/ 9 (#1)
NBC – “American Ninja Warrior”: 2.4/ 5 (#3)
Fox – “Terrence Howard’s Fright Club”: 1.2/ 2 (#4)
CW – “Supernatural” (R): 0.6/ 1 (#5)

8:30 p.m.
ABC – “The Last Days of Michael Jackson”: 4.3/ 8 (#2)
CBS – “Young Sheldon” (R): 4.2/ 8 (#2)
NBC – “American Ninja Warrior”: 2.4/ 4 (#3)
Fox – “Terrence Howard’s Fright Club”: 1.3/ 2 (#4)
CW – “Supernatural” (R): 0.6/ 1 (#5)

9:00 p.m.
ABC – “The Last Days of Michael Jackson”: 4.5/ 8 (#1)
CBS – “Mom” (R): 3.5/ 6 (#2)
NBC – “Hollywood Game Night”: 2.3/ 4 (#3)
Fox – “Showtime at the Apollo” (season finale): 1.7/ 3 (#4)
CW – “Black Lightning” (R): 0.4/ 1 (#5)

9:30 p.m.
ABC – “The Last Days of Michael Jackson”: 4.5/ 8 (#1)
CBS – “Life in Pieces” (R): 2.6/ 5 (#2)
NBC – “Hollywood Game Night”: 2.2/ 4 (#3)
Fox – “Showtime at the Apollo” (season finale): 2.0/ 3 (#4)
CW – “Black Lightning” (R): 0.4/ 1 (#5)

10:00 p.m.
ABC – “What Would You Do?”: 2.9/ 5 (#1)
CBS – “S.W.A.T. (R): 2.5/ 4 (#2)
NBC – “Red Nose Day”: 1.6/ 3 (#3)

10:30 p.m.
ABC – “What Would You Do?”: 2.5/ 5 (#1)
CBS – “S.W.A.T. (R): 2.4/ 5 (#2)
NBC – “Red Nose Day”: 1.3/ 3 (#3)

Source: Nielsen Media Research

Written by Marc Berman

Marc Berman

Marc Berman has been writing professionally since 1999 and is the author of the “Mr. Television” for Campaign US (www.campaignlive.com). Most recently, Berman was the creator and Editor-in-Chief of website and newsletter TV Media Insights for Cross MediaWorks. From 1999-2011, he was the Senior Editor for Mediaweek and has also written for The New York Daily News, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and Emmy Magazine, among others. Berman has also appeared on “Entertainment Tonight,” “Extra,” “Access Hollywood,” “Inside Edition,” “The CBS Evening News,” E!, CNN, CNBC, Fox News and MSNBC.

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