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Updated Monday Scorecard: ‘American Ninja Warrior’ Leads NBC to Victory

'Reign' Concludes for the Season on The CW

What follows are the fast affiliate results for Monday, June 20 broken out by network and by each half-hour:

-Total Viewers:

NBC: 5.76 million, ABC: 5.68, CBS: 3.98, Fox: 2.51, CW: 1.02

-Adults 18-49:
NBC: 1.7 rating/6 share, ABC: 1.6/ 6, CBS: 0.7/ 3, Fox: 0.6/ 2, CW: 0.3/ 1

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8:00 p.m.
ABC – The Bachelorette
Viewers: 7.46 million (#1), A18-49: 2.1/ 9 (#1)

CBS – Mom (R)
Viewers: 4.67 million (#2), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#3t)

NBC – American Ninja Warrior
Viewers: 5.63 million (#2), A18-49: 1.4/ 6 (#2)

Fox – So You Think You Can Dance
Viewers: 3.23 million (#4), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#3t)

CW – Reign (season finale)
Viewers: 1.05 million (#5), A18-49: 0.3/ 1 (#5)

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8:30 p.m.

ABC – The Bachelorette
Viewers: 6.82 million (#1), A18-49: 2.0/ 8 (#1)

CBS – 2 Broke Girls (R)
Viewers: 4.06 million (#3), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#3t)

NBC – American Ninja Warrior
Viewers: 5.63 million (#2), A18-49: 1.7/ 6 (#2)

Fox – So You Think You Can Dance
Viewers: 3.19 million (#4), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#3t)

CW – Reign (season finale)
Viewers: 921,000 (#5), A18-49: 0.2/ 1 (#5)

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9:00 p.m.

ABC – The Bachelorette
Viewers: 6.90 million (#1), A18-49: 2.0/ 7 (#1t)

CBS – Scorpion (R)
Viewers: 4.20 million (#3), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#3)

NBC – American Ninja Warrior
Viewers: 6.87 million (#2), A18-49: 2.0/ 7 (#1t)

Fox – So You Think You Can Dance
Viewers: 1.89 million (#4), A18-49: 0.4/ 2 (#4)

CW – Reign (season finale)
Viewers: 1.05 million (#5), A18-49: 0.3/ 1 (#5)

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9:30 p.m.

ABC – The Bachelorette
Viewers: 6.84 million (#1), A18-49: 2.0/ 7 (#1)

CBS – Scorpion (R)
Viewers: 4.12 million (#3), A18-49: 0.7/ 2 (#3)

NBC – American Ninja Warrior
Viewers: 6.77 million (#2), A18-49: 1.9/ 7 (#1t)

Fox – So You Think You Can Dance
Viewers: 1.73 million (#4), A18-49: 0.4/ 1 (#4)

CW – Reign (season finale)
Viewers: 1.06 million (#5), A18-49: 0.3/ 1 (#5)

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10:00 p.m.

ABC – Mistresses
Viewers: 3.34 million (#3), A18-49: 0.9/ 3 (#2)

CBS – Braindead
Viewers: 3.59 million (#2), A18-49: 0.5/ 2 (#3)

NBC – Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge
Viewers: 4.91 million (#1), A18-49: 1.5/ 6 (#2)

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10:30 p.m.

ABC – Mistresses
Viewers: 2.74 million (#3), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#2)

CBS – Braindead
Viewers: 3.24 million (#2), A18-49: 0.5/ 2 (#3)

NBC – Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge
Viewers: 4.30 million (#1), A18-49: 1.4/ 5 (#2)

Source: Nielsen Media Research

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  1. FROM NBC

    “SPARTAN” MAINTAINS 100% OF LAST WEEK’S SERIES PREMIERE IN 18-49; NBC WINS MONDAY IN 18-49 & TOTAL VIEWERS

    “SPARTAN: ULTIMATE TEAM CHALLENGE” BEATS ITS FIRST-RUN ABC-CBS COMPETITION COMBINED IN 18-49

    “NINJA” TIES “BACHELORETTE” FOR THEIR SECOND HEAD-TO-HEAD HOUR FROM 9-10 P.M., MOVES AHEAD IN ADULTS 25-54

    Monday Primetime Results:

    “Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge” (1.5/5 in 18-49, 4.6 million viewers overall from 10-11 p.m. ET):

    ·
    Wins the time period among ABC, CBS and NBC in every key measure.

    ·
    Beats the combined 18-49 ratings of its first-run ABC-CBS time-slot competition (1.5 vs. 0.5 for CBS’s “Braindead” and 0.8 for ABC’s “Mistresses”).

    ·
    Retains 100% of last week’s series-premiere
    rating in 18-49 (1.5 vs. 1.5). Note that last week’s“Spartan” tied for #3 for the week in 18-49 among non-sports Big 4 programs

    ·
    Equals the highest Week 2 rating for any of the 11 first-year alternative series on the Big 4 last summer in 18-49.

    ·
    Jumps +36% versus the comparable
    year-ago Week 2 result in the slot (1.5 vs. 1.1 on June 1, 2015 for “The
    Island,” also following a “Ninja” lead-in) and
    +26% in total viewers (4.610 million vs. 3.654 million).

    ·
    Will add significant viewership via time-shifting and VOD – the previous week’s “Spartan”
    grew by +12% in 18-49 (1.47 to 1.65) and 519,000 viewers overall (4.8 million to 5.4 million) going from L+SD to L+3.

    “American Ninja Warrior” (1.8/7 in 18-49, 6.3 million viewers overall from 8-10 p.m. ET):

    ·
    Retains 95% of last week’s season-high 18-49 rating (1.8 vs. 1.9), despite this week’s “Bachelorette” competition.

    ·
    Ranks #2 in the slot among the Big 4 networks in adults 18-49 and #1 in men 18-34 (tie), men 18-49 and men 25-54.

    ·
    Ties “Bachelorette” in 18-49 for their second head-to-head hour from 9-10 p.m. ET (2.0 vs. 2.0) and
    moves ahead in adults 25-54 (2.4 vs. 2.3).

    ·
    Maintains +100% versus the same night last year in 18-49 (1.8 vs. 1.8) and
    grows +5% in total viewers (6.333 million vs. 6.033 million viewers overall).

    ·
    Will add substantial viewership via time-shifting and VOD – the prior week’s “Ninja”
    increased by +19% in 18-49 (1.88 to 2.23) and 886,000 viewers overall (6.8 million to 7.7 million) going from L+SD to L+3. The lift of +0.35 of a rating point in 18-49 was the
    biggest increase of the night on the Big 4.

    In Late-Night Metered Markets Monday Night:

    ·
    In Nielsen’s 56 metered markets, household results were: “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” 2.3/6; “Late Show with Stephen Colbert,” 1.8/5; and ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” 1.8/5.

    ·
    In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, adult 18-49 results were: “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon,” 0.8/4; “Late Show,” 0.3/2; and “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” 0.5/3.

    ·
    From 12:35-1:05 a.m. ET, ABC’s “Nightline” averaged a 1.1/4 in metered-market households and a 0.3/2 in 18-49 in the Local People Meters.

    ·
    From 12:35-1:35 a.m. ET,
    “Late Night with Seth Meyers” (1.1/4 in metered-market households) beat
    CBS’s “Late Late Show” (0.9/3). In the 25 markets with Local People
    Meters, “Late Night” (0.4/3 in 18-49) topped “Late Late Show”
    (0.2/1).

    ·
    At 1:35 a.m.,
    “Last Call with Carson Daly” averaged a 0.7/3 in metered-market
    households with an encore and a 0.2/2 in adults 18-49 in the 25 markets
    with local people meters.

    For the Week:

    ·
    With “America’s Got Talent,” “American Ninja Warrior” and “Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge” claiming the #1, #2 and #3 rankings
    of the week among non-sports primetime programs in viewers 18-49 on
    ABC, CBS, NBC or Fox,
    NBC has finished #2 for the week of June 13-19 among those Big 4
    networks in every key ratings measure behind only NBA-boosted ABC,
    according to “live plus same day” figures from Nielsen Media Research.

    ·
    Joining “Talent,” “Ninja” and “Spartan” in the
    top 10 non-sports programs was the growing “Maya & Marty,” and landing in the top 20 were a Wednesday
    “Ninja” encore, a Thursday “Dateline NBC” and Wednesday’s “Night Shift.”

    ·
    Excluding sports, Tuesday’s “Talent” ranked #1 among prime programs on ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in 18-49 for the week; Monday’s
    “Ninja” ranked #2 despite NBA competition; Monday’s “Spartan” series debut
    tied for #3 in 18-49 rating (and was #3 outright in 18-49 viewers), also versus NBA coverage; Tuesday’s “Maya & Marty” tied for #6,
    Wednesday’s “Ninja” rebroadcast tied for #9; and Thursday’s “Dateline NBC” tied for #15
    with Wednesday’s “The Night Shift.”

    ·
    “Talent” was also the #1 Big 4 primetime entertainment telecast of the week
    in total viewers, and “Talent” and “Ninja” were #1-2 in adults, men and women 25-54; adults, men and women 18-49; adults and women 18-34; kids 2-11 (including a tie for #2 between “Ninja” and Sunday’s “Despicable Me 2” on NBC); and
    teens 12-17.

    ·
    Season to date, NBC is tied for #1 with Super Bowl-boosted CBS in adults 18-49 and is also
    tied for #1 in adults 18-34 and women 18-49.

    ·
    NBC’s total-viewer average of 7.908 million is the network’s
    highest at this point in a season without a Super Bowl or Olympic boost since 2006-07 (8.560 million).

    WEEKLY AVERAGES

    Average rating, share and audience in each category

    ADULTS 18-49

    ABC 3.5/14, 4.5 million

    NBC 1.1/4 1.4 million

    Fox 0.7/3, 0.9 million

    CBS 0.7/3, 0.8 million

    CW 0.3/1, 0.3 million

    Each rating point equals 1.27 million viewers

    ADULTS 25-54

    ABC 3.9/13, 4.6 million

    NBC 1.5/5, 1.7 million

    CBS 1.0/3, 1.2 million

    Fox 1.0/3, 1.1 million

    CW 0.3/1, 0.4 million

    Each rating point equals 1.20 million viewers

    TOTAL VIEWERS

    ABC 3.6/11, 10.5 million

    NBC 1.5/5, 4.6 million

    CBS 1.5/5, 4.6 million

    Fox 1.0/3, 3.1 million

    CW 0.3/1, 0.9 million

    Each rating point equals 2.95 million viewers

    SEASON TO DATE

    Average rating, share and audience in each category

    ADULTS 18-49

    CBS 2.1/7, 2.7 million

    NBC 2.1/7, 2.6 million

    ABC 1.9/7, 2.4 million

    Fox 1.8/6, 2.3 million

    CW 0.8/3, 1.0 million

    Each rating point equals 1.27 million viewers

    ADULTS 25-54

    CBS 2.9/8, 3.4 million

    NBC 2.7/8, 3.2 million

    ABC 2.4/7, 2.8 million

    Fox 2.2/6, 2.6 million

    CW 0.8/2, 1.0 million

    Each rating point equals 1.20 million viewers

    TOTAL VIEWERS

    CBS 3.5/10, 10.4 million

    NBC 2.7/8, 7.9 million

    ABC 2.3/7, 7.0 million

    Fox 1.9/5, 5.5 million

    CW 0.7/2, 2.0 million

    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.