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Wednesday Overnights: Another Clean Sweep for NBC

'World of Dance' Remains a Respectable Summer Entry

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2018

Household Rating/Share
NBC: 4.5/ 8, CBS: 2.5/ 4, Fox: 2.4/ 4, ABC: 1.7/ 3, CW: 0.5/ 1

Percent Change from Tuesday July 4, 2017:
NBC: + 5, CW: no change, ABC: – 6, CBS: – 7, Fox: -14

Ratings Breakdown:

What follows are the household overnight ratings for Wednesday, September 5 broken out by half-hour:

8:00 p.m.
ABC – “The Goldbergs” (R): 2.1/ 4 (#4)
CBS – “Big Brother”: 3.9/ 7 (#2)
NBC – “America’s Got Talent”: 6.4/11 (#1)
Fox – “MasterChef”: 2.3/ 4 (#3)
CW – “Burden of Truth”: 0.6/ 1 (#5)

8:30 p.m.
ABC – “American Housewife” (R): 1.6/ 3 (#4)
CBS – “Big Brother”: 3.8/ 7 (#1)
NBC – “America’s Got Talent”: 6.7/12 (#1)
Fox – “MasterChef”: 2.3/ 4 (#3)
CW – “Burden of Truth” (R): 0.5/ 1 (#5)

9:00 p.m.
ABC – “Modern Family” (R): 1.8/ 3 (#3)
CBS – “SEAL Team” (R): 1.6/ 3 (#4)
NBC – “World of Dance”: 3.9/ 7 (#1)
Fox – “MasterChef”: 2.5/ 4 (#2)
CW – “Black Lightning” (R): 0.5/ 1 (#5)

9:30 p.m.
ABC – “American Housewife” (R): 1.5/ 3 (#4)
CBS – “SEAL Team” (R): 1.7/ 3 (#3)
NBC – “World of Dance”: 3.6/ 6 (#1)
Fox – “MasterChef”: 2.6/ 4 (#2)
CW – “Black Lightning” (R): 0.4/ 1 (#5)

10:00 p.m.
ABC – “Shark Tank” (R): 1.5/ 3 (#3)
CBS – “Criminal Minds” (R): 2.0/ 4 (#2)
NBC – “World of Dance”: 3.5/ 6 (#1)

10:30 p.m.
ABC – “Shark Tank” (R): 1.4/ 3 (#3)
CBS – “Criminal Minds” (R): 2.1/ 4 (#2)
NBC – “World of Dance”: 3.2/ 6 (#1)

Source: Nielsen Media Research

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  1. FROM NBC
    “TALENT” IS THE #1 SHOW OF THE NIGHT IN TOTAL VIEWERS BY +4.3 MILLION PERSONS

    “WORLD OF DANCE” RANKS #1 IN THE 9-11 P.M. TIMESLOT IN EVERY KEY MEASURE, IS CURRENLTY UP FOR A SECOND STRAIGHT WEEK IN TOTAL VIEWERS

    NBC GRABS ITS FOURTH CONSECUTIVE WEDNESDAY IN BOTH 18-49 AND TOTAL VIEWERS

    Note that “World of Dance” is close to rounding up to a 1.1 in 18-49 (currently reporting a 1.045 in these preliminary fast-affiliate ratings.

  2. FROM CBS
    CBS Wednesday Live + Same Day Highlights

    “BIG BROTHER” CONTINUES TO TOP WEDNESDAYS IN ADULTS 18-49

    Against continued tough Wednesday competition at 8:00, BIG BROTHER remains the top-rated program of the hour in adults 18-49 (1.5). According to projections (below), #BB20 should increase by +40% to 2.1 in live + 7 day viewing.