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Friday Night Ratings: Anderson Cooper Beats Ed Schultz In Demo

Anderson Cooper scored one for CNN by beating MSNBC’s Ed Schultz in demo during the 8 p.m. hour. Of course, it’s worth nothing that Schultz had a fill-in on Friday night and still won in overall viewers.

And, with that, here are the rest of your Friday ratings:

TV NEWS RATINGS: 25-54 DEMOGRAPHIC (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
5 pm The5 

328

Blitzer 

80

Matthews 

102

Special 

51

6 pm Baier 

351

King, USA 

86

Sharpton 

106

Prime 

31

7 pm Smith 

397

Burnett 

76

Matthews 

131

Velez-Mitchell 

56

8 pm O’Reilly 

501

Cooper 

152

Schultz 

132

Grace 

100

9 pm Hannity 

436

Morgan 

155

Maddow 

209

Velez-Mitchell
 

69

10 pm Van Susteren 

227

Cooper 

96

Lockup 

130

 

Grace 

62

11 pm O’Reilly 

239

Burnett 

71

Lockup
 

239

Showbiz 

93

TOTAL DAY 294 87 129 90
PRIME TIME 390 134 157 75
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data.
TV NEWS RATINGS: TOTAL VIEWERS (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
5 pm The5 

1.611

Blitzer 

390

Matthews 

564

Special 

157

6 pm Baier 

1.574

King, USA 

393

Sharpton 

528

Prime 

189

7 pm Smith 

1.570

Burnett 

295

Matthews 

613

Velez-Mitchell 

259

8 pm O’Reilly 

2.349

Cooper 

393

Schultz 

634

Grace 

395

9 pm Hannity 

1.754

Morgan 

511

Maddow 

723

Velez-Mitchell
 

254

10 pm Van Susteren
 

1.281

Cooper 

285

Lockup 

308

Grace 

213

11 pm O’Reilly 

887

Burnett 

266

Lockup 

391

Showbiz 

241

TOTAL DAY 1.203 309 417 220
PRIME TIME 1.803 396 555 281
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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