comScore Friday Ratings: Fox’s The Five #1 In Total Viewers For All Of Cable News

Friday Ratings: Fox’s The Five #1 In Total Viewers For All Of Cable News

Friday evening, as closing arguments in the George Zimmerman trial were getting underway, Fox News’ The Five came in first place in total viewers across all of cable news. During the 5pm hour, the show came in third place the 25-54 demo with 334K viewers, following CNN’s The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer which had 424K viewers and HLN’s Evening Express which had 408K.


Here are the rest of your Friday night ratings:

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

334

Blitzer 

424

Matthews 

140

Express 

408

6 pm Baier 

303

Blitzer 

349

Sharpton 

144

Express 

292

7 pm Smith 

241

Burnett 

351

Matthews 

139

Velez-Mitchell 

286

8 pm O’Reilly 

250

Cooper 

442

Hayes 

179

Grace 

340

9 pm Hannity 

370

Morgan 

357

Zimmerman Sp. 

147

Dr. Drew 

307

10 pm Van Susteren 

310

Cooper 

290

Zimmerman Sp. 

147

After Dark 

226

11 pm O’Reilly 

274

Cooper 

273

Investigates 

122

Grace 

277

TOTAL DAY 275 316 140 302
PRIME TIME 310 363 158 291
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 The Five 

1.879

Blitzer 

1.138

Matthews 

612

Express 

1.019

6 pm Baier 

1.679

Blitzer 

850

Sharpton 

596

Express 

707

7 pm Smith 

1.456

Burnett 

760

Matthews 

551

Velez-Mitchell 

639

8 pm O’Reilly 

1.793

Cooper 

1.014

Hayes 

526

Grace 

731

9 pm Hannity 

1.668

Morgan 

913

Zimmerman Sp. 

396

Dr. Drew 

658

10 pm Van Susteren 

1.227

Cooper 

691

Zimmerman Sp. 

396

After Dark 

491

11 pm O’Reilly 

892

Cooper 

600

Investigates 

280

Grace 

575

TOTAL DAY 1.254 849 456 759
PRIME TIME 1.569 873 440 627
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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