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Friday Ratings: Nancy Grace Beats Anderson Cooper At 8PM

HLN had an auspicious night in the 8pm time slot as Nancy Grace beat out Anderson Cooper’s AC360 in not only demo ratings but also total viewers. Grace edged out the CNN anchor 122,000 to 109,000 in demo and 436,000 to 382,000 in overall viewership.

Here are your full Friday night ratings:

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

353

Blitzer 

57

Matthews 

167

Special 

39

6 pm Baier 

370

King, USA 

82

Sharpton 

220

Prime 

66

7 pm Shep 

397

Burnett 

67

Matthews 

225

Velez-Mitchell 

73

8 pm O’Reilly 

607

Cooper 

109

Ed 

183

Grace 

122

9 pm Hannity 

468

Morgan 

127

Maddow 

297

Dr. Drew 

81

10 pm Greta 

370

Cooper 

112

Lockup 

231

Grace 

58

11 pm O’Reilly 

350

Burnett 

115

Lockup 

262

Showbiz 

100

TOTAL DAY 310 87 170 84
PRIME TIME 484 116 237 85
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 

1.559

Blitzer 

419

Matthews 

797

Special 

119

6 pm Baier 

1.672

King 

332

Sharpton 

839

Prime 

243

7 pm Shep 

1.511

Burnett 

313

Matthews 

908

Velez-Mitchell 

279

8 pm O’Reilly 

2.653

Cooper 

382

Ed 

819

Grace 

436

9 pm Hannity 

1.828

Morgan 

448

Maddow 

980

DrDrew 

231

10 pm Greta 

1.511

Cooper 

398

Lockup 

506

Grace 

199

11 pm O’Reilly 

1.218

Burnett 

328

Lockup 

455

Showbiz 

275

TOTAL DAY 1.229 327 548 221
PRIME TIME 2.001 410 769 282
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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