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Monday Cable News Ratings: MSNBC’s Hardball #1 in Demo with Smerconish as Guest Host

With Michael Smerconish filling in for Chris Matthews, MSNBC’s Hardball was the #1 show in the 25-54 demo Monday night during the 7pm ET hour. Hardball had 195K viewers in the demo, beating Greta Van Susteren’s 193K on Fox.

Van Susteren won the time slot in total viewers with 1.797M, but Smerconish’s 782K still made Hardball the highest-rated show of the night across MSNBC’s prime time lineup.


Here are the rest of your Monday ratings:

TV NEWS RATINGS: 25-54 DEMOGRAPHIC (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
6 – 9 am Fox & Friends 

232

New Day 

92

Morning Joe 

132

Express 

115

5 pm The Five 

337

Blitzer 

78

Schultz 

220

WWYD 

37

6 pm Baier 

263

Blitzer/Crossfire 

91/95

Sharpton 

152

WWYD 

82

7 pm Van Susteren 

193

Burnett 

112

Matthews 

195

Velez-Mitchell 

88

8 pm O’Reilly 

380

Cooper 

141

Hayes 

190

Grace 

155

9 pm Kelly 

244

Morgan 

86

Maddow 

184

Dr. Drew 

167

10 pm Hannity 

200

Cooper 

92

O’Donnell 

135

50 States 

135

11 pm O’Reilly 

179

Burnett 

61

Hayes 

55

50 States 

123

PRIME TIME 275 106 170 152
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
6 – 9 am Fox & Friends 

1.034

New Day 

201

Morning Joe 

352

Express 

240

5 pm The Five 

2.537

Blitzer 

433

Schultz 

629

WWYD 

85

6 pm Baier 

1.997

Blitzer/Crossfire 

344/256

Sharpton 

667

WWYD 

151

7 pm Van Susteren 

1.797

Burnett 

338

Matthews 

782

Velez-Mitchell 

241

8 pm O’Reilly 

2.895

Cooper 

461

Hayes 

600

Grace 

357

9 pm Kelly 

2.026

Morgan 

355

Maddow 

616

Dr. Drew 

331

10 pm Hannity 

1.223

Cooper 

276

O’Donnell 

469

50 States 

239

11 pm O’Reilly 

734

Burnett 

191

Hayes 

135

50 States 

214

PRIME TIME 2.052 364 562 309
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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