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Thursday Cable Ratings: Bill Weir #1 on CNN, Beats Maddow in Demo

CNN Tonight with host Bill Weir was the highest-rated show in the 25-54 demo across CNN’s prime time lineup Thursday night, coming out ahead of MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show. The 9pm program had 227K in the demo compared to Rachel Maddow’s 191K. Fox’s The Kelly File led the hour with 357K in the demo.

In total viewers, Megyn Kelly also came in first with 1.990M. Maddow was second with 836K and CNN’s Weir was third with 607K.


Here are the rest of your Thursday ratings:

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

249

New Day 

117

Morning Joe 

131

Express 

76

5 pm The Five 

291

Blitzer 

132

Schultz 

149

Detective 

39

6 pm Baier 

225

Blitzer 

152

Sharpton 

144

Detective 

23

7 pm Van Susteren 

250

Burnett 

149

Matthews 

130

Velez-Mitchell 

64

8 pm O’Reilly 

426

Cooper 

201

Hayes 

142

Grace 

124

9 pm Kelly 

357

Weir 

227

Maddow 

191

Dr. Drew 

124

10 pm Hannity 

273

Chicagoland 

159

O’Donnell 

142

Files 

132

11 pm O’Reilly 

231

Lemon 

113

Hayes 

78

Files 

153

PRIME TIME 352 196 158 130
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 

1.027

New Day 

316

Morning Joe 

395

Express 

197

5 pm The Five 

1.739

Blitzer 

534

Schultz 

608

Detective 

112

6 pm Baier 

1.457

Blitzer 

447

Sharpton 

570

Detective 

108

7 pm Van Susteren 

1.413

Burnett 

473

Matthews 

705

Velez-Mitchell 

156

8 pm O’Reilly 

2.629

Cooper 

624

Hayes 

626

Grace 

391

9 pm Kelly 

1.990

Weir 

607

Maddow 

836

Dr. Drew 

357

10 pm Hannity 

1.324

Chicagoland 

347

O’Donnell 

672

Files 

315

11 pm O’Reilly 

957

Lemon 

322

Hayes 

350

Files 

388

PRIME TIME 1.981 526 713 251
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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