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Tuesday Cable Ratings: Fox’s Navy SEAL Special Beats MSNBC, CNN, and HLN Demos Combined

Fox News aired the first hour of its exclusive interview with Navy SEAL Rob O’Neill, The Man Who Killed Usama Bin Laden, at 10 p.m. Tuesday night and the show drew the highest ratings of the night in the 25-54 demo with 532K viewers. Fox’s The O’Reilly Factor came in second with 488K, followed by The Kelly File in third with 470K.


In total viewers, Bill O’Reilly held on to the top spot with 3.200M, but the bin Laden special’s 2.697M was the most-watched 10 p.m. hour of 2014 on Fox, beating all airings of the regularly-scheduled Hannity.

Here are the rest of your Tuesday ratings:

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

240

New Day 

77

Morning Joe 

8489

Express 

114

5 pm The Five 

291

Blitzer 

91

Schultz 

72

WWYD 

22

6 pm Baier 

274

Blitzer 

107

Sharpton 

76

Files 

43

7 pm Van Susteren 

314

Burnett 

106

Matthews 

100

Files 

93

8 pm O’Reilly 

488

Cooper 

124

Hayes 

132

Grace 

99

9 pm Kelly 

470

Special 

160

Maddow 

155

Dr. Drew 

82

10 pm Bin Laden 

532

Tonight 

144

O’Donnell 

98

Files 

164

11 pm O’Reilly 

319

Cooper 

107

Hayes 

62

Files 

205

PRIME TIME 497 143 129 115
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 

1.055

New Day 

305

Morning Joe 

344

Express 

221

5 pm The Five 

2.061

Blitzer 

474

Schultz 

540

WWYD 

66

6 pm Baier 

2.068

Blitzer 

466

Sharpton 

558

Files 

127

7 pm Van Susteren 

2.040

Burnett 

549

Matthews 

761

Files 

246

8 pm O’Reilly 

3.200

Cooper 

515

Hayes 

502

Grace 

315

9 pm Kelly 

2.574

Special 

584

Maddow 

668

Dr. Drew 

214

10 pm Bin Laden 

2.697

Tonight 

513

O’Donnell 

561

Files 

398

11 pm O’Reilly 

1.324

Cooper 

293

Hayes 

286

Files 

459

PRIME TIME 2.825 537 578 309
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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