Primetime Ratings: ABC, CBS Split Sunday Title

ABC and CBS both posted a 1.1 rating in adults 18-49, per Nielsen’s Sunday overnights, with a 4 share. NBC was next up at 0.6/2, while Fox did a 0.5/2.

A repeat of America’s Funniest Home Videos on ABC led into Celebrity Family Feud at a flat 1.4, then $100,000 Pyramid at 1.2, down 14%, and Match Game at a flat 1.1.

On CBS, a PGA Championship overrun did a 1.3, then 60 Minutes a 1.2, up 50% from a week ago, Big Brother down 16% at 1.6, and BrainDead up 67%, from a 0.3 to 0.5.

NBC was in repeats. Fox had repeats leading into Teen Choice Awards at 0.6, down from last year’s 0.8.

Michael Malone

Michael Malone, senior content producer at B+C/Multichannel News, covers network programming, including entertainment, news and sports on broadcast, cable and streaming; and local broadcast television. He hosts the podcasts Busted Pilot, about what’s new in television, and Series Business, a chat with the creator of a new program, and writes the column “The Watchman.” He joined B+C in 2005. His journalism has also appeared in The New York Times, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Playboy and New York magazine.