Primetime Ratings: CBS Wins With Brawny ‘Big Brother’

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CBS won Wednesday primetime thanks to Big Brother. CBS got a 0.6 in viewers 18-49 on the night, per the Nielsen overnights, and a 4 share. In second was Univision at 0.4/3. 

Big Brother did a flat 1.0 and Love Island a 0.4, up a tenth from the previous episode. The premiere of 48 Hours Suspicion on CBS got a 0.3. 

Univision had La Rosa de Guadalupe and Medicos at 0.4s. Dulce Ambicion got a 0.3. All three were level with last week. 

Fox was just behind at 0.4/2 thanks to reruns of MasterChef

ABC, NBC and Telemundo all rated a 0.3/2. ABC had comedy repeats. 

On NBC it was America’s Got Talent at a level 0.6 and special Inspire Change at 0.2. A Chicago Fire rerun followed.

Telemundo had Exatlon Estados and Todo Por Mi Hija at 0.3s, both flat. Enemigo Intimo 2 slid 33% to 0.2.

The CW scored a 0.1/1. The 100 tallied a 0.2 and Coroner a 0.1, both flat 

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.