and gave USA a stranglehold on Wednesday primetime cable. was up two-tenths from last week's premiere in adults 18-49 to a 1.6 . shed a tenth of a ratings point, but considering all the build-up and promotion for the premiere, and that it beat its nearest cable competitor in the time slot by 30%, you can be sure USA is pretty happy.After dropping 0.3 with adults 18-49 last week, MTV's Challenge Rivals was back up 0.2 to a 1.0adults 18-49 rating.
Franklin & Bash was up a tenth from last week to a 0.9 adults 18-49 rating.
Toddlers & Tiaras was steady with o a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating. TV Land'swas up a tenth versus last week to a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating, and Happily Divorced was up a tenth to a 0.5 adults 18-49 rating.
TNT'swas up a tenth versus last week with a 0.4 adults 18-49 rating.
Update: not in the table below but sizable drops for ABC Family's comedies:
Melissa & Joey 1.08M viewers, 0.4 A18-49 (down 0.2 from last week)
State of Georgia 807,000 viewers, 0.3 A18-49 (down 0.3 from last week)
We only receive the top 100 cable shows for adults 25-54 for the whole day from our source. If you don't see an original episode of a show here, it's because it wasn't in the top 100.
Wednesday cable ratings (all Live+Same Day ratings):
|Program||Net||Time||Viewers (000)||18-49 Rtg|
|CHALLENGE: RIVALS||MTV||10:00 PM||1658||1.0|
|FRANKLIN & BASH||TNT||9:00 PM||2580||0.9|
|RESTAURANT IMPOSSIBLE||FOOD||10:00 PM||1626||0.7|
|OF PAYNE||TBSC||10:30 PM||1460||0.6|
|TODDLERS & TIARAS||TLC||10:00 PM||1549||0.6|
|OF PAYNE||TBSC||10:00 PM||1460||0.6|
|OF PAYNE||TBSC||9:30 PM||1312||0.5|
|HAPPILY DIVORCED||TVL||10:30 PM||1823||0.5|
|OF PAYNE||TBSC||9:00 PM||1292||0.5|
|I DIDNT KNOW I WAS PREGN||TLC||11:00 PM||1017||0.5|
|BEHIND THE MUSIC||VH1||10:00 PM||851||0.5|
|WOMENS WORLD CUP SOCCER L||ESPN||2:33 PM||1259||0.5|
|HUNTERS INTL||HGTV||10:30 PM||1510||0.4|
|DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES||FOOD||12:00 AM||1053||0.4|
|PROPERTY BROTHERS (1 HR)||HGTV||9:30 PM||1484||0.4|
|HAUNTED COLLECTOR||SYFY||9:00 PM||1019||0.4|
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