'American Ninja Warrior' Encore Delivers a Non-sports Summer High in the Time Period

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September 1st, 2013


via press release:

Saturday Primetime Results:

At 8 p.m. ET, an encore telecast of “American Ninja Warrior” (0.7/3 in 18-49, 2.1 million viewers overall) scored NBC's top non-sports rating in the time period so far this summer in adults 18-49 and total viewers.  The “American Ninja Warrior” rebroadcast ranks #1 or tied for #1 among non-sports programs on CBS, NBC and Fox in the time period in all key demographics – adults, men and women 18-34, 18-49 and 25-54.  .

From 9-11 p.m. ET, “Do No Harm” averaged a 0.5/2 in 18-49 and 1.7 million viewers overall, making this the top-rated Saturday telecast of "Do No Harm " this summer in 18-49 and the show’s top episode in total viewers since June 29.

  • Jas

    What part of American Ninja Warrior is not sports?

  • Carl

    These guys are better athletes than the pros.

  • Igwell

    What part of American Ninja Warrior is not sports?

    The part where you can’t gamble on it.

  • Corey

    My 3 and 5 year old kids loved it. My wife and I had a great time watching with them. Finally, we can bury Barney and Spongebob with something that encourages them to get outside and exercise. Great production NBC, thank you.

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