History’s “Amelia Earhart: The Lost Evidence” scored big ratings for the channel Sunday night.

The two-hour special purporting to show evidence that Earhart survived the 1937 crash of her airplane in the South Pacific drew 4.32 million viewers, the biggest audience on cable for the week. Its 0.9 rating among adults 18-49 tied for the lead Sunday.

The final two “Fear the Walking Dead” episodes of the summer were in line with recent ratings. The 9 p.m. episode drew a 0.9, and the 10 p.m. one came in at 0.8. “Power” also scored a 0.8 for Starz, up 0.2 from the previous week. “Claws” was steady at 0.4 on TNT. The premiere of documentary “The Defiant Ones” was just outside the top 25 with a 0.3.

Top 25 original cable shows among adults 18-49 for Sunday, July 9, 2017

Show Net Time Total Viewers (000s) 18-49 rating
FEAR THE WALKING DEAD AMC 9:00 PM 2,621 0.9
TIME MACHINE: AMELIA EARHART LOST EVIDENCE HISTORY 9:00 PM 4,320 0.9
FEAR THE WALKING DEAD AMC 10:00 PM 2,402 0.8
POWER STARZ 9:02 PM 1,719 0.8
MIKE TYSON MYSTERIES ADULT SWIM 11:30 PM 1,168 0.6
90 DAY FIANCE: HAPPILY EVERY AFTER TLC 8:00 PM 1,391 0.5
FOOD NETWORK STAR FOOD 9:00 PM 1,802 0.5
MEXICO LIFE HGTV 10:30 PM 1,651 0.5
BEACH HUNTERS HGTV 9:30 PM 2,073 0.5
BEACH HUNTERS HGTV 9:00 PM 1,886 0.4
REAL HOUSEWIVES OF POTOMAC BRAVO 8:00 PM 1,171 0.4
MEXICO LIFE HGTV 10:00 PM 1,870 0.4
COPA ORO 2017 UNIVISION DEPORTES 9:02 PM 854 0.4
CLAWS TNT 9:00 PM 1,187 0.4
HOW CLOSE CAN I BEACH HGTV 11:00 PM 1,401 0.4
LAKEFRONT BARGAIN HUNT HGTV 8:30 PM 1,648 0.4
DECKER: UNSEALED ADULT SWIM 12:00 AM 736 0.4
RHOC FIRST LOOK BRAVO 7:33 PM 976 0.4
APOLLO GAUNTLET ADULT SWIM 12:30 AM 709 0.4
AMERICAN MONSTER ID 9:00 PM 1,350 0.4
THE NINETIES: THE ONE ABOUT TV CNN 9:00 PM 1,141 0.3
LAKEFRONT BARGAIN HUNT HGTV 8:00 PM 1,553 0.3
ON THE CASE WITH PAULA ZAHN ID 10:00 PM 1,332 0.3
MLB SUNDAY NIGHT ESPN 8:00 PM 1,408 0.3
BOTCHED E! 9:00 PM 905 0.3

Source: The Nielsen Company.

Posted by:Rick Porter

Rick Porter has been covering TV since the days when networks sent screeners on VHS, one of which was a teaser for the first season of "American Idol." He's left-handed, makes a very solid grilled cheese and has been editor of TV by the Numbers since October 2015. He lives in Austin.

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