The next-to-last episode of “Big Little Lies” on HBO pulled in the show’s best ratings to date Sunday. The episode delivered a 0.5 rating among adults 18-49 and 1.39 million viewers, its best showing so far in both measures.

At the top of the chart, “The Walking Dead” improved on the previous week with a 4.9 among adults 18-49 and 10.54 million viewers, up from 4.7 and 10.32 million the previous week. “Into the Badlands” (1.5) also rose, improving on its season premiere by a tenth of a point.

“The Real Housewives of Atlanta,” “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” and “Homeland” all held steady with the previous week. “Feud: Bette and Joan” and “The Arrangement” crept into the Top 25 originals, each scoring a 0.3.

Top 25 original cable shows among adults 18-49 for Sunday, March 26, 2017

Shows Net Time Total Viewers (000s) 18-49 rating
THE WALKING DEAD AMC 9:00 PM 10,543 4.9
INTO THE BADLANDS AMC 10:02 PM 3,413 1.5
REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA BRAVO 8:00 PM 2,645 1.1
TALKING DEAD AMC 11:02 PM 2,139 0.9
KEEPING UP W/THE KARDASHIANS E! 9:00 PM 1,417 0.7
BIG LITTLE LIES HBO 9:01 PM 1,394 0.5
HOMELAND SHOWTIME 9:03 PM 1,427 0.5
NAKED AND AFRAID DISCOVERY 10:00 PM 1,362 0.5
CARIBBEAN LIFE HGTV 9:00 PM 1,799 0.5
BEACHFRONT BARGAIN HUNT HGTV 8:30 PM 1,773 0.4
CARIBBEAN LIFE HGTV 9:30 PM 1,744 0.4
DISAPPEARED ID 10:00 PM 1,495 0.4
BAR RESCUE SPIKE 10:00 PM 945 0.4
ISLAND LIFE HGTV 10:00 PM 1,721 0.4
SPRING BAKING CHAMPIONSHIP FOOD 9:00 PM 1,484 0.4
ISLAND LIFE HGTV 10:30 PM 1,625 0.4
BEACHFRONT BARGAIN HUNT HGTV 8:00 PM 1,585 0.4
SUPERMANSION ADULT SWIM 12:00 AM 746 0.4
WICKED TUNA NATGEO 9:00 PM 1,229 0.4
CAKE WARS CHAMPS FOOD 10:00 PM 1,002 0.3
WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE BRAVO 11:00 PM 858 0.3
GUY’S GROCERY GAMES FOOD 8:00 PM 1,152 0.3
THE ARRANGEMENT E! 10:00 PM 645 0.3
LONG ISLAND MEDIUM TLC 8:00 PM 1,460 0.3
FEUD: BETTE AND JOAN FX 10:00 PM 1,213 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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