It was another typically quiet night in the Friday cable ratings last week. A&E’s “Live PD” won the night with a 0.6 rating in adults 18-49 and 1.76 million total viewers. Meanwhile, The Discovery Channel’s annual “Shark Week” broadcasts continued to perform well, with “Lair of the Sawfish” and “African Shark Safari” rounding out the Top 3 of the night with two 0.5s.

The news coverage was predictably heavy throughout the night, while CNN”s “Erin Burnett Outfront” scored the highest with a 0.3. Following its series premiere last week as well, “Raven’s Home” fell four-tenths from a 0.8 to a 0.4 on The Disney Channel this time around. Additionally, SyFy’s “Killjoys” maintained a 0.2 for the third week in a row.

Top 25 original cable shows among adults 18-49 for Friday, July 28, 2017

Show Net Time Total Viewers (000s) 18-49 rating
LIVE PD: 55 LIVE PD A&E 9:00 PM 1,759 0.6
LAIR OF THE SAWFISH DISCOVERY 10:00 PM 1,153 0.5
AFRICAN SHARK SAFARI DISCOVERY 9:00 PM 1,159 0.5
RAVENS HOME DISNEY 8:00 PM 1,662 0.4
WILLIAMS STREAM ADULT 4:00 AM 718 0.4
WILLIAMS STREAM ADULT 4:15 AM 629 0.3
K.C. UNDERCOVER DISNEY 8:30 PM 1,478 0.3
LOUD HOUSE NICKELODEON 5:00 PM 1,543 0.3
DINERS, DRIVE INS & DIVES FOOD 9:00 PM 1,004 0.3
ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT CNN 7:00 PM 1,353 0.3
LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL MSNBC 10:00 PM 2,288 0.3
BLIZAARDVARK DISNEY 9:00 PM 1,465 0.3
SITUATION ROOM CNN 6:00 PM 1,288 0.3
PARDON THE INTERRUPTION ESPN 5:30 PM 704 0.3
MICKEY AND THE ROADSTERS DISNEY 8:30 AM 1,127 0.3
ANCIENT ALIENS HISTORY 9:00 PM 1,081 0.3
PUPPY DOG PALS DISNEY 9:00 AM 1,200 0.3
SITUATION ROOM CNN 5:00 PM 1,449 0.3
ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN 9:00 PM 1,222 0.3
FOX AND FRIENDS FOX NEWS 8:00 AM 1,832 0.2
RICHARD ENGEL ON ASSIGNMENT MSNBC 9:00 PM 1,898 0.2
WELCOME TO THE WAYNE NICKELODEON 5:30 PM 1,107 0.2
ANDERSON COOPER 360 CNN 8:00 PM 1,219 0.2
KILLJOYS SYFY 8:00 PM 722 0.2
ALL IN W/CHRIS HAYES MSNBC 8:00 PM 1,770 0.2

 

Source: The Nielsen Company.

Posted by:Alex Welch

Alex Welch has been writing for TV by the Numbers since January 2016. In his off time he enjoys rewatching old episodes of Game of Thrones and unironically singing along to ABBA. Every now and then, he even does them at the same time. He lives in Los Angeles.

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