“Survivor’s Remorse” opened its fourth season on Starz Sunday with ratings equal to its Season 3 premiere. The show scored a 0.4 rating among adults 18-49, matching last season’s premiere and season average. Its 976,000 viewers was up some from 883,000 for the Season 3 debut.
Lead-in “Power,” meanwhile, improved a little week to week, rising a tenth of a point to 0.9.
“Game of Thrones” came down a little from the previous week’s series highs but was still the biggest thing on TV Sunday by far. It drew a 4.7 in adults 18-49 (vs. 5.0 the prior week) and 10.24 million viewers (down from 10.72 million). “Ballers” (1.1) and “Last Week Tonight” (0.7) were both off a tenth for HBO, but “Insecure” held steady at 0.6.
“Rick & Morty” was also off a tenth, scoring a 1.3 on Adult Swim. The season premiere of “The Last Ship” on TNT finished just outside the top 25 originals with a 0.3 in adults 18-49, to go along with 1.87 million viewers.
T0p 25 original cable shows among adults 18-49 for Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017
|Show||Net||Time||Total Viewers (000s)||18-49 rating|
|GAME OF THRONES||HBO||9:04 PM||10,236||4.7|
|RICK & MORTY||ADULT SWIM||11:30 PM||2,288||1.3|
|LAST WEEK TONIGHT||HBO||11:16 PM||1,759||0.7|
|NFL PRESEASON||NFL NETWORK||4:00 PM||2,093||0.7|
|90 DAY FIANCE: HAPPILY EVER AFTER||TLC||8:00 PM||1,850||0.7|
|90 DAY FIANCE: BEFORE 90||TLC||9:02 PM||1,629||0.6|
|NFL TOTAL ACCESS||NFL NETWORK||7:14 PM||1,608||0.5|
|NFL PRESEASON||NFL NETWORK||8:00 PM||1,606||0.5|
|NAKED AND AFRAID||DISCOVERY||10:00 PM||1,583||0.5|
|MLB SUNDAY NIGHT||ESPN||7:00 PM||1,776||0.5|
|DECKER: MINDWIPE||ADULT SWIM||12:00 AM||885||0.4|
|SHAHS OF SUNSET||BRAVO||8:00 PM||1,106||0.4|
|SURVIVOR’S REMORSE||STARZ||10:01 PM||976||0.4|
|CARIBBEAN LIFE||HGTV||9:00 PM||1,868||0.4|
|REUNION ROAD TRIP||E!||9:30 PM||743||0.4|
|NFL 360||NFL NETWORK||7:30 PM||1,201||0.4|
|CARIBBEAN LIFE||HGTV||9:30 PM||1,833||0.4|
|THE GREAT FOOD TRUCK RACE||FOOD||9:00 PM||1,207||0.4|
|LIFE OF KYLIE||E!||9:00 PM||755||0.4|
|BEACHFRONT BARGAIN HUNT||HGTV||8:30 PM||1,827||0.4|
|AMERICAN MONSTER||ID||9:00 PM||1,253||0.4|
|NFL TOTAL ACCESS||NFL NETWORK||3:30 PM||1,187||0.4|
Source: The Nielsen Company.