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|
|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|
|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|
Source: The Nielsen Company.