Two weeks after airing its most-watched episode ever with the Season 3 premiere, “Outlander” set a new high Sunday night.
The Starz series delivered 1.55 million viewers, topping its previous high of 1.49 million in the season premiere. Its adults 18-49 rating of 0.3 was even with the previous week.
“Rick & Morty” again led Sunday in the 18-49 demographic with a 1.5, up a tenth of a point vs. last week. “Fear the Walking Dead” (0.8) also ticked up.
The season finale of “Ballers” was steady at 0.4 on HBO. “The Deuce” continued its growth with 992,000 viewers (vs. 839,000 a week earlier) and a 0.3 rating, even with last week. “Vice Principals” (0.3) was also steady, and “Last Week Tonight” returned from a brief hiatus to a 0.4.
Top 25 original cable shows among adults 18-49 for Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017
|Show||Net||Time||Total viewers (000s)||18-49 rating|
|RICK & MORTY||ADULT SWIM||11:30 PM||2,485||1.5|
|FEAR THE WALKING DEAD||AMC||9:00 PM||2,078||0.8|
|90 DAY FIANCE: BEFORE 90||TLC||8:00 PM||1,931||0.7|
|KEEPING UP W/THE KARDASHIANS SPECIAL||E!||9:00 PM||1,258||0.6|
|NFL COUNTDOWN||ESPN||10:00 AM||1,342||0.6|
|90 DAY FIANCE: WHAT NOW||TLC||9:03 PM||1,588||0.5|
|TIM & ERIC’S BEDTIME STORIES||ADULT SWIM||12:00 AM||984||0.5|
|SHAHS OF SUNSET||BRAVO||8:00 PM||1,123||0.4|
|TIM & ERIC’S BEDTIME STORIES||ADULT SWIM||12:15 AM||808||0.4|
|NFL GAMEDAY MORNING||NFL NETWORK||9:00 AM||927||0.4|
|LAST WEEK TONIGHT||HBO||11:05 PM||1,253||0.4|
|TEEN WOLF||MTV||8:00 PM||676||0.4|
|THE LAST SHIP||TNT||9:00 PM||1,538||0.3|
|THE GREAT FOOD TRUCK RACE||FOOD||9:00 PM||1,101||0.3|
|SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND||ESPN||9:01 AM||761||0.3|
|THE DEUCE||HBO||9:01 PM||992||0.3|
|NASCAR CUP SERIES RACE||NBCSN||2:25 PM||1,992||0.3|
|TALKING DEAD: FEAR||AMC||10:00 PM||841||0.3|
|GUY’S GROCERY GAMES||FOOD||8:00 PM||953||0.3|
|MY GIANT LIFE||TLC||10:03 PM||937||0.3|
|VICE PRINCIPALS||HBO||10:34 PM||670||0.3|
Source: The Nielsen Company.