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07.03.2018

“BIG BROTHER’S” THREE-NIGHT PREMIERE HELPS CBS WIN THIRD CONSECUTIVE SUMMER WEEK

Network Has Six of Top 10 Prime Broadcasts, 13 of the Top 20

           Three premiere nights of BIG BROTHER (Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday) helped CBS become the most-watched network for the third consecutive week of Summer 2018. The Network also had six of the week’s Top 10 prime broadcasts, and 13 of the Top 20 – more than all other broadcaster networks combined according to Nielsen Live + Same Day Ratings for the week ending July 1, 2018.

For the week, CBS scored 4.32 million viewers. The Network’s top performers included: #2 60 MINUTES PRESENTS (R) (an average for 7.06m viewers), #3 THE BIG BANG THEORY SPECIAL (R) (S) (6.27m), #6 THE BIG BANG THEORY (R) (5.92m), #8 CODE BLACK (5.74m), #9 NCIS (R) (5.68m), #10 BLUE BLOODS (R) (5.39m), #11 BIG BROTHER WEDNESDAY (P) (5.33m), #12 BIG BROTHER THURSDAY (P) (5.13m), #13 BIG BROTHER SUNDAY (P) (4.78m), #14 BULL (R) (4.70m), #16 INSTINCT (4.51m), #17 MOM MONDAY (R) (4.40m) and #18 HAWAII FIVE-0 (R) (4.39m).

NATIONAL NIELSEN SUMMARY - PRIMETIME

Week #40 of 2017-2018 Season (ending: 7/1/18)

 

2017-2018

VIEWERS

 

 

(000)

CBS

4,319

NBC

4,243

ABC

3,165

FOX

2,173

 

 

A25-54

 

 

 

Rtg

Sh

CBS

0.9

4

NBC

1.1

4

ABC

0.9

3

FOX

0.8

3

 

A18-49

 

 

 

Rtg

Sh

CBS

0.7

3

NBC

0.8

4

ABC

0.6

3

FOX

0.6

3

 

SUMMER-TO-DATE RATINGS REPORT (5/28/18-7/1/18)

 

2017-2018

VIEWERS

 

 

(000)

CBS

4,847

NBC

4,907

ABC

4,765

FOX

2,369

 

A25-54

 

 

 

Rtg

Sh

CBS

0.9

4

NBC

1.4

5

ABC

1.5

6

FOX

0.8

3

 

A18-49

 

 

 

Rtg

Sh

CBS

0.6

3

NBC

1.0

5

ABC

1.2

6

FOX

0.6

3

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Press Contact:

Scott Grogin

818-655-1584

scott.grogin@cbs.com