ALMOST HUMAN Returns Strong for FOX on Monday Night
FOX's week was highlighted by the strong return of Almost Human on Monday and FOX's Friday night line-up of BONES, Raising Hope and the series premiere of ENLISTED. Almost Human was up +13% among Adults 18-49 from it last original airing on 12/16/13, while FOX's Friday night was up +22% versus the same night last year. FOX ranked fourth for the week among Adults 18-49 and had:
· 4 of the Top 20 programs among Adults 18-49: FOX NFC PLAYOFF-Sat. (No. 3), Family Guy (No. 10), AMERICAN DAD (No. 16) and The Simpsons (No. 17).
· 6 of the Top 20 programs among Adults 18-34: FOX NFC PLAYOFF-Sat. (No. 3), Family Guy (No. 6), AMERICAN DAD (No. 7), The Simpsons (No. 11), BOB'S BURGERS (No. 12) and New Girl (No. 14).
· 6 of the Top 20 programs among Teens: FOX NFC PLAYOFF-Sat. (No. 3), AMERICAN DAD (No. 6 tie), Family Guy (No. 6 tie), The Simpsons (No. 6 tie), BOB'S BURGERS (No. 15) and Almost Human (No. 18).
· 1 of the Top 20 programs among Total Viewers: FOX NFC PLAYOFF-Sat. (No. 3).
FOX Program Ratings of the Week
Program and Nightly Highlights
Monday: FOX (1.3/3) ranked third in Monday prime among Adults 18-49. Almost Human (1.8/5) returned up +13% from its most recent original (vs. 1.6/5 on12/16/13) followed by an encore episode of Sleepy Hollow (0.8/2).
Tuesday: With all of the four big networks back in originals, FOX ranked No. 3 (tie) in prime among Adults 18-49 (1.5/4) with its comedy lineup of DADS (1.5/4), BROOKLYN NIN-NINE (1.5/4), New Girl (1.6/4) and The Mindy Project (1.3/3).
Wednesday: FOX aired the movie special "STEP BROTHERS" (1.2/4).
Thursday: FOX (0.7/2) aired back-to-back special encores of Sleepy Hollow (0.7/2 each) from 8-10pm.
Friday: Returning in line with its prior season average for originals, Bones (1.5/5) won the 8pm hour among Adults 18-49 on Friday. At 9pm, Raising Hope (0.8/2) was up one-tenth from its most recent original (vs. 0.7/2 on 12/13/13). At 9:30pm, the series premiere of Enlisted (0.7/2) matched RAISING HOPE'S prior season average in the time period.
Saturday: FOX ranked No. 2 among Adults 18-49 on Saturday night (1.3/4). From 8-9pm, an NFL OVERRUN/ALMOST HUMAN repeat averaged a 1.7/5, followed by a Bones repeat (0.8/2) from 9-10p.
Sunday: FOX (1.9/5) ranked third among the broadcast networks in Sunday prime among Adults 18-49 with a combination of encores and originals of the Sunday comedy animation line-up. Repeats of BOB'S BURGERS (0.8/2) and AMERICAN DAD (1.1/3) were followed by originals of The Simpsons (2.2/6), BOB'S BURGERS (2.0/5), Family Guy (2.7/6) and AMERICAN DAD (2.3/5).
JANUARY 6 - JANUARY 12, 2014
ADULTS 18 49 ADULTS 18 34 VIEWERS (Mil)
FOX 1.3/4 FOX 1.2/4 FOX 3.7
ABC 1.4/4 ABC 1.1/4 ABC 5.2
CBS 3.8/10 CBS 2.7/9 CBS 15.2
NBC 2.0/6 NBC 1.6/5 NBC 7.2
CW 0.3/1 CW 0.2/1 CW 0.8
UNI 1.1/3 UNI 1.0/3 UNI 3.0
TEL 0.6/2 TEL 0.5/2 TEL 1.4
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Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) is a unit of News Corporation. FOX has ranked No. 1 in the key adult demographic for the 8 of the past 10 seasons and continues to dominate all network competition in the more targeted Adults 18-34 and Teen demographics. FOX airs 15 hours of Primetime programming a week as well as late-night entertainment programming, major sports and Sunday morning news.