ABC Takes First Place on Sunday With Its Game Shows Leading the Night
Featuring a repeat "Funniest Home Videos" leading into its Sunday game shows against Fox's 2017 U.S. Open Golf Championship extending 1-1/2 hours into primetime, ABC won Sunday night in Total Viewers (4.9 million) and Adults 18-49 (1.0/5). At 7:00 p.m. in Adults 18-49, ABC's repeat "America's Funniest Home Videos" (0.7/4) outdelivered NBC's "Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly" by 40% (0.5/3) and CBS' "60 Minutes" by 40% (0.5/2). In addition, the ABC repeat unscripted series beat both NBC and CBS newsmagazines in the hour by 43% each with Adults 25-54 (1.0/4 vs. 0.7/3 - tied).
ABC claimed Sunday's Top 3 entertainment programs with "Celebrity Family Feud" (6.1 million and 1.4/6), "Steve Harvey's FUNDERDOME" (5.1 million and 1.0/4) and "The $100,000 Pyramid" (4.9 million and 0.9/4). In addition from 8:00-11:00 p.m., all three ABC game shows won their respective hours with Adults 18-49.
Source: The Nielsen Company, Fast Affiliate Live + Same Day Ratings for 6/18/17.
The primetime summer hit, "Celebrity Family Feud," a primetime celebrity version of "Family Feud," returns for a third season. The 10-episode series will feature celebrity families, and their immediate family members or their extended TV families, competing against each other to win money for charity.
Hosted by Steve Harvey, the highly popular multi-hyphenate standup comedian, actor, author, deejay and Emmy® Award-winning game show host, "Celebrity Family Feud" pits celebrities and their families against each other in a CONTEST to name the most popular responses to a survey-type question posed to 100 people.
"Celebrity Family Feud" is produced by FremantleMedia NORTH AMERICA and is taped in front of a live audience in Los Angeles, California. Gaby Johnston and Jennifer Mullin are executive producers.