CBS’ Big Brother and an ABC News interview with Joe Biden and Kamala Harris led Sunday’s broadcast ratings among adults 18-49. 60 Minutes also delivered its best viewer tally in two months.
Big Brother drew its largest total audience for a Sunday edition this season with 4.18 million viewers and was even with last week’s 1.0 rating in the key ad demographic of adults 18-49. The latter figure was the best on the broadcast networks in primetime. Lead-in 60 Minutes drew 7.12 million viewers, the most for the newsmagazine since June 28, and a 0.5 in the demo.
ABC’s interview with the Democratic presidential ticket of Biden and Harris brought in 5.13 million viewers, the most in the 8 p.m. time period since July 12. The special also scored a 0.7 in adults 18-49. An America’s Funniest Home Videos rerun at 7 p.m. posted a 0.9 in adults 18-49, second to Big Brother on broadcast.
NBC aired an NHL playoff game in primetime, earning a 0.5 in adults 18-49 and 1.81 million viewers (pending updates for the live telecast). The CW got a 0.1 in the demo from Fridge Wars.
ABC led primetime in adults 18-49 with a 0.6 rating. CBS and NBC tied for second at 0.5, slightly ahead of the 0.4 for Univision. Telemundo followed with a 0.3. Fox averaged 0.2 and The CW came in at 0.1.