admin Posted September 18, 2018 Share Posted September 18, 2018 Rachel Maddow just had her most-watched week of all-time, and the MSNBC anchor can thank Paul Manafort, Hurricane Florence and Michael Cohen for the record. “The Rachel Maddow Show” had its 10-year anniversary on September 8. For the week of September 10, 2018, she celebrated with her biggest audience ever. Covering both literal and political storms and hosting a sit-down with Bob Woodward Tuesday, “Maddow” averaged 3.43 million total viewers each night, per live-plus-same-day ratings from Nielsen, with 667,000 of them coming from the coveted adults 25-54 demographic. Maddow’s weeknight primetime block (the media personality is the 9 o’clock hour that carries MSNBC’s 8 p.m.-11 p.m. day part) competed with all originals and regular hosts to become the No. 1 cable news program for the week of Sept. 10, beating both Fox News and CNN in the 25-54 range and overall eyeballs. On Sept. 14, “The Rachel Maddow Show” was the most-watched program across all television, beating all other broadcast and cable shows in total viewers (with an average of 3.66 million) and was the No. 1 cable program Friday night in both the key cable news demo and total audience count. That marks the first time ever any MSNBC program has ranked No. 1 for a night in primetime among total viewers. To give you a little more context for these stats, Maddow’s competitor Sean Hannity interviewed Rudy Giuliani on his Fox News program, “Hannity,” that night. Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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