Two shows had broken 3 million total viewers in one day, and Jesse Watters
helmed both of themWatters regularly leads one of the top shows on cable news – if not the top
show, as a co-host on ‘The Five.’ So this day was no different, as ‘The Five’
scored 3.75 million total viewers to be the most-watched show on cable
news. The other show that also cracked the 3 million mark was ‘Jesse
Watters Prime Time’ at 7 p.m., with 3.2 million total viewers, landing third
overall behind Tucker Carlson’s 3.4 million total viewers.
Here are the total day averages in total viewers and the 25-54 demo for the
three cable news networks overall:
Total viewers:
CNN: 502,000
Fox News: 1.89 million
MSNBC: 961,000
25-54 Demo:
CNN: 100,000
Fox News: 245,000
MSNBC: 99,000
Here are the prime time averages – encompassing shows which air from 8-
11 p.m. – in total viewers and the 25-54 demo, from Mediate:
Total viewers:
CNN: 581,000
Fox News: 2.72 million
MSNBC: 1.64 million
25-54 Demo:
CNN: 111,000