National Live +3 Day Program Ratings for May 9, 2018
'FAMOUS IN LOVE' GROWS TO ANOTHER SEASON HIGH
AND ITS NO. 2 TELECAST EVER ACROSS KEY DEMOS
'FAMOUS IN LOVE' IS WEDNESDAY'S NO. 1 ORIGINAL SCRIPTED CABLE TV TELECAST
For the 2nd time in 3 weeks, Freeform's "Famous in Love" scored new season highs among Women 18-34 (128,000/0.37 rating) and Adults 18-49 (306,000/0.24 rating). "Famous in Love" also posted a new season best in Total Viewers (539,000). In fact, the Freeform drama delivered its No. 2 telecast ever and marked its best performance since its April 2017 series debut in Total Viewers and Adults 18-49 - since 4/18/17.
"Famous in Love" grew over the prior week by sizable double digits in Total Viewers (+26%), Women 18-34 (+15%) and Adults 18-49 (+24%) to outdeliver the series' previous highs set two weeks earlier (on 4/25/18).
Freeform's "Famous in Love" ranked as Wednesday's No. 1 original scripted cable TV telecast among Women 18-34, Women 18-49 (240,000/0.37 rating) and Females 12-34 (179,000/0.38 rating).
"Famous in Love" posted its largest-ever L+3 lift among Women 18-34 with a +161% jump over its L+SD number (128,000 vs. 49,000).
Part of Disney|ABC Television, Freeform connects to audiences and goes beyond entertainment with bold, original programming and immersive social engagement. As Disney's young adult television and streaming network, it delivers a unique mix of quality original and acquired series, plus fan-favorite movies and the holiday events "13 Nights of Halloween" and "25 Days of Christmas." The Freeform app is a service that allows viewers with participating TV subscription services access to 24/7 live viewing of the network, as well as continued on-demand access via a wide array of devices.
Source: The Nielsen Company, Live + 3 Day U.S. Program Ratings: 5/9/18.