Ratings: Sci-Fi Series ‘Pandora’ Doesn’t Open Well for The CW

“Bring the Funny” still brings the viewers for NBC in Week 2

Last Updated: July 17, 2019 @ 9:14 AM

The CW’s new sci-fi series “Pandora” didn’t open up a box full of ratings for the younger-skewing network with its premiere Tuesday, settling for a 0.1 rating among adults 18-49 and 736,000 total viewers. Over on NBC, new comedy competition series “Bring the Funny” continued to bring in the viewers in its second week, with a little help from lead-in “America’s Got Talent.”

NBC was first in ratings with a 1.3 rating/7 share in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and in total viewers with an average of 7.9 million, according to preliminary numbers. At 8 p.m., “America’s Got Talent” scored a 1.5/8 and 9.4 million viewers. At 10, “Bring the Funny” put up a 1.0/5 and 5 million viewers.

ABC and Telemundo tied for second in ratings, each with a 0.5/3. ABC was second in viewers with 2.5 million. Telemundo was fifth in viewers with 1.47 million.

For ABC, from 8-9 p.m. “The Lion King: Can You Feel the Love Tonight with Robin Roberts” special received a 0.7/4 and 4 million viewers. The rest of the network’s primetime block was made up of encores.

CBS was fourth in ratings with a 0.4/2 and third in viewers with 2.4 million. At 8, “Love Island” settled for a 0.5/3 and 2.3 million viewers. At 9, “Blood & Treasure” managed a 0.3/2 and 2.5 million viewers. CBS News’ “Man on the Moon” special at 10 received a 0.3/2 and 2.5 million viewers.

Fox and Univision tied for fifth in ratings, each with a 0.3/2. Fox was fourth in viewers with 1.51 million. Univision was sixth with 1 million.

Fox filled its lineup with reruns.

The CW was seventh in ratings with a 0.5/2 and in viewers with 1.2 million. At 8, “Pandora” premiered to a 0.1/1 and 736,000 viewers. At 9, “The 100” had a 0.2/1 and 582,000 viewers.