Saturday, August 22, 2020

SmackDown Improves Viewership Numbers With WWE Thunderdome

SmackDown Scores Big Viewership Numbers With WWE Thunderdome
Friday's WWE SmackDown — featuring the debut of the WWE Thunderdome — drew an average of 2.168 million viewers in the overnight ratings, according to Showbuzz Daily.

Hour one drew 2.189 million viewers, then hour two went down to 2.146 million viewers.

SmackDown also drew an average of 0.6 rating in the 18-49 demographic, which was #1 for the night.

If the number holds up, it would be up 8.3% in viewership from last Friday's SmackDown episode, which drew an average of 2.002 million viewers with a 0.6 rating in the 18-49 demographic.

SmackDown was #7 for the night among the networks in viewership. It came in behind: Shark Tank, 20/20, MacGyver, Magnum P.I., Blue Bloods, and Dateline NBC. Blue Bloods topped the night at 4.011 million viewers.