Friday, April 29 TV rankings: trough of the “Magnum PI” series

In the latest television ratings, CBS’ come dance with me this Friday rose to 2.5 million total viewers but dipped in the demo at a score of 0.2.

Coming out of this, the drama of the “bubble” Magnum IP (4.7 mil/0.3) and the recently renewed Blue blood (5.6 mil / 0.3) both reported series lows all around – although the latter of course picked up the biggest audience of the night.

Get out of The black list (3.1 mil / 0.2), which fell to match its demo low, NBC Deadline (3.7 mil / 0.5) led Friday in the demo.

On ABC, NFL Draft coverage averaged 1.9 mil/0.4, down sharply from Night 1.

Elsewhere, the CWs Charm (400K/0.1) reached its second highest ratings of the season while other bubble dramas Dynasty (250K/0.0) dropped a few eyeballs… and Fox Friday Night SmackDown (1.9 mil / 0.4) was down a tick.

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The Live+Same Day numbers reported in our review column make do not reflect a show’s overall performance, given the increased use of playback via DVR and streaming platforms, as well as out-of-home viewing. Rather, these numbers (Nielsen Rapid Nationals, unless referred to as Finals) are intended to merely illustrate trends or superlatives. Warning: Contents may be hot!

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