Jesse Watters Crushes Cable Neers Compe5tition With Huge Numbers For Two Shows

Two shows had broken 3 million total viewers in one day, and Jesse Watters helmed both of them.

Watters 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

Fox News: 314,000

MSNBC: 156,000