Saturday Ratings: Smash Shrinks Even Further (Blowing Taps Now)

I’m not going to continue to track Smash’s sad demise. But just in case anybody was still thinking the NBC musical drama had a chance–here are the ratings for Smash’s first Saturday episode.

The ratings have dipped from a 0.9 on Tuesday  to 0.5 and a measly 1.88 million viewers last night.  Even repeats of The Voice and SNL ranked higher. There’s a reason the move is called a “Saturday burnoff.”  At least NBC didn’t yank the show off the air entirely…

Via TVByTheNumbers


CBS NCAA Basket ball Tournament (8-11PM) 5.1/17 15.92
NBC The Voice – R 0.7/2 2.38
FOX Cops -R 0.6/2 2.17
ABC The Middle – R 0.4/1 2.12


FOX Cops – R 0.8/3 2.47
ABC How To Live With Your Parents for the Rest of your Life – R 0.5/2 2.28


ABC 20/20 0.6/2 2.86
NBC Smash 0.5/1 1.88
FOX The Following – R 0.5/2 1.60

10:00 ABC 20/20 – R 0.6/2 2.99
NBC Saturday Night Live – R 0.6/2 2.15

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