The CBS broadcast of the 2020 Daytime Emmy Awards on Friday night had an average of 3.1 million total viewers and a demo rating of 0.3. That total audience has increased, sharply and as expected., of the 900,000 that tuned in to the Daytime Emmys in Pop five years ago, the last time the awards were broadcast on television and not just broadcast live.
As detailed by the summary of TVLine winners announced during the virtual ceremony, CBS ‘ The Young and the Restless She led the soap opera package with eight total wins, including Outstanding Drama, followed by her sister sister. The daring and the pretty and ABC General Hospital with four wins each. Judging by the network, CBS led the ceremony on Friday night with 15 total wins.
The presentation on Friday was organized by the ladies of The conversation. Additional categories, including many from the digital drama arena, are held for additional virtual ceremonies to take place on July 19 and 26.
Elsewhere, Fox’s Friday night SmackDown (2.2 thousand / 0.5) and The CW’s Masters of illusion (795K / 0.1) were constant, with the first landing in a three-way tie for the best demo rating of the night … ABC 20/20 (3.5 thousand / 0.5) delivered the highest total audience on Friday.
The Live + Same Day numbers reported in our Daily Ratings column do not reflect the overall performance of a program, given the increases in delayed playback through DVRs and streaming platforms. These Live + Same Day numbers are instead used to illustrate any high / low trends or superlatives. Happy Fun Ball can adhere to certain skin types.
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