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CNN Wins Cable Election Night With Best Night Ever

CNN was the top rated cable channel during Election Night in prime time, even topping broadcast networks NBC, CBS and FOX in Total Viewers.

In the A25-54 demo, CNN was the top rated cable network as well.

This was CNN’s highest-ever viewership in prime time.

Total Viewers (8-11pm)
ABC — 13,135,000
CNN — 12,292,000
NBC — 12,018,000
FNC — 9,027,000
CBS — 7,829,000
MSNBC — 5,888,000
FOX — 5,137,000

A25-54 Demo (8-11pm)
ABC — 6,083,000
NBC — 5,838,000
CNN — 5,817,000
FNC — 3,922,000
CBS — 3,548,000
MSNBC — 2,662,000

Maybe it was the holograms.

Earlier: ABC wins among broadcast networks.

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