The Top Cable News Programs in Q3 2015 Were…

By Brian Flood 

Fox News Channel is home to the Top 14 cable news shows among total viewers  and the Top 10 among the key A25-54 demo for the third quarter of 2015.

Bill O’Reilly had the most-watched program in total viewers, while The Kelly File was most-watched in the demo. That includes Kelly’s program on Aug. 6 following the GOP debate which drew 3.33 million viewers in the demo. Kelly finished second in viewers, while O’Reilly finished second in the demo.

Hannity, Special Report with Bret Baier  and The Five round out the Top 5 shows in the demo, while On the Record with Greta Van Susteren cracks the Top 5 in total viewers with the other four programs remaining the same. Special Report is the only hard news program in the Top 5 programs for 3Q 2015.

Anderson Cooper 360 is CNN’s most-watched show among both total viewers (No. 19) and the demo (No. 11). MSNBC’s most-watched program is The Rachel Maddow Show, which finishes No. 15 in viewers and No. 20 in the demo. Cooper is the highest-rated non-FNC program in the demo, while Maddow takes that crown in total viewers.

Q3 Total Viewers

Q3 Demo