Last week’s AEW Dynamite was able to draw a total of 993,000 viewers, while this past Wednesday’s AEW Dynamite episode was able to draw a total of 1.046 million viewers, Brandon Thurston of Wrestlenomics and Showbuzz Daily reports.
This total is up 5.34% from last week’s AEW Dynamite, which drew a 0.41 rating in the key 18-49 demo. Last Wednesday night’s rating of 0.41 is up 7.89% from last week’s 0.38 rating in the 18-49 key demo. Last Wednesday night’s 0.41 rating in the 18-49 key demo represents around 535,000 total viewers that watched Dynamite from that demo. This is up 7.86% from last week’s 496,000 total viewers in the 18-49 key demo.
Last Wednesday night’s live episode of AEW Dynamite from inside the H-E-B Center in Cedar Park, Texas featured CM Punk taking on Dax Harwood in a Singles Match, AEW Women’s World Champion Thunder Rosa in a segment, Adam Cole facing Jay Lethal in Singles action, Red Velvet battling “Legit” Leyla Hirsch in a Rubber Match with Kris Statlander banned from ringside, Bryan Danielson and Jon Moxley battling The Varsity Blondes (Brian Pillman Jr. and Griff Garrison) in Tag Team action, MJF speaking for the first time since costing Wardlow the AEW TNT Title, an 8-Man Tornado Tag Team Match with Private Party, The Butcher and The Blade vs. The Hardys, Sting and Darby Allin and Jericho Appreciation Society’s Daniel Garcia and Chris Jericho facing Dark Order (John Silver and Alex Reynolds) in a Tag Team Match, which was the main event.
The viewership number of last Wednesday night’s AEW Dynamite episode, which drew the highest key demo rating and total viewership since February 9 and which drew more than 1 million viewers for the first time since February 23 and which show also had at least 1 million viewers for 6 out of 12 episodes so far this year, was up 38.18% from the same week this past year, which went head-to-head against WWE’s NXT brand, while the key 18-49 demo rating was up 36.66% from the same week this past year.
Last Wednesday’s AEW Dynamite ranked #3 for the night on the Cable Top 150, with a 0.41 rating in the 18-49 key demo, which is up from last week’s #6 ranking. Last Wednesday’s AEW Dynamite episode ranked #35 in viewership for the night on cable, which is up from last week’s #52 ranking.
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Dynamite ranked #3 in P18-49 among cable originals, according to Showbuzz, behind the two NBA games on ESPN.— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) March 24, 2022
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