Last week’s episode of AEW Dynamite was able to draw a total of 912,000 viewers, while last Wednesday night’s AEW Dynamite episode was able to draw a total of 984,000 viewers, reports Brandon Thurston of Wrestlenomics and Showbuzz Daily.
This total is up 7.89% from last week’s AEW Dynamite, which drew a 0.37 rating in the 18-49 key demo. Last Wednesday night’s 0.37 rating is up 8.82% from last week’s rating of 0.34 in the key 18-49 demo. Last Wednesday night’s 0.37 rating in the 18-49 key demo represents around 480,000 total viewers that watched Dynamite last Wednesday night from that demo. This is up 6.67% from last week’s 450,000 total viewers in the 18-49 key demo.
Last Wednesday night’s episode of AEW Dynamite featured AEW World Champion “Hangman” Adam Page having a National Cowboy Sh*t Celebration for his title win at Full Gear, Bryan Danielson vs. Evil Uno, Nyla Rose vs. Hikaru Shida in an AEW TBS Championship Tournament Quarterfinal Match, The Acclaimed vs. Lio Rush and Dante Martin, The Butcher and The Blade vs. “Freshly Squeezed” Orange Cassidy and NJPW NEVER Openweight Champion Tomohiro Ishii and AEW TNT Champion Sammy Guevara defending his title against the debuting Jay Lethal, which was the main event.
The viewership number of last Wednesday night’s post-Full Gear episode of Dynamite, which was able to draw the best viewership since the show started airing live on the West Coast and the second-best key demo rating in that time period, was up 15.8% from the same week in 2020, which would compete against WWE’s NXT brand at the time in head-to-head battle, while the key 18-49 demo rating was even from the same week in 2020.
Last Wednesday’s AEW Dynamite ranked #3 for the night on the Cable Top 150, with a 0.37 rating in the 18-49 key demo, which is even from last week’s #3 ranking. Last Wednesday night’s episode of Dynamite ranked #33 in viewership for the night on cable, which is up from last week’s #34 ranking.
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Dynamite ranked #3 in P18-49 among cable originals for the day, behind 2 NBA games on ESPN, according to Showbuzz Daily.— Brandon Thurston (@BrandonThurston) November 18, 2021