Neil Patrick Harris has had hit TV shows on both ABC (Doogie Howser, MD) and CBS (How I Met Your Mother). Now, he’s headlining a live show on NBC. Will it be a ratings success as well or will it fizzle? Cancelled or renewed for a second season? Stay tuned!
On Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris, it seems like anything can happen. This live one-hour show features appearances by A-list stars, stunts, comedy skits, musical performances, mini game shows, audience giveaways, and hidden camera pranks. Harris is assisted by a mini-version of himself (Nathaniel Motulsky) and sassy Nicole Scherzinger.
The ratings are typically the best indication of a show’s likelihood of staying on the air. The higher the ratings (particularly the 18-49 demo), the better the chances for survival. This chart will be updated as new ratings data becomes available — usually the next day, around 11:30am EST/8:30am PST. Refresh to see the latest.
Final season averages: 1.49 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 5.18 million total viewers.
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Note: Note: These are the Live + Same Day Ratings which include “live” viewing plus delayed DVR viewing, up until 3am local time that same night. Ratings marked with an “*” are the fast affiliate ratings and will be updated with the Live+SD numbers when they are made available. Typically, networks get paid for C+3 ratings which includes DVR viewing within three days of the original airing when commercials are watched. Those numbers are rarely released to the press.
What do you think? Do you like the Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris TV series? Should it be cancelled or renewed for a second season?