During its freshman installment on FX, the Snowfall TV show audience was in about the middle of the pack for the cable network’s programming. In terms of its demo ratings though, it ranked third, following only American Horror Story and Taboo. Now that it is back for a second season, can it hook a bigger audience and earn higher demo numbers, or will it lose steam? Will Snowfall be cancelled or renewed for season three? Stay tuned. *Status update below.
An FX period crime drama, Snowfall stars Damson Idris, Emily Rios, Carter Hudson, Sergio Peris-Mencheta, Michael Hyatt, Amin Joseph, and Isaiah John. Unfolding in 1980s Los Angeles, the series explores the crack cocaine epidemic. As the second season kicks off in 1984, the characters are working toward their ultimate goals of money, power, and influence.
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For comparisons: the first season of Snowfall on FX averaged a 0.42 rating in the 18-49 year old demographic and 966,000 viewers.
Cable ratings are typically released within a day or so of the show’s airing, except for in the case of weekends and holidays.
What do you think? Do you like the Snowfall TV series? Should it be cancelled or renewed for a third season on FX?
*9/19/18 update: FX has renewed Snowfall for a third season. Details here.