TheWrap‘s compiled and ranked the 21 best-rated broadcast entertainment series of 2016 — that means no sports or news, folks.
Otherwise, plenty of NFL programming would have stolen a number of the top slots from some of these shows. And we can’t have that now, can we?
Below is a random sampling to whet your appetite. All ratings come from the key 18-49 demographic in Nielsen’s “most current” format, which include a week’s worth of delayed viewing where available.
Series: The X-Files
Series: America’s Got Talent (Tuesday)
Rank: 8 (tie)
Series: Designated Survivor
Rank: 12 (tie)
Rank: 15 (tie)
Series: How to Get Away With Murder
Rank: 19 (tie)
Series: The Blacklist