OXYGEN'S ORIGINAL SERIES SNAPPED CONTINUES RATINGS MOMENTUM
SUNDAY'S EPISODE GARNERS 0.6 HH
New York � May 15, 2007 � Sunday's episode of Snapped, Oxygen's longest running original series, garnered an impressive 0.6 HH rating and a 0.4 among W18-49. A repeat telecast of last week's season premiere episode followed at 10:30pm, also scoring a 0.6 HH and 0.4 among W18-49. Season five of Snapped premiered on Sunday May 6 at 10pm with thirteen all new episodes.
Snapped, Oxygen's true-crime series, examines the diverse motives and circumstances that lead women to commit murder. This season, the series delves deep into some of the most shocking stories of true-crime ever told with incredible access to 911 tapes and interrogation room footage, as well as in-depth interviews with law officials, the families of the killers and the victims, and in some cases, the accused women themselves.
About Oxygen Media
Oxygen, the only cable network owned and operated by women, is currently available in over 71 million homes. The network was launched in 2000 to fill a void in the television landscape -- creating a network targeted to younger women. Oxygen is rewriting the rulebook for women's television, with vast array of unconventional and original programming including The Janice Dickinson Modeling Agency, The Bad Girls Club, Tori & Dean: Inn Love and Campus Ladies. Geraldine Laybourne, the network's founder, Chairman and CEO, has led the company to be a strong advocate for women. Through programs like The Mentor's Walk, Oxygen's national program for bringing along the next generation, and "Who Cares About Girls," Oxygen's new documentary series -- Oxygen is creating The New Girls Network.