2.4 MILLION VIEWERS ENROLL FOR THE SEASON PREMIERE OF "ROCK OF LOVE CHARM SCHOOL WITH SHARON OSBOURNE" THIS PAST SUNDAY NIGHT
NEW YORK, October 14, 2008 � "Charm School" is definitely back in session at VH1. "Rock Of Love Charm School With Sharon Osbourne" delivered a 1.4 rating in the 18-49 demo and drew 2.4 million total viewers to its premiere episode at 9 PM* this past Sunday on VH1. The episode ranked as the #6 program on all of cable for the day and as the #2 original series on all of cable for the day.
The "I Love Money Reunion Special" at 8:00 PM cashed in a 1.2 rating in the 18-49 demo p.m. and reeled in 2.1 million total viewers. The series had gathered America's favorite contestants from "Rock Of Love," "I Love New York" and "Flavor Of Love" to pit them against one another for a chance to win a $250,000 grand prize. "Hoopz," from "Flavor Of Love," turned out to be the ultimate winner.
The first episode of "Pick-Up Artist 2" scored a .8 in the 18-49 demo and attracted 1.2 million total viewers for its 10:00 PM premiere -- a +100% increase over the first season's premiere episode.
Rock and roll royalty Sharon Osbourne has taken on a new role as headmistress of VH1's "Rock Of Love Charm School With Sharon Osbourne" Sunday nights at 9 PM on VH1. Osbourne has been given the task of teaching some of the most notorious contestants from "Rock Of Love With Bret Michaels" the art of becoming more lady-like. "Rock Of Love Charm School With Sharon Osbourne" is created and executive produced by Mark Cronin and Cris Abrego for 51 Minds Entertainment, LLC, and Endemol Company. Jeff Olde, Jill Holmes and Kristen Kelly oversee the series for VH1.
Based on the tremendous viewer response to the series "The Pickup Artist," VH1 has once again teamed up with world renowned pickup guru Mystery to help guide nine new "socially awkward" students overcome their biggest fears - meeting women. "The Pickup Artist 2" is a production of VH1 in conjunction with 3 Ball Productions. JD Roth, Adam Greener and Todd Nelson are executive producers for 3 Ball Productions. Jeff Olde, Jill Holmes and Noah Pollack are executive producers for VH1.
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