BRAVO RECORDS THIRD CONSECUTIVE BEST SUNDAY IN NETWORK HISTORY AMONG COVETED ADULT 18-49 DEMO
"The Real Housewives of Atlanta" And "Watch What Happens: Live" Hosted by Andy Cohen Bolster Sunday Night Success Earning Most Watched Episodes Of The Season
NEW YORK - November 23, 2010 - For the third consecutive week, Bravo's move to Sunday night shows its strength in numbers, garnering the highest rated Sunday night in network history among adults 18-49, according to Nielsen Media Research. Bravo averaged an impressive 1.53 million total viewers and 1.08 million adults 18-49 in primetime, with the powerhouse combination of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" and "Watch What Happens: Live" continuing to establish Sunday nights on Bravo as a destination for "must-see" viewing. For more information, visit www.BravoTV.com. Follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/BravoPR.
"The Real Housewives of Atlanta" earned its highest rated episode of the season across all key demos, earning 3.0 million total viewers and 2.2 million adults 18-49, up 8 percent and 13 percent respectively from the prior record-breaking week. Online, "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" show site scored double-digit week-over-week increases across all key metrics. Continuing the ratings climb, Bravo's buzzy late night talk show "Watch What Happens: Live" delivered season highs among all key demos with 2.2 million total viewers and 1.5 million adults 18-49 tuning in. Digitally, the interactive "Watch What Happens: Live" show site also recorded double digit week-over-week increases across all key metrics.
"Watch What Happens: Live," is Bravo's first ever late night interactive talk show featuring guests from the world of entertainment and pop culture. The show airs live every Thursday and Sunday night and is hosted by Bravo's Andy Cohen. Viewers can email, Facebook or tweet questions to @BravoAndy. For video clips go to: http://www.bravotv.com/watch-what-happens-live. On "Watch What Happens: Live" airing on Sunday, November 28 at 11pm ET/PT, Andy is joined in the club room by "Real Housewives of Atlanta" Kandi Burruss and her mom Joyce Jones.
Tune into a supersized episode of "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" next Sunday, November 28 at 10p.m. ET/PT, where Phaedra adjusts to motherhood as she brings her new baby home from the hospital, while Kim wrestles with her daughter's questions about sex. Sheree decides she has had enough and confronts "the doctor" about his evasiveness. Kandi rewrites "The Ring Didn't Mean a Thing" to make it more Kim friendly and plays the new track at Kim's parents' dinner party. Cynthia plans her dream wedding with a celebrated stylist friend and high-end wedding planner, while Nene's marriage nears the breaking point as her relationship problems are exposed in a very public way, leading to a dramatic confrontation with Greg.
Source: Nielsen Media Research, LS data through 11/22/10
Digital Source: Omniture SiteCatalyst; 11/21/10 vs. 11/14/10; Show site page views, daily unique visitors, and short-form video streams.
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