FOR SIXTH STRAIGHT MONTH, SYFY SATURDAY ORIGINAL MOVIE BREAKS TWO MILLION TOTAL VIEWERS MARK AS BEHEMOTH DRAWS 2.16 MILLION ON JANUARY 15
NEXT - MEGA PYTHON VS GATOROID ON JANUARY 29!
NEW YORK- January 19, 2011 - For the sixth consecutive month, a Syfy Saturday Original Movie shattered the two million total viewers mark when Behemoth gorged on 2.16 million during its premiere on Saturday, January 15, from 9-11PM (ET/PT)
Behemoth, which starred Ed Quinn (Eureka), also generated 844,000 Adults 25-54 while averaging a 1.6 HH rating. The movie was a production of Cinetel.
The Syfy Saturday Original Movie hot streak began on August 21 with Lake Placid 3 (3.0 million), followed by Sharktopus (2.5 million) on September 25, Red: Werewolf Hunter (2.06 million) on October 30, Triassic Attack (2.0 million) on November 27 and Ice Quake (2.32 million) on December 11.
Next up -- pop princess rivals Debbie Gibson and Tiffany collide in the Saturday Original Movie Mega Python Vs Gatoroid on Saturday, January 29, at 9PM (ET/PT). Syfy is kicking off Mega Week with a star-studded world premiere screening of the movie at the fabled Ziegfeld Theatre in New York on Monday, January 24.
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