"NAKED AND AFRAID" SEASON FINALE #1 UNSCRIPTED PROGRAM IN ALL OF CABLE SUNDAY
(New York, NY) Sunday's season finale of NAKED AND AFRAID delivered an average of 2.27 million viewers P2+, and earned its best premiere in the P25-54 demo since the June 2014 season launch. NAKED AND AFRAID claimed the #1 unscripted spot on cable TV among Persons and Men 25-54 delivery (no exclusions).
The season finale of NAKED AND AFRAID earned a 1.64 HH / 1.44 P25-54 / 1.57 M25-54 / 1.16 P18-49 / 1.20 M18-49 AA%. NAKED AND AFRAID drove Discovery Channel to the #2 spot in cable among Persons and Men 25-54, behind only FX.
Additonally, this season of NAKED AND AFRAID drove Discovery to win the 3Q14TD Sunday cable 10pm time period among P25-54, M25-54 and P18-49.
Source: Nielsen, Live+SD, 09/21 rank all cable telecasts 8pm-11pm, 3Q time period Sunday 10p-11p 06/30-09/21/14
NAKED AND AFRAID is produced for Discovery Channel by Renegade 83; David Garfinkle, Jay Renfroe and Steve Rankin are executive producers. For Discovery, Denise Contis is executive producer and Joseph Boyle is co-executive producer.
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