SEASON RETURN OF "ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE" ON ALL-NEW NIGHT GRABS 5 MILLION VIEWERS AND IS CABLE'S #1 UNSCRIPTED TELECAST ACROSS ALL 25-54'S, ALL 18-49'S AND TOTAL VIEWERS ON WEDNESDAY NOV 11
Series Premiere of MEN, WOMEN, WILD #1 Unscripted Cable Series in Persons 25-54 and Men 18-49 at 10PM
The season premiere of Discovery Channel's ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE on an all-new night, Wednesdays, broke records as the series' highest rated season premiere across all 25-54's, all 18-49's and 18-34's in addition to Total Viewers P2+ in L + 3. The season premiere also set series highs across Women 18-49 and Persons and Women 18-34.
Additionally, the season premiere of MEN, WOMEN, WILD was the #1 unscripted cable series telecast across both Persons 25-54 and Men 18-49 at 10PM which drove Discovery to #1 on cable on Wednesday in both Men and Total Viewers on Wednesday.
ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE at 9 PM earned a 3.71 HH / 2.43 Persons 25-54 / 2.58 Men 25-54 / 2.28 Women 25-54 / 1.88 Women 18-49 / 1.65 Persons 18-34 / 1.70 Women 18-34 with 5 million Total Viewers P2+. The series premiere of MEN, WOMEN, WILD at 10PM earned a .84 in Persons 25-54 / .71 Men 18-49 with 1.56 million Viewers P2+.
Driven by the return of ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE and the series premiere of MEN, WOMEN, WILD, Discovery was the #1 cable network on Wednesday in both Men 25-54 and Total Viewers P2+, no exclusions.
ALASKAN BUSH PEOPLE is produced for Discovery Channel by Park Slope Productions. Terrence Sacchi, Paul Reitano and Elana Wertkin are the executive producers for Park Slope. Joseph Schneier is the executive producer and Meagan Davis is producer for Discovery Channel.
Source: The Nielsen Company, Live+3 data, coverage ratings. Ranks based on 000s, % change based on ratings (2 decimals). Program rankers based on start/end/span Prime daypart, excl. TC < 5 min.