INVESTIGATION DISCOVERY'S #1 HIT SERIES "HOMICIDE HUNTER: LT. JOE KENDA" DELIVERS MORE THAN 2 MILLION VIEWERS P2+ TO GIVE NETWORK ITS BEST TELECAST EVER
-- Tuesday, January 12th Episode Premiere Also Helps Catapult Network to its Best Night Ever in Prime Delivery Among P2+ and HH -
(Silver Spring, Md.) - Currently in its fifth season, Investigation Discovery's (ID) #1 hit series HOMICIDE HUNTER: LT. JOE KENDA, continues to break network records. For L+3 Day viewing, the Tuesday, January 12, 2016 premiere episode titled "City of Fear" at 10/9c achieved ID's record for best Prime telecast in network history for delivery among P2+ (2.068 million) and HH (1.673 million), also resulting in the network's highest HH rating ever for a telecast (1.97).1 For delivery of P25-54, the show ranked #5 in all of ad-supported cable during the 10pm hour.2
The HOMICIDE HUNTER premiere on 1/12/16 helped secure ID's best night ever in Prime delivery among P2+ (1.563 million) and HH (1.258 million). 1
In HOMICIDE HUNTER, retired homicide detective Lt. Joe Kenda revisits the most harrowing case files still haunting him today, with new episodes airing Tuesdays at 10/9c only on Investigation Discovery.
ABOUT HOMICIDE HUNTER
In HOMICIDE HUNTER, Lt. Joe Kenda, a veteran of the Colorado Springs Police Department, with one of the highest case closure rates in the country, reveals chilling memories of murders that still haunt him today. After 21 years of catching killers in the violent crimes department, Lieutenant Kenda has memories that 19 years of retirement - and even the best therapist in the country - can't bury. In HOMICIDE HUNTER, Lt. Kenda re-opens his "Murder Books" for viewers to revisit each case, his beats, and the crime-solving process. New episodes of HOMICIDE HUNTER air Tuesdays at 10/9c on Investigation Discovery.
HOMICIDE HUNTER: LT. JOE KENDA is produced for Investigation Discovery by Jupiter Entertainment. For Jupiter, Stephen Land is executive producer and Todd Moss is co-executive producer. For Investigation Discovery, Thomas Cutler is senior executive producer, Sara Kozak is senior vice president of production, Kevin Bennett is general manager, and Henry Schleiff is Group President.
About Investigation Discovery
Investigation Discovery (ID) is the leading mystery-and-suspense network on television. From harrowing crimes and salacious scandals to the in-depth investigations and heart-breaking mysteries that result, the "always revealing" network challenges our everyday understanding of culture, society and the human condition. One of our nation's fastest growing cable networks, ID delivers the highest-quality programming to 85 million U.S. households and is available in both high definition (HD) and standard definition (SD). For more information, please visit InvestigationDiscovery.com, facebook.com/InvestigationDiscovery, or twitter.com/DiscoveryID. Investigation Discovery is part of Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK), the world's #1 pay-TV programmer reaching nearly 3 billion cumulative subscribers in 220 countries and territories.
1 Source: Nielsen, 1/27/08-1/14/16, L+3 data, Prime (Mon-Su 8p-11p), Program Based data for best telecast records, Time Period data for Prime night records.
2 Source: Nielsen, 1/12/16, Live+ 3 data, Time Period data, Tue 10p-11p, P25-54 Impressions/Delivery (000s), Ad-supported cable.