The Live + 3s for GREASE: LIVE are in, and we're excited to report that its audience grew +20% to 14.6 million viewers after 3 days of Nielsen measured viewing, plus streaming on Hulu and FOX NOW.
Below are a few additional L3 highlights. And for a second extra bit of news, I'm happy to let you know that FOX will air a special encore of GREASE: LIVE on Easter Sunday, March 27. Keep your eyes peeled for more details in the coming weeks!
Additional L3 Highlights:
GREASE: LIVE (5.2/15 L3) is the highest-rated live musical since The Sound of Music (5.5/15 L3, 12/5/13):
· up +30% vs. The Wiz (4.0/13 L3, 12/3/15)
· up +86% from Peter Pan (2.8/9 L3, 12/4/14)
GREASE: LIVE delivered FOX's highest-rated and most watched Sunday with entertainment programming since the 2003 Emmy Awards (9/21/2003, 5.9/16).
FOX ranked #1 on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday last week, as well as the four highest-rated programs of the week.
· GREASE: LIVE #1 program of the week
· THE X-FILES: #1 drama of the week
· LUCIFER: #1 FOX series debut of 15/16
· AMERICAN IDOL-Wed: #1 reality program of the week
GREASE: LIVE is up +20% in 3-day Total Multi-Platform Audience versus Live + Same Day (14.6 vs. 12.2 Mil Persons 2+). ** Hulu did not post Grease: Live until Tuesday 2/2/16 and Fox.com viewing data is not available.
GREASE: LIVE is produced by Paramount Television.