SEASON THREE FINALE OF "GOOD WITCH" SENDS HALLMARK CHANNEL SOARING AS THE MOST-WATCHED AND HIGHEST-RATED NETWORK AMONG HOUSEHOLDS
"Good Witch" Season Three Boosted Network to #1 in Time Period All Season
New York, July 7, 2017 - The third season of Hallmark Channel's original primetime scripted series, "Good Witch," ended on a high note, with the July 2, original premiere scoring a 2.8 HH rating and 3 million Total Viewers among Live+3 viewing.
Since the third season debut on April 30, the series averaged a 2.6 HH rating and over 2.8 million Total Viewers on a Live+3 basis, making the network the highest-rated and most-watched in the time period all season long among HH and Total Viewers.
Key Nielsen Highlights (L+3)
· The finale episode premiere of "Good Witch" on Sunday, July 2, earned a 2.8 HH rating and 3 million Total Viewers
· In the 9-10 p.m. time period, the 10th episode debut boosted Hallmark Channel to #1 among HH ratings and delivery as well as #2 among Total Viewer ratings and delivery
· Compared to season two of "Good Witch," the third season registered +6% growth among HH and +7% growth among Total Viewer delivery
In "Good Witch," Cassie uses her unique gifts to help the people of Middleton find what they really need. Cassie's daughter Grace is also using her powers to help those around her, and becoming a little more like her mother every day. Meanwhile, the romance between Cassie and Sam is blossoming and, as they take pleasure in learning more about each other, they are also learning how to navigate their differences. Stars Bailee Madison, Catherine Bell, and James Denton.
Source: Nielsen, 4/30/17-7/2/17.
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