'WINDY CITY REHAB' DELIVERS BIG RATINGS FOR HGTV AND SCORES NEW SEASON ORDER
Alison Victoria To Star in a New Eight Episode Season
New York [June 21, 2022] HGTV has ordered a new eight-episode season of Windy City Rehab, starring designer and home renovation expert Alison Victoria, just as the series wrapped a successful nine-episode run on June 16. Attracting more than 16.3 million total viewers since premiering on April 21, the episodes averaged a .52 live plus-three day rating among P25-54 and a .66 live plus-three day rating among W25-54. It also performed well among upscale viewers, averaging a .61 L3 rating among upscale P25-54 and a .79 L3 rating among upscale W25-54, garnering substantial double-digit gains of 37 percent for upscale P25-54 and 41 percent for upscale W25-54 over the prior six weeks. During Thursday's 9-10 p.m. ET/PT time slot, Windy City Rehab ranked as the #1 non-news/sports cable premiere among W25-54, upscale P25-54 and upscale W25-54 and was a top 3 non-news/sports cable premiere among P25-54 and upscale M25-54.
"HGTV fans know that Alison Victoria is an incredibly talented designer and she isn't afraid to share the ups and downs of her personal journey," said Betsy Ayala, senior vice president, programming & development, HGTV. "In Windy City Rehab, she inspires millions with her fearlessness and creativity, and wows everyone with the results. We just triggered eight more episodes to see what she does next."
Windy City Rehab also had terrific fan engagement on HGTV's digital platforms. Content supporting the series generated more than 1.8 million video views across HGTV's Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok and YouTube accounts.
Every episode of Windy City Rehab is available to stream on discovery+. Fans also can connect with the series on HGTV's digital platforms by following @HGTV and #WindyCityRehab on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and TikTok. They also can connect with Alison on Instagram at @thealisonvictoria.
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