via press release:
TELEMUNDO’S ORIGINAL PRODUCTION LOS VICTORINOS IS
HIGHEST-RATED ORIGINAL 10PM PREMIERE IN NETWORK HISTORY
MIAMI ? June 24, 2009 ? Telemundo Communications Group, a leading producer of innovative and high-quality content for Hispanics in the U.S. and around the world, announced results for the premiere of Telemundo’s original production, Los Victorinos, which aired on Tuesday, June 23, 2009.
Based on preliminary Nielsen data, the 10-11pm premiere of Los Victorinos averaged 893,000 Adult 18-49 viewers, making it Telemundo’s highest-rated original 10pm premiere in network history. Regardless of time period, Los Victorinos was one of Telemundo’s best premieres in recent NTI history, ranking fourth behind El Cartel, Tierra de Pasiones and El Rostro de Analia.
The Los Victorinos premiere also exceeded Sin Senos No Hay Paraiso’s June 2009 average by +5% among adults 18-49 (893,000 vs. 847,000) and by +10% among Adults 18-34 (576,000 vs. 525,000). .
source: Nielsen fast affiliate data, live+same day
Telemundo Communications Group (“Telemundo”), a division of NBC Universal, is a world-class media company, leading the industry in the production and distribution of high-quality Spanish-language content across its multiplatform portfolio to U.S. Hispanics and audiences around the world. Telemundo’s multiple platforms include Telemundo, a Spanish-language television network featuring original productions, theatrical motion pictures, news and first-class sports events reaching 93% of U.S. Hispanic viewers in 210 markets through its 15 owned-and-operated stations, 45 broadcast affiliates, and 800 cable affiliates; mun2, the preeminent voice for bicultural Hispanics in the U.S. reaching over 30 million U.S. TV households nationwide on digital and analog cable, satellite and free television; Telemundo Digital Media, which leverages Telemundo’s original content for distribution across digital and emerging platforms including mobile devices and http://www.telemundo.com <http://www.telemundo.com/> and http://www.holamun2.com <http://www.holamun2.com/>; and Telemundo Internacional, the company’s international distribution arm which has positioned Telemundo as the second largest provider of Spanish-language content worldwide by syndicating content to more than 100 countries in over 35 languages.