Discovery Channel's Deadliest Catch Nears The End Of Its Fifth Season With Red Hot Ratings

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July 23rd, 2009

via press release:

DISCOVERY CHANNEL’S DEADLIEST CATCH NEARS THE END OF ITS
FIFTH SEASON WITH RED HOT RATINGS

- New Series Debut of ‘THE COLONY’ Ranks in Cable’s Top Programs -

The Tuesday, July 21 at 9PM episode of DEADLIEST CATCH continued its
rating success, ranking #1 on ad-supported cable in prime for P25-54 (2252k),
M25-54 (1420k), P18-34 (919k), M18-34 (599k), P18-49 (2243k) and M18-49
(1384k).  The new episode pulled in a 2.5 HH and surpassed, in key demos M25-
54 and M18-49, several broadcast programs, most notably:  America's Got Talent
(NBC, 8p), Big Brother (CBS, 9p), NCIS (CBS, 8p), and Law & Order: SVU (NBC,
10p).

In addition, the series debut of THE COLONY at 10PM ranked among the top
five cable programs of the night for M25-54 (#3) and M18-49 (#4), pulling in 1.7
million viewers.

The season five finale of DEADLIEST CATCH will premiere Tuesday, July 28 at
9PM ET/PT, with the second episode of THE COLONY premiering after at 10PM
ET/PT.

 
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