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BRAVO’S “THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF BEVERLY HILLS” ATTRACTS NEARLY 3.5 MILLION TOTAL VIEWERS IN COMBINED PRIME TELECASTS
RHBH Penultimate and Season Finale Episodes Set To Air In 9 PM Timeslot
Bravo’s “Watch What Happens: Live” Scores Highest Rated Season Premiere
NEW YORK – January 7, 2011 – Last night’s explosive episode of Bravo’s “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” attracted an impressive 3.5 million total viewers in a combined telecast average of the 9pm original and 10pm encore presentations, according to Nielsen Media Research. The 9pm hour attracted 2.16 million total viewers, up double digits compared to the last original episode (12/23/10 with 1.81 million), as well as became the highest rated episode for the series among adults 18-49 with 1.51 million, a 39 percent increase since the last original episode. The 10pm hour earned 1.23 total viewers and 801,000 adults 18-49. Through 11 episodes, the series is averaging 1.8 million total viewers and 1.2 million adults 18-49. For more information, visit http://www.BravoTV.com. Follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/BravoPR.
The season four premiere of Bravo’s late night talk show “Watch What Happens: Live,” became the highest rated season premiere scoring 1.2 million total viewers, marking double digit increases across all key demos versus the season three premiere. Hosted by Bravo’s Andy Cohen, last night’s show featured Bravolebrity Bethenny Frankel and clips are available at http://www.bravotv.com/watch-what-happens-live/season-4/videos. On Sunday, January 9th at 11pm ET/PT actresses Regina King and Jackee Harry will join Andy for some cocktails and conversation in the Bravo Clubhouse.
The penultimate episode of “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills”, airing next Thursday, January 13, at 9 p.m. ET/PT, with an encore presentation at 10pm ET/PT, follows Camille’s own realization that there are cracks in her marriage to Kelsey while Taylor looks for ways to resolve some of her own marital strife. It’s another emotional event for the Richards’ family as Kyle’s oldest daughter Farrah graduates from college – the first in the family to do so. But Kyle is upset that her nieces Paris and Nicky choose a trip to Europe over the family milestone.
The season finale will air on Thursday, January 20 at 9pm ET/PT.
Source: Nielsen Media Research, LS data through 1/06/11.
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