Deadliest Catch: The King (Crab) Of The Ratings Heap…Again!

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June 8th, 2011

via press release:

DEADLIEST CATCH: THE KING (CRAB) OF THE RATINGS HEAP…AGAIN!
Number One Among Men for Nine Consecutive Weeks

Tuesday night's DEADLIEST CATCH premiere episode "Sea Change" earned a 2.28 HH / 2.04 P25-54 AA% making it the #1 primetime (8P-11P) cable program for P/M25-54 and P18-49 ratings and delivery. The Tuesday, June 7 episode delivered 3.22 million viewers P2+ propelling Discovery to be #1 primetime (8P-11P) cable network for M25-54 and M18-49 ratings and delivery.

DEADLIEST CATCH has now been the #1 Tuesday non-sports primetime cable telecast (excludes the NBA Playoffs on TNT) among P/M25-54 ratings and delivery, for 9 weeks in a row.

The 10PM DEADLIEST CATCH: GREENHORN SPECIAL was also a top-performer, finishing at #4 in all of cable, among Men (M25-54 and M18-49). Delivering 1.94 million viewers P2+, Tuesday's night's special earned a 1.44 HH / 1.13 P25-54 AA%.

An all new DEADLIEST CATCH premieres next Tuesday, July 14 followed by the season premiere of AFTER THE CATCH.

Their usual stomping ground is hell on earth - the icy, treacherous waters of the Bering Sea - but for the brand new season of AFTER THE CATCH, premiering Tuesday, June 14 at 10pm E/P, the captains and crews of DEADLIEST CATCH have certainly found paradise....Hawaii! Join Captains, Sig Hansen, Johnathan and Andy Hillstrand, Keith Colburn, Wild Bill Wichrowski, new kids in the wheelhouse Captain Elliot Neese and Scott Campbell Jr. along with Josh and Jake Harris and host Mike Rowe as they trade rogue waves for catching waves, crabs for leis, duck farts for mai tais and storm clouds for blue skies and head to Honolulu to rehash the seventh season of cable's number one hit show.

The turmoil and tension of DEADLIEST CATCH's current season has been memorable from Captain Derrick Ray's rocky time skippering the Cornelia Marie to the open warfare between the Northwestern's Edgar Hansen and Jake Anderson. Everything's on the table and that table just might be flipped in the process.

Watch the fireworks, share the laughs and relive the season as DEADLIEST CATCH goes Hawaiian.

 
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