via press release:
DEADLIEST CATCH IS WAVES ABOVE THE REST
Eleven Weeks at Number One in Cable, #3 for Men 25-54 delivery in All of Television
(Silver Spring, Md.) Tuesday night's DEADLIEST CATCH premiere episode, "Birds,and Blood," earned a 2.58 HH / 2.21 Persons 25-54 AA% delivering 3.65 million viewers, making it the #1 primetime (8P-11P) cable program for Persons and Men 25-54 and #2 among Persons and Men 18-49 and Women 25-54. DEADLIEST CATCH was #3 for Men 25-54 delivery in all of television, finishing behind only and America's Got Talent on NBC.
DEADLIEST CATCH has now been the #1 Tuesday non-sports primetime cable telecast (excludes the NBA Playoffs on TNT) among Persons and Men 25-54 ratings and delivery, for 11 weeks in a row.
DEADLIEST CATCH out-delivered ABC's 101 Ways to Leave a Game Show and; CBS' The and ; and FOX's and Masterchef.
This season's second episode of AFTER THE CATCH was also a top-performer, finishing #4 in all of cable, among Men 25-54, earning a 1.49 HH / 1.12 Persons 25-54 AA% and delivering 1.98 million viewers P2+.
An all new DEADLIEST CATCH airs next Tuesday, June 28 at 9pm, e/p and AFTER THE CATCH at 10pm e/p.