via press release:
FOR SECOND STRAIGHT WEEK, SYFY’SHIT SHATTERS SERIES RECORDS WITH 2.2 MILLION TOTAL VIEWERS, 1.3 MILLION ADULTS 18-49 AND 1.2 MILLION ADULTS 25-54
HITS SEASON HIGHS IN TOTAL VIEWERS AND ADULTS 25-54
NEW YORK – February 9, 2012 – For the second consecutive week, Syfy’s hit reality showset new series records in total viewers (2.2 million) and Adults 25-54 (1.2), while also establishing new highs in Adults 18-49 (1.32 million) and household ratings (1.4), during its telecast on Wednesday, February 8 from 10-11PM (ET/PT).
has grown 42 percent in Adults18-49, 30 percent in Adults 25-54 and 49 percent among total viewers in its second season-to-date compared to the season one average.
For the first time ever,, which was recently renewed for a third season, landed in the top 10 cable telecasts of the day in Adults 18-49 (#7) and Adults 25-54 (#10).
In next week's all-new Face Off episode on Wednesday, February 15 at 10PM, the contestants work in teams to complete old age make-ups on twins, but soon discover that their models are really triplets, and so the teams must devise new strategies to finish in time. Academy Award-winning make-up artist Greg Cannom (The Curious Case of Benjamin Button) joins the judges’ panel.
continued its audience growth, posting season highs in total viewers (2.07 million) and Adults 25-54 (1.1 million) while boosting Syfy to #3 among cable entertainment networks in both Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54 during the 9-10PM period.
Face Off is a production of Mission Control Media with Michael Agbabian and Dwight D. Smith serving as executive producers.
and International are produced in association with Craig Piligian's Pilgrim Films and Television ( , , My Fair Wedding). Piligian and Thomas Thayer, along with Mike Nichols and Alan David, serve as executive producers.
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