via press release:
“The” Delivers 3.1 Million Total Viewers Up 30 Percent
“Shahs of Sunset” Finale Earns Highest Rated Episode Of The Season With More Than 1.5 Million Total Viewers And Network Greenlights Season Two
NEW YORK – April 17, 2012 – Bravo Media hit ratings highs on Sunday night as “The ” reunion part one delivered its highest rated reunion episode in series history with 3.1 million total viewers and 2.1 million adults 18-49, making Bravo the #1 cable network on television among adults 18-49 in the 9PM hour, according to Nielsen. Sunday night’s episode was up 30 percent among adults 18-49 and 30 percent among total viewers compared to last season’s reunion (2/13/11).
Adding to Sunday night’s ratings success, the season one finale of “Shahs of Sunset” earned its most watched episode of the season with over 1.5 million total viewers and 1 million adults 18-49. Compared to last week’s episode, the season finale spiked 20 percent among adults 18-49 and 15 percent among total viewers. Based on the show’s success the network greenlit a second season of the series from Ryan Seacrest Productions.
Source: Nielsen Media Research, LS data, 9P hour rank- strict daypart including ad-supported cable nets, 2/13/11- RHATL3 reunion part one.
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