TBS's 'Sullivan & Son' Scores 2.5 Million Viewers in Week 2

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July 27th, 2012

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TBS's Sullivan & Son Scores 2.5 Million Viewers in Week 2,
With Strong Growth Over Last Week

The third episode of TBS's popular new comedy Sullivan & Son drew 2.5 million viewers last night, matching last week's 10 p.m. series launch while also outperforming last Thursday's two-episode average by +9% .

Among TBS's targeted demos, last night's episode of Sullivan & Son brought in 615,000 adults 18-34 (+15% vs. last week's two-episode average) and 1.2 million adults 18-49 (+5%).

Last night's telecast of Sullivan & Son's third episode also drew +22% more viewers, +35% more adults 18-34 and +15% more adults 18-49 than the series' second episode (last Thursday at 10:30 p.m.).

TBS's Sullivan & Son stars Steve Byrne as a corporate attorney who finds new life behind the bar when he leaves his Manhattan lifestyle and moves to Pittsburgh to take over his parents' pub. Byrne is joined by a stellar ensemble cast that includes Dan Lauria, Jodi Long, Christine Ebersole, Owen Benjamin, Valerie Azlynn, Vivian Bang and Brian Doyle-Murray. Sullivan & Son is executive-produced by Vince Vaughn, Peter Billingsley and showrunner Rob Long< span style="font-size: 10pt;">. Created by Long and Byrne, Sullivan & Son comes to TBS from Wild West Picture Show Productions, in association with Warner Horizon Television.

  • gary C

    Real funny show remind’s me of a generic cheers !!!!

  • Bob

    Agree with Gary. Sort of like Cheers with the regular customers. Funny show.

  • Nick

    This is a 0.9 rating.

  • James


    Now, when is Steve’s new Standup special airing on CC? I like this show a lot btw. Steve is funny and cool.

  • mike

    Great Show, VERY FUNNY. The cast is awesome!!

  • Sherry Meador

    Looking forward to more shows. When will they happen?

  • Martin

    Glad, really find this show funny, i watched all of Men At Work and thought it was just ok but this is really funny so sooo glad it went up and can’t wait until/hope it gets renewed.

  • Annonimous

    Really awesome sitcom. Unexpected gem.

  • Chris

    my husband is 70 and am 68 and even though were are not included in the age groups my two friends same age are also watching and we all really like this show funny somewhat like the old cheers but not quite the same keep it going

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