via press release:
GMC TV CONTINUES TO BREAK NEW RATINGS GROUND
WITH GMC WORLD PREMIERE MOVIES
AND GMC WORLD PREMIERE PLAYS
One of Fastest Growing Networks in Cable
ATLANTA—October 2, 2012 – GMC TV, America’s favorite channel for uplifting family entertainment, announced today that the third quarter was the network’s strongest quarter ever among the key demographic of W25-54. The period also marked GMC TV’s 17th consecutive quarter of year-over-year growth (source 1).
For the quarter, GMC TV ranked 50th among all ad-supported cable networks in the W25-54 demo (source 2). For the year, GMC TV is the third fastest-growing network in the demo among all ad-supported networks (source 3).
Leading the way for GMC TV in the third quarter were GMC World Premiere Movies and GMC World Premiere Plays:
- Ø In July, “Raising Izzie” generated GMC TV’s highest rated premiere window yet, ranking first in its time period among African-American W18-49 (source 4a).
- Ø In August, “Somebody’s Child” was GMC TV’s 3rd highest rated premiere window ever, ranking 2nd in its time period among African-American W25-54 (source 4b).
- Ø In September, “To Love and To Cherish” became GMC TV’s strongest GMC World Premiere Play premiere, ranking 5th in its time period among African-American W18-49 and African-American W25-54 (source 4c).
GMC TV (www.watchGMCtv.com) is America’s favorite television channel for uplifting music and family entertainment. The Parents Television Council™ has twice awarded its Entertainment Seal of Approval™ to GMC TV for being “an authentic family-friendly cable network.” GMC TV is the only television network brand to be so honored. GMC TV can be seen in more than 56 million homes on various cable systems around the country, as well as DISH Network on channel 188, DIRECTV on channel 338 and Verizon FiOS on channel 224. Follow GMC TV on Facebook and Twitter at http://facebook.com/gmctv and http://twitter.com/gmctv.