Disney Channel's 'Sofia the First' Crowned #1 Cable TV Telecast Ever in Kids 2-5

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Disney Channel’s “Sofia the First” Crowned #1 Cable TV Telecast Ever in Kids 2-5; #1 Pre-K Telecast in Total Viewers/A18-49

Final Ratings for Sunday, November 18, 2012

Live + 7 Ratings Crown Disney Channel’s “Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess” as TV’s #1 Cable Telecast of All Time in Kids 2-5 and Girls 2-5, And #1 Preschool Cable TV Telecast in Total Viewers and Moms

Disney Channel Leads Kid and Family Viewing with Top Cable Telecasts Ever

“High School Musical 2” – #1 Scripted Cable Telecast of All Time in Total Viewers

“High School Musical 2” – #1 Cable TV Telecast in Kids 2-11, Kids 6-11 and Tweens 9-14

“Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension” – #1 Animated Cable Telecast in Kids 2-11

“Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess” – #1 Cable TV Telecast in Kids 2-5

“Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess” (7:00 – 7:50 p.m.)

Based on a full week of viewing, Disney Channel’s “Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess” television movie became the #1 cable TV telecast of all time in Kids 2-5 (2.91 million/18.2 rating) and Girls 2-5 (2.13 million/27.2 rating), and the #1 preschool cable TV telecast ever in Total Viewers (8.17 million), Adults 18-49 (2.41 million/1.9 rating) and Women 18-49 (1.66 million/2.6 rating). It ranks #3 in preschoolers 2-5 across all telecasts in TV history, behind only “Super Bowl” games in 2011 and 2012.

· “Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess” netted regal gains, Live + 7 versus Live + Same Day, surging by 59% in Total Viewers (8.17 million vs. 5.15 million), by 99% in Kids 2-5 (2.91 million vs. 1.46 million) and by 123% in Girls 2-5 (2.13 million vs. 954,000).

The leader in family entertainment, Disney Channel holds the top cable TV telecasts of all time:

· “High School Musical 2” (8/17/07) – #1 scripted cable telecast ever in Total Viewers (18.639 million).

· “High School Musical 2” (8/17/07) – #1 cable TV telecast ever in Kids 2-11 (8.210 million), Kids 6-11 (6.536 million) and Tweens 9-14 (6.317 million).

· “Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension” (8/22/11) – #1 animated cable TV telecast in Kids 2-11 (6.233 million).

· “Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess” (11/18/12) – #1 cable TV telecast ever in Kids 2-5 (2.91 million/18.2 rating, #3 across all TV behind two “Super Bowls”) and Girls 2-5 (2.13 million/27.2 rating), and the #1 preschool cable TV telecast in Total Viewers (8.17 million) and Women

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