'Workaholics' and 'Kroll Show' Bow Big with Young Men

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January 17th, 2013

via press release:

Workaholics” RETURNS AND RACKS UP 2.7 MILLION TOTAL VIEWERS FOR THE NIGHT

WITH THE PREMIERE OF “KROLL SHOW” DRAWING 1.8 MILLION TOTAL VIEWERS ACROSS ITS PREMIERE NIGHT

 

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Workaholics” was #1 in all of TV for Wednesday Prime among Men 18-24

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Workaholics” and “Kroll Show” Finish #1 and #2 in Cable Among Men 18-34 and Men 18-24 for Wednesday Prime

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Workaholics” Ranked as the #1 Series in Cable Last Night on both SocialGuide and TrendrrTV

With #Workaholics, #GetWeird and #JetSet All Trending Worldwide During the Telecast of the New Episode

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NEW YORK, January 17, 2013 – Young men overwhelmingly decided to #GetWeird last night with the return of COMEDY CENTRAL’s hit series “Workaholics” and were treated to the premiere of the #1 brand in comedy’s newest hit, “Kroll Show,” with the two series finishing as the #1 and #2 ranked shows in cable for Wednesday Prime among Men 18-34 and Men 18-24.  Overall, “Workaholics” drew 2.7 million total viewers across three plays with 1.8 million total viewers tuning-in to the three plays of “Kroll Show.”

“Workaholics” returned last night for the second half of its third season as the #1 show in all of television for Wednesday Prime among Men 18-24 (4.32 rating) and the #1 show in cable among Men 18-34 (3.02 rating).  The premiere play at 10:00 p.m. drew 1.7 million total viewers (1.4 million Adults 18-49 viewers).  The series also ranked as the #1 series in cable last night on both SocialGuide and TrendrrTV which saw #Workaholics, #GetWeird and #JetSet all trend worldwide during the telecast of the new episode.

“Kroll Show” starring Nick Kroll saw its series premiere rank as the #1 show in all of television on Wednesday in its 10:30 p.m. timeslot among Men 18-34 (2.14 rating) and Men 18-24 (2.76 rating).  The premiere play of “Kroll Show” drew 1.2 million total viewers (987,000 Adult 18-49 viewers).  Versus the 2011 series premiere of “Workaholics,” “Kroll” was up across all key demographics, including Adults 18-49 (up +48%), Men 18-34 (+60%), Men 18-24 (+114%) and total viewers (+26%).

 
  • Joe

    Workaholics is one of the funniest shows on TV.

  • Doowangle

    Nice to see workaholics getting its due. Good comedy rarely gets the viewers it deserves. Same with nick kroll finally getting his. He’s been hilarious for so long, especially in the league.

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