‘Who Wants to be a Millionaire’ Spikes 14 Percent to a New Season High in Homes

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via press release:

The Biggest Week to Week Gainer among All Syndie Game Shows,

“Millionaire” Spikes 14% in Households to Deliver a New Season High


“Millionaire” Equals its Best Household Rating and Draws its Biggest

Overall Audience In Nearly 1 year, while Tying its Best

Women 25-54 Number in Almost 2 years



“Who Wants To Be A Millionaire”

Based on National ratings for the week of January 20, 2014, “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire” with Cedric “The Entertainer” set new season highs, surging by double digits week to week  in Households (+14% – 2.5 rating vs. 2.2 rating), Total Viewers (+14% – 3.481 million vs. 3.049 million) and Women 25-54 (+20% – 1.2 rating vs. 1.0 rating). In fact, “Millionaire” was the biggest week to week gainer among all syndicated game shows in Homes.


  • In addition to scoring season highs, “Millionaire” equaled its highest Household rating and drew its biggest overall audience in nearly 1 year, while tying its strongest Women 25-54 number in close to 2 years – since w/o 02/18/13 and 02/27/12, respectively.


“Millionaire” is produced by Valleycrest Productions Ltd. and is distributed by Disney-ABC Domestic Television. Rich Sirop is the executive producer. “Millionaire” is taped at Metropolis Studios (106 & Park) in New York City. Visit “Millionaire’s” website at: http://www.millionairetv.com

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