Despite Facing the Olympics in February, ‘Who Wants to be a Millionaire?’ is Up Over the Prior Sweep
via press release:
“Millionaire” Grows Week to Week by 10% in Households,
Standing as the Biggest Gainer Among All Syndie Game Shows
Despite Facing the Olympics in February, “Millionaire” is Up Over the Prior Sweep
“Who Wants To Be A Millionaire”
Based on National ratings for the week of February 24, 2014, “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire” with Cedric “The Entertainer” grew over the prior week by 10% in Households (2.3 rating vs. 2.1 rating) and by 8% in Total Viewers (3.119 million vs. 2.884 million) to deliver its best numbers in 3 weeks – since the week of 2/3/14. In fact, “Millionaire” finished as the biggest week-to-week gainer among all syndicated game shows in Households.
Despite facing Winter Olympics coverage during the 2014 February Sweep, “Millionaire” was up over its first sweep with Cedric “The Entertainer,” growing over November 2013 by 5% in Households (2.2 rating vs. 2.1 rating) and 4% in Total Viewers (3.055 million vs. 2.939 million).
“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.