‘Being Human’ Concludes With Ratings Spikes and Social Media Highs
via press release:
SYFY’S ORIGINAL DRAMA BEING HUMAN CONCLUDES WITH RATINGS SPIKES AND SOCIAL MEDIA HIGHS
NEW YORK – April 8, 2014 – After a four season run, fans of Syfy’s original drama Being Human came out in full force to watch and celebrate the show’s highly anticipated series finale, making it the #1 cable drama last night in Adults 18-49 for the 9PM hour and helping achieve a social media high for the show.
With 1.42 million viewers watching, the series finale of Being Human delivered its best performance in total viewers and the key demos (750,000 Adults 18-49 and 728,000 Adults 25-54) since January 2013. It was also the most-watched episode of the series in Adults 18-34 (340,000) in more than two years.
On social media, Being Human reached a series high with over 33,000 Twitter mentions and #BeingHumanFinale became a trending topic.
In Syfy’s Being Human, vampire Aidan (Sam Witwer), ghost Sally (Meaghan Rath), and werewolves Josh (Sam Huntington) and Nora (Kristen Hager) share the creature comforts of their Boston brownstone while struggling to keep their supernatural secrets from the outside world.
Executive Producers on the series are Michael Prupas (The Kennedys, Pillars of the Earth), Writer/Showrunner Anna Fricke (Men in Trees, Everwood), Stefan Pleszczynski (Motive, Flashpoint), Rob Pursey and Toby Whithouse. Irene Litinsky (Human Trafficking, The Phantom) is series Producer. Being Human is a Muse Entertainment production and is based on the acclaimed series created by Toby Whithouse and produced by Touchpaper.
Muse Entertainment is a leading film and television production company known for its well-crafted and high-quality productions. Since its founding in 1998, Muse has produced, co-produced or provided production services on more than 170 TV movies and mini-series, television series and feature films and has won over 100 awards and garnered over 300 award nominations! Muse Entertainment’s most recent television series are Played, Bomb Girls (Seasons I, II), Bounty Hunters and Being Human (Seasons 1, II, III, IV). In 2011, its topical, 8-hr. historical drama, The Kennedys, earned 10 Emmy Award nominations. Its Pillars of the Earth also won an Emmy and many other awards. Muse’s other award-winning programs are Cyberbully, Durham County (Seasons I, II, III), Ben Hur, The Last Templar, Impact, Human Trafficking, Answered by Fire, This is Wonderland and Tales from the Neverending Story. The company’s head office and its Quebec production centre are in Montreal. Muse also maintains development and production operations in Toronto, Vancouver and Los Angeles. For more information please visit www.muse.ca
Syfy is a media destination for imagination-based entertainment. With year round acclaimed original series, events, blockbuster movies, classic science fiction and fantasy programming, a dynamic Web site (www.Syfy.com), and a portfolio of adjacent business (Syfy Ventures), Syfy is a passport to limitless possibilities. Originally launched in 1992 as SCI FI Channel, and currently in more than 98 million homes, Syfy is a network of NBCUniversal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation. (Syfy. Imagine greater.)