via press release:
BRAVO MEDIA’S “WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE” EARNS SERIES HIGH WITH 3.5 MILLION TOTAL VIEWERS
Season Six of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” Scores Highest-Rated Season of the Franchise Among All Key Demos
NEW YORK – April 15, 2014 –Bravo Media broke record ratings on Sunday night as “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” and “Watch What Happens Live” were the two highest-rated unscripted cable telecasts for the day among all key demos, with both shows beating out competing telecasts that night.
“Watch What Happens Live,” hosted by Andy Cohen, featuring a one-on-one interview with “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” star NeNe Leakes, delivered its highest-rated episode of the season-to-date with 3.5 million total viewers and 2 million P18-49, according to Nielsen. Bravo ranked #1 among all key demos versus ad-supported cable networks in its 9PM half-hour timeslot.
Additionally, season six of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” was the highest-rated season of the “The Real Housewives” franchise among all key demos, averaging over 3.8 million total viewers and 2.2 million P18-49, up 25 percent and 17 percent respectively from prior season.
Tune in tonight at 11pm ET/PT as Cohen welcomes Heather Thomson from “The Real Housewives of New York City” and Tabatha Coffey. “Watch What Happens Live” is the only live late night, interactive talk show that features guests from the world of entertainment, politics and pop culture. The series includes lively debates on everything from fashion, the latest on everyone’s favorite “Bravolebrities” and to what celebrity is making headlines that week. Past guests who have joined Cohen in the Bravo Club house include Cher, Oprah, Lady GaGa, Sarah Meryl Streep, Will Farrell, Jessica Parker, Jerry Seinfeld, Lisa Marie Pressley, Tina Fey, Liam Neeson, Jimmy Fallon, Anderson Cooper and Matthew Broderick. For more information, please visit: http://www.bravotv.com/watch-what-happens-live.
During Part I of the reunion on Sunday, April 20 at 8pm ET/PT, the ladies come together for the first time in a while to reveal what’s new in their lives and to discuss some of the drama revolving around Kenya this season. Plus, the ongoing tension between Porsha and Kenya takes center stage. Andy then sits down with Porsha one-on-one, which results in a surprising turn of events. For a sneak peek of the three-part reunion go to: http://www.bravotv.com/the-real-housewives-of-atlanta/season-6/videos/a-sneak-peek-at-the-reunion
"The Real Housewives of Atlanta" is produced by True Entertainment for Bravo. Steven Weinstock, Glenda Hersh, Lauren Eskelin and Carlos King serve as Executive Producers with Lorraine Haughton serving as a Co-Executive Producer.
"Watch What Happens Live" is produced by Embassy Row for Bravo. Michael Davies, Deirdre Connolly and Andy Cohen serve as executive producers.
Source: Nielsen Media Research, LS data, timeslot rank- strict daypart, 9P-9:30P on 4/13/14 including all measured ad-supported cable networks, key demos- P18-49, P25-54, P2+, Real Housewives season averages include regular season episodes only, 4/13 cable telecasts through 3A.
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