via press release:
BRAVO MEDIA ACHIEVES #1 NON-SPORTS RELATED TELECAST ON CABLE FOR THE WEEK IN P18-49 AND P25-54 WITH “THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA”
“Thicker Than Water” Garners Second Consecutive Season High Among Total Viewers
NEW YORK – December 26, 2013 – Bravo Media hit a ratings high this past Sunday night as “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” earned the #1 spot among non-sports related telecasts on cable for the week (12/16-12/22) in P18-49 and P25-54, according to Nielsen. “The Real Housewives of Atlanta,” which featured the ladies on an all-girls trip in Savannah, scored nearly 3.7 million total viewers (up 6 percent from prior week’s episode) and over 2 million P18-49 (up 5 percent). Additionally, Bravo ranked #1 among P18-49 versus cable competition for the night (8pm-11pm).
“Thicker Than Water,” which featured Benji’s wedding drama, continued Bravo’s strong ratings streak Sunday night with nearly 2.1 million total viewers, making the episode a second consecutive season high among total viewers. Bravo ranked #2 in cable in the 9pm hour among P18-49 (also out-delivering CBS) and #1 among P25-54. Through six episodes, the freshman series is averaging over 1.7 million total viewers.
For a new episode of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” tune in this Sunday, December 29 at 8pm ET/PT, when the ladies are still enjoying their time in Savannah, things quickly take a left turn when NeNe and Cynthia come to a heated disagreement about parenting. Comforted by Kenya and Porsha, Cynthia opens up about worrying for her daughter while Kenya and Porsha bond over their shared desire for children. Porsha debates putting her divorce on pause and reaching out to Kordell, and receives surprisingly stern advice from NeNe. Meanwhile, Kenya pulls aside Phaedra in hopes of settling their differences once and for all. After attending an outrageous drag show, the ladies enjoy one last home-cooked Savannah dinner together – but an unwelcomed guest creates a huge commotion, causing the meal to end on an unexpected note. For a sneak peek, please visit: http://www.bravotv.com/the-real-housewives-of-atlanta/season-6/videos/shots-and-screams-in-savannah
Immediately following, check out a new episode of “Thicker Than Water” this Sunday, December 29 at 9pm ET/PT, when Jewel and Brooklyn are both getting their hustle on – Jewel planning Benji & Shanira’s wedding and Brooklyn preparing for her next hair show. Emotions take a dark turn when Junice gathers her sisters together for another family therapy session. Tensions run deep when the entire family is in the audience as Brooklyn tries to pull off the biggest night of her life. For a sneak peek, please visit: http://www.bravotv.com/thicker-than-water/season-1/videos/exposing-a-secret-from-jewel-s-past
“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.
“Thicker Than Water” is produced by Sirens Media with Rebecca Toth Diefenbach, Valerie Haselton Drescher, Lucilla D’Agostino, Kris Lindquist and Michael Call serving as Executive Producers.
Source: Nielsen Media Research, LS data through 12/22/13, RHOA vs. all measured cable telecasts for week of 12/16/13-12/22/13, hour and night rank based on time period data versus all measured cable nets.
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