via press release:
BRAVO MEDIA RANKS #1 IN CABLE ON SUNDAY NIGHT AND MARKS BEST NIGHT IN NETWORK HISTORY AMONG ALL KEY DEMOS
“Watch What Happens Live” Earns A Series High with Nearly 4 Million Total Viewers
“The Real Housewives of Atlanta” Delivers the Most-Watched Reunion Episode of the Franchise with 4.3 Million Total Viewers; “Married to Medicine” Up Double Digits Among P18-49
NEW YORK – May 6, 2014 – Behind the strength of its Sunday night lineup, Bravo Media was the #1 ad-supported cable network for the night in primetime this past Sunday among all key demos, according to Nielsen. Sunday also marked the network’s best night ever among all key demos and most watched day among total viewers. “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” garnered a franchise reunion high among total viewers with 4.3 million and was the #1 unscripted cable entertainment telecast of the week among P18-49 with over 2.4 million. Immediately following, “Watch What Happens Live,” hosted by Andy Cohen with guest Porsha Williams, scored over 3.9 million total viewers and 2.2 million P18-49, making it the highest-rated episode of the series to-date among all key demos. Rounding out the night, “Married to Medicine” delivered over 2.3 million total viewers and was up 20 percent from the prior week among P18-49 with over 1.3 million. In addition, Bravo was the #1 most social cable network of the day and “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” was the #1 most social cable program of the day on Sunday.
Tune in to “Watch What Happens Live” tonight at 11pm ET/PT as Cohen welcomes Sonja Morgan from “The Real Housewives of New York City” and actor David Alan Grier from to the clubhouse. “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. Hosted by Andy Cohen, the series includes lively debates on everything from the latest drama surrounding your favorite Bravolebrities to what celebrity is making headlines that week. Past guests who have joined Cohen in the Bravo Club house include Cher, Oprah, Lady GaGa, Meryl Streep, Will Ferrell, Sarah 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.
Tune in next Sunday, May 11 at 8pm ET/PT, for a super-sized 90-minute special event for “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” beginning with a one hour “Secrets Revealed” episode featuring never-before-seen footage from this past season including: NeNe dining with one of her “Glee” co-stars, to Kandi and Momma Joyce’s relationship and more of the aftermath from this past season. Then at 9:00pm ET/PT, Andy Cohen sits downs with Kenya Moore for a special “Watch What Happens Live” one-on-one to discuss the events of an unforgettable season and the three part reunion. For a sneak peek of the “Secrets Revealed” episode, please visit: http://www.bravotv.com/the-real-housewives-of-atlanta/season-6/videos/kenya-moore-s-sexy-shoot
Immediately following at a special time, check out a new episode of “Married to Medicine” at 9:30pm ET/PT, where the drama of the WEN Conference continues with more tears and accusations thrown out by Mariah and Quad. Dr. Simone convinces Dr. Jackie to meet with an adoption counselor to help in her quest to convince Curtis to have a baby. It’s the big day for Lisa as she finally finds out whether or not she’s cancer free. In a last ditch effort to save their friendship, Quad invites Mariah to an upcoming fashion show. Will Mariah accept the olive branch? For a sneak peek, please visit: http://www.bravotv.com/married-to-medicine/season-2/videos/next-on-mariah-won-t-be-run-off-by-quad
“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.
“Married to Medicine” is produced by Fremantle North America and developed by Purveyors of Pop with Matt Anderson and Nate Green serving as Executive Producers.
Source: Nielsen Media Research, LS data, 5/04 cable net ranks include all measured ad-supported cable nets 8p-11p, cable telecast rank includes all measured unscripted cable entertainment telecasts for wk of 4/28 through 5/04 3a, Bravo best night ever based on 8p-11p, best day ever based on total day 5/04 through 3a, all key demos- P18-49, P25-54, P2+. Episode: Nielsen SocialGuide Intelligence; Cable networks only, all day parts, all episode types. Network: Cable networks only, all day parts, all episode types.
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