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Bravo Ranks No. 1 in the 9PM Timeslot Among Adults 18-49 Versus All Cable Competition

“Watch What Happens: Live” Beats All Late Night Cable Talk Show Competition Among All Key Demos

NEW YORK – January 14, 2011 – On the heels of the “The Millionaire Matchmaker” setting record ratings for both its finale and season four earlier this week, Bravo again set record-breaking ratings with “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” attracting 3.7 million total viewers in a combined telecast average of the 9pm original and 10pm encore presentations, according to Nielsen Media Research. The 9pm hour attracted 2.31 million total viewers and 1.48 million adults 18-49, making it the No. 1 telecast among adults 18-49 versus all cable competition in the timeslot. The episode also became the highest rated episode of the season among total viewers. The 10pm hour earned 1.42 million total viewers and 932,000 adults 18-49. For more information, visit Follow us on Twitter at

Additionally, last night’s episode of the buzzy late-night series “Watch What Happens: Live” outperformed all late night cable talk show competition across all key demos, including TBS’ “Conan.” Featuring guest Camille Grammer who revealed she met Katye Walsh — Kelsey Grammer’s fiance for the first time — “WWHL” hosted by Andy Cohen attracted 1.5 million total viewers and over 1 million adults 18-49. “WWHL” beat original broadcasts of TBS’s “Conan,” by 36% among total viewers and 13% among adults 18-49; E!’s “Chelsea Lately” by 74% among total viewers and 71% among adults 18-49 and; Comedy Central’s “Daily Show with Jon Stewart” by 5% among total viewers and 33% among adults 18-49. Clips are available at On Sunday, January 16th at 11pm ET/PT host of “The Fashion Show: Ultimate Collection” Iman and “The Real Housewives of Atlanta’s” Nene Leakes will join Andy for some cocktails and conversation in the Bravo Clubhouse

“The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” season finale airs next Thursday, January 20, at 9 p.m. ET/PT, with an encore presentation at 10pm ET/PT. Taylor’s birthday celebration is disrupted when Kim and Kyle finally go to blows after years of pent up family frustration. A lot of things are said and their sisterly bond may be broken forever. Meanwhile, another bond is breaking as Camille gets word from her husband that he wants to end their marriage.

Source: LS data through 1/13/11.

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