via press release:
SYFY ORIGINAL MOVIE HOUSE OF BONES, STARRING CHARISMA CARPENTER, LIFTS CHANNEL TO #1 IN PRIME AMONG ADULTS 25-54 ON SATURDAY, JANUARY 16
New York, NY — January 20, 2010 — The Syfy Original Movie premiere of House of Bones (starring Buffy the Vampire Slayer‘s Charisma Carpenter and Stargate SG-1‘s Corin Nemec), investigated 1.8 million total viewers, more than 1.0 million Adults 25-54 and 893K Adults 18-49 during its premiere on Saturday, January 16, from 9-11PM (ET/PT).
This performance powered Syfy to #1 for prime versus all basic cable entertainment networks in Adults 25-54.
Compared to the most recent Saturday original movie premiere, Annihilation Earth, on December 12, 2009, House of Bones soared 68% among Adults 18-49 and 34% among Adults 25-54.
House of Bones was produced by Kenneth M. Badish, Dr. Wilfried Ackerman and Griff Furst. Directed by Jeffery Lando. Screenplay by Anthony Ferrante and Gerald J. Frasco. Executive producers: Kenneth M. Badish, Ewerhard Ed Engels, and Roman Viaris.
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 96 million homes, Syfy is a network of NBC Universal, one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies. (Syfy. Imagine greater.)