via press release:
TLC’s SISTER WIVES SEASON FINALE IS SERIES’ MOST WATCHED AND HIGHEST RATED EPISODE EVER GARNERING 3.4 M P2+VIEWERS AND 2.8 HH RATING
Sunday night was the most watched episode in the history of TLC’s hit series SISTER WIVES. Viewers tuned in and learned the truth behind the headlines, bringing 3.4 M P2+ viewers and resulting in record-shattering numbers. The Tell All special that aired immediately following the finale averaged 2.7M P2+ viewers.
Fueled by fans live tweeting with the Browns, SISTER WIVES ranked as cable’s #3 most social reality series program in primetime last Sunday (Source: Nielsen, live/new, 3/1/15).
Sister Wives returns for a 6th season in the Fall of 2015.
Source: Nielsen, 3/1/15 or as dated. L+3 Cov Rtg/(000s).
TLC brings viewers inside the rarely seen world of plural families with its hit series SISTER WIVES following Kody Brown, and his four wives — Meri, Janelle, Christine and Robyn–along with their 17 children. The series continues to explore this unconventional, yet somehow relatable, family as they experience the ups and downs of living a plural lifestyle.
Offering remarkably relatable real-life stories without judgment, the network celebrates the reality that “everyone needs a little TLC.” TLC’s hit series share everyday heart, humor, hope, and human connection with programming genres that include fascinating families, heartwarming transformations, and life’s milestone moments such as wedding-themed programs anchored by Say Yes To The Dress. In 2014, TLC was a top 10 cable network with women, with 30 series averaging 1 million P2+ viewers or more, including two series that averaged 3 million P2+ viewers or more: 19 Kids and Counting and The Little Couple.
TLC is a global brand available in more than 95 million homes in the US and 303 million households in 190 markets internationally. A destination online, TLC.com offers in-depth fan sites and exclusive original video content. Fans can also interact with TLC through social media on Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and @TLC on Twitter as well as On Demand services, YouTube and mobile platforms. TLC is part of Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA,DISCB, DISCK), the world’s #1 pay-TV programmer reaching more than 3 billion cumulative subscribers in 220 countries and territories.