Bravo's Must-See Content Sparks Double-Digit Growth
Bravo Media, a program service of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, maintained its position as one of the leading primetime destinations on television in August. The network averaged 532,000 A18-49 and 962,000 total viewers, up fifteen percent and nineteen percent, respectively, compared to August 2012.
Maintaining its No. 1 position as having the most affluent, educated and engaged audience in cable entertainment, Bravo ranks No. 10 in primetime among all cable entertainment networks in the adult 18-49 demo 2013 to-date. Since The Real Housewives of New Jersey season premiere, Bravo has ranked No. 1 among A18-49 and A25-54 in cable and No. 2 among total viewers on Sundays in the 8:00 PM hour.
August was fueled by fun-in-the-sun series including The Real Housewives of Orange County (pictured) which earned a season high among all key demos with 2.3 million A18-49 and 3.5 million total viewers for the season finale on Aug. 5 and the season three premiere of The Real Housewives of Miami was the most-watched premiere of the series with 1.4 million total viewers on Aug. 12.
The season finale of the new docu-series Below Deck on Aug. 26 earned a season high with 1.2 million A25-54 and 1.8 million total viewers. Real-estate ruled as the season finale of Million Dollar Listing New York earned the most watched episode of the franchise with 1.9 million total viewers on July 31 and the season six premiere of Million Dollar Listing Los Angeles earned its highest premiere among all key demos delivering 1.5 million total viewers on Aug. 7. Season two of Interior Therapy with Jeff Lewis is currently averaging 1.3 million total viewers up double digits over the previous season. Additionally, season 10 of Watch What Happens Live, Bravo’s late night interactive talk show hosted by Andy Cohen, is averaging 972,000 total viewers.
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