Bravo Ranks as #1 Cable Entertainment Network in Timeslot for Key Demo
Hotlanta is on fire! Bravo Media was the #1 cable entertainment network in the 8pm hour this past Sunday night among P18-49 and P25-54, as well as ranked #2 among total viewers. "The Real Housewives of Atlanta: Kandi's Wedding" delivered 2.6 million total viewers, making it the most-watched episode of the season-to-date and also the #1 unscripted cable entertainment telecast of the day among 25-54. "Kandi's Wedding" scored over 1.3 million P18-49 and over 1.4 million P25-54, up 18 percent and 22 percent respectively from the prior week's episode (6/15/14). The season thus far is averaging over 1.2 million P18-49, nearly 1.4 million 25-54 and over 2.4 million total viewers, according to Nielsen.
Immediately following at 9pm, "Watch What Happens Live" hosted by Andy Cohen with guest Kandi Burruss, scored over 2.2 million total viewers and almost 1 million P18-49 as the two sat down to discuss the rocky road to her dream wedding with Todd. Rounding out the night, "Married to Medicine" earned over 1.7 million total viewers and garnered 885,000 P18-49. Additionally, Bravo had two of the top three most social unscripted programs in Primetime with "Kandi's Wedding" (#2) and "Married to Medicine" (#3).
Tune in to "Watch What Happens Live" tonight at 11pm ET/PT as Cohen welcomes talk show host John Oliver and Sonja Morgan of "The Real Housewives of New York City" 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. 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, Jennifer Lopez, 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 into a new episode of "Married to Medicine" this Sunday, June 29 at 9pm ET/PT, when Quad and Toya Face Off with Mariah in the courtroom, lending their support to Reco Chappelle, as he disputes Mariah's restraining order. Meanwhile, Jackie is visited by her stepdaughter Kursten, who reveals something surprising. Later, Mariah decides to extend a peace offering to all the ladies by inviting them to the launch of her new business venture. Then, after all her hard work, Lisa Nicole unveils her design collection to Atlanta and the world. For a sneak peek, go to: http://www.bravotv.com/married-to-medicine/season-2/videos/hostages-at-lisa-nicole-s-fashion-show
Then it's a night of finales on Sunday, July 6 beginning at 8pm ET/PT when "The Real Housewives of Atlanta: Kandi's Wedding" delivers a supersized finale when it's the night before Kandi's dream wedding and Todd refuses to sign the pre-nup. Kandi tries to save face by attending the rehearsal dinner alone, while Todd and his friends retire to his hotel to debate whether or not the wedding is the best idea. Finally deciding that marrying Kandi is more important than anything, Todd sneaks back to their house in the middle of the night to tell Kandi he has agreed to sign. But the wedding day isn't without drama: Momma Joyce once again stirs the pot by purposely ignoring Todd's teenage daughter, igniting a huge argument between Kandi and her mother just hours before the ceremony is scheduled to begin. As Kandi prepares to walk down the aisle, she worries that her mom might fly off the handle and object to the wedding while Kandi's dad officiates. For a sneak peek, go to: http://www.bravotv.com/kandis-wedding/season-1/videos/next-the-wedding-day-is-here. Immediately following at 9:30pm ET/PT, Andy Cohen sits down with the newlyweds, Kandi Burruss and Todd Tucker for a special episode of "Watch What Happens Live." For more information, please visit:http://www.bravotv.com/watch-what-happens-live
Tune into a new episode of "Married To Medicine" at 10pm ET/PT as Quad confronts Dr. Simone over their fallout at Lisa Nicole's fashion show. Toya shows off her new extravagant home to Dr. Heavenly who has a lot to say. Mariah is disappointed at the Cinnamon Girl launch party when some of the ladies stand her up. Meanwhile, Quad is finally ready to launch her puppy couture line with a fabulous fashion show, everyone, except Mariah, shows up to support her. Will Quad succeed at getting the investors she needs to help the company take off?
"The Real Housewives of Atlanta: Kandi's Wedding" is produced by True Entertainment with Steven Weinstock, Glenda Hersh, Lauren Eskelin and Carlos King serving as Executive Producers. Kandi Burruss and Todd Tucker also serve as Executive Producers.
"Watch What Happens Live" is produced by Embassy Row with 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 through 6/22/14, Sunday network rank based on strict daypart and includes non-sports cable networks, telecast rank through 3A. Nielsen SocialGuide Intelligence; Cable reality networks only, Primetime 8pm-10:59pm, New or Live Episodes.
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