TV ONE'S "UNSUNG HOLLYWOOD" FEATURING BERNIE MAC PREMIERE NIGHT IS NO. 1 WITH BLACK VIEWERS
Unsung Hollywood Bernie Mac Premiere Night Reaches 1.5 Million Total Viewers 2+
SILVER SPRING, MD - JULY 27, 2015 - TV One today announced that its popular docu-series Unsung Hollywood was the No. 1 telecast on Cable in its timeslot among key demos Black P25-54, W25-54, P18-49, W18-49. On Live +3 and airing Wednesday, July 22, the episode profiling comedic actor Bernie Mac delivered .73 HHLD(411K), .67 W25-54(201K), .56 W18-49(172K) and 0.51 P25-54(300K). The next Unsung Hollywood episode profiles comedian George Wallace on Wednesday, July 29 at 8PM/ET.
Additional ratings highlights include:
· Unsung Hollywood: Bernie Mac is the No. 2 Unsung Hollywood performance ever among Total Viewers 2+ and HHLDS behind Redd Foxx premiere episode
· TV One was the No. 2 Ad-Supported Cable Network in Primetime on Wednesday night among Black P25-54 and Black W25-54.
Source: Nielsen TV Toolbox Live+3; (07/22/15) Weds Primetime Cable Net Ranker, AAP25-54, AAW25-54; Unsung Hollywood Performance; Premiere Night Cable Program Ranker, AA P25-54, F25-54, P18-49, F18-49, & HHLDS; Unsung Hollywood Telecast Ranker (2/26/14-7/22/15). All reach stats based on P2+, 1 Min Qualifier
Unsung Hollywood is Executive Produced by Arthur Smith, Kent Weed, Mark Rowland, and Frank Sinton of A. Smith & Co. Production for TV One. Henry Schipper is Co-Executive Producer. Lamar Chase serves as Producer for TV One. Executive In Charge of Production is Robyn Greene Arrington. D'Angela Proctor is Head of Original Programming and Production for the network.
About TV One:
Launched in January 2004, TV One (www.tvone.tv) serves 57 million households, offering a broad range of real-life and entertainment-focused original programming, classic series, movies and music designed to entertain and inform a diverse audience of adult Black viewers. The network is the exclusive home of News One Now, the only live daily news program targeting Black viewers. In December 2008, the company launched TV One High Def, which now serves 14 million households. TV One is solely owned by Radio One [NASDAQ: ROIA and ROIAK, www.radio-one.com], the largest radio company that primarily targets Black and urban listeners.