SUNDAY NIGHT ORIGINALS SCORE BIG FOR OXYGEN
Series Premiere of Captured Scores Impressive 0.6 Among HH
Season Premiere of Snapped Garners Highest Rated Premiere in Oxygen History
New York � October 11, 2007 � Oxygen's "Crime Time Reality" original programming block came up big for the network on Sunday. The series premiere of Captured, Oxygen's newest original series, scored a 0.6 among households, putting it among the top series premieres for the network. The season premiere of Snapped, Oxygen's longest running original series now in its sixth season, was the highest rated season premiere in Oxygen history, scoring a 0.62 among households.
About Oxygen Media
Oxygen, the only cable network owned and operated by women, is currently available in over 74 million homes. The network was launched in 2000 to fill a void in the television landscape -- creating a network targeted to younger women. Oxygen is rewriting the rulebook for women's television, with a vast array of unconventional and original programming including The Janice Dickinson Modeling Agency, The Bad Girls Club, and Tori & Dean: Inn Love. Geraldine Laybourne, the network's founder, Chairman and CEO, has led the company to be a strong advocate for women. Through programs like The Mentor's Walk, Oxygen's national program for bringing along the next generation, and "Who Cares About Girls," Oxygen's new documentary series -- Oxygen is creating The New Girls Network.