BRAVO MEDIA'S "THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ORANGE COUNTY" FINALE SCORES SEASON HIGH WITH 2.5 MILLION TOTAL VIEWERS
"Pregnant in Heels" and "Watch What Happens Live" Both Deliver Double Digit Growth
NEW YORK - June 27, 2012 - Bravo Media's dramatic season finale of "The Real Housewives of Orange County" earned season high with 2.5 million total viewers and 1.6 million adults 18-49, according to Nielsen. The conclusion of "Bow-Gate" and demise of Vicki and Tamra's relationship in last night's episode was up 27 percent among total viewers and 39 percent among adults 18-49 compared to last week's finale part one (6/19/12). Season seven averaged an impressive 1.95 million total viewers and 1.26 million adults 18-49. For more information, visit www.BravoTV.com and follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/BravoPR.
Bravo's "Pregnant in Heels" also delivered double digit growth with its highest rated episode of the series to date, with 931,000 total viewers and 554,000 adults 18-49, up 30 percent and 37 percent, respectively, compared to last week's episode (6/19/12). Additionally, "Watch What Happens Live" hosted by Andy Cohen with guests Denise Richards and "The Real Housewives of Orange County" Tamra Barney delivered 1.2 million total viewers and 699,000 adults 18- 49, up 37 percent and 63 percent, respectively, from last Tuesday's episode.
Tonight on "Watch What Happens Live" at 11:00PM ET/PT Andy is joined by Joe Manganiello from the new film "Magic Mike" and Andrew Zimmern from Travel Channel's "Bizarre Foods America." For clips of Tuesday's episode visit: http://www.bravotv.com/watch-what-happens-live/season-7/videos/turn-me-tuesday
Next week on "Pregnant in Heels," premiering Tuesday, July 3 at 10pm ET/PT, It's an exciting week for Rosie as she and her husband Daron finally find out if they're having a baby boy or girl. Meanwhile, Rosie goes out of town with Aimee and Seth, who hope that having a baby won't get in the way of their affinity for road trips. Back in New York City, Rosie meets Akua, a soon-to-be single mom who's determined to find a man now. For a sneak peek visit: http://www.bravotv.com/pregnant-in-heels/season-2/videos/baby-buzzkill
Then, on Tuesday, July 10 at 9pm ET/PT, after the most dramatic season of "The Real Housewives of Orange County," the OC ladies come together again for laughter, fighting and tears in part one of the explosive two-part reunion. Alexis is in the hot seat when she demands an apology from the ladies for calling her phony. An all-out war results when Tamra, Heather and Gretchen point out examples of Alexis' insincerity and Vicki comes to her defense. Meanwhile, Gretchen accuses Vicki of being a hypocrite regarding her relationship with Brooks, leaving Vicki feeling backed into a corner with almost no support. For a sneak peek visit: http://www.bravotv.com/the-real-housewives-of-orange-county/season-7/videos/the-oc-reunion-youll-never-forget
"The Real Housewives of Orange County" is produced by Evolution Media for Bravo, with partners Douglas Ross, Gregory Stewart and Kathleen French along with Scott Dunlop and Kevin Lee serving as executive producers.
"Pregnant in Heels" is produced by Hud:sun Media for Bravo. Michael Rourke, Gerette Allegra, Megan Estrada and Danielle King are Executive Producers.
"Watch What Happens: Live" is produced by Embassy Row for Bravo. Michael Davies and Andy Cohen serve as executive producers.
Source: Nielsen Media Research, LS data through 6/26/12, includes premiere episodes only.
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