AMERICAN HEROES CHANNEL CELEBRATES BEST JULY EVER IN PRIME AND TOTAL DAY DELIVERY AMONG P2+ AND HH
--July Ratings Anchored by Premieres of All-New Original Network Series GUNSLINGERS--
(Silver Spring, Md.) - July 2014 was American Heroes Channel's (AHC) best July ever* in Prime for delivery among P2+ (227k) and HH (190k), as well as in Total Day (Mon-Sun 6a-6a) for delivery among P2+ (154k) and HH (136k). This marks 17 consecutive months of year-over-year Total Day gains in delivery among P2+ and HH, and ten consecutive months of year-over-year Prime gains in delivery among P2+.
As of July, AHC is on track to have its best year ever in Prime delivery among P2+ (231k) and HH (186k), as well as Total Day delivery among P2+ (154k) and HH (132k).
AHC welcomed the launch of the all-new original network series, GUNSLINGERS on Sunday, July 20 at 10/9c, breaking the record for the network's best Prime telecast ever for delivery among P2+ (696k) and HH (475k), and was the network's best original series debut ever among P25-54 (218k) and M25-54 (154k) delivery.** In 60 million homes, AHC's series premiere of GUNSLINGERS ranked #20 for delivery among M25-54 (154k) among all ad-supported cable, beating larger networks such as Fox News, Nat Geo, Travel and H2, among others.***
Anchored by the premiere of GUNSLINGERS at 10/9c, Sunday night (7/20/14) was the AHC's best Sunday night ever in Prime for delivery among P2+ (440k) and HH (318k).
About American Heroes Channel
American Heroes Channel (AHC) is a network from Discovery Communications that tells timeless stories in which a challenge appears - be it a situation or a villain - and a hero arises. Currently in 60 million homes, AHC provides a rare glimpse into major events that shaped our world, visionary leaders and unexpected heroes who made a difference, and the great defenders of our freedom. For more information, please visit AHCtv.com, facebook.com/AHCtelevision, or Twitter.com/AHC_TV . American Heroes Channel is part of Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK), the world's #1 nonfiction media company reaching more than 2.7 billion cumulative subscribers in 220 countries and territories.
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*Network launched in January 2005 as Military Channel
**Source: Nielsen, NHI Calendar, 9/27/05-7/27/14, L+SD data, Program Based Dayparts, Prime (M-Su 8p-11p).
***Source: Nielsen, NHI Calendar, 7/20/14, 10p-11p, L+SD data, M25-54 Delivery (000s), Time Period Averages, Ad-supported cable.