LOGO BREAKS RECORDS WITH HIGHEST RATED THURSDAY IN NETWORK HISTORY
"RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars" Soars to New Heights with Most Watched Episode in History and Biggest Audience in Three Years
"Finding Prince Charming" Hits Series High, Up 22% from Season-to-Date
New York, NY, September 29, 2016 - Fresh off the heels of RuPaul's landmark Emmy win, the "RuPaul's Drag Race" franchise is continuing to break ground with its current "All Stars" edition soaring to new ratings heights. Last Thursday's episode of "RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars" which saw Alyssa Edwards and Tatianna return to the competition notched a series best, up 88% from the current season average, to become the highest rated episode in "All Stars" history. Additionally, this was the highest rated episode in the "RuPaul's Drag Race" franchise since the Season 5 finale in 2013. Season to date; "RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars" has reached 8.2 million viewers across all platforms.
Logo's much buzzed about new dating competition series, "Finding Prince Charming" is also heating up Thursday nights. The series third and most recent episode was up 22% from its season average and up 9% above the week prior. Season to date and across all platforms, "Finding Prince Charming" has reached 3 million plus viewers. The success of "Finding Prince Charming" and "RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars" has led Logo to its highest rated Thursday night in network history.
"RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars" returns tonight, Thursday, September 29th at 8:00 PM ET/PT with an all-new episode that features the queens designing and marketing drag-influenced products. Entrepreneur Marcus Lemonis (CNBC's "The Profit") co-stars, and comedian Graham Norton guest judges. For a sneak peek of tonight's episode, visit http://www.logotv.com/video-clips/r5s0o6/.
"Finding Prince Charming" is all-new tonight at 9:00 PM ET/PT as Robert gets a taste for the three suitors he has yet to connect with and has to decide which suitors are playing a game and which ones are playing for keeps. For a sneak peek of tonight's episode, visithttp://www.logotv.com/video-clips/etspqp.
"RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars" is produced by World of Wonder Productions with Fenton Bailey, Randy Barbato, Tom Campbell, Steven Corfe, Mandy Salangsang and RuPaul Charles serving as Executive Producers. Pamela Post and Tim Palazzola are Executive Producers for Logo.
"Finding Prince Charming" is produced by Brian Graden Media. Executive Producers for Brian Graden Media are Brian Graden and Dave Mace with Fred Birckhead and Nick Murray also serving as executive producers. Pamela Post and Stevenson Greene are Executive Producers for Logo and Jen Passovoy serves as producer.
Source: NMR, Top Thursday: P18-49, Live+SD, 12/31/09-09/22/16, Thursday 8pm-11pm; RuPaul's All Stars Drag Race 2: P18-49, Live 3, Logo only plays, 08/25/16-09/22/16; Best RuPaul All Stars: 10/22/12-09/22/16; Best RuPaul: 05/06/13-09/22/16; Finding Prince Charming: P18-49, Live 3, Logo only plays, 09/08/16-09/22/16; All Stars Reach: P2+, Live 3, 08/25/16-09/22/16, All plays on Logo and VH1, 1 min qualifier; Finding Prince Charming Reach: P2+, Live 3, 09/08/16-09/22/16, All plays on Logo and VH1, 1 min qualifier; Digital data: Omniture, 08/01/16-09/28/16, Global, .com only, v26 video franchise hit level for "RuPaul's Drag Race" and "Finding Prince Charming"
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