DISCOVERY CHANNEL SCORED ITS HIGHEST-RATED MONDAYS EVER FOR THIRD CONSECUTIVE MONTH
(Los Angeles) - Discovery Channel continued its ratings streak during May. For the third month in a row, Discovery scored its highest-rated Mondays ever among P25-54 and M25-54. The network also had its highest-rated May Sundays ever across P/W25-54, and W18-49 and remained a Top 5 cable network among P/M 25-54 and P/M 18-49.
Discovery owned May's top cable series - including scripted - on Mondays with STREET OUTLAWS (M25-54 and M18-49), Tuesdays with DEADLIEST CATCH (P/M 25-54 and P18-49) and Sundays with NAKED AND AFRAID XL and NAKED AND AFRAID (P25-54).
Discovery continued its rating dominance, owning more of the month's top 10 cable series - including scripted - among P25-54, M25-54, M18-49 and P2+ (STREET OUTLAWS, NAKED AND AFRAID XL, DEADLIEST CATCH, NAKED AND AFRAID, AND VEGAS RAT RODS) than any other network. Fan-favorite STREET OUTLAWS was the #1 series on all of TV - including scripted - on Monday nights among M18-49.
Source: The Nielsen Company, L+3 TP-based coverage area data; "best ever" stories based on ratings (2 decimals), net/program ranks & comparisons based on 000s; program rankers excl. repeats, breakouts, programs < 5 min, specials, sports & sports programming, news, talk shows, and movies/documentaries.