Another Big Night for Global's #BIGBROTHER

Its Strongest Performance This Season After Taking Sunday and Wednesday

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TORONTO, July 20, 2012 /CNW/ - The momentum continues for Big Brother 14. Fresh off of Sunday's outstanding performance, Global's hit reality series prevailed Wednesday night, winning in all four markets as well as nationally (A18-49). Then, last night's tumultuous eviction episode drew a season high of 1.8 million viewers, making Big Brother the number one show nationally and in all four key major markets (A18-49).

BIG BROTHER 14 DATA HIGHLIGHTS FOR THURSDAY, JULY 19TH (All data Adults 18-49):

  • Won the night nationally in the key Adults 18-49 demo with 1 million viewers
  • Won the night in all four major markets
  • Increased in audience over last Thursday's premiere nationally by 9%
  • Increased in audience over last Thursday's premiere in Toronto by 11% and Vancouver by 26%

Hot off the heels of Big Brother, Rookie Blue had a great night as well, winning its timeslot again and up 16% (2+) and 18% (A18-49) nationally over last week.

Viewers who missed last night's episode of Big Brother and Rookie Blue can catch up on GlobalTV.com or on their Global Video App, available from the App Store on iPhone, iPod touch and iPad, or on demand through cable and satellite providers across the country.

Big Brother returns to Global this Sunday, July 22 - 10pm ET/PT for the eviction nominations reveal.

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Source: BBM Canada PPM Data - BBM Canada PPM Overnight Data - July 12th to July 19th, 2012

SOURCE Global Television

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Media Contact:

Jacqueline Kendall
Global Television
416.934.7850
Jacqueline.Kendall@shawmedia.ca

Chris McDowall
Global Television
416.967.3132
Chris.McDowall@shawmedia.ca


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