CTV Buries Bones as So You Think You Can Dance Canada Captures Urban
-- Canada's biggest homegrown show wins big in the country's most
competitive markets --
TORONTO, Oct. 2 /CNW/ - Last night's two-hour So You Think You Can Dance
Canada Top 20 reveal unseated Global's simulcast of Bones at 8 p.m. and NCIS
at 9 p.m. in key demos in the competitive markets of Toronto and Vancouver.
En route to a national audience of 1.1 million viewers, SYTYCDC finished
No.1 in Toronto in the all-competitive 8 p.m. time-slot last night, delivering
more A18-49 and A25-54 viewers than Bones on Global/FOX. In Vancouver, the
story was the same, with SYTYCDC outperforming Bones in all three demos of
A25-54, A18-34 and A18-49.
Among the highlights:
- At 8 p.m., So You Think You Can Dance Canada was the No.1 program
nationally with A18-34 and A18-49, drawing more viewers than Global's
- At 9 p.m., SYTYCDC was No.1 nationally with viewers A18-34, A18-49
and A25-54, drawing more viewers than Global's NCIS.
- At 9 p.m., SYTYCDC was No.1 with A18-34, A18-49 and A25-54 against
NCIS in both Toronto and Vancouver.
The heat continued on 'A', with America's Next Top Model outstrutting
E!'s Knight Rider at 8 p.m. with all key female demos, and A18-34 nationally
and in Toronto and Vancouver.
Encore episodes of So You Think You Can Dance Canada air Sundays at
9 p.m. on MuchMusic (visit muchmusic.com to confirm local broadcast times).
Highlights of So You Think You Can Dance Canada are available on demand
on the CTV Video Player at CTV.ca.
In the next episode of So You Think You Can Dance Canada (Wednesday,
October 8 at 8 p.m. ET on CTV), the Top 20 perform for the very first time
before the first elimination episode airs Thursday, October 9 at 7:30 p.m. on
CTV (visit CTV.ca to confirm local listings).
Source: Preliminary overnight data, CTV Total, Global Total and CBC Total
(BBM Nielsen Media Research).
For further information:
For further information: Laura Heath Potter, CTV Inc., (416) 332-4633,
firstname.lastname@example.org; Jim Quan, CTV Inc., (416) 332-5311, email@example.com