- Available now at Bravo.ca, two-hour premiere is second only to CTV in
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TORONTO, June 14, 2012 /CNW/ - DALLAS galloped into Canada as the most-watched specialty broadcast of the day
on Wednesday, attracting 618,000 viewers for the series premiere on
Bravo, the third most-watched premiere ever on the channel. In its 9 -
11 p.m. timeslot, the premiere made Bravo the #2 channel in the country
behind CTV with total viewers and the key A18-49 and A25-54 demos. In
total, the DALLAS premiere broadcast reached a whopping 1.9 million viewers, making Bravo
the most-watched (non-sports) specialty network of the day on
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The two-hour DALLAS premiere is now available on the newly refreshed bravo.ca, which now features dedicated show pages and on demand video streaming
of exclusive Bravo shows. Since the fresh, new website launched, page
views have tripled, with total visits to the website jumping by 259%.
Videos supported by the new layout have also seen a jump up of 31%.*
In the next new episode of DALLAS, "The Price You Pay" (Wednesday, June 20 at 9 p.m. ET on Bravo), just as John Ross (Josh Henderson) sets out to claim his
birthright and make his father proud, J.R. (Larry Hagman) decides to
move back to Southfork, much to Ann's (Brenda Strong) dismay. Bitter
Ewing family enemy Cliff Barnes (guest star Ken Kercheval, original
DALLAS) returns and tries to reconnect with his nephew, Christopher
(Jesse Metcalfe). Meanwhile, a startling family announcement offers an
opportunity to heal old wounds. Encore broadcasts of DALLAS air Saturdays at 8 p.m. ET beginning June 16 on Bravo.
Also coming up next week on Bravo, are the exciting Season 2 premieres
of SUITS, starring Toronto's Patrick J. Adams along with Gabriel Macht,
and WHITE COLLAR starring Matt Bomer, on Monday, June 18 at 9 p.m. ET and 10 p.m. ET respectively (visit bravo.ca to confirm local broadcast times).
Bravo delivers compelling stories through clever and immersive
programming to viewers across Canada. From high-profile dramas to
blockbuster feature films, Bravo is home to award-winning entertainment
including the Gemini and Emmy®-winning original hit drama, THE BORGIAS.
Bravo is a division of Bell Media, which is owned by BCE Inc.(TSX,
NYSE: BCE), Canada's largest communications company. More information
about Bravo is available at www.bravo.ca.
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