“IYANLA: FIX MY LIFE” DELIVERS 1.15 MILLION VIEWERS SATURDAY NIGHT ON OWN
Los Angeles – OWN’s popular series “Iyanla: Fix My Life” from Harpo Studios delivered 1.15 million total viewers and a .99 rating in the network’s key W25-54 demo on Saturday night (9/20/14) making it the highest rated episode since November 2013 and the third most watched episode in the history of the series on OWN.
The episode, which was the third installment of a three-part mega-fix, was also Saturday night’s most-watched telecast on all of TV for African-American viewers and the #1 ad-supported cable telecast for all African-American women. Additionally, the current season average is up double-digits in women 25-54 (+67%) and total viewers (+63%) over last season.
In Saturday night’s episode, spiritual life coach Iyanla Vanzant worked with a man who has fathered 34 children with 17 different women, in addition to adopting nine other children.
In a follow-up “Iyanla: Fix My Life” special episode on Saturday, September 27 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, Iyanla tackles the issue of wounded women settling for wounded men. She is joined by a group of women in-studio, including many of the mothers featured on the “Fix My Father With 34 Children” three-part mega-fix.
Source: The Nielsen Company
About Iyanla: Fix My Life
In the NAACP Image Award-winning series “Iyanla: Fix My Life,” bestselling author, spiritual life coach and television host Iyanla Vanzant goes behind closed doors to help people whose relationships and lives have broken down. The series is produced by Harpo Studios and executive produced by Jill Van Lokeren, Jon Sinclair, and Iyanla Vanzant. Join the conversation on Twitter using #FixMyLife
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OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network is the first and only network named for, and inspired by, a single iconic leader. Oprah Winfrey’s heart and creative instincts inform the brand – and the magnetism of the channel. Winfrey provides leadership in programming and attracts superstar talent to join her in primetime, building a global community of like-minded viewers and leading that community to connect on social media and beyond. OWN is a singular destination on cable. Depth with edge. Heart. Star power. Connection. And endless possibilities. OWN is a joint venture between Harpo, Inc. and Discovery Communications. The network debuted on January 1, 2011 and is available in 85 million homes. The venture also includes the award-winning digital platform Oprah.com. For more information, please visit www.oprah.com/own