It was a record rating for ‘Deadliest Catch’! …The premiere episode that aired just a couple of days ago–Tues 04/13/10–not only broke its own viewing record with a whopping 4.6 viewers tuning in to watch the premiere eppy, it also was the #1 prime time cable series for that night. It’s Hot!
The Tuesday, April 13, 2010 at 9PM premiere episode of DEADLIEST CATCH pulled in a 3.09 HH and a 2.66 P25-54 AA%, making it the highest-rated episode in series history among most key demos including HH, P2+, P/M25-54, P18-49, P18+ and P/M/W35-54 in delivery and ratings. The season six premiere episode also earned a spot as one of the top 25 highest rated primetime telecasts in Discovery Channel history among P25-54.
The ratings success of DEADLIEST CATCH and CONSTRUCTION INTERVENTION made Discovery Channel the #1 cable network in primetime on April 13 for P/M 25-54 and P/M 18-49
“Catch” reeled in 4.6 million viewers last night, many doubtless tuning in to see the late Capt. Phil Harris, who died in February after suffering a stroke. The tally made “Catch” the most-watched series on cable Tuesday night.