The Season 2 renewal of Beyond seems to be an investment that has paid off for Freeform.
The cable channel today issued a press release about the ratings gains for the Burkely Duffield-led show last week, and it seems the show is doing especially well among Women 18-34. You can find the release below.
‘BEYOND’ SOARS TO NEW SEASON HIGHS WITH ITS BEST NUMBERS IN OVER 1 YEAR
‘BEYOND’ IS CABLE’S NO. 1 SCRIPTED SERIES IN ITS 8 P.M. HOUR IN WOMEN 18-34
On its 6th telecast (on 2/15/18), “Beyond” grew to new season highs with its best numbers in more than 1 year, soaring over the prior week by 96% among Adults 18-34 (147,000/0.21 rating vs. 75,000/0.11 rating), 135% with Women 18-34 (120,000/0.34 rating vs. 51,000/0.15 rating), 85% with Persons 12-34 (183,000/0.19 rating vs. 99,000/0.11 rating) and 111% among Females 12-34 (148,000/0.32 rating vs. 70,000/0.15 rating) – since 1/9/17, 1/2/17, 1/16/17 and 1/2/17, respectively.
In its 8:00 p.m. hour, Freeform’s “Beyond” ranked as the No. 1 scripted series on cable TV among Women 18-34.
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Source: The Nielsen Company, Live + 3 Day U.S. Program Ratings: 2/15/18.