Shadowhunters Ratings: ABC Family/Freeform’s #1 Debut In 2 Years Shadowhunters Ratings: ABC Family/Freeform’s #1 Debut In 2 Years
Freeform touts the ratings success of the Shadowhunters premiere. Shadowhunters Ratings: ABC Family/Freeform’s #1 Debut In 2 Years

Freeform is apparently happy with the ratings for the series premiere of Shadowhunters.

Below, find some press release touting the show’s ratings success.

Shadowhunters airs Tuesdays at 9PM on Freeform — the new name for ABC Family. Read some of our Shadowhunters interviews and other content here!

The series launch of “Shadowhunters” (9:02 p.m. EST) ranked as Freeform/ABC Family’s #1 series debut in over two years in Total Viewers (1.82 million), Adults 18-34 (534,000/0.8 rating), Adults 18-49 (965,000/0.8 rating), Women 18-49 (659,000/1.0 rating) and Viewers 12-34 (809,000/0.9 rating) – since “Ravenswood” (10/22/13) and the #4 cable TV drama launch overall of the past 12 months in 18-34 and 12-34 demos, behind only AMC’s “Fear the Walking Dead,” “Better Call Saul” and “Into the Badlands,” of which the latter two benefited from their “The Walking Dead” lead in.

* “Shadowhunters” generated 1.1 million total engagements yesterday across Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr and Twitter, ranking as the #2 entertainment TV show on the day, behind only “Pretty Little Liars,” beating out MTV’s veteran “Teen Wolf” (1.0 million) and delivering more than 25 times the engagements as the network’s “The Shannara Chronicles” (40,077).

* In the hour, “Shadowhunters” stood as the #1 cable TV telecast across 18-34 and 12-34 measures and was the #1 scripted original cable TV telecast in Adults 18-49 and Women 18-49.

Source: NTI, 1/12/16, Live + Same Day. Social Media Sources: ListenFirst.


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