Oprah and Lance Armstrong: The Worldwide Exclusive Proves Ratings Powerhouse
on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network (Canada)
-- Highest-rated show for the day across all Canadian English
Specialty Networks for all Adults and Women 25-54
-- Ratings peaked at over 838,000 (2+) viewers during the live
-- Part two will air LIVE tonight at 9 p.m. ET on OWN (Canada)
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TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - Oprah Winfrey's exclusive no-holds-barred
interview with Lance Armstrong, Oprah and Lance Armstrong: The Worldwide
Exclusive, led the Canadian English Specialty Networks on Thursday, January
17, drawing an average minute audience of 715,000 (2+) for part one of the
special episode of Oprah's Next Chapter at 9 p.m. ET on OWN: Oprah Winfrey
Network (Canada).Part two of the provocative interview will air LIVE tonight
at 9 p.m. ET on OWN (Canada).
Part one of the special was the highest-rated show for the day across all
Canadian English Specialty Networks for Adults 25-54. The special Oprah's Next
Chapter premiere episode marked the highest rated telecast in OWN (Canada)'s
history for all key demos.
Source: BBM Canada TV Meter, 01/17/2013 Overnight Data, Canadian English
Specialty, Total Canada, Ranker based on Average Minute Audience.
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About Oprah's Next Chapter
Oprah's Next Chapter is the primetime series featuring Oprah Winfrey as she
steps outside of the studio for riveting, enlightening and in-depth
conversations with newsmakers, celebrities, thought leaders and real-life
families. Oprah's Next Chapter is produced by Harpo Studios.
About OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network (Canada)
On March 1, 2011, OWN launched in over six million Canadian homes on what was
previously the VIVA channel. OWN is available in Canada through a license
agreement with OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.
About Corus Entertainment Inc.
Corus Entertainment Inc. is a Canadian-based media and entertainment company.
Corus is a market leader in specialty television and radio with additional
assets in pay television, television broadcasting, children's book publishing
and children's animation. The Company's multimedia entertainment brands
include YTV, Treehouse, Nickelodeon (Canada), ABC Spark, W Network, OWN: Oprah
Winfrey Network (Canada), CosmoTV, Sundance Channel (Canada), Movie Central,
HBO Canada, Nelvana, Kids Can Press and radio stations including CKNW AM 980,
99.3 The FOX, Country 105, 630 CHED, Q107 and 102.1 the Edge. Corus creates
engaging branded entertainment experiences for its audiences across multiple
platforms. A publicly traded company, Corus is listed on the Toronto Stock
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