Despite all the criticism from T.D. Jakes and the Christian community, it looks like the “Preachers of L.A.” reality show is doing pretty well.
Via Eurweb reports:
The series premiere of Oxygen’s new reality series, “Preachers of L.A.” delivered 1.1 million total viewers, which for Oxygen, is big numbers.
It marks the network’s strongest Wednesday season premiere ever according to Nielsen, and delivered Oxygen’s second highest rated series premiere among the targeted female 25-54 demo(426,000).
In the 10 p.m. hour, Oxygen was the #5 cable network among F25-54 and compared to the prior four week time period average, the series premiere saw triple digit growth, up 282 percent in total viewers.
Also, “Preachers of L.A.” was the No. 2 most social cable reality program and #3 most social reality program in primetime with #PreachersofLA trending in the U.S. on Twitter during the premiere.
The first episode was made available on VOD and Oxygen.com a week early and garnered over 180,000 full episode streams and over 1.1 million page views since the launch of the show site (6/27/13).