New York [For Immediate Release—March 31, 2016] The season finale of HGTV’s Fixer Upper on March 29, at 9 p.m. ET/PT averaged a 1.64 live plus same day prime rating among viewers P25-54—the fifth highest-rated telecast in HGTV's history. The series also was the #1 cable program in primetime on Tuesday night among viewers P25-54. The total viewer average was more than 3.8 million during the hour.
The Fixer Upper steamroller also paved the way for new HGTV series Good Bones, starring mother/daughter home renovation and flipping duo Karen E Laine and Mina Starsiak—helping it deliver a .93 among viewers P25-54 and a 1.06 among W25-54. Total viewers averaged more than 2.1 million.
Fixer Upper's third season averaged a 1.34 live plus same day rating among viewers P25-54—the highest ratings ever for the series. Ratings among viewers P25-54 grew 34% over season two and, during its run, Fixer Upper was the #1 rated cable program for the Tuesday 9P-10P time period among upscale P25-54 and upscale W25-54. It now ranks as one of the highest-rated programs in HGTV's history among P25-54 ratings. More than 25 million total viewers tuned in to watch the series in its third season.
America’s leading home and lifestyle brand, HGTV features a top-rated cable network that is distributed to more than 96 million U.S. households and HGTV.com, the premier source for home-related inspiration, instruction and entertainment, attracts more than six million people each month. The brand also includes the HGTV HOME™ consumer products line which showcases exclusive collections of paint, flooring, furniture, plants, fabrics and other home-oriented products. For more information on HGTV HOME branded products and to find a retailer, go to www.hgtvhome.com. In partnership with Hearst Magazines, the HGTV Magazine, a home and lifestyle publication, is currently available on newsstands. Viewers can become fans of HGTV and interact with other home improvement enthusiasts through Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tenn., HGTV is owned by Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc. (SNI). Pictured: Chip and Joanna Gaines of Fixer Upper.