BRAVO MEDIA’S “THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA” DELIVERS HIGHEST-RATED SEASON PREMIERE IN NETWORK HISTORY WITH OVER 3.8 MILLION TOTAL VIEWERS

Date: Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

NEW YORK – November 11, 2014 – Bravo Media delivers record ratings as “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” earned the network’s highest-rated season premiere ever with over 3.8 million total viewers and over 2.2 million P18-49, according to Nielsen.  Additionally, the episode marked double-digit growth, up 23 percent among total viewers and 24 percent among P18-49 from the prior season premiere (11/3/13). Driven by Sundaynight’s season seven premiere, Bravo was the #1 cable network during the 8pm hour among all key demos. Immediately following at 9pm, “Watch What HappensLive,” hosted by Andy Cohen with guest NeNe Leakes, delivered 2.6 million total viewers and 1.4 million P18-49.  

Bravo was the #1 most social reality network in prime with “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” being the #1 most social reality program of the night with 171,000 tweets. This marked Bravo’s most social season premiere since Nielsen SocialGuide began tracking social activity in October 2011.

NextSunday, November 16 at 8pm ET/PT, tune in to “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” as Kandi decides to buy her mother a new house down the street from hers, but Mama Joyce is up to her old tricks.  Meanwhile, Apollo shows up to Ayden’s dentist appointment, which catches Phaedra off guard as the extreme tension between her and Apollo continues.  It’s opening night for NeNe in Vegas, and the nerves are starting to kick in. Meanwhile, Cynthia celebrates her new-found sexiness with a fabulous party, purposely leaving some of the ladies off the guest list.  While the party is in full swing, Apollo shows up and drops a bomb that leaves everyone but Kenya in disbelief. For a sneak peek, visit: http://www.bravotv.com/the-real-housewives-of-atlanta/season-7/videos/can-kenya-get-her-groove-back 

“The Real Housewives of Atlanta” is produced by True Entertainment with Steven Weinstock, Glenda Hersh, Lauren Eskelin, Carlos King and Lorraine Haughton serving as Executive Producers.