Part One of HISTORY’S® Miniseries Event Starring Academy Award Winner® Adrien Brody
is Cable’s Top Miniseries Premiere of the Year and History.com’s Best Movie Premiere of 2014
NEW YORK, NY – September 2, 2014 –Part one of HISTORY’s miniseries event HOUDINI starring Academy Award® winner Adrien Brody as The Great Harry Houdini, mesmerized 3.7 million Total Viewers last night, making it cable’s number one miniseries premiere of 2014. HOUDINI, which follows the epic tales of the master escape artist as he emerges as the world’s first bonafide superstar, also averaged averaged 1.5 million Adults 25-54 viewers and 1.2 million Adults 18-49 viewers in its 9:00pm time period, according to Nielsen Fast Cable Ratings.
At History.com, HOUDINI ranks as the site’s best scripted premiere of 2014 for visits, and top three of all time, trailing only The Bible and Hatfields & McCoys (source: Adobe Analytics).
Houdini concludes tonight at 9/8c.