Nickelodeon TV Movie Event 'Drake & Josh Go Hollywood' Kicks Off the New Year with Huge Ratings, Premiering to 5.4 Million Total Viewers.Drake & Josh First TV Movie Delivers More Tweens than ABC's Rose Bowl
Saturday and Sunday Encore Telecasts Combined Draw More Than 10 Million Total Viewers
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In its premiere telecast on Friday, among all demos, the Drake & Josh Movie earned triple digit ratings gains and was the highest-rated live action program among tweens on Nick in seven years. With kids 6-11, the show averaged a 12.9/2.5 million viewers, up +153% over last year's like time period. Tweens tuned in full force, drawing a 10.7 rating T9-14, +289% above last year. It was the highest-rated show overall with tweens on broadcast and cable so far in 2006. And with kids 2-11, the show averaged a 10.2/3.3 million, +108% above last year, marking the highest live action telecast among kids 2-11 on Nick in eight years.
Kids came back to Nickelodeon for the encore telecasts of "Drake & Josh Go Hollywood." Both Saturday (January 7, 8-9:30 p.m. ET/PT) and Sunday (January 8, 7-8:30 p.m. ET/PT) nights attracted more than 10 million total viewers (P2+) -- 5.3 million on Saturday and 4.9 million on Sunday. The repeat performance on Saturday also marked the highest live action telecast for kids 2-11 in 10 years on Nickelodeon, earning a 10.5/3.4 million K2-11, up +133% versus last year's like time period. With kids 6-11, the Sat. telecast scored a 13.3/2.6 million K6-11, up +122% rating; and a 10.1/2.0 million tweens 9-14, up +156%. Sunday evening's performance earned a 11.9/2.4 million kids 6-11, up +49% versus last year; 10.7/2.2 million tweens 9-14 up +54%; and 9.0/2.9 million kids 2-11, up +47%.
In "Drake & Josh Go Hollywood," (Drake Bell), Josh (Josh Peck) and their little sis Megan (Miranda Cosgrove) embark on a raucous adventure in Los Angeles, mixing comedy and a nail-biting encounter with counterfeiting thieves -- all while they race the clock en route to Drake's big show biz break on MTV's TRL TRL
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Drake & Josh, which entered its third season in October and airs regularly with new episodes on Saturdays at 8:30 p.m. (ET/PT), ranks right behind Nickelodeon's Zoey 101 as broadcast and cable TV's second highest-rated live action show among tweens and is broadcast and cable's top rated live action series with kids 6-11 in fourth quarter 2005. Season three to date, the series is averaging a 5.9/1.2 million T9-14 rating, up +59% versus last year.*
The series and the TV movie come courtesy of executive producer/creator Dan Schneider (Zoey 101, The Amanda Show, All That, What I Like about You) and his Schneider's Bakery, Inc. Kids tune in to see singer-musician/ladies' man Drake routinely pull responsible Josh into shenanigans shenanigans
1. mischief or nonsense
2. trickery or deception [origin unknown] . As little sister Megan, Miranda Cosgrove always relishes hoodwinking them both. (Drake Bell and Miranda Cosgrove star in the November '05 feature-film release Yours, Mine and Ours from Paramount Pictures/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures/ Nickelodeon Movies/Columbia Pictures.)
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*(Source: Nielsen Media Research - 4Q05 - K6-11 and T9-14 Rankers Rankers are soils developed over non-calcareous material, usually rock. They are regarded in some soil classifications as lithomorphic soils, a group which also includes rendzinas, similar soils over calcareous material. )
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