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Sep 6 2012, 02:24 PM
- June 14, 2007
- Favorite Current Daytime Soap Opera
- Favorite Soap Opera of All Time
- Favorite Primetime Soap Opera of All Time
- Melrose Place, Dallas, KL, Dynasty (tied)
THE EWING SAGA TRANSLATES WELL IN OTHER COUNTRIES
The premiere of TNT drama Dallas on Channel 5 in the UK is now the most successful UK debut of a series here in the states this season with a 5.1 rating/13 share and approximately 3-million viewers in its 9 p.m. time period on Wednesday, Sept. 5. Dallas built from the lead-in (Celebrity Big Brother) by 67 percent, the prior four-week time period average by 72 percent, and the year-ago time period average by a whopping 397 percent. And, comparably, the clan called Ewing outdelivered the premiere of Showtime’s Homeland on Channel 4 by 746,000 viewers.