January 31st, 2014

“THE SIXTIES: The British Invasion” Ranks #2 in Cable News Last Night

According to Nielsen Fast National data CNN’s Original Series THE SIXTIES: The British Invasion was #2 in cable news last night among total viewers during its 9pm, ET premiere telecast. 

The series topped both MSNBC and FOX combined among younger viewers (18-34) at 9pm.

At 10pm, THE SIXTIES: The British Invasion also outperformed MSNBC among both total viewers and 25-54.


CNN               1.098m total viewers / 305k 25-54 / 109k 18-34

MSNBC          1.074m / 357k / 34k

FOX                2.633m / 442k / 63k 


CNN               792k total viewers / 233k 25-54 / 51k 18-34

MSNBC          721k / 217k / 17k

FOX                1.620m / 321k / 64k

This episode is scheduled to re-air Saturday at 8pm/11pm, ET. 

Coming this May, THE SIXTIES will air on CNN with new episodes about other landmark events and extraordinary people which shaped our history and character as Americans – and changed the world.