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DISCOVERY CHANNEL’S “SONS OF GUNS” DOMINATES AS THE #1 FRIDAY PRIME TIME PROGRAM IN CABLE FOR BOTH PERSONS AND MEN

New Episode Grabs 1.55 Million Viewers

April 29, 2013

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(Silver Spring, MD) Discovery Channel's SONS OF GUNS was the #1 cable program among Persons and Men 25-54 delivery, Persons and Men 18-49 and Men 18-34 delivery (excluding sports) on Friday, April 26th, 2013. In addition, Discovery Channel was the #1 non-sports cable network in Men 18-49 delivery.

SONS OF GUNS earned a 1.07 HH/0.96 P25-54/0.91 P18-49; 1.43 M25-54; 1.35 M18-49 and 1.36 M18-34 and delivered 1.55 million total viewers P2+. The series out-delivered multiple broadcast programs among M18-34 delivery including NBC's "Grimm," FOX's "Kitchen Nightmares," CBS' "Undercover Bosses" and "Blue Bloods" and ABC's "Happy Endings" and "20/20."

An all new episode of SONS OF GUNS premieres next Friday, May 3rd at 9 PM E/P on Discovery.

Source: Nielsen. NHI Calendar. 4/26/13. Live+SD AA% and AA (000).

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