7.7 Million Viewers Watched
BET’s scripted night of programming broke ratings records as millions tuned in on Tuesday, January 11 to watch the hour long cable debut of THE GAME at 10:00 p.m.* and the series premiere of LET’S STAY TOGETHER at 11:00 p.m.* THE GAME was the #1 ad-supported sitcom telecast in cable TV history. garnering 7.7 million total viewers and 4.87 coverage rating according to the
Nielsen Company and was the #1 THE GAME telecast on broadcast and cable ever. The premiere also ranks as the #2 telecast in BET history among viewers (behind BET AWARDS ’09).
These numbers prove that we Black people have the power effectuate change even in Hollywood! Kudos to BET for listening to us and taking such a huge risk….it paid off!