By: Amanda Anderson-Niles
Former “Basketball Wives” star Evelyn Lozada was hoping to make right of her controversial reality television past with her positive reality show, and it turns out it was a huge success for OWN.
OWN writes the following in a press release:
On Saturday nights, OWN ranked as the night’s #1 ad-supported cable network among African-American W25-54. Saturday nights featured the top 2 original series on ad-supported cable among African-American women and total viewers: “Livin’ Lozada” and “Flex & Shanice.”
The season finales of both “Livin’ Lozada” and “Flex & Shanice” set ratings records for the night of 8/29/15, earning OWN the #1 spot on all of TV among African-American W25-54. At 9 p.m., “Livin’ Lozada,” which follows Evelyn Lozada (“Basketball Wives”) and her family, delivered series-high ratings across all key demos with a 0.86 W25-54 rating and 619,000 total viewers. The episode ranked as Saturday night’s #1 telecast on all of TV among African-American W25-54.